The 14 Most Exotic Black Sand Beaches in the World
Explore unusual shorelines across the globe.
Ditch the typical white sand beaches and try something new.
Ficogrande: Stromboli, Aeolian Islands, Italy
Miho Beach: Shimizu, Japan
Papenoo Beach: Papenoo, Tahiti, French Polynesia
Reynisfjara: Vík í Mýrdal, Iceland
El Médano Beach: Canary Islands, Spain
Black Sand Basin: Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Waianapanapa Beach: Hana, Maui, Hawaii
Baixa d'Areia: Caloura, São Miguel, The Azores
Monterrico Beach: Monterrico, Guatemala
Playa Pavones: Pavones, Costa Rica
Karekare Beach: Karekare, New Zealand
Black Sand Beach: Prince William Sound, Alaska
Kamari Beach: Santorini, Greece
Saint-Pierre Beach: Saint-Pierre, Martinique
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