Philippine’s crowning glory, the White Beach in Boracay has been named as No. 1 beach destination in Asia on the recent survey conducted by popular travel site, TripAdvisor for its Top 25 Beaches in Asia 2014 list.
White Beach in Boracay in the province of Aklan in Visayas bested other world-renowned beach destinations in Asia including the counterparts from India, Thailand, China and other famous tourist destinations.
Aside from the White Beach in Boracay, TripAdvisor also recognized Secret Lagoon Beach in El Nido, Palawan which landed on the fourth spot and Yapak Beach in the Island of Boracay which coveted the sixth place.
The popular travel website recently named the White Beach in Boracay as the No. 19th best tourist destination in the world for 2014. Baia do Sancho in Brazil dominated as the topped beach destination on the most prestigious beach ranking.
White Beach in Boracay was also named as the number 1 tourist destination by TripAdvisor in Asia for 2013.
Meanwhile, here’s the list of Top 25 Beaches in Asia for 2014:
- White Beach in Boracay, Visayas
- Radhanagar Beach in Havelock Island, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
- Agonda Beach in Agonda, India
- Secret Lagoon Beach in El Nido, Philippines
- Nai Harn Beach in Karon, Thailand
- Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) in Boracay, Visayas
- Railay Beach in Railay Beach, Thailand
- Yalong Bay in Sanya, China
- Cavelossim Beach in Cavelossim, India
- Phra Nang Beach in Ao Nang, Thailand
- Varkala Beach in Varkala, India
- Otres Beach in Sihanoukville, Cambodia
- Nusa Dua Beach in Nusa Dua, Indonesia
- Kata Noi Beach in Kathu, Thailand
- Long Beach in Ko Lanta, Krabi Province
- Freedom Beach in Patong, Thailand
- Mandrem Beach in Mandrem, India
- Karon Beach in Phuket, Thailand
- Salad Beach in Ko Phangan, Surat Thani Province
- Mount Lavinia in Colombo, Sri Lanka
- Haeundae Beach in Busan, South Korea
- Benaulim Beach in Benaulim, India
- Cua Dai Beach in Hoi An, Vietnam
- Non Nuoc Beach in Da Nang, Vietnam
- Yonaha Maehama Beach in Miyakojima, Japan
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