The 2017 Beach Price Index from from Travelbird

For many travelers, the place That epitomizes holiday and relaxation is the beach. At Travelbird, we understand That every destination is unique, and it’s our goal to give travelers an overview of all the different seaside opportunities around the globe. Our annual Beach Price Index is back, featuring more destinations than ever before. We’ve included 310 beaches from over 70 countries, ranking them based on the price of a typical day at the shores. Fluctuations with currency, political change and travel more taking place than ever before, no beach is unchanged from last year’s ranking in terms of price.

1 Beach Kristiansand
Vest-Agder, Norway
$ 21:58 $ 2.65 8:48 $ 4:53 $ $ 27.37 $ 64.61
2 Huk Beach
Oslo, Norway
$ 20.67 $ 2.97 $ 8.83 5:09 $ $ 24.38 $ 61.94
3 Solastranda
Rogaland, Norway
$ 20:14 $ 2.83 $ 7.63 $ 4.71 $ 25.02 $ 60.33
4 Mareto Plage Publique
Moorea, French Polynesia
$ 21.96 $ 2.01 7:30 $ $ 3.99 $ 23:43 $ 58.69
5 La Plage de Maui
Tahiti, French Polynesia
$ 20.88 $ 2.01 $ 7.49 $ 3.53 $ 24.49 $ 58.40
6 Åkrasanden
Rogaland, Norway
$ 22:26 $ 2.57 8:47 $ $ 4.24 $ 20:44 $ 57.98
7 Hamresanden
Vest-Agder, Norway
$ 22.97 $ 2.39 7:42 $ 4:35 $ $ 20:01 $ 57.14
8 Ribersborg Beach
Skåne, Sweden
$ 17:38 $ 2.12 $ 6.79 $ 3.31 $ 25.73 $ 55.33
9 Anse Vata
Noumea, New Caledonia
$ 15.33 $ 1.82 7:42 $ $ 2.28 $ 28.29 $ 55.14
10 Anse Georgette
Praslin, Seychelles
$ 26.63 $ 0.94 $ 6.89 $ 1.24 $ 17.66 $ 53.36
11 Anse Soleil Beach
Mahé, Seychelles
$ 26.63 1:00 $ 7:22 $ $ 1.66 $ 16.78 $ 53.29
12 Dueodde Beach
Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark
$ 14.87 $ 2.12 $ 5.69 $ 3.41 $ 26.58 $ 52.67
13 Böda Sand
Kalmar, Sweden
$ 19:08 $ 2.12 $ 5.88 $ 2.59 $ 22.84 $ 52.51
14 Læsø Beach
North Denmark Region, Denmark
$ 13.78 2:35 $ $ 7.83 $ 3.18 $ 25.36 $ 52.50
15 Beau Vallon Beach
Mahe, Seychelles
$ 26.63 1:00 $ 7:22 $ $ 1.61 $ 15.82 $ 52.28
16 Blåvand Beach
Region of Southern Denmark, Denmark
$ 14.81 2:09 $ $ 5.53 $ 3.65 $ 26.18 $ 52.26
17 Poe Beach
Bourail, New Caledonia
$ 15.76 $ 1.60 7:19 $ $ 2.50 $ 24.81 $ 51.86
18 Tylösand Beach
Halland, Sweden
$ 18:05 $ 1.91 $ 4.71 $ 2.47 $ 24.65 $ 51.79
19 Rømø Beach
Region of Southern Denmark, Denmark
$ 14.83 $ 2.25 6:40 $ $ 4.03 $ 24.21 $ 51.72
20 Båstad Beach
Skåne, Sweden
$ 17.89 $ 1.91 $ 4.19 $ 3.18 $ 24.46 $ 51.63
21 Nishihama Beach
Okinawa, Japan
$ 18.65 $ 1.34 $ 5.70 $ 2.12 $ 23.65 $ 51.46
22 Sudersand Beach
Gotland, Sweden
$ 18:01 2:09 $ 5:29 $ $ 2.87 $ 22.99 $ 51.25
23 Skanörs Havsbad
Skåne, Sweden
$ 17:42 $ 2.13 6:14 $ $ 2.27 $ 23:12 $ 51.08
24 Äleklinta
Kalmar, Sweden
$ 18:02 $ 2.12 $ 4.61 $ 2.27 $ 23.86 $ 50.88
25 Norsta Auren
Gotland, Sweden
$ 16:37 $ 2.12 $ 5.28 $ 3.18 $ 23:32 $ 50.27
26 Ålö Storsand
Stockholm, Sweden
$ 19:08 $ 2.65 $ 5.19 $ 2.12 $ 21:20 $ 50.24
27 Yonaha Maehama Beach
Okinawa, Japan
$ 18.65 $ 1.25 $ 5.47 $ 2.00 $ 22.76 $ 50.13
28 Blokhus Beach
North Denmark Region, Denmark
$ 14.70 $ 1.99 $ 5.19 $ 3.50 $ 24.60 $ 49.98
29 Marielyst Beach
Region Zealand, Denmark
$ 14:24 2:07 $ $ 5.41 $ 3.41 $ 24.78 $ 49.91
30 Tofta Beach,
Gotland, Sweden
$ 17.60 $ 2.17 $ 4.24 $ 2.12 $ 23.60 $ 49.73
31 Skrea Beach,
Halland, Sweden
$ 17.67 $ 2.25 $ 4.37 3:05 $ $ 21.90 $ 49.24
32 North Beaches
Region of Southern Denmark, Denmark
$ 15:32 $ 2.12 6:04 $ $ 3.29 $ 22.33 $ 49.10
33 Main Beach
Suffolk County, New York, United States
$ 9.36 $ 2.25 6:05 $ $ 2.81 $ 28.05 $ 48.52
34 Varamon Beach
Östergötland, Sweden
$ 17.91 $ 1.53 5:29 $ $ 2.64 $ 21:10 $ 48.47
35 Sandhammaren
Skåne, Sweden
$ 18:01 2:09 $ 5:30 $ 2:35 $ $ 20:38 $ 48.13
36 West Palm Beach
Palm Beach County, Florida, United States
7:09 $ $ 2.42 $ 5.78 $ 3.25 $ 28.61 $ 47.15
37 Haeundae Beach
Busan, South Korea
$ 24.52 $ 0.80 $ 2.72 $ 3.06 $ 16:02 $ 47.12
38 Løkken Beach
North Denmark Region, Denmark
$ 13.74 $ 2.01 5:30 $ $ 3.39 $ 22.65 $ 47.09
39 Ajos
Lapland, Finland
$ 13.77 $ 1.90 6:36 $ $ 2.33 $ 22:26 $ 46.62
40 Yyteri Beach
Satakunta, Finland
$ 14:31 $ 2.01 7:42 $ $ 2.65 $ 19:08 $ 45.47
41 Long Beach
Kadavu, Fiji
$ 18.24 $ 1.54 $ 6.31 $ 1.66 $ 17.71 $ 45.46
42 Amager Beach Park,
Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark
$ 13.77 $ 1.89 $ 4.72 $ 3.70 $ 21:37 $ 45.45
43 Hiukka Beach
Kainuu, Finland
$ 13.78 $ 1.96 6:36 $ $ 2.12 $ 21:20 $ 45.42
44 Spiaggia di Santa Maria
Sardinia, Italy
$ 16.75 $ 1.59 $ 4.56 $ 2.12 $ 20:14 $ 45.16
45 Point Dume
Los Angeles County, California, United States
$ 6.81 $ 1.96 $ 5.50 $ 2.42 $ 28.30 $ 44.99
46 Hornbæk Beach
Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark
$ 14:37 $ 1.70 $ 4.90 $ 3.18 $ 20.75 $ 44.90
47 Yasawa Island
Yasawa Islands, Fiji
$ 24.33 1:55 $ $ 5.90 $ 1.78 $ 11:25 $ 44.81
48 Seurasaari Beach
Uusimaa, Finland
$ 14.73 $ 2.01 $ 6.68 $ 2.29 $ 19:08 $ 44.79
49 Copacabana
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
$ 22.13 $ 1.38 4:40 $ 2:20 $ $ 14:26 $ 44.37
50 Bondi Beach,
Sydney, Australia
$ 9.00 $ 2.34 $ 5.34 $ 2.85 $ 24.53 $ 44.06
51 Lomma Beach
Skåne, Sweden
$ 16.83 $ 1.64 $ 4.24 $ 3.29 $ 17.91 $ 43.91
52 Hietaniemi Beach
Uusimaa, Finland
$ 14.84 $ 2.01 7:10 $ $ 1.91 $ 18:02 $ 43.88
53 Whitehaven Beach,
Whitsunday Island, Australia
$ 8.76 2:07 $ $ 5.41 $ 2.39 $ 25.10 $ 43.73
54 Muri Beach,
Rarotonga, Cook Islands
$ 18:40 $ 2.23 7:05 $ $ 2.15 $ 13.78 $ 43.61
55 Daytona Beach,
Volusia County, Florida, United States
$ 6.97 $ 1.69 5:05 $ $ 2.13 $ 27.49 $ 43.33
56 Norrvikarna
Västra Götaland, Sweden
$ 15.90 $ 1.41 $ 4.24 $ 2.32 $ 19.36 $ 43.23
57 Velavaru Island
Velavaru Island, Maldives
$ 23.70 1:00 $ $ 6.79 $ 2.06 $ 9.67 $ 43.22
58 Finale Ligure
Liguria, Italy
$ 15.92 $ 1.11 $ 4.41 $ 1.33 $ 20.39 $ 43.16
59 Solanas Cagliari
Sardinia, Italy
$ 15.90 $ 1.27 $ 4.13 $ 2.65 $ 19:08 $ 43.03
60 Lopes Mendes
Angra dos Reis, Brazil
$ 21:10 $ 1.26 $ 4.43 $ 2.04 $ 13.93 $ 42.76
61 Muri Beach
Rarotonga, Cook Islands
$ 18:40 $ 2.24 7:07 $ 2:10 $ $ 12.87 $ 42.68
62 Pipa Beach
Natal, Brazil
$ 18:38 $ 1.37 4:51 $ $ 2.11 $ 16:18 $ 42.55
63 Maria Pia
Sardinia, Italy
$ 16:54 $ 1.01 4:35 $ $ 1.11 $ 19:25 $ 42.26
64 Manly Beach,
Sydney, Australia
$ 9.00 $ 2.34 $ 5.13 $ 2.84 $ 22.93 $ 42.24
65 Mandalay Beach
Walpole, Australia
9:22 $ $ 1.97 5:25 $ $ 2.84 $ 22.93 $ 42.21
66 South Beach
Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States
$ 7.69 $ 1.57 5:27 $ $ 2.43 $ 25.24 $ 42.20
67 Puncho Beach
Amsheet, Lebanon
$ 22.86 $ 0.47 $ 5.51 $ 0.95 $ 12:37 $ 42.16
68 Itamambuca
Ubatuba, Brazil
$ 21.31 $ 1.39 $ 4.42 $ 1.76 $ 13:22 $ 42.10
69 Mindil Beach
Darwin, Australia
$ 9.83 $ 1.95 $ 5.71 $ 2.39 $ 22:20 $ 42.08
70 The Basin
Rottnest Island, Australia
$ 9.93 $ 1.95 $ 4.69 2:40 $ $ 22.98 $ 41.95
71 Mullins Beach
Saint Peter, Barbados
$ 11.62 $ 2.58 $ 5.65 $ 1.24 $ 20.86 $ 41.95
72 Natadola Beach
Natadola, Fiji
$ 18:48 $ 1.53 $ 5.90 $ 1.77 $ 14:26 $ 41.94
73 Belle Mare Plage
Belle Mare, Mauritius
$ 21:17 $ 1.02 5:52 $ $ 1.69 $ 12:54 $ 41.94
74 La Concha Beach,
Guipúzcoa, Spain
$ 18:02 $ 1.21 $ 3.18 2:10 $ $ 17:41 $ 41.92
75 Le Morne
Le Morne Brabant, Mauritius
$ 21:17 $ 1.26 5:49 $ $ 1.63 $ 12:27 $ 41.82
76 Kailua
Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States
9:07 $ $ 2.01 6:05 $ $ 2.75 $ 21.93 $ 41.81
77 Naples Beaches
Collier County, Florida, United States
$ 6.97 $ 1.69 $ 5.83 $ 2.39 $ 24.93 $ 41.81
78 Spiaggia Rosa
Sardinia, Italy
$ 16:54 $ 1.01 4:45 $ $ 1.33 $ 18:48 $ 41.81
79 Muchangpo Beach
Boryeong, South Korea
$ 21.87 $ 0.85 $ 2.78 $ 3.12 $ 12.99 $ 41.61
80 75 Mile Beach
Fraser Island, Australia
8:38 $ $ 2.00 $ 5.47 $ 2.72 $ 22.93 $ 41.50
81 Pereybere Beach
Grand Baie, Mauritius
$ 21:17 $ 1.02 5:30 $ $ 1.28 $ 12.68 $ 41.45
82 Cottesloe Beach
Perth, Australia
9:22 $ $ 2.00 5:40 $ 2:35 $ $ 22:44 $ 41.41
83 Palm Cove
, Queensland, Australia
8:38 $ $ 1.95 $ 5.59 $ 2.73 $ 22.64 $ 41.29
84 Blinky Beach
Lord Howe Island, Australia
8:03 $ 2:35 $ $ 5.46 $ 2.73 $ 22:46 $ 41.03
85 Lannio
Campania, Italy
$ 16:45 $ 0.95 $ 4.36 $ 1.30 $ 17.90 $ 40.96
86 Kokrobite Beach
Greater Accra, Ghana
$ 23.30 $ 1.13 $ 3.13 $ 1.14 $ 12.24 $ 40.94
87 Taperapua Beach
Porto Seguro, Brazil
$ 19:02 $ 1.58 $ 4.43 $ 1.69 $ 14:21 $ 40.93
88 Sääksjärvi
Uusimaa, Finland
$ 14:30 $ 1.99 6:59 $ $ 2.12 $ 15.79 $ 40.79
89 Waikiki
Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States
9:07 $ $ 2.13 $ 5.76 $ 2.01 $ 21.68 $ 40.65
90 Søndervig Beach
Central Denmark Region, Denmark
$ 14:37 $ 2.12 5:12 $ $ 2.99 $ 15.94 $ 40.54
91 Hahei
Waikato, New Zealand
$ 12:03 2:05 $ 5:45 $ $ 2.15 $ 18.77 $ 40.45
92 Scalea
Calabria, Italy
$ 15:07 $ 1.26 $ 4.61 $ 0.95 $ 18:54 $ 40.43
93 Schiermonnikoog
Friesland, Netherlands
$ 14.73 $ 1.51 $ 2.92 $ 2.01 $ 19:08 $ 40.25
94 Hobie Beach
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
$ 19:54 $ 0.72 $ 2.82 $ 2.50 $ 14.66 $ 40.24
95 Trancoso
Porto Seguro, Brazil
$ 19:02 $ 1.37 4:57 $ $ 1.82 $ 13:43 $ 40.21
96 Beach Male
Male, Maldives
$ 20:47 $ 1.24 $ 6.77 $ 2.00 9:55 $ $ 40.03
97 Orewa
Auckland, New Zealand
$ 12:03 $ 2.15 $ 5.38 2:40 $ $ 18:03 $ 39.99
98 Ritoniemi Beach
Northern Savonia, Finland
$ 13:57 $ 1.88 6:36 $ $ 2.12 $ 15.90 $ 39.83
99 Crucicchia
Sicily, Italy
$ 15:36 $ 1.06 4:40 $ $ 1.41 $ 17:53 $ 39.76
100 Kuorinka Beach
North Karelia, Finland
$ 13.78 $ 1.80 6:35 $ $ 1.91 $ 15.90 $ 39.74
101 Cala Seregola
Elba, Italy
$ 15.92 $ 1.01 4:40 $ $ 1.06 $ 17:30 $ 39.69
102 Cala Millor
Mallorca, Spain
$ 18:23 $ 0.85 $ 2.85 $ 1.31 $ 16.36 $ 39.60
103 Sandy Neck Beach
Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States
$ 7.69 $ 1.96 $ 4.38 $ 2.13 $ 23.33 $ 39.49
104 Piha
Auckland, New Zealand
$ 12:03 $ 2.15 5:45 $ $ 2.15 $ 17.64 $ 39.42
105 Pite Havsbad
Norrbotten, Sweden
$ 15.89 $ 1.48 5:30 $ $ 1.91 $ 14.73 $ 39.31
106 Fort Lauderdale
Broward County, Florida, United States
$ 7.69 $ 1.74 $ 5.75 $ 2.08 $ 21.98 $ 39.24
107 West aan Zee
Friesland, Netherlands
$ 15.89 $ 1.81 $ 2.97 $ 1.54 $ 16.96 $ 39.17
108 North Kaafu Atoll
Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
$ 19.64 1:00 $ $ 6.79 $ 2.00 $ 9.67 $ 39.10
109 Trunk Bay
St John, United States Virgin Islands
$ 12:55 $ 1.33 6:15 $ $ 1.59 $ 17:44 $ 39.06
110 Petite Anse
Saint Patrick, Grenada
$ 14.70 $ 1.24 $ 5.04 $ 1.77 $ 16:05 $ 38.80
111 Karekare Beach
Auckland, New Zealand
$ 12:03 2:40 $ $ 5.38 2:05 $ $ 16.89 $ 38.75
112 Santa Monica State Beach
Los Angeles County, California, United States
$ 6.81 2:09 $ 5:44 $ $ 2.13 $ 22:20 $ 38.67
113 Coronado Beach,
San Diego County, California, United States
6:59 $ $ 1.74 $ 5.38 $ 2.51 $ 22:32 $ 38.54
114 Gibbes Beach
Saint Peter, Barbados
$ 11.62 $ 2.52 $ 5.63 $ 1.70 $ 17:04 $ 38.51
115 Costa Caleta
Las Palmas, Spain
$ 15.01 $ 0.95 $ 2.69 $ 2.37 $ 17:41 $ 38.43
116 Vlieland
Friesland, Netherlands
$ 14.91 $ 1.75 $ 2.65 $ 1.43 $ 17:49 $ 38.23
117 Myrtle Beach,
Horry County, South Carolina, United States
$ 10:02 $ 1.57 $ 4.16 $ 1.69 $ 20.75 $ 38.19
118 Grand Beach,
Manitoba, Canada
9:15 $ $ 1.61 3:59 $ $ 2.89 $ 20.90 $ 38.14
119 Port Grimaud
Var, France
$ 8.34 $ 2.01 $ 2.70 $ 2.93 $ 21.72 $ 37.70
120 Elmina Beach
Central Region, Ghana
$ 20.98 $ 1.18 $ 2.97 $ 1.09 $ 11.48 $ 37.70
121 Brady’s Beach
, British Columbia, Canada
9:28 $ $ 1.74 $ 3.65 $ 3.00 $ 20.00 $ 37.67
122 Plage de Santa Giulia
Corse-du-Sud, France
7:42 $ $ 2.65 $ 2.23 $ 2.97 $ 22:26 $ 37.53
123 Ameland island
Friesland, Netherlands
9:05 $ $ 1.65 $ 3.68 $ 2.27 $ 20.80 $ 37.45
124 Domburg
Zeeland, Netherlands
$ 8.90 $ 1.92 $ 3.84 $ 2.67 $ 20:01 $ 37.34
125 Enterprise Beach (Oistins)
Christ Church, Barbados
$ 11.62 $ 2.58 $ 5.65 $ 1.24 $ 16:23 $ 37.32
126 Wijk aan Zee
North Holland, Netherlands
$ 9.69 $ 1.60 $ 3.73 $ 1.65 $ 20.61 $ 37.28
127 IJmuiden
North Holland, Netherlands
$ 9.87 $ 1.92 $ 3.63 $ 2.02 $ 19.83 $ 37.27
128 Egmond aan Zee
North Holland, Netherlands
$ 9.87 $ 1.81 $ 3.73 $ 2.26 $ 19:51 $ 37.18
129 Bergen aan Zee
North Holland, Netherlands
$ 9.87 $ 1.65 $ 3.84 $ 2.02 $ 19.73 $ 37.11
130 El Cotillo Beach
Las Palmas, Spain
$ 18:02 $ 1.59 $ 2.65 $ 2.12 $ 12.72 $ 37.10
131 Smathers Beach
Monroe County, Florida, United States
8:36 $ $ 2.01 $ 5.76 $ 2.13 $ 18.83 $ 37.09
132 Sudan
Red Sea State, Sudan
$ 12.77 $ 1.02 $ 5.79 $ 1.12 $ 16:37 $ 37.07
133 Platja d’Empuriabrava
Girona, Spain
$ 17:55 $ 0.80 $ 2.29 $ 1.06 $ 15.35 $ 37.05
134 Costa Teguise
Las Palmas, Spain
$ 14.65 $ 1.06 $ 2.75 $ 2.27 $ 16:29 $ 37.02
135 Texel Island
North Holland, Netherlands
$ 9.87 $ 1.92 $ 3.73 $ 2.72 $ 18.70 $ 36.94
136 Wasaga Beach
, Ontario, Canada
9:15 $ $ 1.70 3:59 $ $ 3.38 $ 19:08 $ 36.90
137 Venice Beach
Los Angeles County, California, United States
$ 7.60 $ 2.01 $ 5.38 $ 1.69 $ 20:19 $ 36.87
138 Al Hoceima
Al Hoceima, Morocco
$ 21.77 $ 0.66 $ 2.33 $ 1.39 $ 10:32 $ 36.47
139 Grand Anse Beach
St. George, Grenada
$ 14.86 $ 1.27 5:09 $ $ 1.66 $ 13:56 $ 36.44
140 Scheveningen
South Holland, Netherlands
$ 8.70 $ 1.81 $ 3.78 $ 1.97 $ 20.16 $ 36.42
141 Maspalomas
Las Palmas, Spain
$ 15:13 $ 0.85 $ 2.75 $ 1.40 $ 16:29 $ 36.42
142 El Bajondillo
Málaga, Spain
$ 15.73 $ 0.95 $ 2.27 $ 1.06 $ 16.36 $ 36.37
143 Mission Beach
San Diego County, California, United States
7:27 $ $ 1.79 5:05 $ $ 2.13 $ 20:08 $ 36.32
144 Zandvoort aan Zee
North Holland, Netherlands
$ 9.87 $ 1.97 $ 3.78 $ 1.91 $ 18.72 $ 36.25
145 Palombaggia Beach
Corse-du-Sud, France
$ 5.65 $ 1.91 $ 2.47 $ 2.65 $ 23:49 $ 36.17
146 Paloma Plage
Alpes Maritimes, France
$ 8.34 $ 1.87 $ 2.30 $ 2.95 $ 20.70 $ 36.16
147 Priory Bay Beach
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
$ 3.93 $ 1.46 $ 3.06 $ 2.16 $ 25.52 $ 36.13
148 Cala Salada
Ibiza, Spain
$ 13.92 $ 0.80 $ 2.67 $ 1.29 $ 17:41 $ 36.09
149 Parlee Beach,
New Brunswick, Canada
$ 8.87 $ 1.66 $ 3.57 $ 2.95 $ 18.87 $ 35.92
150 Playa Brava
Punta del Este, Uruguay
$ 15.66 $ 2.25 $ 3.17 $ 1.51 $ 13.32 $ 35.91
151 Watergate Bay
Cornwall, United Kingdom
$ 4.16 $ 1.56 $ 3.28 $ 2.17 $ 24.68 $ 35.85
152 Camber Sands Beach,
East Sussex, United Kingdom
$ 3.34 $ 1.52 3:15 $ $ 2.27 $ 25.51 $ 35.79
153 Bray Dunes
Nord, France
$ 8.53 $ 1.99 $ 2.58 $ 2.86 $ 19.76 $ 35.72
154 Essaouira
Essaouira, Morocco
$ 19.38 $ 0.83 2:40 $ $ 1.22 $ 11.89 $ 35.72
155 Playa de las Catedrales
Lugo, Spain
$ 17.91 $ 1.21 $ 2.65 $ 2.23 $ 11.66 $ 35.66
156 El Golfo
Las Palmas, Spain
$ 14.65 $ 1.21 $ 2.69 $ 1.69 $ 15:30 $ 35.54
157 Playa de ses Illetes
Formentera, Spain
$ 13.92 $ 0.90 $ 2.64 $ 1.31 $ 16.67 $ 35.44
158 Castricum
North Holland, Netherlands
$ 9.87 $ 1.92 $ 3.78 $ 2.02 $ 17.73 $ 35.32
159 Barafundle Bay
Pembrokeshire, United Kingdom
$ 4.04 $ 1.46 $ 3.14 $ 2.16 $ 24.52 $ 35.32
160 Bloemendaal aan Zee
North Holland, Netherlands
$ 9.87 $ 1.92 $ 3.84 $ 2.02 $ 17.64 $ 35.29
161 Playa de Muro
Mallorca, Spain
$ 18:25 $ 1.34 $ 2.65 $ 2.12 $ 10.93 $ 35.29
162 Los Cancajos
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
$ 13:50 $ 1.16 $ 2.53 $ 1.58 $ 16:46 $ 35.23
163 Pentle Bay
Cornwall, United Kingdom
4:35 $ $ 1.61 $ 3.53 $ 2.16 $ 23:57 $ 35.22
164 Hendry’s Beach,
Santa Barbara County, California, United States
$ 7.72 $ 1.69 $ 5.16 $ 2.13 $ 18:51 $ 35.21
165 LEcrin
Alpes Maritimes, France
$ 8.34 $ 1.98 $ 2.47 $ 2.70 $ 19:58 $ 35.07
166 Etretat
Seine-Maritime, France
9:06 $ $ 1.59 $ 2.65 $ 2.65 $ 19:08 $ 35.03
167 Cote des Basques,
Pyrénées-Atlantiques, France
5:35 $ $ 1.99 $ 2.31 $ 2.71 $ 22.62 $ 34.98
168 Renesse
Zeeland, Netherlands
$ 8.90 $ 1.71 $ 3.73 $ 1.89 $ 18:56 $ 34.79
169 Praia Grande Lagoa
Algarve, Portugal
9:54 $ 1:05 $ $ 2.28 $ 1.70 $ 20:14 $ 34.71
170 Playa Maderas
Rivas, Nicaragua
$ 19.69 $ 0.61 $ 3.22 1:00 $ $ 10:15 $ 34.67
171 Gulf Shores
Baldwin County, Alabama, United States
$ 6.75 $ 1.96 5:05 $ $ 1.79 $ 18.95 $ 34.50
172 Valle Gran Rey
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
$ 13:45 $ 1.19 $ 2.75 $ 1.90 $ 15:03 $ 34.32
173 San Juan Del Sur
Rivas, Nicaragua
$ 19.69 $ 0.67 $ 3.28 $ 0.89 $ 9.72 $ 34.25
174 Port St Johns
Eastern Cape, South Africa
$ 11:59 $ 0.80 $ 2.83 $ 2.50 $ 16:53 $ 34.25
175 Puerto Villamil Isabela
Island, Ecuador
$ 16.71 $ 0.64 $ 2.51 $ 1.29 $ 12.80 $ 33.95
176 Barnes Bay
West End, Anguilla
$ 12:42 $ 0.95 $ 4.56 $ 1.63 $ 14:36 $ 33.92
177 Portstewart Strand
Londonderry, United Kingdom
3:20 $ $ 1.46 $ 3.78 $ 2.16 $ 23:31 $ 33.91
178 Negombo
Negombo, Sri Lanka
$ 20.75 $ 0.33 3:19 $ $ 0.88 $ 8.69 $ 33.84
179 Noordwijk
South Holland, Netherlands
$ 8.70 $ 1.60 $ 3.73 $ 2.02 $ 17.65 $ 33.70
180 Punta Carola
San Cristobal, Ecuador
$ 15:03 $ 0.67 $ 2.48 $ 1.49 $ 13.27 $ 32.94
181 Ballito
KwaDukuza, South Africa
$ 13:48 $ 0.99 $ 2.87 $ 2.37 $ 13:04 $ 32.75
182 Plage de Cabourg
Calvados, France
$ 7.90 $ 1.72 $ 2.23 $ 2.72 $ 18:02 $ 32.59
183 Uvongo Beach
Hibiscus Coast, South Africa
$ 12.60 $ 0.80 $ 2.98 $ 2.37 $ 13.18 $ 31.93
184 Nungwi
Zanzibar, Tanzania
$ 13:54 $ 0.56 $ 6.13 $ 0.90 $ 10.71 $ 31.84
185 Killiney Beach
Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown, Ireland
6:51 $ $ 1.43 $ 3.30 $ 1.19 $ 19:04 $ 31.47
186 Cap Skirring
Ziguinchor, Senegal
$ 12.67 $ 0.58 $ 3.41 $ 1.60 $ 13:05 $ 31.31
187 Praia da Manta Rota
Algarve, Portugal
$ 8.37 $ 0.90 2:09 $ $ 1.53 $ 18:23 $ 31.12
188 Coco Beach
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
$ 13:30 $ 0.51 $ 6.24 $ 1.12 $ 9.86 $ 31.03
189 Hendaye Beach,
Pyrénées-Atlantiques, France
$ 7.31 $ 1.74 2:35 $ $ 2.65 $ 16.96 $ 31.01
190 Walvis Bay
Erongo, Namibia
$ 9.89 $ 1.13 $ 3.26 $ 1.41 $ 15:22 $ 30.91
191 Chitimba Beach
Chitimba, Malawi
$ 13.68 $ 0.66 $ 5.17 $ 1.35 $ 9.79 $ 30.65
192 Gurteen Beach
Galway, Ireland
$ 5.83 $ 1.48 $ 3.29 $ 1.41 $ 18.62 $ 30.63
193 Le Touquet Beach
Pas-de-Calais, France
6:36 $ $ 1.35 2:55 $ $ 2.76 $ 16.96 $ 29.98
194 Deauville Beach
Calvados, France
$ 5.72 $ 1.59 $ 2.12 $ 2.54 $ 17.91 $ 29.88
195 Praia da Rocha
Algarve, Portugal
8:23 $ $ 0.86 $ 2.08 $ 1.60 $ 16:55 $ 29.32
196 Tramore Beach,
Waterford, Ireland
6:23 $ $ 1.53 $ 3.33 $ 1.38 $ 16.72 $ 29.19
197 Botany Bay
Kent, United Kingdom
$ 8.73 $ 1.25 $ 4.12 $ 2.50 $ 12:52 $ 29.12
198 Half Moon Caye
Lighthouse Reef, Belize
$ 14.74 $ 2.34 $ 2.68 1:00 $ $ 8.33 $ 29.09
199 Silver Sands
Duncans, Jamaica
$ 8.69 $ 0.60 $ 4.93 $ 1.21 $ 13:57 $ 29.00
200 Alona Beach
Panglao Island, Philippines
$ 12:07 $ 0.58 $ 3.28 $ 1.21 $ 11.78 $ 28.92
201 Praia da Marinha
Algarve, Portugal
8:23 $ $ 1.07 $ 2.02 1:55 $ $ 15.80 $ 28.67
202 Yapak (Puka Shell) Beach
Boracay, Philippines
$ 12:07 $ 0.51 $ 2.90 $ 1.31 $ 11.78 $ 28.57
203 Playa Jacó
Jacó, Costa Rica
$ 11.79 $ 1.42 $ 2.99 $ 2.13 $ 10:21 $ 28.54
204 Yoff
Dakar, Senegal
$ 12.67 $ 0.64 $ 3.39 $ 1.18 $ 10:56 $ 28.44
205 Sidi Bou Said
Carthage, Tunisia
$ 13.89 $ 0.33 $ 3.52 $ 0.89 $ 9.81 $ 28.44
206 Hammamet
Cap Bon, Tunisia
$ 13.89 $ 0.45 $ 3.57 $ 0.99 9:51 $ $ 28.41
207 Monastir
Sahel, Tunisia
$ 13.89 $ 0.30 $ 3.50 $ 1.20 $ 9.41 $ 28.30
208 Clifton Beach
Karachi, Pakistan
$ 11:02 $ 0.38 $ 5.28 $ 1.29 $ 10:29 $ 28.26
209 Ostend
West Flanders, Belgium
$ 4.92 2:05 $ $ 2.31 $ 0.98 $ 18.00 $ 28.26
210 Navagio
Ionian Islands, Greece
$ 12.97 $ 0.58 $ 1.38 $ 0.78 $ 12:51 $ 28.22
211 Mughsayl
Dhofar, Oman
$ 10:18 $ 0.37 $ 5.72 1:00 $ $ 10.67 $ 27.94
212 Astola Beach
Pasni, Pakistan
$ 11:02 $ 0.47 5:20 $ $ 0.91 $ 9.94 $ 27.54
213 Westende
West Flanders, Belgium
$ 4.92 $ 2.15 $ 2.28 $ 1.19 $ 16.98 $ 27.52
214 Knokke
West Flanders, Belgium
$ 4.83 $ 2.08 $ 2.31 $ 0.98 $ 17:25 $ 27.45
215 Ile Sainte Marie
Analanjirofo, Madagascar
$ 10:46 $ 0.38 $ 6.87 $ 0.90 $ 8.72 $ 27.33
216 Ngapali Beach
Rakhine, Myanmar
$ 8.17 $ 0.63 $ 2.59 $ 0.88 $ 15:03 $ 27.30
217 De Panne
West Flanders, Belgium
$ 4.92 2:05 $ $ 2.32 $ 0.98 $ 17:03 $ 27.30
218 Blankenberge
West Flanders, Belgium
$ 4.83 $ 2.13 $ 2.27 $ 0.86 $ 17.14 $ 27.23
219 De Haan
West Flanders, Belgium
$ 4.83 $ 2.15 $ 2.23 $ 1.21 $ 16.71 $ 27.13
220 Khalouf Beach
Al Wusta, Oman
$ 10:18 $ 0.33 $ 5.72 1:00 $ $ 9.89 $ 27.12
221 White Beach,
Boracay, Philippines
$ 12:07 $ 0.58 $ 2.94 $ 0.94 $ 10.40 $ 26.93
222 Playa Manuel Antonio
Quepos, Costa Rica
$ 11.79 $ 1.34 $ 2.85 $ 2.02 $ 8.81 $ 26.81
223 Thong Nai Pan Noi
Surat Thani, Thailand
$ 12.53 $ 0.39 $ 3.16 $ 1.02 $ 9.70 $ 26.80
224 Secret Lagoon Beach
Palawan, Philippines
$ 12:07 $ 0.63 $ 3.68 $ 0.94 9:35 $ $ 26.67
225 Ambatoloaka
Diana, Madagascar
$ 10:46 $ 0.47 $ 6.93 $ 0.58 8:14 $ $ 26.58
226 West Bay Beach,
Bay Islands, Honduras
$ 9.87 1:00 $ $ 3.34 $ 1.11 $ 11.13 $ 26.45
227 Tamarindo Beach
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
$ 10.67 $ 1.39 $ 2.88 $ 1.92 9:51 $ $ 26.37
228 Praia de Machico
Madeira and Porto Santo, Portugal
$ 7.79 $ 0.96 $ 2.28 $ 0.96 $ 14:37 $ 26.36
229 Long Set Beach
Koh Rong, Cambodia
$ 11.47 $ 0.33 $ 3.00 $ 1.39 $ 10.16 $ 26.35
230 Varadero
Varadero, Cuba
$ 11.77 $ 0.59 $ 2.31 $ 1.93 9:43 $ $ 26.03
231 Juara Beach
Tioman Island, Malaysia
$ 12:06 $ 0.33 $ 5.22 $ 0.77 $ 7.65 $ 26.03
232 Lazy Beach
Koh Rong Samloem, Cambodia
$ 11.47 $ 0.38 $ 3.08 $ 1.28 $ 9.71 $ 25.92
233 Cayo Coco
Ciego de Ávila, Cuba
$ 11.83 $ 0.65 $ 2.31 $ 2.29 $ 8.80 $ 25.88
234 Tianya Haijiao
Sanya
$ 10:56 $ 0.39 $ 3.99 $ 0.53 $ 10:38 $ 25.85
235 Cornwall Beach,
Montego Bay, Jamaica
$ 8.69 $ 0.66 $ 4.93 $ 1.08 $ 10.40 $ 25.76
236 Praia do Carvalho
Algarve, Portugal
$ 7.49 $ 0.96 $ 2.02 $ 1.60 $ 13:28 $ 25.35
237 Wuzhizhou Island
Sanya
$ 10:56 $ 0.36 $ 4.11 $ 0.65 9:52 $ $ 25.20
238 Gulangyu
Xiamen
$ 10.75 $ 0.35 $ 3.95 $ 0.81 9:20 $ $ 25.06
239 Red Beach
South Aegean, Greece
$ 11:18 $ 0.58 $ 1.52 $ 0.84 $ 10.94 $ 25.06
240 Guardalavaca Beach,
Holguin, Cuba
$ 11.65 $ 0.63 $ 2.58 $ 1.94 $ 8.17 $ 24.97
241 Naama Bay
Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
$ 14.84 $ 0.41 $ 0.82 $ 0.80 8:07 $ $ 24.94
242 Playa del Carmen
Solidaridad, Mexico
$ 12.33 $ 0.58 2:10 $ $ 0.96 $ 8.68 $ 24.65
243 Tela Bay
Atlantida, Honduras
$ 9.87 $ 0.89 $ 3.12 $ 1.25 $ 9.46 $ 24.59
244 Rodadero
Santa Marta, Colombia
$ 11:25 $ 0.61 $ 2.95 $ 1.25 $ 8.46 $ 24.52
245 Gerakini
Central Macedonia, Greece
$ 9.34 $ 0.52 $ 1.49 $ 0.84 $ 11.98 $ 24.17
246 El Laguito
Cartagena, Colombia
$ 11:25 $ 0.41 $ 3.16 $ 1.41 $ 7.91 $ 24.14
247 Sunrise Beach
Satun, Thailand
$ 10:53 $ 0.34 $ 2.87 $ 0.90 9:30 $ $ 23.94
248 Tulum
Tulum, Mexico
$ 12.33 $ 0.42 $ 2.04 $ 0.96 $ 8.13 $ 23.88
249 Yalong Bay
Sanya, China
$ 10:56 $ 0.36 $ 3.94 $ 0.65 8:24 $ $ 23.75
250 Thousand Step Beach
Putuoshan, China
8:09 $ $ 0.34 $ 4.06 $ 0.81 $ 10:38 $ 23.68
251 Akumal
Tulum, Mexico
$ 11:44 $ 0.42 2:09 $ $ 1.27 $ 8.13 $ 23:35
252 Chaung Tha
Irrawaddy, Myanmar
6:59 $ $ 0.57 $ 2.54 $ 0.93 $ 12.70 $ 23.33
253 Otres Beach
Sihanoukville, Cambodia
8:38 $ $ 0.43 $ 3.03 $ 1.43 $ 9.93 $ 23:20
254 Playa Delfines
Cancun, Mexico
$ 11:44 $ 0.48 $ 2.14 $ 0.86 $ 8.13 $ 23:05
255 Zlatni Rat
Brac Island, Croatia
$ 6.16 $ 1.26 $ 2.22 $ 3.28 $ 9.58 $ 22.50
256 Nissi Beach,
Ayia Napa, Cyprus
$ 8.61 $ 0.72 $ 2.26 2:05 $ $ 8.80 $ 22:44
257 Porto Pomos
Pomos, Cyprus
8:43 $ $ 0.70 $ 2.30 $ 2.06 $ 8.85 $ 22:34
258 Elafonisi Beach
Crete, Greece
$ 8.88 $ 0.63 $ 1.51 $ 0.84 $ 10:42 $ 22:28
259 Hadjadj Plage
Mostaganem, Algeria
$ 5.46 $ 0.91 $ 3.33 $ 1.27 $ 11:26 $ 22:23
260 Sirena Bay
Protaras
$ 7.93 $ 0.71 2:20 $ $ 2.18 9:05 $ $ 22:07
261 Bahia Balandra
La Paz, Mexico
9:42 $ $ 0.58 $ 2.11 $ 1.20 8:55 $ $ 21.86
262 Bouna Beach
Annaba, Algeria
$ 5.46 $ 0.91 $ 3.30 $ 1.39 $ 10.73 $ 21.79
263 Bansin Usedom
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
$ 3.43 $ 1.81 $ 2.24 $ 1.26 $ 12.61 $ 21:35
264 Plaka Beach
South Aegean, Greece
$ 8.52 $ 0.57 $ 1.49 $ 0.73 $ 9.90 $ 21:21
265 Grömitz
Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
$ 3.26 $ 1.71 $ 2.28 $ 1.27 $ 12.68 $ 21:20
266 Steilküste Boltenhagen
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
$ 3.46 $ 1.88 $ 2.25 $ 1.16 $ 12:45 $ 21:20
267 Gili Trawangan
Gili Islands, Indonesia
$ 7.36 $ 0.39 3:40 $ $ 0.65 9:28 $ $ 21:08
268 Playa Boca Chica
Boca Chica, Dominican Republic
7:54 $ $ 0.71 2:35 $ $ 1.73 $ 8.63 $ 20.96
269 Zipolite
San Pedro Pochutla, Mexico
9:42 $ $ 0.53 2:09 $ $ 0.96 $ 7.92 $ 20.92
270 Playas Las Terrenas
Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
$ 7.76 $ 0.68 $ 2.18 $ 1.64 $ 8.63 $ 20.89
271 Gili Meno
Gili Islands, Indonesia
$ 7.36 $ 0.35 $ 3.50 $ 0.83 $ 8.80 $ 20.84
272 Coral Bay
Pangkor, Malaysia
7:59 $ $ 0.40 $ 5.17 $ 0.81 $ 6.85 $ 20.82
273 Silver Beach
Beihai
6:29 $ $ 0.36 $ 4.13 $ 1.04 $ 8.91 $ 20.73
274 Kata Noi
Karon
$ 7.78 $ 0.37 $ 2.82 $ 0.90 $ 8.68 $ 20:55
275 Paleokastritsa
Ionian Islands, Greece
$ 7.31 $ 0.57 $ 1.53 $ 0.82 $ 10:21 $ 20:44
276 Nai Harn Beach,
Phuket, Thailand
$ 7.78 $ 0.39 $ 2.42 $ 0.90 $ 8.90 $ 20.39
277 Patong
Phuket, Thailand
$ 7.78 $ 0.34 $ 2.45 $ 0.90 $ 8.90 $ 20:37
278 Nusa Lembongan
Bali, Indonesia
$ 6.70 $ 0.53 $ 3.39 $ 0.58 $ 9.16 $ 20:36
279 Phra Nang Beach
Krabi, Thailand
$ 6.50 $ 0.39 $ 2.87 $ 0.90 $ 9.70 $ 20:36
280 Nusa Dua
Bali, Indonesia
$ 6.70 $ 0.47 $ 3.17 $ 0.54 $ 9.39 $ 20:27
281 Uluwatu
Bali, Indonesia
$ 6.70 $ 0.41 3:40 $ $ 0.65 9:09 $ $ 20:25
282 Punta Cana
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
$ 7.31 $ 0.73 $ 2.18 $ 1.72 8:19 $ $ 20:13
283 Soma Bay
Hurghada, Egypt
$ 12.72 $ 0.31 $ 0.63 $ 0.64 $ 5.78 $ 20:08
284 Falkensteiner Ufer
Hamburg, Germany
$ 3.89 $ 1.99 $ 2.29 $ 1.07 $ 10.64 $ 19.88
285 Binz Rugen
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
$ 3.43 $ 1.81 $ 2.13 $ 1.26 $ 11:21 $ 19.84
286 Bacvice
Split, Croatia
$ 3.94 $ 1.31 $ 2.47 3:15 $ $ 8.94 $ 19.81
287 Borkum
Lower Saxony, Germany
$ 3.46 $ 1.73 $ 2.26 $ 1.08 $ 11:18 $ 19.71
288 Dhanushkodi Beach
Pamban Island, India
$ 6.03 $ 0.35 $ 3.17 $ 0.61 9:52 $ $ 19.68
289 Eckernförder Bay
Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
$ 3.26 $ 1.78 $ 2.22 $ 1.19 $ 11:19 $ 19.64
290 St. Peter-Ording
Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
$ 3.26 $ 1.78 $ 2.27 1:10 $ $ 11:21 $ 19.62
291 Radhanagar Beach
Havelock Island, India
$ 6.03 $ 0.37 $ 2.98 $ 0.67 9:28 $ $ 19:33
292 Railay Beach
Krabi, Thailand
$ 6.50 $ 0.34 $ 2.45 $ 1.02 $ 9.02 $ 19:33
293 El Gouna
Hurghada, Egypt
$ 12:19 $ 0.31 $ 0.65 $ 0.52 $ 5.63 $ 19:30
294 Hörnumer Nehrhung Sylt
Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
$ 3.46 $ 1.71 $ 2.25 $ 1.19 $ 10.68 $ 19:29
295 Warnemünde
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
$ 3.43 $ 1.66 $ 2.18 $ 1.16 $ 10.77 $ 19:20
296 Timmendorfer Strand
Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
$ 3.26 $ 1.71 $ 2.18 $ 1.22 $ 10.75 $ 19:12
297 Büsum
Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
$ 3.26 $ 1.66 $ 2.13 $ 1.11 $ 10.87 $ 19.03
298 Nin
Zadar, Croatia
4:20 $ $ 1.28 $ 2.24 $ 2.25 9:04 $ $ 19.01
299 Mandrem Beach
Goa, India
$ 4.65 $ 0.31 3:40 $ $ 0.67 $ 9.76 $ 18.79
300 Agonda Beach
Goa, India
$ 4.65 $ 0.31 $ 2.84 $ 0.73 $ 10:25 $ 18.78
301 Sharm El Naga Bay
Safaga, Egypt
7:12 $ $ 0.21 $ 1.96 $ 0.84 8:44 $ $ 18:57
302 Cavelossim Beach,
Goa, India
$ 4.65 $ 0.37 $ 3.41 $ 0.83 9:15 $ $ 18:41
303 Palolem Beach,
Goa, India
$ 4.65 $ 0.24 $ 3.13 $ 0.67 9:52 $ $ 18:21
304 Benaulim Beach
Goa, India
$ 4.65 $ 0.31 3:20 $ $ 0.61 9:15 $ $ 17.92
305 Varkala Beach,
Kerala, India
$ 3.98 $ 0.37 $ 3.32 $ 0.73 9:21 $ $ 17.61
306 Sunken City
Sahl Hasheesh, Egypt
7:12 $ $ 0.20 $ 2.02 $ 0.84 $ 6.64 $ 16.82
307 Marsa Nayzak
Marsa Alam, Egypt
$ 6.61 $ 0.21 $ 1.96 $ 0.83 $ 6.83 $ 16.44
308 Long Beach
Phu Quoc, Vietnam
$ 2.57 $ 0.43 2:09 $ $ 0.99 $ 8.34 $ 14:42
309 City Beach
Nha Trang, Vietnam
$ 2.32 $ 0.33 $ 2.14 $ 0.88 8:23 $ $ 13.90
310 Cua Dai Beach,
Hoi An, Vietnam
$ 1.95 $ 0.50 $ 2.04 $ 0.88 $ 7.81 $ 13.18

The study has 310 of the most visited beaches in 70 countries based on local tourism board numbers and data from the UNWTO.

Total Price = $ $ Sunscreen + Water + $ + $ Beer Ice-cream + $ Lunch

* Sunscreen costs Calculated by taking an average cost from a local store in resort / hotel, a hostel and local pharmacy or supermarket (all where available). We searched for SPF 30, 200 ml.

* Lunch costs Calculated by taking full meal cost, zoals one soft drink and dessert for one person from a walking distance of maximum 10 minutes from the beach or The closest establishments to it (Largely within tourist areas), outlets include hotels and restaurants.

* Beer costs were Calculated by taking an average of the biggest local beer brand alongwith the retail cost of Heineken, Budweiser, Becks, Guinness and Fosters at local prices, where available. Where sizes were not available, calculations were under taken to make serving sizes equal.

* Water calculations were found by taking the three largest local brands and calculating an average or thesis.

* Ice-cream costs Calculated by taking an average prepackaged branded ice-cream price in the capital city of each country and applying consumer produce cost differences to each area, where applicable.

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