Varkala Beach in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

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Varkala Beach

Varkala Beach, Kerala


About Varkala Beach

Also known as Papanasham Beach by its historical beliefs.Only place in Kerala where cliffs are found adjacent to the Arabian Sea

Attractions near Varkala Beach

Kappil Beach Thiruvananthapuram6.04km from Varkala Beach

Clean beach and a long road sandwiched between the beach on one side and backwaters in another. The waves are a bit harsh here.

Kollam Beach20.01km from Varkala Beach

A beach in southern Kerala, surrounded by unique attractions.

Tangasseri Lighthouse22.09km from Varkala Beach

It is one of the two lighthouses in the Kollam Metropolitan area

Jatayupara23.15km from Varkala Beach

A giant rock cladded in legends, and an incredible opportunity for adventures.

Kottukal Cave Temple28.03km from Varkala Beach

The 8th century cave temple carved out of a large boulder.

Kudukkathupara35km from Varkala Beach

Kudukkathupara is situated at a height of 850 meters above sea level. It consists of three large rocks out of which you can climb the first two rocks. The tops of the last rock, which is also the tallest is inaccessible. About four districts of Kerala and some parts of the neighbouring Tamil Nadu state can be viewed from the top of the second rock.

Where is Varkala Beach

Discover more attractions in Thiruvananthapuram, where Varkala Beach is located

Thiruvananthapuram14 attractions

Home to many palaces, forts and wealthy temples. The center of administrations for the state of Kerala.