Are you planning your next trip? Have you had enough of the city and think it is time for some relaxation in your life? Then check out our Top Ten paradise islands to find your next destination.
Aitutaki island, The Cook Islands
First on the list of paradise islands comes all the way from the pacific. Traditionally known as Araura, Ararau and Utataki. This stunning place is the second most visited islands in the Cook Islands, and looking at the pictures you can see why.
Fiji Island, South Pacific
Know as the home of happiness, Fiji is an archipelago of more than 300 islands. It is famed for its rugged landscapes, palm-lined beaches, coral reefs and clear lagoons.
Halaveli, Maldives Islands
Halaveli is the diamond in the crown of the maldives. Here you can find pristine white sand, wonderful plant life and a sky as blue as the ocean.
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
Fernando de Noronha is an archipelago in Brazil and a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site. Its pristine beaches, landscapes and delicate eco system make it one of the true paradises of our world.
Santorini Island, Greece
Santorini is the iconic image of the Aegean, instantly recognisable all around the world. Its white washed walls have captured many travellers hearts and will continue to do, for many years to come.
Kauai Island, Hawaii
A part of the Hawaiian archipelago. Kauai has been nicknamed “the Garden Isle” thanks to the tropical rainforest covering much of its surface. The dramatic cliffs and pinnacles make this island feel like a mysterious lost world just waiting to be explored.
Rarotonga, The Cook Islands
Next up is Rarotonga. This incredible paradise is the largest of the Cook Islands. Volcanic peaks, ridges and rainforest dominate its interior, which is circled by beautiful white sandy beaches and sky blue oceans.
Bali is an Indonesian island known for its forested volcanic mountains, iconic picturesque rice paddies, beaches and coral reefs.
One of the few places outside of India that Worships Hinduism, Bali also has many beautiful temples which make this a truly special island which gets the 3rd place on our list.
Moorea Island, French Polynesia
Moorea Island is just one of the spectacular islands that make up French Polynesia. Located near the world’s largest coral reef ecosystem, covered in rainforested mountains and surrounded by clear blue oceans, Moorea is truly a natural wonder of the world.
Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Surrounded by sand islets, a turquoise lagoon and protected by coral reefs, the French Polynesian Island of Bora Bora is crowned no 1 on our list. Bora Bora truly is the most beautiful of all the paradise islands on earth.
Which is you favourite of the paradise islands?
Where will your next trip take you? Sound off in the comments section to let us know. If you have already visited one of the top ten, let us know what you thought.
Also if you think that we have missed an Island and it should be on the list, we would love to know which one.
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