Botanical Gardens located at Puducherry (Pondicherry), India. Opening from 10 am to 5 pm (Daily). Botanical Gardens of Pondicherry is the French-style front gate in contrast with the Old Tamil Town around. Pruned trees, flower beds, fountains and gravel lined paths were places inside this gate, somewhere back in 1826. By 1831, the Botanical Garden saw enormous positive changes. Perottet is said to be the hero behind the resurrection of this garden. The French later planted exotic plants and flowers from all around the world. The musical fountain show in the evenings of weekends makes Botanical Garden look even more enchanting.