Kappil Beach And Lake, Varkala

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  • Address: Kappil Beach, Kerala, Varkala, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Beach, Family And Kids, Lake
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About Kappil Beach And Lake, Varkala

Located just 6 kilometres from the Varkala town, lies Kappil Beach and Lake. Both the lake and beach are scenic and also crowd’s favourites. The beach is the point where the Kappil lake meets the Arabian sea. This point is one of the unique places in Kerala where you can actually see the difference between lake water and seawater. Make sure you carry your camera in order to capture this unique experience. When in Nakki Lake, you can also indulge in some boating as many hour long boat tours are organised here.

Kappil Beach And Lake Information

  • Nudity is not allowed in Kerala, hence dress modestly.
  • Don’t litter around and keep the surroundings clean.
  • Beware of pickpockets and take care of your belongings.

Kappil Beach And Lake Opening and Closing Hours

  • Avoid visiting the beach, late night.

How To reach Kappil Beach And Lake by Public Transport

  • Buses from the Kappil H S bus station, hired taxis and cars.

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  • What a lovely place! Wish to visit again and again. We noticed this place on the way to Varkala. Very soon we got down here. Such an awesome place to hang out with your loved ones. A river and sea meets here and converges. Water is shallow and very very clean so that you can sense the depth of the river. What a lovely place!

  • Luxury is anything that feels special. I mean, it can be a moment, it can be a walk on the beach, it could be a kiss from your child, or it could be a beautiful picture frame, a special fragrance. I think luxury doesn't necessarily have to mean expensive. Positive vibes here.... enjoyed a lot.... loved this 😘😘😘😘

  • Beautiful place. Enjoyed completely. The view of the beach and the lake is mesmerising. An out of the world experience. You can see the beach on one side and the lake on the other side. A very good option for a family picnic. Children will really enjoy the place. Cant be missed if you are in Trivandrum.

  • The Kappil Beach is situated 7 km away from Varkala. Located close to the capital city of Thiruvananthapuram, people come here to enjoy the scenic backwaters and the various water sports options. One gets to view both the backwaters and a beach at the same exact location. It is a peaceful area with ample chances to simply relax or take a comforting boat ride. A drive along the coastal road is also a tranquil way to experience the view. PLEASE NOTE: Yet, not much attention has been paid to creating infrastructure and recreational facilities for those who throng the beaches.

  • One of the best places on earth. Loved walking in there in the morning. Local authorities should put an extra in the general up keeping of the place...

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