Two Greek beaches are among the 25 Best Beaches in the World for 2019. The list is compiled from reviews of millions of travelers who posted their experiences on the website Tripadvisor.
Both Greek beaches that got a high score on Travelers’ Choice are on the island of Crete: Balos and Elafonisi that rank on 15. and 21. place respectively. Both beaches are located in Chania Prefecture.
The two beaches are also among the 25 Best Beaches in Europe, where Balos ranks 5th and Elafonisi 7th. In this list there are also two more beaches: the beach of Kleftiko on the island of Milos (13. position) and the Simos beach (16. position) on the island of Elafinisos, the small island between Peloponnese and Kythira.
According to the tripadvisor list, the best beach in the world is Baia do Sancho, Fernando de Norónia, Brazil.
Top on 25 Best Beaches in the World 2019:
1. Baia do Sancho, Fernando de Norónia, Brazil
2. Varadero Beach, Varadero, Cuba
3. Eagle Beach, Palm / Eagle Beach, Aruba
4. La Concha Beach, San Sebastián – Donostia, Spain
5. Grace Bay Beach, Providenciales, Turks and Caye
Also Agia Nappa on Cyprus is on the list.