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Review of Varkala Beach

Varkala Beach
Ranked #1 of 22 things to do in Varkala
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San José, San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
“great place!!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2012

good...very early moornig how they wash there sins in wholy water
alot f girls no problem to use a swimming suite
contra ...alot of people

Visited August 2012
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London, England
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110 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Small beach, good waves but strong undertow”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2012

Only one part of Papanasam beach is in use at the moment, as the main beach area is under water until mid-October. So, at the moment, the beach where the Puja ceremonies take place is where people go. There is only a small area for sunbathing and you are not allowed to go far out in the water for fear of being swept away. Still, you can always retreat to the Theeram restaurant on the beach for a few cold drinks.

Visited September 2012
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Wellington, New Zealand
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Nice sandy beach, good for sunbathing.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2012

Nice sandy beach, not recommended for swimming due to strong under tow. Located a short 10 minute walk down from the Varkala Cliffs area.

Visited September 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“nice relaxing plac”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2012

fantastic place to go to and buy yourweaves at shalimar weaves shot opposit preeth beach resort no haggling over the prices which is a relief and thep for you service is spot on the cloths are of first class standard not like the rubbish on the cliff top and the service is great no one interferes while you are looking at the goods and the man parcles all of your goods u

Visited September 2012
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Gibraltar
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Beautiful view.nice black sand beach”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2012

Nice beaches.good for morning seaside walks/swimming. have to be careful with strong current and waves. We enjoyed black sand beach the most. not so crowded and souvenir sellers are not disturbing so often. plenty of restaurants offering fresh sea food every evening.

Visited February 2012
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