"Little Slice of Heaven"

A Town in Kerala, India

Interest Measure for Varkala

Ideal time to stay:  2 - 4 days

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Height(Altitude) of Varkala from sea level:  157 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  8.7330042°N, 76.7170000°E
Ecosystem:  Hill , Coast , Lake  

Food, Culture and Language at Varkala

Food Availability:  South Indian, Continental 
Regional Language:  Malayalam
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)

Why travel Varkala?

Let the beautiful coastal town of Varkala melt your worries and tensions away. Varkala’s peaceful seaside cliffs adjoin the Arabian Sea, setting the scene for several water spouts and wellness spas. The waters lapping at Papanasam beach are considered to have holy, sin-cleansing properties, and the nearby Ayurveda treatment centre will cleanse what the ocean missed.
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4 Places to visit and Things to do in Varkala

Varkala Beach at Varkala

Varkala Beach

Varkala beach is a beautiful beach along two cliffs,north and south. The beach is clean and clear and is flocked by foreigners and local pilgrims. The sun, sand and sea beach wonderful for a lazy stroll and a sun bath, the water ideal for swimmers in the safe stretch marked by flags
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 3 hours
Varkala Cliff at Varkala

Varkala Cliff

#Picnic spot
Varkala beach is a beautiful beach along two cliffs, North and South. North cliff is more happening with cafes and hotels and market than south cliff which is more laidback. You can also enjoy paragliding at the North cliff.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 4 hours
Kappil Lake at Varkala

Kappil Lake

Kappil lake is one of the best place where you can find the sea and a backwater lake which is divided by a small road. It's very calm and quiet sight seeing place where you can go for a visit those who seek a peaceful evening. This place is blessed with the unique natural beauty. The sunset view is the event that adds one more point to the beauty of this place
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 2 hours
Janardhana Swami Temple at Varkala

Janardhana Swami Temple

This temple has to be reached by climbing steps and typical old Kerelite temple. A ancient temple of lord vishnu where about one lac diyas are lit in the evening. It is not crowded, you can sit peacefully to meditate in the most divine atmosphere.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 3 hours

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Content of this page was last updated at Aug 28, 2016