There are many beautiful islands on this planet, but these are the Best Islands in the world to visit which thousands of people visit every day and they are thrilled to see natural beauty. An island is a natural element that is formed on a piece of land in the middle of a sea or river. In today’s list, we will take a tour of the top 10 most beautiful islands in the world, which are always full of tourists.
10. Kauai Island
Kauai is an island in the Central Pacific, part of the Hawaiian archipelago, United States. It’s nicknamed “the Garden Isle” thanks to the tropical rainforest covering much of its surface. The dramatic cliffs and pinnacles of its Na Pali Coast have served as a backdrop for major Hollywood films, while 10-mile-long Waimea Canyon and the Nounou Trails traversing the Sleeping Giant mountain ridge are hiking destinations. The total area of this island is 1430 square kilometers.
09. Fiji Island
Fiji consists of an archipelago of more than 330 islands of which about 110 are permanently inhabited—and more than 500 islets, amounting to a total land area of about 18,300 square kilometers. The majority of Fiji’s islands were formed by volcanic activity starting around 150 million years ago. Some geothermal activity still occurs today on the islands of Vanua Levu and Taveuni. Fiji has a significant amount of tourism with the popular regions being Nadi, Denarau Island, and Mamanuca Islands.
08. Dalmatian Island
The Dalmatian islands are those off the coast of Dalmatia or the four counties that make up the Dalmatian coastline. It is a region on the east shore of the Adriatic Sea, a narrow belt stretching from the island of Rab in the north to the Bay of Kotor in the south. The total area of this island is 12158 square kilometers. Most of the land area is covered by the Dinaric Alps mountain range running from northwest to southeast. The major rivers of this island are Zrmanja, Krka, Cetina, and Neretva.
07. Bali Island
Bali is a province of Indonesia and the westernmost of the Lesser Sunda Islands. East of Java and west of Lombok, the province includes the island of Bali and a few smaller neighboring islands. The total area of this island is 5780 square kilometers. Bali is the only Hindu-majority province in Muslim-majority Indonesia. It is renowned for its highly developed arts, including traditional and modern dance, sculpture, painting, and music. The Indonesian International Film Festival is held every year on this island.
06. Cook Island
The Cook Islands is a nation in the South Pacific, with political links to New Zealand. Its 15 islands are scattered over an extensive area. The largest island, Rarotonga, is home to rugged mountains and Avarua, the national capital. New Zealand is responsible for the Cook Islands’ defense and foreign affairs, but these responsibilities are exercised in consultation with the Cook Islands. The total area of this island is 236 square kilometers, and the total population is 18000 at present.
05. Santorini Island
Santorini is one of the Cyclades islands in the Aegean Sea. It was devastated by a volcanic eruption in the 16th century, forever shaping its rugged landscape. The whitewashed, cubiform houses of its 2 principal towns, Fira and Oia, cling to cliffs above an underwater caldera. They overlook the sea, small islands to the west, and beaches made up of black, red, and white lava pebbles. The total area of this island is 76 square kilometers. Santorini was ranked the world’s top island by many magazines and travel sites.
Seychelles is an archipelago of 115 islands in the Indian Ocean, East Africa. It’s home to numerous beaches, coral reefs, and nature reserves. It is home to the capital Victoria. It also has the mountain rainforests of Morne Seychellois National Park and beaches, including Beau Vallon and Anse Takamaka. The total area of this island is 459 square kilometers. Seychelles boasts the highest nominal per capita GDP of any African nation. It has the second-highest Human Development Index of any African country.
03. Palawan Island
Palawan is the largest island of the province of Palawan in the Philippines and fifth-largest by area and tenth-most populous island in the country. It is the largest province in the country in terms of a total area of 14,649 square kilometers. The capital city is Puerto Princesa, and the total population is 994,101. The entire length of the island forms a mountain range, with a peak altitude of 2,086 meters. The Palawan Trough is an area of deeper water adjacent to the north coast of Palawan in the South China Sea.
02. Bora Bora Island
Bora Bora is a small South Pacific island northwest of Tahiti in French Polynesia. This island is protected by a coral reef, and it is known for its scuba diving. It’s also a popular luxury resort destination where some guest bungalows are perched over the water on stilts. Bora Bora is a major international tourist destination, famous for its seaside. The total area of this island is only 30.55 square kilometers. Bora-Bora is part of a group of volcanic islands linked to the activity of a hazardous area.
01. The Maldives
The Maldives is officially the Republic of Maldives. It is an archipelagic country in the Indian subcontinent of Asia, situated in the Indian Ocean. It lies southwest of Sri Lanka and India, about 750 kilometers from the Asian continent’s mainland. The Maldives consists of 1,192 coral islands grouped in a double chain of 26 atolls. The Maldives is one of the world’s most geographically dispersed sovereign states and the smallest Asian country as well as one of the smallest Muslim-majority countries.