Ten Most Breathtaking Islands You Must Visit
If you love water and beaches, heading to a beautiful island must be there on your must-visit list. Crystal clear water, luxurious jungles, coral kingdoms and exotic culture, soak it all in while you are here. There are several breathtakingly beautiful island around the world. We bring you a list of the top ten most serene ones. Read on…
Made up of 74 Island Wonders, a visit to the Whitsundays is an experience of a lifetime. Located on the beautiful tropical coast of Queensland, Australia, the stunning landscapes are a treat to the eyes and are dotted with pretty beaches and friendly towns. The island offers a variety of activities to do and explore. So, plan ahead to fit it all in your calendar.
Famous for luminous aquamarine waters and dazzling white shores, Maldives is home to the world’s most ravishing islands. You can also spot mesmerizing coral reefs flourishing in the clear waters. Dotted by luxury resorts all around, the island offers great options for travellers to enjoy the beauty with great food and view.
Koh Samui, Thailand
This is Thailand’s second-largest island after Phuket and is located in Surat Thani Province. Best known for its palm-fringed beaches, mountainous rainforest and luxury resorts and spas. You can also see the 12m-tall golden Big Buddha statue at Wat Phra Yai temple on a tiny island connected to Koh Samui.
Complete with dazzling beaches, terraced rice fields, beautiful forests and 10,000 intricate temples, Bali also boasts of warm people and yummiest food experience. A must-visit island destination on your list.
Tortoise, whales, mocking birds and land snails can be spotted on this island. A huge diversity of flora and fauna makes the beauty on this island more breathtaking. Also known as the “melting pot” due to marine life, three oceanic currents are found underwater which is said to be beneficial for marine life. And wait, you can also spot pirates here!
This archipelago has a huge number of islands and is located in the Indian Ocean. The two main islands here are Granitic Islands and Coralline Island. You can spot 400 Aldabra giant tortoises living on the four coral islands. Diving, sailing, fishing are some of the major activities on this island.
The main islands on the Bora Island are the Leeward Island and Society Island and Bora Bora is a part of the Society Islands. It has its own airport and you can find rental cars, bicycles and small buggies for transportation. Scuba diving is widely enjoyed by travellers here. Soft sand palaces and mesmerizing sunsets, you have everything here to fill up your heart.
This is a province in the Philippines and it consists of a combination of many small islands. With a variety of aquatic animals and fish, it is also known for natural wonders of the world. Snorkelling and diving are famous activities that tourists enjoy here. Dotting the islands are pangolin, crabs and butterflies.
This is the most romantic destination among many travellers. Santorini is a piece of land in Greece. Beautiful colours of sand beaches, breathtaking sunset views and romantic nightlife make this place worth a visit. You can also enjoy the scenic beauty from the mountain tops and see the variety of colourful volcanic rocks like rust red, yellow ochre, white and cream.
One of the states in Hawaii, Maui is known for its varied climatic conditions. Surfing, kiteboarding, windsurfing and snorkelling are the different activities that people enjoy doing here. Clear blue water and beautiful sea species make this island one of the most beautiful spots on Earth.
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