Summer comes with glorious sunshine and serious wanderlust, luring us all somewhere on a beautiful shore, be it an endless stretch of golden sand, a secluded white cove with sparkling turquoise waters, or anything in between.
Here are the Top 10 beaches in the world. These beautiful beaches really need to see to be believed.
#10. Shipwreck Beach
Shipwreck beach is one of the most astonishing beaches in the world. It is known as Navagio in Greek and it’s located on the beautiful coast of Zakynthos, on the Ionian Island of Greece. It is one of the most beautiful natural settings in the whole of Greece. This beach is surrounded by a cave known as “smuggler’s cave”. Navagio beach has a shipwrecked on its creek that has been abandoned for few decades.
There is a popular story behind the shipwreck beach. This beach became famous after a naval accident of a ship named “Panagiotis”. It had been used for smuggling and crimes. Greek authority got this ship into their hand but the bad weather condition leads to an accident. thereafter, formed the beach and made the sand built up around the ship, combination of white sands & blue shades of water created unbelievable cinematic beauty. This scenery is unforgettable so you must enjoy the breath-taking view of the shipwreck beach.
#9. Zlatni Rat
The Zlatni Rat is often referred to as the Golden Horn or Golden Cape. This beautiful beach is located about 2 kilometres west of the harbour town of Bal, on the southern coastline of the Croatian island of Braĉ, and belongs to the region of Dalmatia.
Zlatni Rat is one of the symbols of Croatian tourism. It has been listed as one of the highest-ranked beaches in Europe. Zlatni Rat is a long golden pebble beach that stretches up to half a kilometre into the sea. The most interesting fact is that Zlatni Rat often changes its shape due to the winds & sea waves.
#8. Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach
Reynisfjara black sand beach is one of the most unique beaches on the south coast of Iceland. A combination of pitch-black sand and white firms of the waves make an unbelievable cinematic beauty.
Reynisfjara beach is world-famous for its black sand, lava formations, towering cliffs, and caves. This magnificent black colour found on beaches near a volcano consists of tiny fragments of basalt.
#7.Blue lagoon, Oludeniz, Turkey
The meaning of Oludeniz is “dead sea”, that’s because of the calmness of the water. This beautiful beach is located at the conjunction point of the Aegean and Mediterranean Sea, on the Turquoise Coast of southwestern Turkey.
It consists of a sandy bay at the mouth of Oludeniz on a blue lagoon. The seawater of this pebble beach is very famous for its shades of turquoise and aquamarine. Gorgeous sceneries are all around it so it is perfect for relaxation. The greenery of the beautiful forestry mountains and dazzling blue water make it magnificent.
Copacabana beach, located at the Atlantic shore in the south zone of the city of Reo De Janeiro, Brazil. The magnificent combination of the land and sea stretches up to 4 kilometres. The forestry mountains and ocean blended together to make one of the top tourist destinations in the world. This amazing beach is often known as the world’s most famous beach.
#5. Maya Bay
Maya bay is a stunning bay covered by 100 meters high cliffs on its three sides. This beautiful bay is located on the island of the Phi Phi archipelago in the Strait of Malacca.
This stunning cove made famous by “The Beach” film starring in 2000. The white sandy beaches gigantic limestone cliffs and coral reefs helped to create one of the world’s famous and beautiful beaches.
#4. Boracay White Beach
White beach is a picture-perfect travel destination in the Philippines. It earned global recognition for its powdery white sand, turquoise blue water, towering palm trees, and its natural charming look. This glorious beach is perfect for swimming thanks to its calm water.
White beach is more stunning and captivating and has more spaces to bask under the sun, stroll while being serenaded by the beautiful and calming sound of the ocean. Whether it is crowded or not Boracay never loses its charisma. This is must visit the site to grab unforgettable experiences and beautiful memories in your travel diary.
Tulum is located on the Caribbean coastline of the Mexican Yucatan peninsula. Tulum is known as the site of a pre-Colombian Mayan city. It is considered as a major part of Coba, in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo.
The ancient ruins of Mayan, tropical white sandy beach, and bright blue water of Tulum will give you a feeling the world is away from you. You must include this iconic and picture-perfect location on your travel list.
#2. White Heaven Beach
White heaven Beach in Queensland, Australia regularly refers among the most active beaches in the world. The beach stretches up to 7 km.
It’s features blue and green water, covers, inlets and lagoons, and Sand consisting of white silica, which gives that spectacularly bright white colour to make magnificent scenic beauty. It is rarely ever crowded and makes it an ideal place to be alone, sunbathing, enjoy a barbecue or experience the breath-taking beauty of nature.
#1. Anse Source D’Argent
Anse Source D’Argent beach is considered as the most photographed beach in the world. Its soft white sand, clear turquoise water, rich coral reefs, and huge granite boulders that have been shaped by nature, give a cinematic view of this beautiful destination.
This iconic shoreline is most recognizable and the white sand beach stretch along the warm Indian Ocean coast. The crystal-clear water splashed into the big granite boulders, forming coves and make it divine.