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Kerala Tourism - Pure and Untouched Nature

Relish the Beautiful Vistas of Nature with Varkala Tour

Varkala is famous for its outstanding coastal landscapes. Situated at a distance of around 50 km from Thirvananthapuram, the town is a prime destination of Kerala. Tourists come here to spend their holidays amidst the natural beauty which refreshes them to the hilt. The impressive palm-fringed beaches, unique land formations and sheer natural beauty make it a worth-visiting place.

Some popular attractions include:

Varkala Beach

Lying in South Kerala, Varkala is a beautiful beach. Ranked among the top 10 beaches in the world by Discovery channel, the beach offers great opportunity to enjoy a beach side destination. Known as 'Papanasam beach', it is surrounded by the rocky cliffs and the rows of palm trees. Its azure sea and beautiful silvery sand stretch add more charm to the beach. Taking a dip in the holy waters of the beach is said to have the power to wash away the sins and purify your mind, body and soul.


Anjengo Fort

Situated in front of Arabian sea, it is an amazing beach side fort. Its spectacular views and spacious architecture grab the attention of the tourists during their tour to the city. Anjengo stands for 'Anju Thengu', which means five coconut trees. Famous for its architectural beauty, the fort attracts the tourists. A visit to the fort also offers you the opportunity to view scenic surroundings, quaint atmosphere and beautiful gardens.


Sivagiri Mutt

Set up by the social reformer Sree Narayana Guru, it is a prime attraction of Varkala. This Samadhi (final resting place) is the headquarters of Sree Narayana Dharma Sangham Trust. Atop the hill, this mausoleum attracts many pilgrims every year. Many tourists visit the place during the occasion of Guru Deva Jayanti as it offers them a chance to witness the colourful fair as well.

Janardanaswamy Temple

It is among the most popular pilgrimage sites in Varkala. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, the temple dates back to 3500 years. This Vaishnavite shrine holds an important place in India. Many pilgrims come here from across the globe. This old temple overlooks the famous 'Papasnanam beach' where devotees wash away their sins by taking a dip in the holy waters.


Yoga and Ayurveda

Varkala is among the famous centres for experiencing yoga, ayurveda and massage. Large numbers of tourists visit the place to enjoy the bliss of Ayurvedic therapies. The treatments offered here truly fill tourists' mind with peace and freshness.



During your visit to Varkala, you can also indulge yourself in various fun-filled activities. These include watching sunrise and sunset, swimming and other enjoyable activities. If water sports interest you, many options are available like wind surfing, scuba diving and many more.


Varkala Tour offers tourists an opportunity to admire the mesmerizing combination of sun, sea and sand. During your Kerala Tour, you get a chance to create some delightful memories.