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“See the beauty of the sea”
Review of Kappil Lake

Ranked #3 of 22 things to do in Varkala
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Kottayam, India
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43 reviews
20 attraction reviews
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“See the beauty of the sea”
Reviewed 24 August 2013

It was awesome to watch the sea meet the lake at this beach. I got some wonderful pictures of fishermen fishing out here. Plus the surf looked really beautiful. Most of the seaward side is blocked off by the rocks but the rest is good.

Visited August 2013
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Bengaluru, India
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“Lake meats the Sea”
Reviewed 21 August 2013

Beautiful and scenic....the kappil Lake suddenly opens up into the angry sea. The roads and bordered with coconut tree and small bridges to cross over. We can see a big number of fishermen with their nets.

Visited August 2013
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Cochin
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8 attraction reviews
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“KAPPIL - A LONELY PLACE BUT AN ULTIMATE HEAVEN !”
Reviewed 29 July 2013

In and around VARKALA you could find so many BACKWATERS, beaches and facilities for watersport available. Kappil, Nellatil, Edava, Paravur, Nadayara, are few of the locations in the vicinity which are really worth visiting.

During my travel KAPPIL was one of the locations which i found was stunning!! You may find this place very lonely but if you explore it you can have the real fun of it. The spot where the back water joins the sea is Wonderful Watch.

At season time you could see a long beach which is more than half a mile which is good for swimming as well. It’s interesting that in this place the backwater and the sea are parallel and separated by a projected landscape which is full of coconut trees, some kind of green trees and grass. A long walk during morning or evening with a beer would give you a heavenly feeling.

A MUST WATCH LOCATION IN VARKALA

Visited July 2013
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Bengaluru, India
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“The Kappil Lake is a best place for the fishing with boating. Advisable for honey moon couples to spend and celebrate”
Reviewed 11 July 2013

The Kappil Lake is a best place for the fishing with boating, honey moon couples to spend and celebrate

We didn't find any life guard over there :( So be careful, when boating.

Visited April 2013
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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“Beautiful Spot”
Reviewed 23 April 2013

Nice place...beach and lake and lots of coconut tree...not well known I thing so less crowded...nice place to spent an afternoon...

Visited April 2013
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