Europe's most beautiful beaches await, each offering a unique experience and unforgettable memories. Whether you're seeking a relaxing getaway, an adventure-filled hike, or an opportunity to immerse yourself in nature's wonders, these stunning coastal destinations have it all. From Spain to Italy, Greece to Portugal, let these hidden gems become the backdrop of your next beach vacation. Discover the natural beauty that awaits and create cherished memories on the picturesque shores of Europe.
Cala Moraig, Benitatchel - Costa Blanca, Spain:
For nature enthusiasts, Cala Moraig in Costa Blanca is a must-visit. While it may not be suitable for families due to its steep drop and pebble beach, the beach's turquoise blue waters and natural beauty make it a paradise for nature lovers. Take caution while entering the water and explore other stunning beaches and hidden gems that Spain has to offer.
Cala Tonnarella dell’Uzzo, San Vito lo Capo - Sicily, Italy:
Imagine yourself on a secluded beach surrounded by nature's tranquility. Cala Tonnarella dell’Uzzo in Sicily offers just that—a hidden gem with crystal-clear waters, accessible after a scenic 20-minute walk. Be sure to bring food and water, as there are no restaurants on-site. Snorkeling enthusiasts will delight in exploring the underwater wonders of this natural reserve.
Sykia Beach, Milos Island - Greece:
Do you want to escape the crowd and take refuge in your little cocoon during the holidays? Discover the secret beach of Sykia Beach, formed in the heart of a sea cave, it is one of the most beautiful beaches in Greece. One of the best ways to visit this secret beach is to book a private boat because otherwise the beach is almost inaccessible. Milos Island is one of the best places for a dream holiday in Greece that you also classified among the best natural pools in Europe and Best beaches in Europe (be sure to visit Sarakiniko Beach and its famous volcanic rocks which offer sunbathers a lunar scenery) . The best way to get to Milos is to fly from Athens (1 hour). You can also take a ferry or a Sea Jet (faster than the Ferry) from the port of Athens (5 hours).
Kriaristi Beach , Sithonia - Halkidiki - Greece:
In this ranking there are beaches for everyone, for hiking enthusiasts, travellers who want to hide from the crowds, who are looking for natural beaches, close to a resort or an all-inclusive hotel, wild beaches and even beaches with the possibility of camping on the beach or nudist beaches. There is a camping, beach bar and even a supermarket close to Kriaritsi beach in Greece. The nearby beach is a nudist beach: here you will find nature lovers, free spirits and people who love simplicity.
Monterosso al Mare, Liguria - Italy:
Monterosso al Mare is one of the emblematic villages of the Cinque Terre in Liguria, northern Italy. You will see magnificent houses on the side of the cliffs with grounds covered with lemon trees, vineyards and olive trees like in the other villages of the Cinque Terre. As the largest city in the Cinque Terre, Monterosso offers more accommodation, leisure and nautical activities, restaurants and larger beaches appreciated by Italians and travellers from all over the world. During your stay do not miss to discover the most beautiful beaches in Italy, the most beautiful secret destinations in Italy & Best Castles in Italy!
Ostriconi Beach, Northern Corsica - France:
Located just 20 km from Ile Rousse, Ostriconi beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in North Corsica. The beach is perfect for families. A car park is located 10 minutes away on foot and you can enjoy drinks, ice cream and snacks in the itinerant shops parked there. The beach is supervised by lifeguards and it is a beach of fine white sand. However, as the difference in height is quite steep (quickly deep), there are a few small waves and sometimes some seaweed, the beach is rather recommended for families with children already used to swimming rather than baby dabbling.
Spiaggia Rosa, Cala di Roto - Budelli Island - Sardinia - Italy:
This beach is of rare beauty, unique, protected, with fine white sand but also pink sand made of crushed fossils and coral. Spiaggia Rosa in Cala di Roto, South-East of Budelli Island in Sardinia - La Maddalena Archipelago, is one of the most beautiful beaches in Italy and one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe.
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