In this article, we have listed the most beautiful Caribbean islands in the world. You can choose the best Caribbean islands to spend a beautiful Caribbean vacation with your family in the summer. You can also choose one of these most popular Caribbean islands to vacay with your partner. Even some of the safest Caribbean islands are listed here.
An island vacation is a must every single year. Just think about the sun shining on your face. These beautiful Caribbean islands will ensure that you have a fabulous summer vacation and return with a gorgeous tan that will get you loads of compliments.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #50
The name translates to “island of the cows”. There is an international tourism project underway by the government which will make this a popular tourist destination. Cos all of this beauty should be shared with the rest of the world.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #49
Prickly Pear Islands
The Prickly Pear islands are incredibly small and are uninhabited. But the island is very beautiful and that’s why it’s on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #48Great Guana Cay
Guana Cay is a typical island with amazing blue waters and beautiful resort. This place will offer the perfect vacation and is one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #47
Prided on having a thriving marine life, Waterlemon Cay is a beautiful island with some of the best sites for snorkelling. Waterlemon Cay is one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #46
A 5 star hotel occupies most of the island except a gorgeous beach that is 7 km from Samaná. The island is one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #45
Water Island, US Virgin Islands
A beautiful honeymoon destination, Water island has a Honeymoon beach that is the ideal getaway for couples very-much-in-love. Residents open their homes to accommodate visitors and this makes Water Island the most friendliest on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #44
San Salvador Island
The island was discovered by Christopher Columbus back in 1492. It is a perfect destination for snorkeling because of its shallow reefs. And it’s a breathtakingly beautiful Caribbean island.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #43
It’s a beautiful Caribbean island and you can spend a day just wandering the streets and admiring its hills. This island also boasts of a decent night life.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #42
There is no shortage of beaches and resorts on this island. It also has picturesque beauty and that’s why it’s on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #41
The lush blue waters and the greenery make this one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #40
You can get to this island on a boat or a ferry. The island is uninhabited and there are coral reefs that may interest you. This is also a very beautiful Caribbean island.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #39
Palm Island, Aruba
If you’ve watched F.R.I.E.N.D.S, you’ll know that this is where Rachel would have gone on her honeymoon if she had married Barry. It is a small private island. The island has a beach and a water park. And is a five-minute ferry ride from the mainland. The island is one of the most beautiful of the Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #38
The climate is very varied owing to its mountainous topology. There is an abundance of flora and fauna and also a diverse amphibian life on the island. It is one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #37
Green Turtle Cay
The beauty of this island can be easily explored on foot but can also rent golf carts. The locals are extremely friendly. The waters around this island is a magnificent blue you could get lost in.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #36
Buck Island Reef National Monument
This is an uninhabited island. All visitors are required to be registered and take the guided tours offered by the national monument to ensure continued preservation of their eco system.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #35
The name says it all. This is the only island on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands where you can swim with pigs.
P.S. They are friendly 🙂
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #34
Sandy Island, Anguilla
This island is very beautiful and has one restaurant whose owner is immensely popular. The food is also great. You can spend a day just chilling in the literal sense of the word. This is one of the most beautiful of the Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #33
Palm Islands, Grenadines
This island covers an area of less than a square kilometer. It is only accessible by boat and its Palm Island Resort and Spa is known the world over for its beauty and hospitality. The resort multiplies the beauty of this Caribbean island.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #32
You will need at least two days to explore this beautiful Caribbean island. If you are the kind of person who doesn’t enjoy crowded places and prefers solitude, you will love Marie-Galante.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #31
Little San Salvador Island
This is a private island also known as the Half Moon Cay. There is a horde of activities that you can indulge in like scuba diving, snorkeling, jet skiing, parasailing and what not. The Half Moon Cay has one of the whitest beaches on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #30
The climate can be described as tropical and there are a lot of water sports that you can take up like Snorkelling, Scuba diving, and Sea Kayaking. It is also rich in its flora and fauna which puts Staniel Cay on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #29
This island is the complete package. It has a rich history, culture, and beauty in abundance. So get there and soak it all in.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #28
Parrot Cay is a private island resort. Its popularity is owed to the fleet of celebrities who have visited the island which include Justin Timberlake, Julia Roberts, Barbra Streisand and Penélope Cruz. Its privacy and beauty bring them here and also puts the island on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #27
It is a very famous kiteboarding and a deep sea fishing spot and has a huge flamboyance of flamingos and a school of dolphins. That’s what puts this island on our list of most beautiful Carribean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #26
Sandy Spit offers a relaxing Caribbean vacation. But it is less than an acre in size and makes up for that with its lovely scenery.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #25
With its 400 residents, the island is too small but has plenty of natural beauty and is one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands. When the sun goes down, you’ll have the place to yourself and you will definitely make friends with the locals before you leave.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #24
Cayo Lago del Sur
It is a small resort island. Almost all kinds of water sports are available here. The main tourist attractions are the west beaches and the living coral reefs and its unparalleled beauty puts Cayo Largo on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #23
With its white powder-sand beaches, Guana is said to be rich in flora and fauna than any other island of its size and in order to preserve it, most of the island is a natural reserve and it has one resort. It is without a doubt one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #22
This elite island is elite in every sense of the word. The island is very picky about who gets to visit it. Though you will find it to be a bit harsh on your pocket, you will see that it’s money well spent. This island will offer you an experience like none other. That’s what puts Mustique on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #21
Petit Saint Vincent
Locally known as PSV, the entire island operates as one humungous luxury resort.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #20
The beautiful scenery, landscapes and marine environment put Canouan on our list of the most beautiful Caribbean islands. A huge resort occupies more than half the island.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #19
If listening to beach waves and taking long walks on solitary beaches is what satisfies your wanderlust, then look no further. Anegada is one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands with its amazingly blue waters and beautiful flamingos everywhere.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #18
Peter Island has been named by Conde Nast Traveler as one of the “Best places to stay in the world”. There are two magnificent beaches (Honeymoon and White Bay) that are accessible to guests only. Another beach called Deadman’s bay with a beach bar and restaurant is an iconic hangout spot that is open to the public. They boast of one hotel, a 52 room Peter island resort that is only accessible by boat or helicopter. Is that enough information to make Peter Island your dream destination?
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #17
Grande-Terre is the most visited island of Guadeloupe and is also one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands. You can spend all day driving around with towering sea cliffs on one side and beautiful beaches on the other.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #16
The shore is lined with beaches and hotels that will suit every budget. The sand is golden and the water is blue and that’s what puts Bequia on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #15
Grand Turk Island
Be sure to visit the lighthouse while you are here and pose with the windmills in the background. Grand Turk Island is a beauty and you should give it a try.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #14
There are some fabulous boutique hotels and restaurants here. Don’t be afraid to wander and smile at strangers, cos you never know what Eleuthera has in store for you.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #13
Little Cayman is tiny. But with an abundance of marine life, bird life and lovely natural scenery. If you want some tranquility you should pick Little Cayman from our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #12
This is a Caribbean dream island that has more birds than residents. It is one smooth beach with rich blue waters that’ll make you want to lose yourself. That’s why this is on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #11
Harbour Island, Bahamas
Famous for its pink sand beaches, Harbour island is a very beautiful Caribbean island and is a popular vacation destination for Americans. It has a lot of British colonial style buildings that might interest you.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #10
True to its name, Paradise island is truly ‘Heaven on Earth’. It is synonymous with luxury and there is nothing that you would not find here.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #9
This island is not as touristy as one would expect. The local people work on fishing boats and for the local government. This island on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands for its irresistible laid back atmosphere and its top-notch diving and hiking sites.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #8
If you want a quick weekend island getaway that’s also not too harsh on your pocket, you should pick the Grand Bahamas from our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands. It’s beaches and waters are not too overcrowded even during peak holiday season.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #7
Jost Van Dyke
Jost Van Dyke is known for its teal-blue seas and blindingly white sand beaches. There are a handful of beach bars, restaurants and guest houses but not much of anything else except an abundance of beauty. That puts this island seventh on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #6
This is the only island on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands where Morgan Freeman lives. Yes, you read that right. So there’s a good chance you’ll bump into him. And if that’s not reason enough, there are gorgeous beaches all around the island.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #5
If you want a relaxed and unhurried holiday you should pick Nevis from our list of the most beautiful Caribbean islands. But this island is rich in its history and has a rustic charm to it. People usually spend a day or two here but you should stay for longer if you really want to explore this little island.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #4
Providenciales, Turks, and Caicos
Provo, as it is locally known, Providenciales is the commercial and touristic capital of Turks and Caicos. Provo is just a few decades old. So everything on this island is new. There are never ending beaches and vast expanse of reefs. The country’s major international airport is also located here.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #3
Located in Northeast Caribbean, Saint Martin is full of clear waters and the most amazing resorts that make it a much-preferred honeymoon destination. This puts Saint Martin on our list of most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #2
This island is a typical small and beautiful island. There are beautiful beaches lined across its west coast and that is why Antigua is second on our list of the most beautiful Caribbean islands.
CARIBBEAN ISLAND #1
This is where the crème de la crème sip cocktails and enjoy their vacations. While enjoying their vacation, they also secretly play with their millions. There are some marvelous resorts that line the white sands of the seven-mile beach. You can also get a lot of shopping done here. If you want to experience local culture, you should head east. This is without a doubt one of the most beautiful islands in the world and is therefore first on our list.
If there are any other beautiful islands that we’ve left out, please let us know in the comments section.