TripAdvisor Unveils Travellers Choice Islands

Travel News Asia Latest Travel News Podcasts Videos Wednesday, 3 April 2013

TripAdvisor has unveiled the winners of its inaugural Travellers Choice Islands awards.

Based on millions of traveller reviews and opinions on the site, the awards recognise more than 100 islands across the globe, including dedicated lists for Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, South America, the South Pacific, and the US.

Whether youre looking for idyllic palm-lined islands, or islands that offer a more cultural experience, youll find inspiration in these lists, said Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer for TripAdvisor. From the world famous to the hidden gems, what unifies every award winner is the fantastic feedback from travellers across the globe.

Top 10 Islands in Asia

1. Koh Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand
2. Nusa Lembongan, Bali, Indonesia
3. Koh Lanta, Krabi, Thailand
4. Gili Trawangan, Gili Islands, Indonesia
5. Boracay, Visayas, Philippines
6. Phuket, Thailand
7. Koh Samui, Surat Thani, Thailand
8. Palawan, Mimaropa, Phillipines
9. Langkawi, Malaysia
10. Havelock Island, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India

Top 10 Islands in the World

1. Ambergris Caye, Belize
2. St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
3. Bora Bora, French Polynesia
4. San Juan Island, Washington
5. Santorini, Greece
6. Isla Mujeres, Mexico
7. Moorea, French Polynesia
8. Koh Tao, Thailand
9. Easter Island, Chile
10. Nosy Be, Madagascar


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