Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach, Varkala

3.8
#2 of 8 in Outdoors in Varkala
Dip yourself and wash away your sins at Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach, a long stretch of yellow sand along the shore of the Arabian Sea believed to purify one’s soul. The cliffs behind the beach, the only area in south Kerala where cliffs are found adjacent to the sea, are covered with lush greenery and occasional palm tree on the beach provides the shade. These limestone formations also feature numerous water spouts and spas used in Hindu religious rituals. Take a stroll, observe religious ceremonies at the site where poojas are held for the departed souls or catch surf. Make Papasnanam Beach/Varkala Beach a part of your Varkala vacation plans using our Varkala route builder site .
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  • Exciting beach for kids and young ones. Shallow water,calm ,and clean.with life gaurd.it is 90 steps down from the cliff  more »
  • Great place for sunset.. Most popular international tourist destination.. Famous for swimming and sunbathing.. lots of Foreigners..Team of lifeguards always caring.. Picturesque views from the Cliff.....  more »
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