Mahe is the flavour of Kerala of Puducherry. Situated near the western part of Kerala on the Malabar Coast of the Arabian Sea. Mahe is about 630 kms from Puducherry by road, 704 kms from Chennai by rail. Mahe is bounded on the south-west by the Arabian sea on the north by river Ponniyar (Moolakadavu) and on the other sides by a stretch of calcareous hills of medium height which are linked to the ghats by a series of wooded hillocks.
Total area of the region is 9 sq.kms. The river Mahe, which flows towards the west divides the region into two distinct parts. Mahe town like south of river Mahe near its juncture wit the sea. The small land its every nook and corner has got its own wonderful story to tell which keeps your eyes wild with awe and excitement. Main languages spoken in the region are Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu.