Pristine sands, turquoise waters, swaying palm trees, a tropical climate; the ingredients needed for the perfect luxury beach holiday may be few, but they are paramount. Whether you want your coastline to be sweeping or secluded, rugged or romantic, picture-postcard or with a party edge, The Pravasi can take you to your idea of a sandy stretch of bliss.
Kick off your shoes and you are impeccably dressed for the Maldives. The bastion of barefoot beach holidays, the landscape is lush and the pace of life is tuned to effortlessly laid-back. Ideal for couples, families and honeymooners, days are spent languishing in your private villa, evenings are for fishing or dolphin watching, and nights involve delicious seafood underneath starry skies.
Located in the heart of the South Pacific, Fiji is blessed with 333 tropical islands that are home to exclusive resorts, magnificent spas, culinary delights, outdoor adventures and some of the happiest people on Earth. Likewise, Bali and Thailand offer champagne sands, beautiful accommodation and a relaxed outlook. For a beach that’s more off-the-beaten track, the Quirambas Archipelago in Mozambique boasts a beautiful string of islands fringed by gorgeous beaches.
Occupying a speck of coast in Bahia, Brazil, Trancoso sits on UNESCO-protected shores sandwiched between thick jungle and the rolling ocean. Along with glorious sands, there’s horse-riding, cooking lessons, yoga classes and jungle excursions available.
Nearby, brightly coloured shops showcase Brazil’s most glamorous fashion and furniture design, and a plethora of restaurants serve cliff top views and cocktails to a sun-kissed and stylish crowd at the end of another day in paradise.