Getting to Varkala The easiest way to get to Varkala is by train. Trains to Trivandrum are 45 minutes to 1 hour. Trains to Ernakulam and Fort Cochin about 3-4 hours, Madauri in Tamil Nadu is 8 hours. There are international airport in Cochin and Trivandrum. A driver can take you around Kerala, Backwater tours, pick yu up from the airport, trips to Black Beach and Periyar National Park. Fork Cochin shopping trips.
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