Chunnambar Boat House is located in Chunnambar, about 7 km from the town of Pondicherry. It is located on the banks of River Chunnambar, just few meters before it joins Bay of Bengal. The boat house provides motor boats for rent and visitors can go around the river. Visitors can also take the boat ride to visit Paradise Beach, a calm and pristine golden-white sand beach.


Visitors waiting for free boats

View from the river

The views during the boat ride on River Chunnambar are amazing. The colorful bridge of the national highway built on top of the river will catch your eye. The surrounding coconut gardens on either side of the river provide a spectacular views.


Chunnambar also has Chunnambar Beach and Backwater Resort that is run by Pondicherry Tourism Department. It offers various eco-friendly accommodation options along with organizing several water sports. It also provides various small entertainment options for visitors. Tree top houses are very popular among visitors. Imagine watching the early morning sunrise, or a river joining the sea, all by sitting safely on top of a tree 🙂

Tree top house

Entry to Boat House




Chunambar Boat House

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Distance Chart

From Distance (in km)
Chennai 160
Bangalore 320
Madurai 335
Coimbatore 385



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