If you’re looking for a unique, once-in-a-lifetime type of beach experience, we’ve got just the places for you. From Northern Lights views in Iceland to an airport-adjacent stretch of sand in the Caribbean, prepare to be amazed at some of the jaw-dropping places and sights below.
Marietas Islands, Mexico
Swim through a dark tunnel to this secret spot.
Travelers Say: “The ‘hidden beach’ was absolutely breathtaking and a must see for all visitors.”
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Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands
Hidden pools are nestled between majestic boulders.
Travelers Say: “What an amazing place, all those huge boulders tumbled on each other forming a walk-through cave. Worth seeing.”
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St. Martin / Sint Maarten
Watch planes fly right above your head.
Travelers Say: “If you like jets, adrenaline, beer, and a beach, then this place is worth a visit… An unforgettable experience.”
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Simon’s Town, South Africa
See the famous penguin colony!
Travelers Say: “Great place to view these adorable little animals… the views of the ocean and harbor from there are also great!”
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Jekyll Island, Georgia
Snap photos of the amazing driftwood and ocean views.
Travelers Say: “Many unique and beautiful driftwood trees dot the coastline. It’s a quiet beach that’s easy to walk and enjoy.”
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Fort Bragg, California
Enjoy the colorful glass stones that cover the beach.
Travelers Say: “Well worth visiting! The beach is lovely and all the sea glass glistening in the sun was beautiful.”
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Seaweed has turned this beach incredibly red.
Travelers Say: “Most of the Red Beach is a nature reserve and migrant birds can be found here.”
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Nearly 580 yards long, this beach extends into the sea.
Travelers Say: “There are plenty of amazing photos of the beach, but the real thing lives up to, if not exceeds expectations.”
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Southampton Parish, Bermuda
Enjoy the gorgeous water and pink sand.
Travelers Say: “This is one of the best beaches I have ever been to. Pink sand, and fun private coves.”
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Experience the spectacular icebergs.
Travelers Say: “This is one of the most beautiful places I have ever been to… I didn’t want to leave. I could not stop saying WOW.”
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