From white sand beaches to turquoise waters, from surfing to snorkeling, there are so many amazing beaches around the world. Whether you want to take a trip to the beach for your wedding, honeymoon, or just a vacation, we have 10 of the best beaches in the world! If you love the beach then trust us, you’re going to want to visit these!
1Geger Beach, Nusa Dua, Bali
Hello to golden sands and turquoise water! Geger Beach is located on a stretch of island close to many five-star resorts (many of which have their own private beaches on Geger Beach) and there’s plenty to explore! If you love to surf, this beach has the most perfect waves!
Tulum is an ancient Mayan port city that is home to laidback beaches you’ll fall in love with! The ruins of the old Mayan city are still present today and are located right on the water, so get ready to explore! Stay in some of the many beach bungalows available and during the days go swimming with turtles or dive into fresh water pools! Tulum is also a great place to find amazing food and drink!
3Arashi Beach, Aruba
Perfect for any beach lover, Arashi Beach not only has beautiful views, but also is known for being a great spot for snorkeling, sailing, and many other water activities! There are lots of huts on the beach, so if you’re looking for shade on your beach day, they’ve got you covered!
4Moterosso al Mare, Italy
Monterosso al Mare hosts the only true beach in the fishing villages of Cinque Terre. Surrounded by stunning cliffs and turquoise water, this location is perfect for any beach lover! If you somehow get bored of the beautiful views, explore the neighboring villages by taking a walk on the Sentiero Azzuro walking trail!
5Grace Bay, Turks and Caicos
If crystal clear water and white sand beaches are what you’re searching for, this popular location in Turks and Caicos is where you need to visit! Close to many resorts on the island of Providenciales, Grace Bay is the perfect location for your dream beach vacay!
6Maho Beach, St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
Imagine your dream beach…are you picturing yourself surrounded by palm trees, a white sand beach, and clear water shallow enough to wade and swim in? If you are, then Maho Beach in St. John is just what you are looking for! If you’re still looking for a reason to visit, Maho Beach is known for being a perfect spot for snorkeling – get ready for swimming with turtles and seeing gorgeous coral!
7Elafonissi Beach, Crete, Greece
Calling all pink lovers! Forget the white sand beaches, we’re all for this stunning pink sand beach! Though there isn’t much else around, transportation is available to Elafonissi by bus, car, or boat from the city of Chania, and visiting this beach while you’re on Crete is totally worth it! With lagoons, coves to explore, and rock formations, this mile-long island is filled with things waiting to be discovered!
8La Concha Beach, San Sebastian, Spain
You’ll find this seashell-shaped beach on the edge of the city of San Sebastian. Since the beautiful beach is right next to the city, you’re guaranteed to always have something to do! Just take one look at the azure water and golden sands and you’ll understand why it’s one of the top beaches in the world!
9Sunset Beach, Oahu, Hawaii
You can probably guess from the name that Sunset Beach might have some beautiful sunsets, but it has so much more than that! In the winter Sunset Beach is a surfer’s paradise where waves can reach up 30 feet! In the summer waves are calmer and perfect for swimming! Snorkeling in the turquoise waters is also a popular activity on Sunset Beach!
10Whitehaven Beach, Australia
Located on Whitsunday Island, you can get to Whitehaven Beach by boat or seaplane (by plane you’ll get these gorgeous views). Once there you can bathe in the sun on the almost pure white sands Whitehaven is most known for, or you can explore – if you’re lucky you might see some sea turtles or dolphins!