Even though living in big cities such as New York might be awesome because of all the job and fun opportunities that people have, we can’t deny the fact that it can get quite crowded at times. This is why people love to spend their holidays visiting islands while drinking a Marguerita and getting a nice tan.
To make things even better, there are thousands of awesome islands that people can pick to visit and today we are going to make choosing the right island an easier task because we will present the world’s most beautiful islands. #9 is just perfect!
20. Isle of Skye
Scotland might not be the first country that comes to mind when people think about beautiful islands, but this is where the magnificent Isle of Skye is located. The island superb and the remarkable thing about it is that it’s covered in waterfall lagoons and even a medieval castle.
Moorea is located in French Polynesia and it’s renowned throughout the world for its beauty. This island offers an incredibly picturesque view and it has a giant bright blue lagoon right in the middle of it, thus making it perfect for people who enjoy swimming.
Fiji is one of the world’s most famous islands and there’s a good reason behind that. Fiji actually consists of 332 islands which are located around the South Pacific Ocean. The awesome thing about Fiji is that tourists get to pick between swimming in the ocean and hiking in the lush green forest.
Just like Fiji, the Maldives is also one of the most renowned islands on the planet. The Maldives is a popular touristic attraction and everyone who comes to visit this island is left in awe after they see the vibrant coral reefs and golden beaches.
16. Bora Bora
Bora Bora is the perfect location for people who enjoy adventures. Bora Bora offers a jaw-dropping tropical jungle that is filled with wild animals such as snakes and snapping turtles. Not just that, but Bora Bora is also one of the greatest places for snorkeling.
Some people enjoy getting a nice tan, while others like hiking and exploring unknown locations. Well, this is where the Redonada island comes in. A cool fact about this island is that it was discovered by none other than Christopher Columbus himself.
14. Ko Khram
If you ever get the chance to visit Thailand, then you need to make sure to also check out the Ko Khram island. The fantastic thing about this island is that it’s known to be one of the world’s biggest sea turtle convention areas.
Just look at the picture featured above, doesn’t the Palawan island just look like something taken out of a fairytale? This island is the closest thing to paradise that people can come and explore during their holidays.
Seychelles is located East of Kenya and it’s protected by the UNESCO group. The reason why UNESCO is interested in this island is that Seychelles is filled with all types of wild animals and coral reefs that can’t be found anywhere else.
Ask anyone which island they think is the world’s most beautiful and nine times out of ten their answer is going to be Bali. Indonesia is making lots of profits through tourism and it all comes from foreigners visiting Bali.
We previously mentioned that Indonesia makes lots of money through tourism and this is the same case for Greece. Greece is renowned for being the most popular European travel destination and the island of Crete is the place that tourists love to visit the most. The next island on our list is also from Greece.
Since we are talking about Greece, we have to mention Santorini. This is another beautiful island that everyone should make sure to visit at least once in their lifetime.
8. St. Lucia
The Carribean islands are famous for their beauty and St. Lucia which is located off the East Coast is the most beautiful one. A fun fact about this island is that it has its own sovereign country and volcanic beaches.
7. Lofoten Islands
Yes, Norway might not be a warm and sunny country where tourists can sit on the golden beach and relax, but the Lofoten Islands are still a popular touristic attraction. The Lofoten Islands are the perfect place for people who enjoy fishing, camping and hiking.
6. Ball’s Pyramid
Ball’s Pyramid can be found between Australia and New Zealand. The island used to be a Vulcan 6.4 million years ago, but now everyone can visit it and enjoy the view that its highest peak which reaches 562 meters ( 1,884 feet) has to offer.
5. Keats Island
Just list like Norway, Canada might not be the best place to go and relax by the beach. However, the Keats Island is ideal for people who want to bond with nature and get into fun activities such as kayaking or hiking.
4. Palmyra Atoll
Palmyra Atoll can be found between Hawaii and the American Samoa. This beautiful island is unnoccupied and it’s one of the world’s most incredible tropical paradises.
3. The Cook Islands
Ever imagined how cool it must have been to be a pirate and spend your time on the sea or hidden in tropical islands? Well, you get a chance to fulfill that childhood dream by visiting the Cook Islands.
2. The Dalmatian Islands
Does the idea of hanging out on a boat or yacht and sipping some champagne sound fun to you? Well, then you really need to check out the Dalmatian Islands.
1. Ko Tao
Ko Tao is located in Thailand and we advise anyone who likes snorkeling and exploring the underwater world to come visit it.