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very beautiful beach with lake

it is different from other beaches in India because here both side of beach road having water, one... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sushant19
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Bhilai, India
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calm beach

A quiet beach in varkala.not many tourists are coming here.one can enjoy the beauty of both lake... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Arun-Tina
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Kottayam, India
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Varkala, Varkala, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

it is different from other beaches in India because here both side of beach road having water, one from sea and another from lake. very beautiful sceneric view exsist there. driving along the beach with road is give very pleasant feeling. it is situated on...More

Thank sushant19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The way to the beach is beautiful with the sea on one side and the backwaters on the other. The sea is not easily accessible as you have to clamber over the rocks to get there. There is a very narrow strip of sand once...More

Thank Nikhil S
Reviewed 20 June 2018

A quiet beach in varkala.not many tourists are coming here.one can enjoy the beauty of both lake and beach is one area.No life guards are there,so take care of yourself.its only few kilometers away from varkala

2  Thank Arun-Tina
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Road with one side sea & another side backwater.Location not developed. The crowd and traffic are increasing day by day. Always you can enjoy wind/breeze, that is the speciality here. There is a bridge connecting two districts, from the north side of the bridge you...More

Thank Yasodharan L
Reviewed 4 June 2018

The beach is less crowded and can spend time relaxing. Has backwaters beside and a nice greenery spots here and there.

Thank Smitha201710
Reviewed 25 May 2018

The beach in itself is a narrow strip of sand between sea and lake and the sea is rough out here - so getting in water would be risky. You could sit on the rocky promenade along the beach and enjoy the scenic beauty and...More

Thank UNNIMAYA
Reviewed 29 April 2018

A narrow strip of land between sea and backwaters. Beautiful view and breath taking scenery. Boating facility is available in the backwaters

Thank drjpkp
Reviewed 12 April 2018

This is opposite to Kappil Lake. A huge beach with big rocks. Good place for relaxing. Not recommended for swimming.

Thank DiguMB
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This Kappil beach is with its backwaters just across the road. There are various water sports like Jet Ski, Kayaking, Bumper Ride, Banana Ride, Shikara, River rafting, Sea Rafting, Ski board. But make a call to confirm which among these are available at that time....More

3  Thank nat8993
Reviewed 5 April 2018

A small, less crowded beach, 4-5 km away from the Varkala Cliff. You can see many fishing boats, coconut tree plantation and meeting point of the beach and lake. Nothing much to do here.

Thank JustinPappalil
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BodhiDG
23 February 2018|
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Yes, Auto available always, also bus service is there
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Saurabh T
8 December 2017|
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Response from Nandini S | Reviewed this property |
I dont think online booking options are there for this beach. You could check with the hotel where you intend to stay and they will surely help you out with such things.
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julie w
17 May 2017|
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Response from Ravin K | Reviewed this property |
There is a state give run restaurant...Best to come to varkala cliff
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