Way up the east coast of Tamil Nadu, just out of the Sri Lankan swell shadow is Pondicherry and Auroville, steep beaches and a few jetty breaks that can get good in big monsoon swells.

Rates a 4 for both crowds and consistency.

  • Low to Mid Tide
  • Peaky Beachbreak
  • Sand
  • E - S
  • Westerly
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