Pristine sands, clear blue skies, swaying palm trees and crystal-clear waters, think an island vacation and this is the picture that flashes into your mind. But for a beginner the prospect of picking an island can be daunting. Apart from keeping the budget in mind, it is also necessary that you ensure your vacation is a trip of a lifetime.
Best Islands for a first visit
To help make it easy for you while planning an island package vacation, listed below are some of the most beautiful islands in the world.
- Gili Islands of Indonesia:Everything you can want in an island vacation, and then some more. This island has some of the best reefs in the world housing some vivid marine life. Snorkelling diving or just relaxing on the beach, this is one island vacation for you.
- Carabao Island Philippines:This is one deserted island in a nation made up of islands. So what makes it stand apart? It is practically untouched. Small boutique hotels, palm huts on the beach, local seafood delicacies and he clear beach. There is nothing more to want from an island vacation.
- Taveuni in Fiji:All of 26 miles, local Fijians call this ‘The Garden of Fiji’. Dotted with volcanic peaks, the ridge has a fresh water lake in which grow some of the world rarest orchids. Coffee and fruit plantations thrive here. This is one exotic island vacation for your list.
- Phuket in Thailand:this is not just a vacation island, but a community which needs to be experienced. The sandy beaches, the motorable hills, the clear blue skies, all create an experience that you cannot forget. Visits to the tiny paradise islands surrounding it are an added attraction.
- Antigua in the Caribbean:The lore of the Caribbean is so strong that it can only spell one thing – relaxation. The laid-back atmosphere, the warmth of the inhabitants and the pristine atmosphere, all makes this an island vacation to unwind and recharge. The people are so accommodating that a little word can turn your normal vacation into a dream.
- Maldives:Set in the Arabian sea, this is an island vacation that will tick off all the boxes. It is isolated, warm, pristine and inviting. The sunsets and the waves all create a surreal world that will take you away from reality. This island vacation is a honeymooner’s paradise.
- Seychelles:A cluster of 100 odd islands in the Indian Ocean, the beauty of the island strikes you even before you reach it. The hills and the valleys turn into sandy beaches merging with the waves, this is one island you need to visit once in your lifetime. After all it is the picture postcard perfect island vacation.
Plan an Island vacation of your dream
When you have your information, the task of selecting the island is not so daunting anymore. But if you still find it difficult, just call an agent and customise an Island Tour Package that will suit you the most.
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