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Address: Papanasam Beach, | North Cliff, Varkala 695141, India
Phone Number: +91 99460 42340
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Always refreshing

Have been to Varkala atleast six times now ( only 5hrs from Kochi) and every time the visit is refreshing and I would love to go back anyday. The North Cliff offers a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Kochi (Cochin), India
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Kochi (Cochin), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have been to Varkala atleast six times now ( only 5hrs from Kochi) and every time the visit is refreshing and I would love to go back anyday. The North Cliff offers a refreshing view of the Arabian Sea, lot of good hotels and restaurants and ofcourse the Beach. Varkala Beach also known as the Papnasam Beach is right below... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely beach for a nice stroll. A swim in the warm indian ocean is also something not to be missed. Great place !

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Thank WhelenW
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The beach is long and connects through the cliff to other beaches. If you are looking for a good quite time, it is the place to be. It can get busy over the weekends as the locals do tend to spend their time their but it is still quite pleasant. Life guards are there all the time which is great... More 

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Thank Alaa K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Must try! Lakshmi is lovely and did an amazing job threading and tinting my eyebrows. Thank you! It's behind Clafouti restaurant

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Thank Heather F
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Seriously epic beach!! Sun loungers available for 200R for the day! Fresh pineapple being served from the beach too! A natural watering fountain hole to clean and wash under is also a nice touch! The beach is one of many along the coastline, each one offering different activities and better ones for surfers I heard were further down! A clean... More 

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1 Thank AnandMavani
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The beach here is amazing, don't miss the cliff and the shacks which serve amazing food and beverages. Lot of area for kids to play too.

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Thank Biju G
Chennai
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nicely maintained beach...good cliff beach...Mini Goa in cuture and lots of restaurants in the cliff

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Thank Amrutham
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Bliss.... Enjoy ur evening at the beach restaurant locals are nice an d humble . Best for solo travellers to find inner peace

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Thank Sangram M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Beach is the excellent choice for family travellers and restaurants are close after swimming:) Lifeguards are professionals to see a safe places to swim.

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1 Thank Roope P
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful beach. Clear water. Could see the sea bed. Took surfing lessons. The surfing lessons cost us about 700/person for an hour. It was fun. Everything about the beach was good except the jelly fishes. The beach has a lotta jelly fishes floating around. Not the poisonous kind. I got stung by one. The localities suggested to apply coconut... More 

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