Potential of Varkala as a Tourism Destination

Vision Varkala Infrastructure Development Corporation (VIVID)

A Special Purpose Vehicle was formed on 15/10/2011. For the comprehensive Infrastructure and Tourism development of Varkala. It has been registered as a Company namely, Vision Varkala Infrastructure Development (VIVID) Corporation Ltd. on 25th Feb. 2013. The Corporation Implements various type of projects such as ppp, joint venture, private and public by mobilizing funds from Govt., NRIs, Financial Institutions etc.,. It is a fully Govt owned Company formed under the Ministry of Planning and with the chairmanship of the Hon. Chief Minister, Hon. Minister for Planning, Govt. Secretaries and other top Officials from various Govt organizations are the other members.


Activities & New Initiatives

Projects /Activities undertaken by VIVID Corporation:

  1. Construction of Varkala Papanasam Balimandapam
  2. Centre for Performing Arts (CPA)
  3. Preparation of Master Plan for Varkala
  4. DPR Preparation for Waste Management
  5. Protection of Varkala Cliff 
  6. Establishment of UNESCO Geo Park
  7. Establishment of Geo Park Museum
  8. Erection of National Geological Monument Board at Varkala Cliff area
  9. Skill Development Institute
  10. Geo-Spatial Information System
  11. Destination Development 

Areas of operation :

  1. Varkala Municipality
  2. Vettoor Grama Panchayat
  3. Chemmaruthy Grama Panchayat
  4. Navaikulam Grama Panchayat
  5. Madavoor Grama Panchayat
  6. Pallickal Grama Panchayat
  7. Elakamon Grama Panchayat
  8. Edava Grama Panchayat



Govt. of India Govt. of Kerala