10 World's Most Beautiful Islands for Vacation 2021

With white sandy beaches and blue lagoons, these 10 islands are voted as the most beautiful in the world. Get to know about them now!

By Newsmeter Network  Published on  30 Nov 2021 9:14 AM GMT
10 Worlds Most Beautiful Islands for Vacation 2021

Have you ever dreamt of a paradise with azure blue skies, white sand beaches surrounded by rustling palm groves? What if we told you that these places do exist in reality, on the very planet we live in! Yes! There are many beautiful islands in the world with the dreamiest locations that awakens the wanderlust in you. These places offer a treat to our all our senses and create those perfect natural escapades from the dusty cities. Do you want to know which are our list of the Top 10 Most Beautiful Islands in the World? Read along!

List of 10 Most Beautiful Islands in the World:

Looking for a perfect destination for your beach vacation? Here are 10 most exotic and beautiful islands you must visit before you die:

1. Maldives:

The Maldives is one of the most scenic islands in the world and is often called the "tropical paradise". Maldives is an archipelago of many small islands in the Indian Ocean, lying very close to the Indian subcontinent. Of them, 100 islands are converted into hotels and resorts, each surrounded by a beautiful turquoise lagoon. 99% of the Maldives is sea and the remaining 1% land has stunning white sand beaches and palm groves. With over five thousand coral reefs and rich aqua life, Maldives offers the best water and underwater activities for its tourists. The island tops the list of the most visited destinations during the ongoing pandemic for its serene beauty and top safety measures.

2. Seychelles:

Seychelles is a beautiful island country of Africa and comprises of a group of 115 small islands in the Indian Ocean. This gorgeous place looks straight out of a postcard with its serene blue skies, lush greenery and sandy beaches. The best part about visiting Seychelles is that you get to enjoy diverse landscapes like jungles, mountains and even exotic wildlife, native to the region. The island is home to some rare species like Aldabra Tortoise and Bare-Legged Scops Owl. Apart from the beaches, Seychelles has many picture-perfect destinations like Mahé, La Digue Island, Praslin etc. and is one of the top honeymoon spots in the world.

3. Mauritius:

Mauritius is one of the most exotic islands in the world which lies in the Indian Ocean, in the southeast coast of Africa. Officially called as the 'Republic of Mauritius', the island boasts of white sand beaches, volcanic mountains, blue waters which almost melt into the azure blue skies. The small island nation is a paradise for travellers and honeymooners who wish to unwind in the lap of nature. Inspite of being a tropical place, Mauritius is blessed with a year-long pleasant climate which doesn't get too hot or sultry. Ile Aux Cerfs, Chamarel, Black River Gorges National Park are some of the must-visit places of this island.

4. Palawan:

Palawan is one of the most beautiful islands in the world located in the Western Philippines. There are plenty of highlights about this island like the aquamarine water, lagoons in the islands, white sandy beaches and the limestone cliffs. Apart from its stunning natural beauty, Palawan is also the home to many wonderful places like St. Paul Underground Cave River, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Palawan also has the best tropical climate with a nice sunny weather year-long. It is rarely affected by cyclones due to its geographical location, making it the ideal destination for tourists.

5. St. Lucia:

St. Lucia is one of the most beautiful islands in the world which attracts tourists with its incredible natural beauty. The island country is located in the West Indies, in Eastern Caribbean sea which shares the boundary with Atlantic Ocean. St. Lucia is also called the 'Beauty Queen of Caribbean' thanks to its rainforests, reefs, lagoons, waterfalls and crescent-shaped beaches. Infact, it is compared with the 'Helen of Troy' for its beauty and the political wars between French and British to own it. The majestic Piton Mountains, the twin towering peaks are significant to St. Lucia and part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

6. Paros:

Paros is one of the most scenic islands in the world, which belongs to the Cyclades island group in Greece. It lies in the central Aegean Sea and is renowned for its beautiful golden beaches and deep blue waters. Because of its stunning natural attractions and incredibly good food, Paros won 'Best Island in Europe in Travel' award in 2020. Paros is also called the white marble island for being a rich source of the Parian White Marble – a rare white and translucent marble. Apart from gorgeous beaches, the island attracts visitors with traditional Greek villages rich in ancient architecture.

7. Bora Bora:

Bora Bora is one of the most famous islands in the world, which is a part of the French Polynesia and located in the South Pacific Ocean. The Island attracts scores of tourists year-long for its picturesque locations and beautiful beaches. It also has diverse landscapes, including a volcano peak known as Mt. Otemanu. A lagoon surrounding this peak is visible even from the space and is estimated to have more than 50 shades of blue. Bora Bora is an untouched paradise with relatively less number of tourists each year. The weather here is always sunny and warm, which offers the best experience of Bora Bora.

8. Bali:

Bali is one of the most popular island nations in the world which is packed with a wide range of natural and man-made attractions for tourists. The volcanic island is a part of the Indonesian Archipelago lying the Pacific Ocean. Bali boasts of many scenic locations which comprise of diverse landscapes such as mountains, waterfalls, flower gardens etc. The iconic rice fields that cover Bali's land like a green carpet, forms the central attraction of the island. Bali rich culture and historical past makes this island all the more interesting to visitors. You can taste a slice of its heritage by visiting the magical temples located in various places of the island.

9. Ko Phi Phi:

Ko Phi Phi, popularly known as the Phi Phi islands is a group of many small islands in Thailand. Visitors call Phi Phi as one of the most beautiful islands in the world for its breathtakingly beautiful sceneries. The island offers some of the best white sandy beaches in the world, where beach parties continue all night. Apart from being a great party destination, Phi Phi islands also have amazing vertical limestone cliffs, which are unique to the region. The blue waters and the tropical sunshine attract thousands of visitors each year for parties and exploration.

10. Bahamas:

Bahamas is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful islands in the world. With turquoise blue waters and white sand beaches, the island looks incredible even from the space. Bahamas is a part of the Lucayan Archipelago of the West Indies that lies in the Atlantic Ocean. With over 1,00,000 Square miles of land, Bahamas is also one of the biggest islands on earth that offers diverse scenic beauties to visitors. The best part about visiting Bahamas is that you get to enjoy more than 700 islands that offer unique experiences. Of these 700, New Province, Parade Island, Out Islands and Exuma are quite popular.

Those are the 10 Most Beautiful Islands in the world, which are true gems of the planet. So, if you are looking forward to visit the paradise, then your options are ready! Check out the packages to these islands and knock them off your bucket-list. Which is your first island destination from this list?

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