With overtourism compelling the closure of some of the most visited southeast Asia’s picturesque beaches, it appears a challenging task to find uncrowded, secluded beaches to feel the ambiance and tranquillity all by yourself. However, if searched properly, there are beaches around the world that are yet to be explored. Though these off the beaten path paradises are not easy to be accessed, the reward is pristine and peaceful beach experience, far from the hustle and bustle of city life. These beaches offer the same amount of fun and excitement that you can experience on any other beach, but without the disappointment of bumping over other people. Here, there are no other people, it’s only you and the sea.
Below given is a list of the uncrowded beaches that remain less travelled.
Sebastian Inlet, Space Coast, Florida
One of the most uncrowded, secluded beaches in Florida is the Sebastian inlet that attracts both travellers and fishermen. This beach is located on the space coast that is not visited by touriss6 generally, hence it remains desolate mostly. Those who visit this beach, enjoy beat conditions for scuba diving, swimming, snorkelling and sunbathing. Also, manatees and dolphins can be spotted in the waters.
Woodford Hill Beach, Dominica
The Dominica island is one of the greenest destinations that are yet to be explored by tourists. The most uncrowded beach on this island is the Woodford hill beach which is secluded because of its location far away from residential areas. The sand here is golden which comes from the coral reef formation while the lesser deep ocean waters are great for children. This is quite a remote, private beach surrounded by coconut palms and the picturesque sight of the ocean.
Green Island Beach, Antigua
The green island beach in Antigua is practically deserted. It is one of the most secluded beaches that is filled with lush greenery, white sands, and crystal clear waters. The island is uninhabited and quite small having numerous private beaches here that people probably don’t know about. While staying here, tourists should never miss snorkelling.
Gulpiyuri beach, Spain
Located in Spain near Llanes, the Glpiyuri beach is one of the hidden beaches of the world despite being a well-known tourist spot. The beach extends for 40 meters having granite cliffs and flooded sinkholes in the backdrop. There are underground tunnels connected to the Bay of Biscay that make the beach tidal. Tourists here enjoy sitting and watching the ebb and flow of the waves at this desolate beach, besides enjoy surfing.
Hidden Beach, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
The hidden beach in the Puerto Vallarta island in Mexico is what defines an ideal hidden beach. The beach is located in the uninhabited Marieta island. The only way to reach the beach is by kayaking or swimming through a tunnel that leads to the Pacific Ocean.
La Playuela ( Playa sucia), Puerto Rico
La Playuela, a semicircular beach, is well-known among nature lovers for its beauty, and among tourists for its economical and jolly habitants of Cabo Rojo. It takes around 2 and a half hours to reach from San Juan, but the time is worth it, as you will be able to scout the hidden caves, private beach coves, and sensational limestone cliffs. You can also watch birds and wander the spectacular hiking tracks. Cabo Rojo also has low-cost residential properties like the three-star Hotel Aquarius Vacation Club Boqueron, with a starting price of around $124.
Sunset Beach, Brunswick Islands, North Carolina
It’s not necessary to reach the opposite point of the world to explore untouched plains of sands. The underdeveloped Sunset Beach is located on the southern of North Carolina’s Brunswick Islands. It provides you with a nature-friendly environment along with radical scenery. The other attractive spot here is the Bird Island Reserve, which has untainted beaches of white sand, huge natural dunes, and more than 1,200 acres of alluring salt marsh and tidal creeks. The Sunset Inn provides you with a cherished bed and refreshing breakfast, and a beautiful view of the ocean. They also look over the marshes. During summer the prices may increase to $209 and $239, but during the off-season, the rates start from $119.
Kabira Bay, Ishigaki Island, Japan
Though Japan is not world-famous as having the best beaches in the world, the Okinawa region in Japan has some of the prettiest beaches that very few people know about. This region consists of more than 100 islands. The Kaira bay here is considered to be one of the unexplored, uncrowded, secluded and isolated heart-stirring spots on Ishigaki’s Island. The Kbira bay is famous for its bluish-green waters, white sands, and deluxe vegetation. This place is mostly visited by scuba divers and snorkelers. Tourists reach the Kbira bay via the new Ishigaki airport and then hire any local mode of transportation to access the location. Cheap residential accommodations are provided here by the hotel WBD Ianpana Ishigaki Jima.
Maguana, Baracoa, Cuba
Baracoa is a place situated in the cocoa and coffee-producing region of Cuba. It is both a municipality and city located at the easternmost tip of the island which is full of little solitary, secluded beaches out of which the most uncrowded happens to be Maguana. It is an extremely desolate white beach visited by a handful of people who love to explore the unexplored regions of the world.
Whitehaven Beach, Whitsunday Islands, Australia
The White heaven beach on the Whitsunday Island in Australia is well known for its magnificent white silica sand that is one among the purest sands in the entire world. Tourists can access this island by boats, helicopter, seaplanes from nearby Hamilton Island or the Airlie beach. This region of Australia is popular for its eternal sunshine and azure coloured ocean waters. Budget-friendly accommodations are found in the Airlie beach.
Located in southern Belize, Placencia is an emerald peninsula with 16 miles of sand stretches. It defines what we call a secluded tropical paradise. It forms a little community that is not so popular among people and people who go there enjoy the place being that way. The entire island can be explored on a beach- cruiser bike. The must-visit spot here is the Placencia lagoon, which is home to manatees. Another adventure activity popular here is diving offshore on the Belize Barrier reef. There are Placencia villas, where accommodations are available at cheap rates.
Duck, North Carolina
Another beach paradise in North Carolina is situated in the outer shores between the Atlantic Ocean and Currituck Sound. This is an unexploited beach destination named duck that offers relaxation and adventure to tourists. This beach offers clean, clear waters, Wetlands, maritime forests and dunescapes. The Sanderling Resort, located at some distance from the pine Island Audubon sanctuary on the Currituck island is a four-star accommodation where rooms are available at lower prices.
Playa Caracas, Vieques, Puerto Rico
Vieques is an island, situated off the eastern shores of Puerto Rico is a magnificent paradise that features clear blue ocean water and the Vieques national wildlife refuge. The beach named playa Caracas is the favourite spot of the local people. The sand here is white coral, soft, and its waters are popular for its gentle waves which makes this beach ideal for children. The majestic cliffs far away further add to the charm of this magnificent beach that even has been visited by models for Photoshoot. Here, the el blok hotel is a contemporary accommodation that is usually preferred by tourists. It offers sea views and chic rooms at great prices.
Rawa Island, Malaysia
The sultanate of Johor owns this little paradise Island. Uncrowded, secluded and idyllic are some words that perfectly describe the ambiance of the beach. It is located ten miles off the coast of Peninsular Malaysia. Here, mostly Singaporeans visit for a weekend vacation. There are no shopping malls or tourist places near this beach, just amazing snorkelling, white sand and a night buffet of freshly cooked seafood. This island has few residential places like the Alang’s Rawa, that offers package to tourists, which includes two nights of accommodation, all meals from breakfast to dinner and boat transfers. Prices depend on the number of people staying per room.
Beach vacations are full of excitement. People get to layout on the sand, soak in the sunshine, read a book or take a nap outside and swim in the ocean. For many, a beach day during summertime is their favourite pastime. Mostly along the US coastline and in the great lakes, there are numerous secluded, uncrowded beaches where you can have the sea to yourself. Beyond the redwoods of California starting from the outer shores of northern California, and past the crowded banks of long Island, uncrowded beaches are not that hard to discover and explore.