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Varkala Beach

Varkala 695141, India
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Best beach in India after Goa

As you all know it is one of the best beach in India you won't get disappointed if visiting Varkala... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
via mobile
One of the finest beach in Kerala. Clean & neat.

Clean & neat beach where we can enjoy in water with kids too. Lot of resorts, restaurants, bar... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vineesh W
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“the cliff” (419 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (116 reviews)
“black beach” (39 reviews)
Varkala 695141, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As you all know it is one of the best beach in India you won't get disappointed if visiting Varkala beach , full of adventures beautiful view and facilities. Foreigners, I highly recommend varkala beach for you guyz coz of the facilities that will satisfy...More

Thank Aarth619
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean & neat beach where we can enjoy in water with kids too. Lot of resorts, restaurants, bar facilities are there. So many shopping centers with cultural & others. Good for tourists. There is a top view of beach after some more distance from main...More

Thank Vineesh W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's among the best beaches in kerala and is much cleaner than other beaches here. They have loads of restaurants you can eat at and also gift shops to get souvenirs on the cliff side. The view is amazing and so serene. Sip on a...More

Thank Sherin A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very long beach. One can enjoy the beauty of Arabian sea here. Not very good in monsoons as water is more violent this time.

Thank AnkitJain1368
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Varkala Beach are long running with great beaches. Sometimes one can see fisherman doing there challenging job not always with the latest tools and infrastructure. Hard working and Great people!!!

1  Thank rassarha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is very clean and safe provides excellent view of the sun set you can see both the cliffs and beaches here.

Thank indian1947
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Varkala Beach , 50 kms away from Trivandrum Airport is certainly a beach to visit if you are a beach lover. This beach is very popular with foreign tourists and the cliff overseeing the vast sea is a spectacular sight. Walk on the cliff is...More

Thank Rajagopal B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent new year's eve here, 2017. One of the best beaches in south India hands down. And it is a must visit place especially during new years, because the entire cliff is lit and it looks nothing short of amazing.

Thank Devan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This scenic hidden gem beach is on the coastal line of Kerala, 50 km from trivendrum city. This place is not much popular among indian traveller. 90 % tourist are foreigner and restaurant offer mostly continental foods catering to foreigner. However if you love serenity,...More

Thank sanjayvora45
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed infornt of this beach in hindustan beach retreat hotel.i would reffer improvement like there should be a big thrash bins in beach areas,also rituals happening infront of the beach should be removed from there and shifted somewhere else as we found difficult while...More

Thank naveengosh
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Questions & Answers
22 July 2017|
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Response from Vineesh W | Reviewed this property |
At present in July its not good. I had visited last week. But the water is not in good condition. Also restrictions for swimming. I think its better from November.
10 June 2017|
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Response from Parthasarathi2016 | Reviewed this property |
I saw people renting. But as I did not do it myself, not sure.sorry.
10 June 2017|
Response from MegzZoomer | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure of this but I've seen other water activity essentials given on rent.