Most Popular Beaches in the World

Posted by Beach Lifeguard on 22nd Feb 2015

If you enjoy spending time on the beach or simply love to travel, here are some of the most popular beaches in the world. These beaches have been ranked on beauty and their popularity among tourists. If you’re planning your next vacation, you may want to consider adding any one of these popular beaches to your itinerary.

  • Copacabana Beach, Brazil – This beautiful beach is located in the city of Rio de Janeiro and is famous for its 4 km long beach. With 63 hotels in the area, tourists will easily be able to find a room.
  • Waikiki, Hawaii – Waikiki is a city in Honolulu located on the south shore of the island of Oahu. Waikiki Beach features a shoreline that fronts Waikiki and includes one of the most well-known beaches in the world. This beach features a breath taking view of Diamond Head and is easily accessible for tourists.
  • Cancun, Mexico – Cancun is best known as a coastal city in Mexico and is also referred to as the Mexican Caribbean. There are a number of exquisite beaches that can be found in Cancun. Tourists may also want to visit the island of Isla Mujeres which is located right off the coast and can be reached via boat.
  • Surfer’s Paradise, Australia – This particular beach is located on Australia’s Gold Coast in Queensland. It is known for the wide surf beach and beautiful scenery. For those who enjoy shopping and night life, the city has plenty to offer. Tourists will always find something to do or see when they visit Surfer’s Paradise.
  • Negril, Jamaica – Negril is known as a large beach resort and boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The beaches found in this particular area feature white sand and crystal clear water. It is perfect for everyone who is interested in visiting the ideal picture perfect beach.

No matter where you are in the world, you will likely find a beach that is perfect for you. If you enjoy traveling, you will be able to visit many of the beaches we have listed here; and perhaps find one or two that we didn’t. Spending time at the beach is one of the most pleasurable and fun ways to spend a few days.