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Travellers' Choice

Top 25 Beaches — World

Yeah, we wish we were there, too. White sands, rugged coastlines, the works—these are the beaches that travellers dream of all year long.
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  • An absolutely idyllic setting. Golden sand edging crystal clear blue water with gently lapping waves - it's what postcards were made for.
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  • Postcard perfect. The water was the bluest I’ve ever seen and the sand was powdery white.
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  • Words cannot capture how spectacular this beach is. Long stretches of white sand and crystal blue water. World class snorkelling for beginners as well as experienced.
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  • Warm water with amazing views. When the sea calms down it forms amazing natural pools. When in Morro de São Paolo this beach is a must see.
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  • Tranquil and pristine, the water is beautifully clear with no rocks or seaweed. The beach stretches as far as you can see.
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  • Amazing clear turquoise water, mangrove forests in the background, pristine white sand and not too deep... what's not to like!
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  • A beautiful remote beach that can only be reached by descending ladders and stone steps. The majestic bluffs will take your breath away.
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  • Great snorkelling with lobster, tarpon, squid, sea turtles and a beautiful beach, great place at sunset.
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  • Whenever you go, there's no doubt you'll see dolphins! But the landscape alone is breathtaking.
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  • One of the marvels of the world. White sand beach, turquoise water, cooling sea breeze. Prepare for a 20-minute walk to get to the beach, but once you are there you feel like you're not on Earth.
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  • The sunsets are amazing, spacious grassed picnic areas, iconic camel rides and beach side restaurants.
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  • Gorgeous red sand cliffs lead to the green-blue ocean and a white sand beach that seemingly stretches forever.
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  • There is a small set of rocks that provided some of the best snorkelling we saw on the island! The water was crystal clear and the brightly coloured tropical fish plentiful.
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  • Absolutely beautiful beach with silky quartz sand! Great beach for people watching, sunsets, breakfast/morning walk on beach and finding sand dollars.
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  • A beautiful white sand beach known for snorkelling with sea turtles. We saw countless turtles and an octopus while snorkelling just off the beach.
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  • There was amazing snorkelling area, a small beach shielded from the waves for the little ones, and surfing all within a short distance of each other.
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  • Playa de Muro has a wonderful, sandy beach with a warm, clear turquoise sea. Ideal for children because of its gentle, shallow waters.
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  • Beautiful beach with patches of sparkly black sand and very few waves, idyllic to float and bask.
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  • The water is clear and every beautiful shade of blue you can imagine. It’s the very essence of true paradise.
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  • Amazing combination of white, velvet-like sands and water changing colours throughout the day, from light blue to emerald green.
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  • Beautiful Beach! Gorgeous colours! Great snorkelling right off the beach. Bring flippers if you want to get out a bit further to see some turtles.
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  • Longish sweeping beach with lovely clear warm water with various tavernas along the way. Loads of sunbeds with umbrellas.
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  • The water is as crystal clear as you see in a magazine and the beach is well maintained with no rocks. A place of total relaxation.
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  • Feels like another planet. A breathtaking place with a lagoon on one side and a beach on the other.
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  • It’s a beach you can dream about. A lot of sand, clear and warm water and these views. It’s a perfect holiday spot.
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