When it comes for us to think of spending the vacations at an adorable tourist point, the first few things come to our mind are the islands, beaches, forests, and marvelous buildings. Islands are probably the most beautiful holiday gateway. Tropical islands and beautiful beaches with sunset and sunrise are the best things you can enjoy during your vacations. The presence of exotic flora and fauna make islands best tourist places. It is very tough to decide which island is more remarkable than the other, but it is worth to name a few ones which are most famous and gorgeous. Remember our list of Top 10 Most Amazing Islands in the World? I am sure you do if you’re a regular reader. So here comes another list of top 10 most famous & gorgeous islands in the world.
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10. Turks and Caicos Islands
Turks and Caicos Islands are situated in West Indies, in south east of Mayaguana in the chain of Bahamas islands. With the presence of so many luxurious hotels, restaurants, and relaxing tourist points, these islands are must watch during the summers. The beach points of the islands are where you can spend amazing time. Among those so many activities to keep you busy, fishing, snorkeling and diving are the best. Here you can find various boutiques, liquor shops, food stores, pharmacies and banks. The islands have so much to bring back to home such as unique jewelry and handmade gifts.
9. Sicily, Italy
Sicily is situated in the Central Mediterranean. It is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Sicily is the home of Mount Etna, an active volcano in the world and the tallest active volcano in Europe (10,890 ft). Sicily has so much to make you a fan of its beauty, such as beaches, breathtaking coastal scenery, inland valleys, and tall mountains. It is a popular travel destination for tourists all over the globe. Here you can enjoy mountain biking, rock climbing, hiking, caving, and horseback riding.
8. Maldives, Sri Lanka
Maldives Island is situated in the Laccadive Sea, southwest of Sri Lanka, and is known as the Republic of Maldives. It is a tropical paradise that attracts lots of tourists from all over the world. With its crystal clear water, lavish beach points, beautiful sandy areas, luxurious resorts and hotels—Maldives Island should be your destination of summer vacations. There are also many coral islands in Maldives to enjoy underwater beauty—one of them is Maaya Thila which is an exciting dive site. Here you can find thousands of fish species, and marvelous formations of around 3000 coral reefs.
7. Koh Lipe, Thailand
Koh Lipe is the smallest yet extremely beautiful island of Thailand. It is a secluded island hidden close to the Andaman Sea. It comprises of three main beaches: Sunrise Beach, Sunset Beach and Pattaya Beach, which together form the shape of a boomerang. While you’re here, you don’t need to rent any vehicle for viewing the beauty of island, you can simply walk around as it is very small island to view. It will take you just an hour to watch it by the full. One of its best tourist attractions is the Tarutao National Marine Park.
6. Fiji Island
Fiji, officially known as the Republic of Fiji, is the island of Melanasia, South Pacific Ocean. It came into being as a result of formation of dry land by volcanic activities. The island has various tropical rain-forests and is surrounded by white sandy beaches and coral reefs. You can enjoy here activities like scuba diving, snorkeling, surfing, boating. Its warm tropical climate is ideal for beach-side holidays.
5. Galapagos Islands
Galapagos Islands are situated along the Equator in the Pacific Ocean. These have many endemic species, such as giant tortoises to make the islands look beautiful. Galapagos is on the sea level and is on the Equator, the weather here is not of tropical nature. It remains cold and windy the whole year. To come here, you are better to learn Spanish since it is the basic language of the islands.
4. Mnemba Island
With its white sand beaches and crystal clear water, Mnemba Island is one of the most gorgeous islands in the world. It is present off the northeast coast of Unguja, and has about 150 fish species and marvelous underwater beauty in its flora and fauna. You can enjoy here scuba diving, fishing and snorkeling. You should make sure that before you come here, you have brought enough outfits especially the winter clothes because the environment here remains cold.
3. Tahiti Island
Tahiti Island is situated in the Windward group of French Polynesia, in the southern Pacific Island. This gorgeous island came into being by the formation of volcanic eruptions. Its environment is tropical in nature—ideal for snorkeling and diving. Here summer remains from November through April, when the climate is extremely hot and humid. Winters remain from May to October, with little cold and dry climate.
2. Cebu Island
Cebu Island is a major island of the Cebu province, and is situated in the Philippines. It is found in the east of Negros Island. This beautiful tropical island has limestone plateaus and narrow coastlines. Here you can find various resorts that offer various water activities such as windsurfing, diving, kite-boarding, and snorkeling, as well as adventure tours around the island for viewing Kavasan Falls, fishing villages and churches.
1. Seychelles Island
Seychelles Island is situated in the Republic of Seychelles, east of Africa and north-east of the Madagascar Island. It is an archipelago of 115 islands in the Indian Ocean, and one of the most popular tourist places that catch your eyes towards its engaging activities like diving, snorkeling, sailing and fishing. Here you can enjoy lots of festivals and events held throughout the year. The most popular are the Seychelles Sailing Cup in January, the International Fishing Competition in November, and the SUBIOS Underwater Festival, which showcase extraordinary underwater forms of Seychelles via competitions, film shows and talks.