The Most Beautiful Beaches in Asia Not Many People Know (Part 5)

Maldives

When exploring this small country in the middle of the Indian Ocean, it will be lost in a whole new world. With incredible beaches, the Maldives can be crowned when it comes to some of the world’s most beautiful beaches. With white sand powder fitting and clear water, it’s no surprise that this Indian Ocean paradise continues to attract more than a million visitors a year. Start your adventure by flying into Male capital before visiting some 1,200 islands of the country by boat or seaplane.

Sounds like a good plan to “lose” in the middle of the ocean! With fine white sand and crystal clear water, it is no surprise that this Indian Ocean paradise always attracts more than a million visitors a year. Start your journey by flying to Male capital before visiting some of the island’s 1200 islands with seaplanes. It sounds like a great plan to “get lost” in the blue ocean!

Unawatuna, Sri Lanka

As one of South Asia’s palm-fringed beaches, Unawatuna is a popular beach thanks to turquoise waters and a host of hostels and restaurants. The location of this resort is more favorable because it is located only 6 km from the historic city of Galle. Moreover, is there any beach experience that is more unique than watching turtles lay eggs along the coast?

At Unawatuna, if you are lucky to go a long way, you will find interesting sea turtles on the mainland. If not, you can go to the turtle hatchery just 3 km south of Unawatuna, where the turtle eggs are laid on the vast beach. Plan and get ready!

Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka

Fly to Colombo and head south to beautiful Hikkaduwa, a seaside town famous for Sri Lanka’s first white sandy beach. Choose a snorkeling device and dive into the clear waters to see the colorful fish swimming around, this is the most environmentally friendly way to admire nature!

The rainbow-colored coral reefs cover the coast of Hikkaduwa and are home to countless marine species. You can freely choose the beachside accommodation and it’s easy to understand why Hikkaduwa is always mentioned when people visit Sri Lanka. After discovering nature all day long you can relax at your inn at nightfall!