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“Great atmosphere in the evening.”
Review of Varkala Beach

Ranked #1 of 23 things to do in Varkala
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Wurzburg, Germany
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Great atmosphere in the evening.”
Reviewed 30 August 2012

At sunset the local people and tourists of India are gathering at this place and enjoy themselves. It is fun to watch this.

Visited August 2012
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Mumbai
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218 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
“Clean beach with less crowd”
Reviewed 26 August 2012

Bette than more popular beached in kerala. The only thing to be careful about is the strong currents in the beach

Visited August 2012
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Bengaluru, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“A Different beach”
Reviewed 20 August 2012

The Varkala beach down below is not that special, kind of less than ordinary beach.. the sand is little blackish. But if you want to stay in Varkala, I would suggest stay in the many options available on the cliff overlooking the ocean. 3-4 type of business ventures fill the cliff, 1. Ayurveda message 2. Accommodation 3. Restaurants with fresh sea food 4. Gift and dress shops. The view from the cliff of ocean was breath taking as in India I had never visited such beach and they are not that much in number too. You can sit on the cliff in one of the restaurants sip coffee and watch as the sun goes down. Its really beautiful, and this time I just visited the place, but next time I may stay on the cliff for some days. Definitely recommend visiting this.

Visited November 2011
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chichester
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54 reviews
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“Photogenic from afar”
Reviewed 19 August 2012

The current here is vicious. You really cannot swim. The cliff stride was strewn with rubbish in places - a bit depressing.

Visited August 2012
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New Delhi, India
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“cliff hanging beautiful beach”
Reviewed 19 August 2012

peaceful beach.. we went during monsoon, so its length wasn't really visible.. it has very beautiful black sand and strong waves.. With a cliff hanging over it makes it just more lavish

Visited August 2012
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