Varkala Beach

Varkala Beach, Varkala Town: Address, Varkala Beach Reviews: 4.5/5

Varkala Beach
4.5
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The Odyssey Diaries
Kerala, India19 contributions
Must Visit Place in Trivandrum
Mar 2021
A must visit place in Trivandrum. The beach has an amazing view, especially in evenings. The view of beach and sea from the cliff is just awesome. There are many descent cafes and restaurants at cliff, where we can chill while enjoying the beautiful view of sea from the top of the cliff.
Written 3 August 2021
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Vishal
Chandigarh, India195 contributions
Beautiful and Clean
Feb 2021 • Friends
Beautiful Beach. Varkala has been amongst the less travelled tourist destinations of India. Though the tourists are increasing nowadays. Beach is clean but waves are strong so swimming is not recommended almost throughout the year.
Written 13 February 2021
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kbbc2018
Croydon, UK19 contributions
Everyday
Feb 2021 • Solo
Beware of local customs after all it's a holy beach .White tourist like to take advantage of friendly locals, and they walk about in bikinis not polite .There is plenty of room further down were locals don't do funeral ceremonies.
Written 8 February 2021
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T&J
Los Angeles, CA253 contributions
Stunning views, warm but rough sea
Feb 2020
Stunning views from the cliffside above. Beautiful beach with warm water. This was my favorite in Kerala. Great shops and restaurants on the path, high above, overlooking the beach. A bit touristy, lots of yoga students and practitioners. Good vibes but also lots of heavy selling to tourists. Great place to pick up any forgotten yoga gear or some spiritual beach reading. There is garbage on the cliffside but this is common in India, where waste management is lacking. Therefore, that thing brushing up against your leg in the ocean is probably a piece of plastic or refuse from a bag of chips, rather than a fish. The water and tides can be quite rough, at times, so it is best to stay near the shore.
Written 27 January 2021
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Ambu A
Varkala Town, India6 contributions
A relaxation point
Dec 2020 • Solo
First time in sunrise restaurant at varkala cliff and you have to go! It’s the cutest little spot with amazing food. The chicken or beaf items is to die for. It was fire!! The service we received was so amazing and we will definitely be back again. They made us feel welcomed and gave us an amazing experience.
Written 8 December 2020
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Pranay
Pune, India2 contributions
Best beach
Dec 2019 • Solo
The beach was calm! Water was really clean and someplaces had surfing available also.
There was only a moderate croud at most. Most people stayed on the cliff in the sea facing restaurants!
Written 31 August 2020
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The Odyssey Diaries
Kerala, India19 contributions
Must visit beach in Kerala
Feb 2020 • Solo
If you love beaches, you should definitely visit Varkala beach. The main attraction here is the cliff. It's very easy to reach here. Varkala Sivagiri railway station is within two kilometers range and bus services are available to here. And also it's an easy access from National Highway 66.
Written 14 August 2020
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Pramod skandha
Mysuru (Mysore), India65 contributions
Mini goa
Jul 2019 • Solo
The beach is very beautiful and most of foreign people visit here and it has ample of hostel and hotel.And you will find all variety of food. Please do visit on the way to trivndrum from Kochi.
Written 11 June 2020
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Alan F
Melrose, UK55 contributions
Good natural beach, busy but never over crowded.
Jan 2020
Came here with my kids twenty two years ago. It is still as beautiful.
Great waves but be careful as they can be get big.
You can get access down by steps at the cliff top or via the town part of Varkala. Both are good.
Written 26 May 2020
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dharma s
15 contributions
Manu
Apr 2020 • Couples
Very good place and very good beach and nice and friendly national and foriegn community .Most people speak English and very helping nature and respect to turists
Written 25 April 2020
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