Welcome to the most definitive list of
beaches ever assembled — a diverse collection of
off-the-beaten-path slices of paradise from every hidden corner
of our planet.
To create The World’s 50 Best
Beaches©, FlightNetwork has consulted 600+ of world’s
best travel journalists, editors, bloggers and agencies
— the people who do this for a living — to gain insight
from their opinions and expertise.
By asking the top travel
professionals, Flight Network has created the most
trustworthy and accurate list out there to inspire
travelers and help choose their upcoming winter holiday
FlightNetwork’s internal panel of
judges compiled the responses and analyzed the beaches
based on the five criteria of: sheer untouched beauty,
remoteness, sand and water quality, annual days of
sunshine, and average annual temperature.
Each of the 50 Beaches included in
this list were put through a rigorous vetting process
and ranked based on the number of votes cast and the
The world’s hottest beaches ranked by
the globe’s top travel professionals among which Diani
Beach was ranked 49th!
Ranked thus on the five criteria:
Sheer Untouched Beauty 8/10
Sand and Water Quality 9/10
Annual Days of Sunshine 111
Average Annual Temperature 26°C
An impeccable, 10 km stretch of
powdery sand, Diani Beach is quickly becoming one of the
most popular spots in Kenya. Once you see it, you’ll
The sand here is one of the softest
found on the planet, the water is warm yet crystal
clear, and, when the wind’s up — the surf is perfect.
This is also one of the few places
where you can spot the world’s largest fish: the whale
On land, you’ll be able to watch
monkeys swinging in the trees, play volleyball with the
friendly locals, or treat yourself to laying on the
Your days on Diani Beach will be
filled with spotting rare animals, catching some waves,
and soaking up the warm African sun as your tropical
dream becomes reality.
“Diani Beach transports you to a
cultural beach experience made even more amazing with
access to Kisite Marine Park for snorkeling and whale
shark diving.” – AfricanMecca Safaris.