Best Things To Do in Varkala, India

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  1. # 1 of 15 Things To Do in Varkala | Added 856 times in trip plans
    Varkala Beach

    Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Address: Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695141

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Pristine beach with sparkling blue water, that’s Varkala beach for you! One of the major tourist attractions in Varkala, Kerala, the Varkala beach is a spot you should head to if you want to spe...Read more

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    Vishnu Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Varkala, Kerala 695141

    Timings: 04:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    If you’re religious enough and love to explore religions and mythologies, then Janardhana Swami Temple will surely suit your taste. Built way back in 12th century, this structure still stands ta...Read more

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    Kappil Beach And Lake

    Tags: Beach, Lake

    Address: Kappil Beach, Kerala

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    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 th...Read more

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    Papanasam Beach

    Tags: Beach, Walking Area

    Address: Varkala, Kerala 695141

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Another popular beach in Varkala, the Papanasam beach is also a famous beach in which Hindu death rituals are performed. This one’s beauty enhances when the sun sets and there is cool breeze. Yo...Read more

  5. # 5 of 15 Things To Do in Varkala | Added 865 times in trip plans
    Sivagiri

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Sivagiri Rd, Varkala, Kerala 695145

    If you want to switch off from the hustle and bustle of your normal life and want to be at peace, then Sivagiri is the right place. Dedicated to Shree Narayan Guru, Sivagiri Ashram also has open halls...Read more

  6. # 6 of 15 Things To Do in Varkala | Added 231 times in trip plans
    Anchuthengu And Anjengo Fort

    Tags: Historical Site, Fort

    Address: Anchuthengu, Kerala 695309

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    If you’re into history, then Anjengo fort is a place where you can spend a couple of hours unraveling the good old time. Once an important site for the British Empire, the fort, today stands tal...Read more

  7. # 7 of 15 Things To Do in Varkala | Added 205 times in trip plans
    Ponnumthuruthu Island

    Tags: Outdoors, Island

    Address: Panayil Kadavu Road, Vakkom, Kerala 695312

    Love photography? Want to explore the unexplored? Want to visit a place which is no less than a hidden gem? Well, Ponnumthuruthu Island will satisfy all such craving of yours. The location is great, h...Read more

  8. # 8 of 15 Things To Do in Varkala | Added 26 times in trip plans
    Varkala Lighthouse

    Tags: Light House, View Point

    Address: Anchuthengu, Kerala 695309

    Timings: 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    Beach is fine, but if there is a lighthouse, the uniqueness of that particular beach reaches new heights. Climb up some 250 odd stairs and get bowled over by the stunning panoramic view of the humongo...Read more

  9. # 9 of 15 Things To Do in Varkala | Added 190 times in trip plans
    Varkala Aquarium

    Tags: Aquarium

    Address: Varkala, Kerala 695311

    Timings: 09:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Are kids travelling with you to Varkala? Are you wondering what exactly are the attractions specifically for kids, then no worries! Varkala Aquarium in Varkala is a perfect place to go on a date with ...Read more

  10. # 10 of 15 Things To Do in Varkala | Added 365 times in trip plans
    Cafe Del Mar

    Address: Near North Cliff, Varkala, Kerala

    Timings: 07:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    Its quite under rated as it should be among top 5 restaurants/cafes in Varkala. Food is very nice, so is service. Decent Choice for Vegetarians, nice coffee. They normally play nice music and has one ...Read more

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    Akhil Beach Resort Pvt Ltd. Image
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    Address: North Cliff, Varkala, Trivandrum, Kerala 695141, India

    Google Reviews
    Mohammed Yaashin

    Excellent stay.. Friendly Staffs, well maintained Cottages with ample space inside the room. Swimming pool adds advantage to the resort.. Worth visiting and a great stay guaranteed..

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    Address: Thiruvambadi Rd, Varkala, Kerala 695141, India

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Siva Kumar

    Ultimate Destination to Hang Out with friends and family 👪 & you'll enjoy the Best Sea View Cottages at Reasonable prices 👌🏻 Just give a try 👍🏻 It's Worth it. Food's are too good & tast...

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  14. # 14 of 15 Things To Do in Varkala | Added 2 times in trip plans
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    Address: Janardhanapuram, Varkala, Kerala 695141, India

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Sumit Prasad

    Decent location...does not overlook the beach directly. Not happy with the food. Not a 5 star experience. Good pool though

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    Timings: 24-hrs Details