Top 10 City Beaches in the World

Known for the Burj Al Arab and Jumeirah Beach Hotel, this beach offers warm turquoise waters and soft white sand.

10. Jumeirah Beach, Dubai

Close to the center, this beach features a 1,100-meter sandy shoreline, fish restaurants, and a popular walkway.

9. Barceloneta, Barcelona

Trendy and situated on the west Atlantic side, Clifton offers four beautiful beaches with pure white sand and stunning views.

8. Clifton Beach, Cape Town

Popular with locals and tourists, Bondi Beach is a kilometer-long sandy beach with surf shops, cafés, and restaurants.

7. Bondi Beach, Sydney

Located on Hong Kong Island's south side, this beach offers a calm tide and gentle waves, a contrast to the city's busy downtown area.

6. Repulse Bay Beach, Hong Kong

A three-mile sandy beach with a vibrant atmosphere, famous for street performers, biking, rollerskating, and Muscle Beach, where bodybuilders showcase their strength.

5. Venice Beach, Los Angeles

Famous for the bossa nova song "The Girl from Ipanema," this beach has miles of white sand and beautiful mountains.

4. Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro

Once a crime-ridden area, South Beach transformed into a fashionable and wealthy district with hip clubs, wild nightlife, and famous art deco design.

3. South Beach, Miami

An iconic beach with views of Diamond Head volcano, warm climate, and gentle waves, making it a popular vacation destination.

2. Waikiki Beach, Honolulu

One of the most famous city beaches, Copacabana offers a beautiful setting of mountains and sea, with Sugarloaf mountain cascading into the Atlantic Ocean.

1. Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro