We all wish that the season of vacationing and picnicking should never come to an end! Practically everyone in the world loves picnicking and spending an awesome time with their friends and family to make their weekends of vacations memorable forever. And, in order to help you create countless memories and enjoy their stay away from the busy life of the cities, here is our exclusive list of the best water bodies around the world that would give you a divine swimming experience.
The calmness of a river, the beauty of a blue sea or the mesmerizing view of an island is surely what people desire these days. Rather than visiting resorts, these are places that can actually give goosebumps to a real travel lover. And, if you love swimming or diving in the water, then these places are simply for you! Go, pack your bags right away and set out on a breathtaking expedition to get drenched in the clearest waters across the world!
10. Linapacan Island, Palawan – Philippines
Who does not love islands? Islands are beautiful and serene; they are also quiet and away from all the hassle of the cities that can surely put one’s mind and soul to peace. The Linapacan Island in the province of Palawan in the Philippines is one such island that is a must visit for all the swimming lovers in the world. This beautiful island is best known for its crystal clear blue waters and white sand which complement each other perfectly. Inhabiting about 14000 people, the island is mesmerizing and simply and awesome getaway.
9. The Maldives
Who needs to be told about the Maldives? This is surely one destination that everyone in the world is familiar with and has dreamt of visiting with their partner at least once in life. Such is the beauty of this mesmerizing island with the clearest waters for all the swimmers and divers out there! The Maldives is one of the most popular international honeymoon destinations for couples that is literally a treat to the eyes and a place to experience in a lifetime. Most popularly known for its clear beaches and colorful ecosystems, this place has been experiencing tourists from practically every part of the world in the recent years.
Every traveler in the world has different obsessions and a real adventurer always looks for something unique. So, bring out the traveler and swimmer within you this season by taking a dip in the pristine and clear waters of the Peyto Lake in Canada. Although this small water body does not give you the warmth and the feel of a sea or beach, it is a beautiful destination created by nature from the waters of glaciers. Sounds interesting, isn’t it? So, how about taking a dip in the turquoise colored waters this weekend?
7. Crater Lake – Oregon
The Crater Lake in Oregon is yet another lake offering the clearest waters for all the swimmers and divers in the world. One of the most ancient lakes of the world, the Crater Lake is also popularly known as ‘Old Man of the Lake’. The beautiful, clear and pristine waters of this amazing tourist destination house a tree at its center which is present at the spot for more than 100 years now. The lake was formed thousands of years ago when a volcano named Mount Mazama collapsed. Now that’s a real treat to any traveler’s mind and eyes, isn’t it?
6. Isla Holbox – Mexico
Quench your thirst for adventure and fulfill your dream of taking a dip in the clearest waters this season by paying a visit to the Isla Holbox in Mexico. Mexico has always attracted numerous tourists, including Hollywood stars, by its mesmerizing charm, incredible beauty and, of course, its clear and fabulous beaches. This awesome lake offering you the charm of blue waters is located in the Yucatan Peninsula and is also a popular destination for kiteboarding among tourists.
5. Cayos Cochinos – Honduras
A weekend getaway to enjoy the serene beauty of an island and have great fun in the solace of nature is certainly what every traveler looks for! Does that sound as a perfect holiday for you too? Then you surely need to pay a visit to the Cayos Cochinos at least once in your life. This amazing and beautiful expanse of water is a group of islands that is located in the Caribbean Sea in Honduras. What charms people about this island is its crystal clear waters, the beauty and solace and particularly its hiking trails instead of roads. So, wouldn’t you love to bring out the traveler in you this season and go on a weekend expedition that’s challenging, beautiful and simply mesmerizing?
4. Rio Azul – Argentina
Are you planning to head out on a weekend trip to the clearest waters on the earth with your girls pals or alone? You surely need to choose a safe, sound and, of course, beautiful place. For every traveler soul looking for a destination of their dreams, the Rio Azul in Argentina is certainly a must visit. This awesome tourist attraction has a literal translation of its name to ‘Blue River’. No wonder, this breathtaking Blue River can soothe all your senses and offer a treat to your eyes, mind, body, and soul every time you take a dip in these waters. The crystal clear blue waters are also absolutely pure and safe for drinking. The amazing water body is formed from glaciers and snowfields from the Andes. Excited? Pack your bags right away!
3. Playa Banca – Colombia
Just as Rio Azul translates itself to Blue River, the Playa Banca in Columbia translates itself to White Beach. Yes, this is something that every tourist and swimmer must experience once in their lifetime with that someone special. This fabulous and beautiful getaway for swimmers and divers is just a 24 minutes boat ride from Cartagena. Although the boat ride can be a crowded and tedious experience for travelers, the beach is something to admire and spend hours on. A secluded spot that does not get a lot of travelers, this is a place that offers you the clearest waters with white sand which are a literal visual treat. Take a dip or simply walk on the sand; either way, its just awesome!
2. Bodrum – Turkey
If you are in Turkey or ever get a chance to visit it, Bodrum is a destination you should not give a miss! This awesome destination for tourists is a port city that is known for its jaw-dropping beauty and its clearest waters. A literal treat to all the swimming and diving lover travelers in the world, this destination is just perfect as a weekend getaway or also to spend an entire week with family and friends. And guess what, people who have ever swimmed in these waters claim that they are so clear that the boats in it seem to be suspended in the air.
1. Sardinia – Italy
The clear waters of Sardinia in Italy and the historical charm of the ancient structures around it simply make it one of the best destinations for travelers, divers, and swimmers. A Mediterranean island, Sardinia is a beautiful and captivating place that has somehow remained away from commercial tourists. But, this is what makes it an awesome getaway for you if you are willing to be left alone in the bounty of nature this weekend.
Fascinated already? So how about a dip in these waters this weekend?