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Auroville Visitors Center

Auroville Main Rd, Auroville 605101, India
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This is the reception centre for people who wish to visit Auroville (Global Village) The people are... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
VinM_9
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Indore
Auroville visitors Centre

This is the place people has to come before going to Matri Mandir. People can see the video of the... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
PSChanda
,
Pondicherry, India
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  • Average23%
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“organic food” (3 reviews)
“kitchen ware” (2 reviews)
“identity card” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Auroville Main Rd, Auroville 605101, India
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"identity card"
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"starting point"
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"must visit place"
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"pottery"
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"philosophy"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the reception centre for people who wish to visit Auroville (Global Village) The people are friendly and they advice you well

Thank VinM_9
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

This is the place people has to come before going to Matri Mandir. People can see the video of the Matri Mandir, the history and construction , and purpose are shown here. You have to take pass for Matri Mandir. For pld and disabled people...More

Thank PSChanda
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

The Auroville Visitors Center is a 300 m walk from the parking lot. This place provides all the required information about Auroville. The history, the culture, the rules, bookings & inquiry, etc. The free passes to visit the Matrimandir view point are also available from...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I am not sure why tripadvisor has a separate entry for this. Visitor center is where you land up once you have parked your car. This place has information for visiting the golden sphere. You need to book and take an appointment if you want...More

Thank yvj123
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived at this place after a short walk from the parking area. This is a cool little place with a very pleasant middle aged lady at the desk. The hall contained a photo exhibition of Auroville. It was tastefully but sparsely decorated. Our purpose...More

Thank ashok45
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

This is the first stop for any tourist looking to have a peep. You can book your slot for the Matrimandir here, have some really good pizza (Right Path Cafe!) and just browse though some beautiful made-in-Auroville souveniers.

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

If you visit Auroville this should be one of your firsts stops. Here you can get some information about Auroville and also can make an appointment to visit the Matrimandir. The Shops here are typical tourist shops and compared to indie standards overpriced, like nearly...More

Thank Dirch1338
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The Auroville in pondi is beautiful landscape that hosts the matti mandir along with a huge hgreen patch !!!lots of lovely flowers and galleries exist within .Couple of cafes along with great shopping options exist !!!!

Thank abhi_newalkar
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

I remember this place for peace, quite very nice trees and indian people. I love India, Pondicherry and stay in Auroville it was my dream for 10 years. I visited matrimandir and other shop too. thanks Mere and Sri Aurobindo.

1  Thank Liza B
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

The center is a mix of coffee bar, locally made goods in small shops and information center where you can watch a film. A small auditorium with step seating but it will not start until there are enough and the lady thinks its worth while...More

Thank Sally J
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