If you take out an Oxford dictionary and then search the meaning of the word Island. You will find this – ‘a piece of land surrounded by water’. However, things are not that simple in my opinion. Islands hold much beauty than they can be defined in words. In fact, I would say that some islands give us the glimpse of heaven through their beauty. You must be bored of the day to day city life full of hustle bustle. A gateway to some isolated place is required to restore the peace of mind. A proper sun bath near the beach is the most delightful experience. So here are the most beautiful islands you could explore.
Top 10 most beautiful Islands in the world:
: At the tenth spot we got the famous Caribbean Island St. Lucia. The island of St. Lucia is popular for its golden beaches and interesting geographic location. If you happen to visit this island, then you will find two huge volcanic mountains that rise 700 meters above the sea. Everything in the island is completely breathtaking. In fact, you will be delighted to know that you can enjoy hot springs and some fishing villages. Presently, the island remains unspoiled of the modernism, this is a perfect escape from city life. Tourists and honeymooners often choose this destination for their tour. Finally, the island is comparatively cheaper than its neighboring islands.
: At the ninth spot, we got the Hawaiian Island Kauai. Hawaii is famous for its exotic tourist spots. In fact, it is considered as one of the best beach places in the world. The island of Kauai is the oldest island in the Hawaiian chain of islands. People often call beautiful island as the Garden Isle, as the island is covered with lush green forest. You will find some of the most stunning waterfalls in the island area. This island is the best place to explore some marine line full of turtles and coral reefs. Presently, Kauai remains unspoiled by modernism. In fact, the island can also be explored on foot. Fishing is the most popular hobby in this island.
: At the eighth spot we got the African island of Seychelles. It is located at the east of Africa near the Indian Ocean. The island remains a popular tropical destination among the tourists. However, Seychelles remains completely unspoiled by modernism. You are most likely to find the beaches crowd free. Furthermore, the island is the famous for its wildlife and beautiful coral beaches. The water remains crystal clear and the beaches offer fine sand. You will also find some exotic birds in Seychelles. Migratory birds are often spotted in this island. UNESCO has protected its jungles.
: On the Seventh spot we got the South Pacific island of Fiji. It is the most popular destination among the Australians. The island offers white sand beaches with crystal clear sea. Furthermore, the island is full of modern-day facilities. As a matter of fact, Fiji features some of the most exotic luxury resorts and hotels. The island also features some fun activities like snorkeling, diving or surfing.
: On the sixth spot we got another Hawaiian island. Maui is famous for its exotic location, wildlife, heritage and rich culture. Its beaches are always in pristine condition, so you can just relax and forget every worry. In addition, for some fun loving activities, you explore its golf courses and visit their world class resorts. The island is the home to some most exotic wonders. You will find a 10,000-foot active volcano, stunning waterfalls, and multi-colored beaches. Finally, if you are into some adventure sports then you can enjoy some snorkeling and scuba diving as well.
: On the fifth spot we got the island of Indian Ocean. Maldives is often voted as one of the best beach islands in the world. As the island features some fine white beaches and vivid marine life. You will enjoy the serene environment which is next to heaven. In addition, the picturesque views will quench the thirst of your camera. If you are into some adventure sports, then you will definitely enjoy scuba diving between the exotic marine life of the Island. Moreover, surfers from all around the world gather to experience the most exhilarating surfing over the blue waves.
: On the fourth spot of our list we got the Indonesian island of Bali. This island is famous for its huge heritage of art and vivid culture. You will really enjoy their music and dance forms. Furthermore, the natural beauty is not devoid of this island. Bali features huge volcanoes, lush green forests, and crystal clear sea. For this reason, all types of tourists are attracted to this beautiful Island. People often find sunbathing to be the most relaxing activity. And historians are often spotted discovering the traditions and heritage of the island. Finally, Bali is also famous for various Hindu temples.
On the third spot we got the Greek island. Santorini is famous for its landscape and heritage. A long time ago a volcanic explosion destroyed its settlement. Now only some of their remains are left. However, apart from its heritage, the island features breathtaking views. The beaches are very diverse from each other. As some beaches have black and red sands. This is due to volcanic activity in the region. For this reason, photographers are often gathered to capture some memorable moments.
Bora Bora, French Polynesia:
On the second we got the Bora Bora island. The island is small but a volcanic island. But its small nature is exactly of what it offers. It is beautiful as Leonardo da Vinci could paint. Accordingly, the waters remain crystal clear and the sand is white. And the island is full of exotic marine life. Furthermore, if you are food lover then you will enjoy their delicacies as well. The Bora Bora consists of some of the most exotic hotel and resorts.