About Papanasam Beach

The Papanasam Beach (also called as Varkala Beach), which is ten kilometers away from Varkala, is renowned for a natural spring. Which is considered to have medicinal and curative properties. A dip in the holy waters at this beach is believed to purge the body of impurities and the soul of all sins; hence the name 'Papanasam Beach'. A two thousand-year-old shrine the Janardhanaswamy Temple stands on the cliffs overlooking the beach, a short distance away.

Quick Facts

Timings 12:00 AM - 05:30 AM

Visit Duration: 120 Minutes

Address: Varkala, Kerala 695141, India

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