Best Caribbean beaches to visit

With charming landscapes of white sand and turquoise water beaches, a hundred palm trees and movie sunsets, there is no doubt why Caribbean beaches are the most popular among tourists from all around the world. If what you want is the perfect place to enjoy the sun and the sea breeze, find here a list of Caribbean paradises to disconnected from the world.

Playa Bavaro

Also known as the Coconut Coast among Punta Cana, it is undoubtedly one of the most famous and beautiful beaches in the Dominican Republic. With white sandy beaches, palm trees and all-inclusive resorts that make it the best option to have a relaxed time. Playa Bavaro is perfect for snorkeling or scuba diving since it is surrounded by colorful coral reefs and the route of the underwater museums. But if you are looking for more adventure, there are also several tours in off-road cars along the coast or just for fishing.  

If you are doubting about visit Playa Bavaro, you have to know that it is in the top 5 of the best beaches in the Caribbean and was declared one of the best beaches in the world by UNESCO.

Punta Cana

Located at the east of the island, it is one of the most popular destinations for travelers due to its incredible weather the whole year and turquoise waters in the beaches. Since it is a small island, the access to the most popular places in the Dominican Republic is very easy, you can go from the airport in a Punta Cana airport shuttle or move through the different beaches by renting a car. 

The beaches in Punta Cana tend to have more waves or windy conditions, so it is popular for its zip lines, and to practice windsurfing, kayaking and sailing. Do not worry about accommodation, the best all-inclusive resorts are at Punta Cana. 


A magical town in Quintana Roo with a boho style and spiritual atmosphere that makes it perfect for pure peace and relaxation. Tulum has breathtaking white sand beaches, a dozen of cenotes and archeological zones to get in contact with nature and Mayan culture. 

In Tulum you can also find many spas at the coastline and spots to practice yoga at the sunrise. Tulum is located just 118 kilometers south of Cancun airport, and to reach the town and attractions nearby is not difficult with all the transportation options from the airport you can find. 


This happy island with unique architecture and hot weather during the day is a most-to visit destination where you can enjoy full peace and get the adrenaline shot that you need. 

This is one of the favorite places for water sports lovers, with waves of up to 3 meters for surfers. However, you can also do snorkeling or diving to explore the sunken ships. 

Playa Paraiso

A paradise, considered one of the most beautiful beaches in Cuba that offers endless possibilities of relaxation and incredible landscapes. Located in the south of Cuba, Playa Paraiso is famous due to its clear waters and white sandy beaches far from the crowds that will help you get a more relaxed stay.