The quaint little township of Varkala entices you with its numerous attractions to come and explore the pristine palm-lined beaches, unusual land formations and steep cliffs. Located 55 km to the north of Thiruvananthapuram the state capital of Kerala, Varkala is also revered as an important religious destination for Hindus. Varkala Tour Packages allow you to enjoy a relaxing holiday, away from the crowds and bustle of some of the busier beaches in Kerala.
Explore the tranquil sands of the beaches of Varkala with Varkala Tour Packages and indulge in various beach activities like sunbathing, swimming, beach volleyball, surfing, sailing, parasailing or scuba diving. Today, there is a constant stream of tourists visiting Varkala because of the spillover resulting from the over-saturation of Kovalam - a picture perfect tropical beach located nearby.
Prominent among the attractions of Varkala is the Papanasam Beach named so because of the popular belief that a dip in the holy waters of this beach will wash away all your sins, thereby purifying your body and soul. The beach is known for its white, silvery sands, mineral springs and rocky cliffs and is also revered as a major pilgrim destination for Hindus.
Varkala is also referred as 'Southern Kashi' and the Varkala Tour Packages will introduce you to the magnificent Janardana Swamy Temple - a 2000 year old temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu.
The natural springs emerging from high cliffs are among the other attractions of Varkala. Rich in mineral waters and believed to possess medicinal properties, these springs draw several tourists to this serene beach resort.
Varkala Tour Packeges can also let you indulge in some rejuvenating treatments and Ayurvedic massages on offer at the numerous Ayurveda centers in Varkala.