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Revealed: The Top 50 Beaches In The World, 2018

Shipwreck Beach, also known as Navagio Beach, on the island of Zakynthos in Greece, has been named “Best in the World” by travel platform FlightNetwork. In 2nd place is Whitehaven Beach on the Whitsunday Islands in Queensland, Australia, while Hidden Beach in El Nido on the island of Palawan in the Philippines is third and Praia do Sancho off the coast of Brazil is fourth.

In fourth place was Praia do Sancho in Pernambuco, Brazil, fifth was Tulum beach in Mexico, and sixth was Grace Bay in Turks and Caicos. The annual list surveyed 1,200 travel industry professionals around the world to come up with the list of the top 100.

The top 20 beaches in the world, 2018

  1. Shipwreck Beach, Zakynthos, Greece
  2. Whitehaven Beach, Queensland
  3. Hiddem Beach, El Nido, Philippines
  4. Praia do Sancho, Pernambuco
  5. Tulum Beach, Mexico
  6. Grace Bay, Turks and Caicos
  7. Seven Mile Beach, Jamaica
  8. Anse Source D’Argent, La Digue Island
  9. Maya Bay, Thailand
  10. Varadero Beach, Cuba
  11. Diani Beach, Kenya
  12. Pink Sands Beach, Harbor Island, Bahamas
  13. Anse Lazio, Praslin Island
  14. Railay Beach, Thailand
  15. Playa Norte, Mexico
  16. Noetzie Beach, Plettenburgh Bay, South Africa
  17. Balandra Beach, Mexico
  18. Reynisfjara Beach, Iceland
  19. Honokalani Bech, Hawaii
  20. Bavaro Beach, Domincan Republic
  21. Coffee Bay, South Africa
  22. Platja de Formentor Mallorca, Balearic
  23. Lanikai Beach Oahu
  24. Malmok Beach
  25. Matira Beach Bora Bora, French Polynesia
  26. Radhanagar Beach Havelock island
  27. Isla Holbox Holbox Island
  28. Half Moon Cay Little San Salvador Island
  29. Manuel Antonio Beach
  30. Blinky Beach Lord Howe Island
  31. Long Beach British Columbia
  32. Camps Bay Beach Cape Town
  33. Hyams Beach
  34. Cable Beach Western Australia
  35. Lucky Bay Western Australia
  36. Champagne Beach Vanuatu
  37. Flamenco Beach
  38. Honopu Beach Kauai
  39. Bowman’s Beach Sanibel Island
  40. Comporta Beach Setubal
  41. Giant’s Causeway Giant’s Causeway
  42. Calanque de Sugiton Massif des Calanques
  43. Bai Khem Beach Phu Quoc Island
  44. Wineglass Bay Tasmania
  45. Laguna Beach California
  46. Pianemo Raja Ampat
  47. Ngapali Beach
  48. Grand Anse Grenada
  49. Bathsheba beach Barbados
  50. Cannon Beach Oregon

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Mindy Wright
Philadelphia native Mindy is passionate about creating lists about anything and everything. She recently moved to New York. Mindy is a frequent keynote speaker at prestigious conferences and universities in the United States and the United Kingdom. Her favorite Quote: "It's a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it!” Voracious reader. Writer + Editor + Philly girl.
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