Chunnambar is an ideal picnic spot at Ariyankuppam
, 6 km from Pondicherry Town
. It is famous for its scenic backwaters and long sea shore called the Plage Paradiso
The Water sports centre located here has facilities for swimming, kayaking, yachting, boating, wind-surfing and playing beach volleyball. There are tree top houses and a multi-cuisine restaurant for accommodation and dining needs.
Chunnambar is on the Cuddalore
main route. Pondicherry Railway Station
is the nearest railhead.