Top Ten of the most beautiful islands in the world
This summer, take a break and travel to visit one of the islands that we list below. Discover these dream destinations around the world: we talk about the most beautiful islands in the world, from tropical paradises with beaches that look like something out of a postcard to irresistible destinations where you can go on excursions and immerse yourself in history.
Bermuda Islands, The Caribbean: Bermuda, a British territory located in the Caribbean, is known for its incredible beaches and landscapes, as well as for the mythical Bermuda Triangle. It has an impressive volcanic nature along with paradisiacal beaches, tropical forests and diverse fauna. Scuba diving lovers will enjoy its seabed that has a multitude of wrecks and shipwrecks. Main Island (or Greater Bermuda) is the best known and the largest, although it is also worth visiting Somerset, Ireland, Saint George’s, Saint David’s and Boaz. Some of the most beautiful beaches are to the south of Greater Bermuda. Highlights: Horseshoe Bay, Warwick Park and Warwick Long Bay.
Hawaii, United States: Traveling to Hawaii is traveling to paradise. You will be able to enjoy rainforests, rugged mountains, cliffs and, of course, incredible beaches. You can also go hiking and visit its dormant volcanoes, discover its waterfalls, lie in the sun and bathe in its turquoise blue waters. This volcanic archipelago has more than one hundred islands and atolls. The best known and most visited are the Big Island, Maui, Oahu, Kauai, Molokai and Lanai. The one on Kauai is highly recommended, since it is the quietest and the least traveled. It has incredible landscapes and fascinating tourist attractions such as the Waimea Canyon.
Bali Island, Indonesia: Bali is a destination in high demand for tourism due to the richness of its culture, its incredible landscapes and its mild temperatures almost all year round. The predominant landscape on the island is the jungle mountains but it also has great coastal beauty with beautiful coral reefs and paradisiacal beaches. In addition to the essentials in Bali such as its many beautiful temples and chaotic cities, it is highly recommended to visit some of the nearby paradisiacal islands. The best known are the Gili Islands, a unique place perfect to rest and enjoy a few days at sea.
Maldives Islands, Republic of Maldives: The Maldives are one of the top destinations for diving enthusiasts due to the beauty of its coral reefs and abundant marine flora and fauna, as well as its landscapes that are totally idyllic. When organizing a trip to these islands, you have to know very well which one to choose, since as a whole there are more than 1,200. When it comes to idyllic and dreamy landscapes, the islands of Gulhi, Dhiffushi, Thulusdhoo or Huraa stand out.
Faroe Islands, Denmark: The idea that we have in mind when we think of paradise islands is white sand, crystal clear water and impressive beaches but there are also other islands that have incredible landscapes and that do not necessarily have to fit into that canon. The Faroe Islands are an archipelago made up of 18 islets. It is a self-governing territory within the kingdom of Denmark and is becoming a very popular destination due to its incredible landscapes such as lakes on the edge of a cliff or traditional villages of houses with grass roofs. It is highly recommended to visit Torshavn, Gasadalur: the end of the road, the village of Saksun, the island of Sandoy, the lake of Sorvágstavn, the village Tjornuvik, the village of Vestmanna and Stóra Dímun: the end of the world.
The Bahamas, The Caribbean: In the warm waters of the Caribbean is one of the most incredible places in terms of paradisiacal islands: the Bahamas. Formed by a total of 29 islands and more than 2,000 islets, although only 24 of them are inhabited. The capital, Nassau, located on the island of New Providence, stands out. They are an ideal destination for beach lovers. The surrounding waters have various shades of blue and are incredibly clear. You can surf, spot dolphins, discover coral reefs or simply enjoy the tranquility. Some of the must-sees are Cayo Coco, Dean's Blue Hole, Cabbage Beach, Harbor Island, and Elbow Cay.
Whitsunday Islands, Australia: These islands are the perfect destination for any time of the year. This archipelago is made up of 74 tropical islands located in the Great Barrier Reef of Australia. They are a paradisiacal place where you can enjoy unspoiled nature, impressive beaches and incredible places where you can spend a few days of relaxation and absolute tranquility. You cannot miss White Heaven Beach, declared on several occasions as the most beautiful beach in the world. Do not hesitate to dive to enjoy the Great Barrier Reef or take a helicopter or plane tour to see the impressive landscape from above.
Seychelles Islands, East Africa: The heavenly Seychelles Islands lie in the middle of the Indian Ocean and are a favorite honeymoon destination. The sea that surrounds the islands is almost transparent and for diving enthusiasts it is the most extraordinary environment to enjoy the seabed. The main island is Mahé and in it you will enjoy an enormous diversity of landscapes, flora and fauna in a dreamlike environment. Some of the most recommended islands are Cousine, Silhoutte, Praslin (declared a World Heritage Site), North Island and La Digue. The latter is one of the most peaceful, beautiful and pleasant.
Bora Bora, French Polynesia: The waters around Bora Bora are bright blues and greens accompanied by white sand beaches and colorful tropical fish that move through the coral gardens. Highlights are its overwater accommodations designed and built in the traditional Polynesian style and with direct access to the water. Matira Beach is the best on the island, as it is spectacular. Its turquoise waters allow you to admire the stingrays that occasionally appear and approach the shore. It is also recommended to visit Mount Otemanu, the Amanahune viewpoint and, an essential plan, is to snorkel. You can swim with sharks, rays, corals and fish of all colors.
Zanzibar, Tanzania: The island of Zanzibar is a paradise that is home to more than 130 beaches that have white sand, turquoise blue sea and a dreamlike place. It is a peaceful destination where you can enjoy water sports, coral reefs, spot dolphins and whales, or admire tropical fish. Zanzibar is a spectacular island that will offer you the opportunity to relax and enjoy one of the best destinations in Africa. Nungwi is one of the best beaches and, also, a small fishing village where they build the typical sailboats in the area. At Jambiani beach you can do activities such as surfing or windsurfing.