Exuma’s Pig Beach ranks among top 10 best beaches in the world

Exuma’s Pig Beach ranks among top 10 best beaches in the world
The world-famous swimming pigs. (PHOTO: BAHAMAS.COM)

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Global travel site Big 7 Travel recently released its annual list of “The 50 Best Beaches In The World”, with Exuma ranking among the top 10.

The Bahamas and Turks and Caicos were the only Caribbean nations to make it into the top 10.

A Big 7 statement said: “Using aggregated scores from previous media results, official Blue Flag locations and contributions from the Big 7 Travel editorial team, these are the most amazing beaches to visit this year.

“If you can’t actually visit, you can at least dream about it until you can!

“It’s a diverse list, with black sandy shores, city beaches and plenty of islands. From Myanmar to Mauritius, consider this your essential vacation guide.”

The Big Major Cay beach, made famous by the world-renowned swimming pigs, rounded out the top 10.

Ranking from number 9 to the top of list were: Kanuhura, Maldives, Maldives; Playa Ruinas, Mexico; Source ‘Argent, Seychelles; Reynisfjara Beach, Iceland; Secret Lagoon, Philippines; Grace Bay, Turks and Caicos; Fig Tree Bay, Cyprus; Whitehaven Beach, Australia; and Vaeroy Beach, Norway.

For more information and to see the full list, visit https://bigseventravel.com/the-50-best-beaches-in-the-world.