Varkala Beach, Varkala

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Relax on the scenic sands of Varkala Beach, noted for having the only cliff on the Arabian seaside and boasting natural mineral springs. Take a dip in the clean, blue water--which according to local beliefs washes away all sins--sunbathe, or take a peaceful stroll along the sand. Climb the steps to the top of the cliff, which features a paved, coconut palm-fringed road, to enjoy a picturesque view of the beach. To plan Varkala vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.
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  • The beach is cool and not so dirty like others. No much litter. The blues is feast to eyes. Mostly visited by foreigners.  more »
  • You need to get down for more than 50 steps from the cliff to reach the beach. the steps are in bad shape and very slippery. some improvement are to be done.  more »
  • The Varkala beach is nice place for to be visiting.It's so beautiful to seeing.we are so enjoyed and it's a correct spot to see the sunrise and sunset...  more »
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  • One of the best Beach in Kerala... Good view in the morning and in the evening.. A very good selection for a holiday visiting.. lots of parking facilities.. so many restaurants and hotels are located near to this beach.. Foreigners are very interested in visiting here..
  • Nice beach.. not much crowded. Anyway... Nice spot to chill. Don't go at mid day.. you will get fried out of ⛅ sun
  • The beach is very beautiful lying adjacent to Varkala cliff. There are plenty of resorts, restaurants and shopping places at the cliff. The resorts offer a beautiful view of the sea. The sunsets are breathtaking. The beach is really clean and great for evening walks. The beach is a must visit while in Varkala.
  • One of the most beautiful beaches of India or the No. 1 beach of India. It's really very beautiful and peaceful. It's located in Varkala near the cliff. You can also enjoy paragliding of you're an adventure sports lover. The charge varies from season to season that is basically ₹1500-₹3000 per 15 mins. The restaurants and shops are also near by to taste the local delicious cuisine of Varkala. Obviously the sea food is a must try. Everything that you need for a beach vacation is available here in the local shops. The beach is really very clean. There are a few restricted area in beach which you should avoid. There are lifeguard and signs to give warning about the restricted areas. Long time no sea......Try Varkala :)
  • One of the best beaches in Kerala is Varkala beach ,the view from the cliff is breathtaking..u can bath in this sea safely.. proper security guard will give u warning if u go deep into sea so it's safe to bath here.. overall it's very clean beach but tourist people and inhabitants deposit their household waste here and there but considerably to lesser extent ,stray dogs are there but don't worry about them they won't disturb Ur trip, plenty of hotels to stay and many restaurants,bars are available in the cliff....over all u can spend a weekend here very nicely and safely
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