Top 10 Craziest Beaches On Our Planet

Discover some of the craziest beaches on our planet. Chances are you didn`t even know they existed.

1. Black Sand Beach, Hawaii

This beach is covered in basalt which is created by lava flowing into the ocean from the local volcanoes. The beach is also home to numerous endangered species such as the Green Turtle and Hawaiian hawk.

2. Pink Sand Beach, Bahamas

The sand on this beach features millions of eroded particles from red corals which gives it an awesome pinkish glow.

3. Bioluminescent Beach, The Maldives

If you thought the Maldives were stunning during the day then you`ll be amazed what happens at night. Bioluminescent phytoplanton are found throughout the Maldives coastal waters and glow blue with every movement of the water.

4. Hidden Beach, Mexico

This secret paradise location is actually man made. It was created when the Mexican government in the early 1900’s used the area for detonating bombs.

5. Whitehaven Beach, Australia

Whitehaven is one of the most beautiful beaches in the world but what makes this beach special is that the white sands are made up of large amounts of silicia, which doesn’t retain heat. So visitors can walk around without burning their feet.

6. Hot Water Beach, New Zealand

The waters on this beach can reach temperatures of 64°C (147°F). Many visitors make themselves small pools in the sand and relax in the spa type waters.

7. Maho Beach, St Maarten

The beach at Princess Juliana International Airport has become famous due to the aircraft passing just meters above the beach goers.

8. Chandipur Beach, India

When the tide goes out on this beach the sea recedes up to 5 kilometers from the shore allowing visitors to explore the sea bed.

9. Pig Beach, Big Major Cay, Bahamas

There is a beach in the Bahamas which has been populated by pigs. Just like us humans they love to sunbath and swim in the crystal clear waters.

10. Glass Beach, Fort Bragg, California

This beach is covered in glass that has been washed up onshore and it is an amazing place to visit.