Varkala Beach

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  • Address: Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695141, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Food And Drinks, Restaurant, Entertainment, Family And Kids, Games

Varkala Beach - Review

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 spend some calm and quaint time. Moreover, there are lifeguards on the beach for the safety of tourists. There are many restaurants and food stalls for some quick munching. If you want to indulge in some meditation, or do yoga, sunbathe or play games with your friends and family, then Varkala beach is the ultimate destination.

Varkala Beach Information

  • Don’t litter on the beach and keep the surroundings clean.
  • Nudity is not allowed here and hence dress modestly.

Varkala Beach Hours

  • Anytime before it’s dark is suitable to visit Varkala Beach.

How To reach Varkala Beach by Public Transport

  • Buses from Kappil HS Bus Station, hired taxis and cars.

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TripHobo Highlights for Varkala Beach

  • Varkala Beach Address: Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695141, India
  • Varkala Beach Timing: 24-hrs
  • Varkala Beach Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Varkala Beach(preferred time): 01:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Varkala Beach: 02:30 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Varkala Beach

  • 95% of people who visit Varkala include Varkala Beach in their plan

  • 40.4% of people start their Varkala Beach visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs 30 Minutes to see Varkala Beach

Monday, Thursday and Sunday

62.94% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Varkala Beach

People normally club together Papanasam Beach and Varkala Aquarium while planning their visit to Varkala Beach.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Varkala Beach, Varkala Reviews

  • Good location for spending leisure time. Make sure you reach there at the time of sunrise or sunset else you may miss a great time there. Little messy on weekends and holidays. Authentic Kerala cuisine food available on food spots near the beach.

  • One of the popular beaches in India. It has nice views. If you visit early in the morning or at twilight time, you will be amazed. Excellent beach to play in the water. If you have a DSLR, you can experience the best photography. Best time will be right after the rainy season. Mid September to January is the best time to visit this place. Highly recommended for family and groups with friends.

  • Beautiful beach with lots of fun activities like horse riding ,para gliding etc on a usual day. Surroundrd with many hotels and Restaurant with finger licking good sea food. A must visit when you are at Varkala.

  • Varkala beach is nice. A serene place which you can totally baffle which is so compact but fully packed to immerse you with the sea... It is a calm place to enjoy the beach over the cliff and alleyway to enjoy fresh sea food in candlelight at night. Best time to visit is from August to January. There food is also nice

  • One of the best Beach in Kerala... Good view in the morning and in the evening.. A very good selection for a holiday visiting.. lots of parking facilities.. so many restaurants and hotels are located near to this beach.. Foreigners are very interested in visiting here..

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