Top Five Most Popular Beaches in Asia

Author: Mohd Huzaifah Muntalip
Published: May 08, 2011 at 11:44 pm

What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of summer holidays? You would certainly think of heading to some beach where you can relax, tan, and enjoy surfing or any other water activities to beat the heat. Beaches are the most popular destination throughout the year.  Several top Asian destinations have the best beaches - let’s take a quick look at the top five popular beaches in Asia.

1. Havelock Island Beach - Andamans
Do you want to get away from the beach crowd? If you prefer calm get-away, then this beach is the best one that you will find on the planet. The Havelock Island Beach is certainly the most rarely visited beaches as only ten thousand visitors come here annually, as it takes around three to four hours of flight, boat and road journey to take you there - but it is certainly worth the effort.


.2. Saud Beach – Philippines

Saud Beach is a spectacular beach that not only gives you a great view, but also provides the best beach experience that you can get. The beach is located on the northwest coast of Luzon, with the beach length around 2 kilometers. The biggest attraction is the white sparkling sand that can almost blind you when there is too much of sunlight - definitely bring your shades.

3. Ko Adang – Thailand

Thailand certainly has some of the best beaches on the planet, and Ko Adang tops the list in the country. Ko Adang is a jungle island with empty beaches. Although, you might not find a beer bar around the beach you will certainly enjoy some other cool drinks that will help you to keep your body cool. Ko Adang is 30 kilometers off the mainland Thailand so you can reach there in just an hour or so.

4. Bentota – Sri Lanka

Sixty kilometers south of Colombo, you will find one of the best beaches in Sri Lanka. You can sit back and take a look at the Indian Ocean. Many foreigners come here from different parts of Europe and there are many hotels and five- star resorts nearby.

5. Yalong Bay – China

China has now climbed up the third spot in tourism industry and Yalong Bay is definitely the most visited beach in China. Yalong Bay is seven kilometers long, and it can provide you all the comforts that you may need to make your beach holiday memorable.


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Mohd Huzaifah Muntalip is a social media expert, webmaster and a part-time blogger. He is well-known in the social media websites like digg and stumbleupon by a nickname oteque/tiranatirani. In 2007, he graduated from University of Minnesota, USA in mechanical engineering field. …

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