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Best beaches in Asia to visit in 2016


If you were looking for a best beaches in Asia for a sun kissed holidays than you have found the right blog. Asia have many tropical destinations and is home to some of world’s finest beaches. In here, we list down some of the best beaches in Asia to visit in 2016.

Mawun Beach in Lombok

Mawun Beach in Lombok, Indonesia

It is an undeniable truth that Indonesian archipelago have countless exotic beaches. From black volcanic sand to pink sand beaches there is something for everyone in this island nation. If we had to choose one among the thousand, it will definitely be Mayum beach on the island of Lombok. It is such a place that you will love to keep it as secret. So how does it make to the top of the best beaches in Asia to visit in 2016? The moment you will be at Mayum beach you will feel like if it is a private beach with stunning vistas. The crescent-shaped beach is still unspoiled by tourism. It is very quiet and with very few visitors. Those who visit this place are the travelers who stay around Kuta beach in Lombok.

Do not forget to carry your bathing suit, a sarong, a beach towel to lay on the sand, hat, sunglasses and above all your sunscreen. Make sure that you stay until dusk to adore the color of twilight.

Also read about: Horseback riding tours in Lombok island

Nilaveli Beach in Sri lanka

Nilaveli Beach in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

Considered as one of the purest white sand beaches in Asia, Nilaveli beach on the east coast of Sri Lanka stretches to north of Trincomalee. This postcard perfect beach has remained isolated from travelers for a long time because of the civil war but now it’s all ready to welcome the travelers yet again. You will see a huge white sandy beach lined with coconut trees. Another reason to put it on the list of best beaches in Asia is for its close proximity with two small beautiful island. There are two islands closer to the beach almost close enough to swim, although it’s illegal and dangerous. They are Pigeon Island and little bit further is Coral Island. Pigeon Island is considered the best places in the country to snorkel.

Also read about: The activities offered in Sri Lankan Beaches

Boracay Beach in Philippines

Boracay Beach in Philippines

Boracay is a small island in Philippines. It has the best beaches in Asia for relaxation. The long white sand beaches of Boracay is a tropical paradise. Most of your holiday time in Boracay will be spent on the sandy beaches while basking in the sun but the lovers of adventure can also visit the Puka beach known for kite-boarding and surfing. As this place is the highest visited island in Philippines you should be careful to choose a hotel because some parts of the island is very touristic.

Radhanagar Beach

Radhanagar Beach, Havelock Island in Andaman and Nicobar Island

Undoubtedly all of the 470 islands of Andaman and Nicobar is a paradise in the heart of Bay of Bengal between India and Burma. But out of all, there is Radhanagar beach with a softest white sand situated close to jungle and a magnificent mountain as a backdrop. It is the ideal place to watch most of the beautiful sunsets.

Also read about: Best destinations to get a sun tan in India

Beaches of Phu Quoc Island in Vietnam

Beaches of Phu Quoc Island in Vietnam

Phu Quoc is the most beautiful island of Vietnam. The atmosphere is relaxed. The beaches of Phu Quoc are the perfect places to bask in the sun or to go snorkeling and boat rides. Phu Quoc is full of white sandy beaches, it is still an unfrequented corner and the place is known for its wonderful seafood! Do not miss the Long beach, for a romantic walk consider Lan Ong Beach and to surrender yourself in front of the irresistible beauty of sunset go to Bai Sao.

Beaches of Koh Rong Sanloem in Cambodia

Beaches of Koh Rong Sanloem in Cambodia

The beaches of Koh Rong Sanloem in the Golf of Siam, are the most beautiful beaches of Cambodia. The beauty of the small tropical island of Koh Rong Sanloem will pleasantly surprise you with its clear waters and sandy beaches. Koh Rong Sanloem is still preserved from mass tourism. Come here to relax, walk barefoot in the sand, or to enjoy the grilled fish in the shades of a coconut trees.

Ngapali Beach in Myanmar

Ngapali Beach in Myanmar

The last in our list of best beaches in Asia is Ngapali Beach. It is the most beautiful beach in Myanmar. It is a very quiet and protected place where buildings and hullaballoo of beach side vendors and restaurants are rare. Ngapali Beach offers beautiful charming accommodations on the beach. This is the ideal place for relaxing in Myanmar!

So now you have read all our recommendation for best beaches in Asia to visit in 2016. Which beach tempts you the most? Once you make your mind, contact us for a tailor made beach holidays in Asia:

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