Mahe (Mayyazhi)

Mahe is a tiny pocket in the west coast of India, situated geographically in Kerala and politically in the Union Territory of Pondicherry, the erstwhile French colony in India. (Establishment Françoise dans l’Inde) the French called Mahe ‘Jolie Petite Ville’, (Picturesque little town).

The territory of Pondicherry also comprises, three precious pearls – Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam. Mahe, with its green cover, wherein the lingua franca is Malayalam is like a jewel on the estuary of a river.


For Air Travel

 Mangalore 162 Kms
 Ernakulam     248 Kms
 Trivandrum 355 Kms




Distances by rail to Mahe

 Chennai (Madras)    743 Kms
 Coimbatore  246 Kms
 Kozhikkode (Calicut)  60   Kms
 Vatakara (Badagara)      13   Kms
 Thalassery(Thalassery)  09   Kms
 Kannur (Canannore) 30   Kms