Britain is blessed with many picturesque beaches some of which are wildly famous among locals and tourists. While there are some unspoiled hidden beaches that are secret spots for the locals who want to spend some time in peace and tranquility.
If you are confused where to spend a calming weekend read on our handpicked list of some popular seaside gateway in the country.
Waterway Bay, Newquay
This golden sand beach stretches over two miles with a backdrop of cliffs and caves. The water current here is reliable for water activities like surfing. You can easily find strawberry anemones and crawling crabs around the area.
This spectacular beach is particularly popular among the paragliders and surfers. The selfie lovers too are recently invading the place for its beautiful scenery. The beginning of the beach is signified by the headband popularly known as the worm’s head.
This unspoiled stretch of sand lies between the English Channel and the grassy West Wight. When you walk to its southern side during low tides you will get to see the ancient dinosaur trails on the foreshore. You can also see the fossils when you go near the crumbling cliffs.
This four-mile beautiful white sand beach lies in the middle of Shell Bay and the Knoll Beach. Due to this vast stretch of white sands, the sea water too seems to be milky-blue. The backdrops of this pristine beach are dunes and heath land rather than cliffs and caves.
Pentle Bay, Tresco
This is one of the most beautiful beaches you can see in Britain. The emerald and turquoise ocean dotted with green islands look heavenly beautiful against the bleached white stretch of sand. It is a must visit beach if you want to reassure yourself that nature is colorful even without the colors created by humans.
This pretty and quiet beach is set against the backdrop of cliffs covered with lush green grasses. This is one of the best choices for those who love to hunt for fossils during the low tide.
Although the area is more famous for the Bamburgh castle you should not miss strolling on the beach. This is a wild coastline that offers the visitors with the views of clear seas and a huge sand stretch sprawled more than three miles away.
This vast sandy beach is an exciting place for the enthusiasts who would like to capture Atlantic rollers sweeping the beach on their camera. If you go slightly behind the beach you can see the sand dunes of Braunton Burrows, the largest sand-dune system in Britain. The place is also famous for huge verities of rare butterflies and plants.
Even if you are far away from these beaches you can go without any worry. All these places have resorts and hotels that are always ready to serve the guests with food and rooms to stay in. Have a happy time chilling on the pristine beaches of Britain.