Places To Visit In Auroville

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Here are the top 10 tourist attractions to see in Auroville:

1. Matrimandir


Must Visit

Matrimandir

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1 out of 10
Places To Visit in Auroville

Matrimandir, which is the Sanskrit word for 'Temple of The Mother', is the most important edifice of the Auroville township in Pondicherry. Located just in the middle of Auroville in a large open area known as 'Peace', Matrimandir is fondly known as the 'soul of the city' and holds crucial spiritual...

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2. Auroville Beach


Must Visit

Auroville Beach

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5 kms
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Places To Visit in Auroville

Auroville Beach, also known as the Auro Beach is located in Pondicherry. It is a part of the Auroville Ashram and is situated about 10 kilometres away. The beach is about 12 kilometres away from Pondicherry and lies on the right-hand side of East Coast Road. Auro Beach is one of the most popular bea...

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3. Cinema Paradiso

Cinema Paradiso

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10 kms
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3 out of 10
Places To Visit in Auroville

The Multimedia Centre (MMC) of Auroville, also known as Cinema Paradiso, is a 120 seat theatre in Auroville where films are screened on a regular basis, almost every night. Several times a year, thematic film festivals are held.

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4. Botanical Garden

Botanical Garden

2 kms
from city center

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4 out of 10
Places To Visit in Auroville

Botanical Garden at Auroville was established to celebrate and preserve the beauty and diversity of nature and nurture its relationship with the humankind. The 44-acre botanical garden is home to 250 different tree species divided into 15 beautiful gardens. The green zone offers a rejuvenating envir...

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Top Hotels in Auroville

  • La Villa

    Staring from INR 10,500

  • Palais De Mahe - CGH Earth

    Staring from INR 14,063

  • Pondicherry Executive Inn

    Staring from INR 1,500

5. Forests

Forests

2 kms
from city center

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5 out of 10
Places To Visit in Auroville

Forests in and around Auroville are maintained by the Forest Group who are actively involved in restoring and protecting the biodiversity, conserving water, protecting the soil and educating locals on the environment. The forests expand over 70 acres of land that was neglected and left to erode till...

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6. Savitri Bhavan

Savitri Bhavan

1 kms
from city center

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6 out of 10
Places To Visit in Auroville

Savitri Bhavan is a centre of spiritual education which functions on the vision and the teachings of Aurobindo and the mother. The core of this system is Aurobindo's mantric epic ÐSavitriÓ and was established to nurture and promote Aurobindo's vision, his work and his life. The Bhavan houses a Pictu...

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7. Peace Tables

Peace Tables

1 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Auroville

The Peace Tables were crafted by a master of woodwork George Nakashima as a symbol of peace and harmony for the humankind. There are a total of six Peace Tables made from the wood of 300-year-old Eastern Black Walnut Trees, one of which is kept in the Hall of Peace in Auroville since 1996. Meditatio...

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8. Cultural Pavilions

Cultural Pavilions

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from city center

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Places To Visit in Auroville

Cultural Pavilions provide a window to know and understand the ways of life of different cultures in the world. It has been designed to bring out the true spirit of each country and inculcate a sense of respect for their culture. Auroville represents about 50 nations and the pavilion groups organise...

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9. Kala Kendra

Kala Kendra

1 kms
from city center

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9 out of 10
Places To Visit in Auroville

Kala Kendra is a famous hub for all art activities in the country and actively encourages artists to exhibit or demonstrate their art through shows, exhibitions and workshops. Artists_can stay with the community in Auroville and work with them to share and gain knowledge on the subject through their...

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10. Bodhi Beach

Bodhi Beach

5 kms
from city center

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10 out of 10
Places To Visit in Auroville

Bodhi Beach is a serene beach apt for leisurely strolls along the golden shoreline, for a swim or for surfing in the beautiful Bay of Bengal. Its proximity to the main town make it a perfect spot to unwind and relax.

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