White sand, blue water, soothing wind, and calm stretch of sand, just make a perfect fit for releasing stress and making a part of your vacation.
Right from the beaches in India to the beaches of Australia, there are beaches that will give you a stunning view with complete uniqueness.
Each beach has its own uniqueness and are beautiful.
Here are the list of top 10 beaches that is not only budget friendly but also makes your each and every penny count.
1. Radhanagar Beach
Rated as one of the best beaches in the Asian subcontinent, Radhanagar Beach is located at the Andaman Islands (India).
It is one of the cleanest beaches to visit. Tucked neatly in Havelock Island, this white sand beach is an absolute stunner with its pristine ambience.
Dotted with lush and verdant thickets of palm trees, this beach is an ideal place to walk barefoot in solitude and enjoy the brushing waves or enjoy the stunning sunset and unwind yourself.
You can go that extra mile by beach trekking to nearby Neil’s Cove or snorkeling near Elephant Beach.
2. Whitehaven Beach
Lying right in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, and famed worldwide for its absolutely pure white sands, this 7 km long stretch along the Whitsundays Island (Queensland) is a huge showstopper for globetrotters coming to visit Australia.
Sink in your toes in the blinding white silica sands or wander off in the coves and lagoons lining it – the best way to feel its aura is viewing its beauty from the Hill Inlet or the Tongue Point lookout.
The rising tide playing with the sand and water creates a stunningly beautiful swirling of colors that will leave you speechless.
3. Bondi Beach
Situated only 4 miles east of Sydney’s business district area, Bondi is among the most popular and iconic sea beaches of Australia.
From surf and sand to scenic hiking trails, opulent bars and cafes to quaint street-side souvenir stalls, Bondi has something for every kind of traveler.
Its huge crashing waves make it the perfect beach for surfers trying to hone their skills.
Bondi’s bohemian ambiance can be best enjoyed by simply sunbathing near the waves with fish and chips as accompaniment OR by hiking the most popular Sydney’s trail- the Bondi to Coogee Coastal walk
4. The Baths
The Baths beach is housed in the British Virgin Islands of the Caribbean. Hailed as one of the most breathtaking beaches in the world, it stands out due to the presence of huge volcanic boulders all around its beach, thus forming small pockets of islands with startling clear and calm waters.
This beach has its own unique vibe and offers an unparalleled experience.
For your ultimate relaxation, come and soak in its gorgeous tidal pools which are perfect for kids too.
5. Navagio Beach
Famous for being the most photographed beach in Greece, Navagio is located on the north-west coast of Zakynthos Island.
It is also known as the Shipwreck Beach, this little paradise, with its attractive sandy cove provides an incredible setting for swimming and sunbathing.
You can hop on a boat and catch a glimpse of the rare loggerhead sea turtles or marvel at the bed of soft corals below; the bouncy boat journey itself would be an experience of a lifetime.
6. Anse Source d’Argent beach
This beach, in the La Digue island of Seychelles, is one of its kind with its unique rock formations and blinding-white sands.
To access this beach, you will have to cross a coconut plantation which is an added bonus to your trip.
With the dazzling sands perfectly contrasting with the emerald waters, this beach is the best idyllic spot during late afternoons where you can laze snuggly under the shades of the palm trees and soak up the breeze.
7. Champagne Beach
Embraced by lush greens of the South Pacific jungles, it is a perfect tranquil spot to take a dip in the lovely shallow seas or romance with the splendid sun.
Located on the east coast of Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu, its stunning sands and turquoise waters with the volcanic mountains as a backdrop, will give you the perfect Pacific experience.
8. Phra Nang Beach
Located on the southern tip of Railay – A peninsula on the Andaman coast – this stunningly beautiful white sand beach is easily accessible from Krabi.
Surrounded by stunning limestone cliffs, it is very popular and a well-known destination among rock climbers who love to scale the mountainous limestone rocks.
9. Cannon Beach
The 4-mile long coastline of Cannon Beach, located in Oregon, boasts of a perfect blending of enchanting coastline views and remarkable natural formations.
World-famous for its Haystack Rock, a 235 ft sea stack jewel that sticks out from the heart of the Ocean, Cannon Beach provides a stunning sunset view that will take your breath away.
Visit this beach for its tidal pools filled with microhabitats or to see the puffin habitat.
10. Playa de las Catedrales beach
Located along Spain’s Galician Coastline, it is also known as the “ Beach of the Cathedrals” for its extraordinary rock formations soaring high and resembling cathedral structures.
This unusual geological formation becomes all the more magical during high tide when it completely disappears under the water only to be revealed during low tides along with several sea caves, arches and cliffs.
While there are many other beaches that may be equally beautiful, we have compiled the list of 10 beaches based on the balance of affordability and beauty.