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Top ten beaches in Europe

European Beaches

European Beaches

Europe’s natural beauty and its mention are incomplete without its spectacular beaches. People from all over the globe visit Europe for radiant blue oceans, cool breezes and glinting sand with glamorous coastal lines. European beaches have a special attraction. Here are the top ten European beaches in the world.
The Biarritz Beach, located in France, definitely deserves the first position in the list of top ten beaches in Europe. The beach is very well-ordered giving you fine reasons to enjoy Biarritz. It has partitioned swimming and surfing areas, cafes, resorts, and bars. The Biarritz festival has been attracting people for more than forty years now.

If you are a party freak then Ibiza is the place for you. The second best beach in Europe is the Ibiza, located in Spain, which is a beautiful island. It is very popular for its musical ambience with night clubs, rocking DJs and foot-tapping parties. Cannes, located in France, has some of the most glamorous beaches in Europe. It is the third best in our list. It has all the facilities like umbrella sheds, cafes and sports.
Tarifa, located in Spain, holds the fourth position in this list. It is one of the windiest beaches in the world. This is one reason that people love this beach for surfing against the winds. Tarifia’s major attraction is water sports which are organized every year. Tarifia is surrounded by rising peaks on one side which makes it very popular for rock climbing as well.

St. Tropez, located in France, is the fifth best beach in Europe. The beach is adorned with classy bars, restaurants and hotels. This beach is the ideal place for your celebrity hunt. The Kefalonia, located in Greece, holding the sixth position, is one the most beautiful beaches of Europe. The beaches have more natural beauty than man-made attractions. This place is a true retreat for your soul. The Brighton Beaches, located in England, is no less when it comes to beauty. Positioned at number seven in our list, this place is the traveler’s paradise. It is very famous for its night life with fun filled night clubs, bars, restaurants and beach shops.

The Marbella Beaches, located in Spain hold the eighth position. These beaches are very delightful. You can relax amidst Palm trees, beautiful oasis and giant elephant showers. Toscana, Punta Ala, located in the west coast of Northern Rome, Italy, is a quite beach. This place is not very flamboyant. It is a long stretch of sand lining the striking monuments of Rome. Caldiz, located in Spain, is the tenth best beach in Europe. This beach is glutted with natural beauty of sunsets and sand.

Once again, we summarize the list as follows:

1.    Biarritz Beach, France.
2.    Ibiza, Spain.
3.    Cannes, France.
4.    Tarifa, Spain.
5.    Tropez, France.
6.    Kefalonia, Greece.
7.    Brighton, England.
8.    Marbella, Spain.
9.    Toscana, Italy.
10. Cadiz, Spain.

15 Comments so far

  1. Peter C   June 9, 2011 8:32 am

    St. Tropez is where my wife and I went for our honeymoon. It was amazing there. The bar life was so great, something I had never seen before. It is a great beach to visit and I am glad that it made the top ten beaches of Europe.

  2. dejan   June 26, 2011 8:44 am

    That shows how much you know. It’s just not my cup o’ tee. after all the beauty is in the eye of a beholder init.

  3. shaill bora   October 11, 2011 10:05 pm

    I went to greece with my wife kalibo on my honeymoon and i enjoyed the trip….The trip was amazing as the place is really beautiful with exotic places and natural serenity all arund.The bar life was amazing as i’m a dimsomaniac and i loved the ambienc.I’ll love to go again with my wife Kalibo.

  4. Armannd   October 23, 2011 4:36 pm

    St. Tropez is my favorite beach even it is only the fifth best beach in Europe. France itself is my favorite country. Anyway, I love everything about this beach. All my holidays were in this place. And I always have a great time there. To me, it is the number one in this top 10 beaches in Europe.

  5. Sisi   October 26, 2011 5:22 pm

    Portugal Algarve beaches and the beaches of the Wadden Sea! At Terschelling (Island between Northsea and Wadden Sea) in the Netherlands has got big sandbanks and is very beautiful to see. Not always warm and sunny, but you know… nature! And yes, Spain and Toscane are also nice :)

  6. Sisi   October 26, 2011 5:33 pm

    In June 2009 the Wadden Sea was added to the World Heritage List. It should be on your top ten list!

  7. Jaco   January 4, 2012 1:21 pm

    The beach showed in the picture is not a beach in Europe. That is on St. Johns Island next to St. Thomas in the US. Virgin Islands.

  8. Bryan Malquisto   June 28, 2012 7:19 pm

    I love to see that beautiful beach……

  9. Bjorni Rexhepi   July 11, 2012 8:56 am

    for me the beautiful beach is vlora in albania
    vlora has a goos climate a good economy and beautiful beaches in this bay

  10. KIRK   August 16, 2012 8:11 pm

    From what I see, whoever made that list places much emphasis on the “man-made” stuff(water-sports, bars, music,etc)….if I were to rank europes beaches based solely on the number of beaches, natural beauty and crystal clear water, it would most definitely be Greece’s beaches…hands-down.

  11. giorgo   August 19, 2012 5:51 pm

    what about malta beaches to mentiion some nice ones blue lagoon, paridise bay, ghadira bay,ramla il hamra,and what about hondoq ir rumin small but nice.

  12. JD   July 20, 2013 9:47 pm

    That photo above, heading the article, is of Trunk Bay, St. John, US Virgin Islands. It’s not in Europe!

  13. JD   July 20, 2013 9:49 pm

    I SCUBA dive from boats and beaches and have seen beautiful beaches on five continents. Want to know what the most beautiful beach always is? The one where you went with the love of your life or the one where you met her.

  14. Skot   July 24, 2013 2:29 pm

    You’re kidding me right? This list is some type of joke so that tourists continue to visit the most touristy beaches of the world, especially European ones. I’m sure the writer’s English, not that that’s a bad thing but this is a very typical, non adventurous, guide book following, Englishman’s list. Go visit my current home of Croatia and you’ll see beautiful European beaches and as for the rest of world, nothing beats Thailand, Philippines and Australia.

  15. skot   July 24, 2013 2:30 pm

    and I will eat my passport if that picture shown above is a beach from Europe.

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