The paradisiacal beaches are those that make us dream. They are beautiful, exotic and unique. There is something for everyone: secluded beaches, lively beaches, quiet beaches… Discover the 10 most beautiful beaches in the world.
There is something magical about a beach. Perhaps it is their ability to transport us into a dream world, far from our daily worries. Or perhaps it is their simple beauty, which reminds us that nature is always stronger than us. Whatever the reason, there’s nothing like a day at the beach to relax and enjoy life.
Here are the 12 most beautiful beaches in the world according to us. (Fake) Suspense, Crete is perhaps in the classification…
1. The beach of Whitehaven, Australia
Whitehaven Beach is located on Whitsunday Island, Australia. It is a beach of pristine white sand lined with eucalyptus and palm trees.
The beach is accessible by boat or helicopter.
It is one of the most beautiful and quiet beaches in Australia. Whitehaven beach is lined with coconut and palm trees. The white sand of the beach is so fine that it is often called “silica sand”. Whitehaven is famous for its fine white sand, which is 98% silica. The beach is also known for its beautiful turquoise waters.
Whitehaven is a popular destination for vacationers and tourists. You can relax on the beach or snorkel in the crystal clear waters of the Great Barrier Reef.
2. The beach of La Caravelle in Guadeloupe (France)
The beach of La Caravelle is a postcard setting. Club Med made no mistake and set up shop there. Club Med made no mistake and set up shop there. Just walk for 2 minutes to find yourself in front of turquoise water and white sand beaches. Guadeloupe is very popular with tourists. You should visit La Caravelle at least once. There are iguanas that you can meet. It is perfectly harmless to leave your coconut sherbet and bokit there. You will also find beautiful beaches if you continue towards Saint Anne. That’s why this city is a popular tourist destination, as you’ll see by the number of hotels you’ll find here.
3. The beach of Anse Source d’Argent, Seychelles
Located on the island of La Digue, Anse Source d’Argent is a beautiful white sand beach bordered by granite rocks and palm trees. It is one of the most beautiful beaches in the Seychelles and in the world.
Anse Source d’Argent beach is a beautiful white sand beach located on the island of La Digue, Seychelles. It is one of the most beautiful and quiet beaches of the Seychelles. The beach of Anse Source d’Argent is lined with palm trees and coconut palms. The white sand of the beach is so fine that it is often called “silica sand”. The beach of Anse Source d’Argent is a popular destination for vacationers and tourists. You can relax on the beach or snorkel in the crystal clear waters of the Indian Ocean.
4. Grace Bay Beach, Turks and Caicos
Grace Bay Beach is a beautiful white sand beach located on the island of Providenciales, Turks and Caicos. It is one of the most beautiful and quiet beaches in Turks and Caicos. Grace Bay beach is lined with palm and coconut trees. The white sand of the beach is so fine that it is often called “silica sand”. Grace Bay Beach is a popular destination for vacationers and tourists. You can relax on the beach or snorkel in the waters.
5. Maya Beach, Thailand
It’s hard to make a ranking of the most beautiful beaches in the world to tackle the (delicate) subject of Maya Bay and especially, Maya Beach. Legendary setting of the movie “The Beach” with Leonardo DiCaprio, Guillaume Canet and Virginie Ledoyen, released in 2000, Maya Beach is undoubtedly the symbol of the beach paradise. Located not far from the very touristy Thai island of Phuket and the no less touristy island of Koh Phi Phi, Maya Beach has unfortunately since suffered repeated assaults from vacationers.
So much so that the beach had for a time lost its beauty, littered with plastic waste and tourists.
Closed in 2019 by decision of the Thai government, Maya Bay reopened in 2022, with stricter rules. Let’s hope that this is enough to not degrade the splendor of this place.
6. Playa Norte beach, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Located in Isla Mujeres, Mexico, Playa Norte beach is a beautiful white sand beach lined with palm trees. The beach is famous for its calm turquoise waters and its many water activities.
7. Matira beach, in Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Located in Bora Bora, French Polynesia, Matira beach is a beautiful white sand beach lined with coconut trees. The beach is famous for its crystal clear turquoise waters and coral lagoon.
8. The beach of Elafonissi in Crete (Greece)
Located in Greece, on the island of Crete, the beach of Elafonissi is a beautiful pink sand beach lined with palm trees. The beach is famous for its clear turquoise waters and coral lagoon.
9. The beach of Cayo de Agua, Venezuela
Located in Venezuela, on the island of Margarita, the beach of Cayo de Agua is a magnificent white sand beach lined with palm trees. The beach is famous for its clear turquoise waters and coral lagoon.
10. Notre Dame beach in Porquerolles (France)
It takes only a few minutes to get to the French island of Porquerolles from the town of Hyères. Once you have arrived at the port, turn left, after having crossed a part of the village. There, after a good fifteen minutes of walking, you will arrive on one of the most beautiful beaches in the world: Notre Dame Beach.
Make sure you go outside the high season, when it is not always pleasant to go there, as tourists love this place out of paradise.
Find on the spot a water both transparent and turquoise, fine sand everywhere and a very low water up to several meters. Surrounded by umbrella breads, the Argent beach is one of the most beautiful paradise beaches of our good old Earth!
11. The beach of Legzira in Morocco
Morocco is not necessarily a destination known for its “paradisiacal beaches” in the true sense of the word. But what about the incredible landscapes of the country and the colors that it offers us at any time of the day.
There is nevertheless a beach, that of Legzira in Sidi Ifni, on the Atlantic coast of Morocco, which dazzles us. Thanks to its cliffs, let yourself go for a walk out of time by passing under the incredible rocky arch of Legzira, one of the most beautiful beaches of Morocco of Africa and the world!
12. The Benagil cave in Portugal
Between a heavenly beach and a cave from another world, welcome to the village of Benagil in the Algarve, the southernmost region of Portugal. On the spot, you will discover a charming village to visit, but not only…
If many tourists travel there, it is also and especially for one of the wonders that Portugal has to offer: its perfect beach / cave. An idyllic setting in which you would like to be alone with your other half, which is quite difficult, as the place is so appreciated.
You can get there by paddle, kayak, canoe or boat only. For a moment you’ll remember for the rest of your life!