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About Varkala
Varkala is a lovely seaside town in the Trivandrum district. It is the only town in Kerala with 15 m high cliffs overlooking the Arabian Sea. Varkala’s growing popularity is because of its hippies and laid-back lifestyle. Varkala tourism features pristine lakes, lush green hills, ancient shrines, and Ayurveda resorts. It impresses with its dramatic landscape, golden sand, and captivating shoreline.

Varkala is a true Indian coastal paradise. The city’s attractions range from natural wonders like Varkala Cliff and Varkala Beach to ancient Anchuthengu and Anjengo Fort ruins, serene Kappil Lake, and historical Sivagiri Mutt. Vishnu Temple, Janardana Swami Temple, Chilakoor Beach, Varkala Lighthouse are other must-sees in Varkala.

Varkala City offers a variety of activities for a memorable vacation. While aquatic activities include scuba diving, banana boating, parasailing, and jet skiing. The traditional Kathakali dance performances at local festivals are absolutely exciting. Photography at the Varkala cliffs is something not to miss. Yoga classes and Ayurvedic treatments make your holiday rejuvenating. Summer in Varkala is the hottest season from March to June. It draws visitors for the 10-day Arattu Festival in March or April. The monsoon season begins in July and lasts until September, with temperatures ranging from 24°C to 29°C, which is quite pleasant. Varkala is best between November and February, the winter season. The mild weather and clear skies draw most tourists to the coast for recreation and adventure.
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Varkala Reviews

Kiran Kakkar
Reviewed: 07 Jan 2020
The staff at B'Canti Boutique was extremely friendly and helpful. During our entire time, they were fantastic. Our whole family enjoyed the cycle tour arranged at the resort and the cooling spa treatments on our last day has taken away all our tiredness. Must try on your trip to Varkala!! Thank you... Read More
Durgeshwari Gill
Reviewed: 12 Dec 2019
The resort was same as shown in the pictures on this site. Worth the stay, guides and tours are nice had a great stay and good food. Highly recommended.

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