Many tourists are already starting to pack their luggage a wonderful summer holiday on some of Europe’s most beautiful beaches. We believe that this continent conceals some extremely exciting places, that compete with the shores of the tropical world. Based on comments posted by tourists, today we will provide you with a list of the most beautiful five beaches in Europe.
La Concha Beach, Basque Country – Spain
Starting today’s list, Playa de la Concha is one of Europe’s most sought after beaches. In addition, the beach town of San Sebastian is an ideal holiday destination for your next vacation. According to travel experts, the recommended time to visit is between June and September.
What makes this unique location so beautiful? The geographical position here has the shape of the shell, more than 1 kilometer long. On one side of the bay you will find Mount Urgull, near the harbor and the town hall, and on the other side is Mount Igueldo. In the middle of the bay there is also a small island, called Santa Clara, which has another amazing beach, terraces and a lighthouse where from where you can take awesome photographs.
Spiaggia dei Conigli in Sicily – Italy
Spiaggia dei Conigli or the Rabbit Beach takes the second place in our list. As every tourist who comes here realizes, this little piece of rock has a beauty that can not be described.
Apart from everything, what stands out the most about this place is the beauty of the sea, the nature, the beaches, and the amazing blue gradient. You can take a pleasant walk on the shores of the Mediterranean and relax on the soft white sand. This is certainly one of the beaches that you should reach this summer, especially between May and September.
Falesia Beach – Portugal
Picture the Grand Canyon in America, but very close to a wonderful beach – it is truly a breathtaking scenario. Falesia is considered the third in the top 25 beaches in Europe, attracting hundreds of thousands of tourists with its unique rocks and red sand.
The Praia da Falesia, as locals call it, stretches over 6 kilometers. This means there is enough space to do everything you want on your summer vacation, and the best time to visit this beach is between April and October.
Travelers often praise the beach for its beauty and variety. The orange rocks are in contrast with the green pines and the blue sky. We guarantee that the wonderful landscapes here will remain in your memory for a long time.
Playa de Ses Illetes, Formentera, Balearic Islands – Spain
Playa de ses Illetes is located in the far north of the island, and has long been considered Formentera’s “fashion beach” .
The mesmerizing white sand and turquoise water create a truly unique destination the summer. Tourists often compare this beach with those in the Caribbeans. In addition, it is also a luxury destination with plenty of yachts anchored offshore, and the coastal restaurants make this destination one of the best in the Balearic Islands.
Balos Lagoon in Crete – Greece
Tourists who come to this lagoon often can’t resist the urge to bathe in its beautiful turquoise waters. Palos Lake is located in the north-west of the Crete island.
The Balos Lagoon is famous for its waters, wild beauty and exotic appearance. If you do not like huge crowds of tourists avoid visiting this place in the afternoon. The best time to visit the lagoon is between July and August. Take a boat trip if you want to take some amazing pictures here.
Near the Balos Beach you can find the island of Gramvousa or the “Pirates Island”, which of is a great place if you’re into fishing. At the top of the island there is the Venice Castle, which we believe has one of the most beautiful landscapes, especially at sunset.