Anjarle Beach, Maharashtra, India
Tuesday, 29 August 2017
10 Stunning Beaches in the World
Baia do Sancho, Brazil
Baia do Sancho beach, located in Brazil, is one of the most beautiful and scenic beaches in South American continent. The sand on Baia do Sancho is white and the water is emerald green. The clear crystal water is ideal for diving. The beach is protected and surrounded by high rising cliffs. This makes the perfect nesting ground for birds. These cliffs make a perfect spot to view dolphins spinning and diving into the water. In the rainy season (between the months of February and June), Baia do Sancho gives real treat to eyes with two beautiful waterfalls cascading down from the cliffs into the sea.
Shell Beach, Shark Bay, Australia
Shell Beach is a beach in the Shark Bay region of Western Australia. It is situated on the edge of the continent and is a part of the Shark Bay UNESCO World Heritage site. The beach was named because of the enormous number of shells of the cockle species Fragum erugatum. These countless white cockleshells are spread for miles and even up to 30 feet deep in some parts. Here, you can take nothing but fascinating pictures. Old Pearler Restaurant, built entirely of shells from this beach, is a popular destination at Shell Beach in Australia.
Tarkarli Beach, Maharashtra, India
Tarkarli is a village in Malvan taluka in Sindhudurg district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. The village is blessed by one of the cleanest beaches in India. The tranquil long Tarkarli coastline is ideal for those long romantic and nostalgia filled walks. One can feel the soft silk-smooth sand under toes, the presence of clear water, blue sky and clean aromatic breathing air at Tarkarli beach. The beach is also the trusted zone for the female turtles. It’s common to find a turtle lazing on the beach or hatching and protecting its eggs.
Pink Beach, Zamboanga, Philippines
The presence of pink sand on Zamboanga beach in Philippines makes it outstanding natural tourist attraction. The blush pink color comes from billions of pieces of crushed red organ-pipe coral. This coral can be seen in every handful of sand. The number of visitors to the island is regulated and advance arrangements should be made through the tourist office in Zamboanga. Also, the place is filled with waterfalls, rivers, springs, etc.
Blue Lagoon Beaches, Turkey
Blue Lagoon is an amazing place famous for its beautiful beaches and historical sights. The area is also well-known as a paragliding spot and you’ll see them floating all over the azure sky above you like colorful birds. The sunset view at Blue Lagoon is absolutely mesmerizing. Plenty of hotels, restaurants, shops are available near the beach to enjoy life after sunset.
The Corniche Beach is a great leisure site to discover in France. It is situated at height of 357 feet. It is surrounded by pine forest. Here, Dune of Pilat, (‘Dune’ is a heap of sand formed by the wind) meets Corniche Beach on the Atlantic Ocean. It is the highest dune in Europe. You can definitely go for picturesque views and experience a 10-minute paraglide ride over the geomorphic monument.
Anjarle Beach, Maharashtra, India
Located in Dapoli taluka of Ratnagiri district in the Maharashtra state of India, Anjarle beach is widely known for its unspoiled beach. Here, 2 km long stretched clean beach, is covered with white sand. The area is surrounded by palms and trees. This Palm Beach is a perfect place to visit on a long refreshing weekend. The beach is also popular for the ‘Kadyawarcha Ganapati’ temple located on a cliff.
This is one of the stunning beaches in Thailand. It is surrounded by limestone cliffs and the picturesque scenes are absolutely spectacular. The beach is only accessible by boat ride. It has plenty of hidden bays and coves. Also, this is an exceptional beach for the active people to experience rock climbing, snorkeling, kayaking and many more.
Trou-aux-Biches beach, Mauritius
Trou-aux-Biches is a small town with a public beach on the northern coast of the island Mauritius. Trou aux Biches beach is one of the top in Mauritius. It presents pleasant conditions for both swimming and snorkeling. The water here is clear, shallow and calm. All these make it ideal for families. Many tourist resorts and boutique hotels are situated near the beach. Also, easily accessible street food stands and a string of cafes and restaurants are there to relish along the coast road. Lastly, Trou-aux-Biches can be named well above in the list of most famous beaches for sunset watching.
Hikkaduwa Beach, Srilanka
Famously reputed as one of the best surfing spots in Sri Lanka, Hikkaduwa beach presents picture perfect scenes of sea, sun, sand and seawater. Along this beach you can enjoy sunbathing, sea-boat rides, scuba diving, snorkeling by the reef and surfing the coastal waters. Mouthwatering seafood restaurants near beach cater thousands of visitors and tourists everyday. Further, one can also explore Hikkaduwa Coral Sanctuary. It is located a few hundred meters offshore. The sanctuary has approximately seventy varieties of multi-colored corals.