Fuerteventura nominated as Best Beach Destination by National Geographic

Fuerteventura nominated as Best Beach Destination by National Geographic

In a thrilling announcement, Fuerteventura has emerged as a top contender for the prestigious title of Best Beach Destination in the National Geographic Travel Awards this January. With 15 categories and 75 nominees spanning diverse global destinations, National Geographic's travel accolades have set the stage for an intense competition.

The polls for the 2024 National Geographic Travel Readers' Choice Awards are officially open, allowing travel enthusiasts to cast their votes for the best destinations, hotels, projects, and airlines in the state.

Among the selected nominees are:

1. Menorca:

Recognised as a Biosphere Reserve for its rich biodiversity and coastal conservation efforts, this Balearic Island boasts a variety of beaches, from white sandy stretches to coves nestled among pine trees.

2. A Mariña Luscense:

The renowned As Catedrais beach takes the spotlight in this Galician region. Stretching 114 km along the Cantabrian Sea, from the Ribadeo estuary to O Vicedo, it captivates with its breathtaking coastal scenery.

3. Costa Brava:

Extending from Blanes to Portbou, with the Cap de Creus as its easternmost point and Girona as a cultural hub, Costa Brava emerges as an ideal destination for immersing oneself in Mediterranean landscapes and culture.

4. Fuerteventura Island:

Boasting over 150 km of pristine white sandy beaches and invaluable aquatic ecosystems, this Canary Island stands out as one of the most extraordinary Biosphere Reserves.

5. Costa Verde:

Asturias, home to some of Northern Spain's most beautiful beaches, offers a diverse range of landscapes. From surf-friendly sandy shores to coves nestled amidst cliffs and meadows almost touching the water, it presents a picturesque coastal haven.

Fuerteventura nominated as Best Beach Destination by National Geographic

As the competition heats up, Fuerteventura's inclusion among these remarkable destinations adds an extra layer of excitement to the National Geographic Travel Awards. With its stunning beaches and natural wonders, is Fuerteventura poised to make waves and clinch the coveted title? Stay tuned as the world eagerly awaits the unveiling of the winners in this thrilling contest celebrating the best in global travel.