The kids will soon be out of school and vacation season will soon be upon us, so it is time to look at some of the top 10 tropical vacation spots. These tropical paradises are certain to get you in vacation mode!
Top 10 Tropical Vacation Spots
1. Bora Bora
It has often been said that Bora Bora is the most beautiful island in the world, which is why it is included on the top 10 tropical vacation spots. It is well known for its over-water bungalows which are found in most resorts. There are bungalows in every price range, comparably cheap, basic accommodations to very luxuriously expensive. There are many water related activities for kids and adults of all ages.
No top 10 tropical vacation spots list is complete without Hawaii. Often the most difficult thing about traveling to Hawaii might be deciding which island to visit. This is why many people will chose to visit more than just one island of the eight main islands. Islands range from more relaxed and laid back Kauai, to the volcanic island of Hawaii.
The Republic of Maldives consists of almost 1200 coral island formed around a double chain of twenty-six atolls. Approximately 200 of the islands are inhabited. However, only about 90 islands are primarily used as vacation spots.
4. British Virgin Islands
The Virgin Islands are a group of tropical islands that form the northern part of the Lesser Antilles. The north-eastern islands form the British Virgin Islands (BVI). The BVI are known as one of the world’s greatest sailing destinations, and charter sailboats are a very popular way to visit less accessible islands.
The Bahamas consists of 29 islands, 661 cays, and over 2,300 islets. It is one of the most popular tropical destinations for North Americans. This is because it is easy to island hop around, and there are so many islands with much to offer. The capital city of Nassau has everything from relaxing and secluded to more active endeavors such as hiking and sports.
Barbados is one of the prime tropical destinations in the Caribbean and has numerous world-class accommodations. The southern and western coasts of Barbados offer pinkish sandy beaches and are an ideal spot to enjoy the calm sea. However, the island’s east coast is popular with surfers due to its larger waves.
Mauritius is a tropical island nation off the southeast coast of the African continent in the southwest Indian Ocean. It has long been a dream destination for many. Most people in Mauritius are bilingual and are equally fluent in English and French.
Fiji encompasses 333 islands, some being inhabited. Most of the islands are not habited, however. It has beautiful white sandy beaches, swaying coconut trees, pristine oceans and waterways. There are activities for just about everyone, ranging from hiking, kayaking, camping, surfing, snorkeling and some of the best scuba diving around.
Aruba boasts some of the most beautiful white sand beaches in the world. It varies from other tropical islands because of its dry climate and an arid, cactus-strewn landscape. Coves are carved out of limestone and inlets formed by the relentless pounding of waves.
The Seychelles round out our list of top 10 tropical vacation spots. It is located in the western Indian Ocean and includes 115 islands. The main island of Mahé is home to some of the most stunning and pristine beaches in the world.
If you are planning your summer getaway, take a look at the top 10 vacation spots. White sand beaches and sparkling turquoise water combined with warm temperatures make all of these destinations a must see.