25 Best Places For Swimming In The World

Do you want to know where the best places for swimming are located? If you’re thinking of a man-made pool, think again. Heading out into nature and dipping into a beautiful, lake, river, flooded cave, hidden bay, or a natural pool is what you really want to do this summer. There are many stunning spots for swimming around the world and in today´s post, we will show you some of the best ones. From the famous Giola Pool in Greece to the iconic Hamilton Pool in Texas, these are the 25 best places for swimming in the world.

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Cummins Falls, Tennessee, USA

Cummins Falls, Tennessee, USASource: http://tnstateparks.com

Situated in the Cummins Falls State Park, an idyllic but rugged, 211-acre day-use park in Tennessee, the Cummins Falls cascades 23 m (75 ft) over wide stair-stepped rocks into a deep cold-water pool.

19

Garachico Pools, Spain

Garachico Pools, SpainSource: hallocanaryislands.com

Found in a small fishing town of Garachico on the Tenerife Island, Spain, the Garachico pools are stunning lava rock pools. They are very popular among wild swimming fans as they protect the swimmers from the stormy ocean.


18

Dudu Blue Lagoon, Dominican Republic

Dudu Blue Lagoon, Dominican Republic Source: weather.com

Located in Cabrera, Northern Dominican Republic, the Dudu Blue Lagoon is a freshwater pool that shimmers a sparkling shade of blue. Adventurous visitors can jump straight into the water from a rope swing. The site is also popular with divers.

17

Lac de St. Croix, France

Lac de St. Croix, FranceSource: www.theguardian.com

Situated in the Provence region of Southern France, the Lac de St Croix is one the largest artificial lakes in France. The limestone geology of the area gives the lakes an azure hue and it remains warm for swimming right through to late October.


16

Josephine Falls, Australia

Josephine Falls, AustraliaSource: cairnsattractions.com.au

Found near Cairns, Northern Australia, the Josephine Falls and swimming holes rank among the most beautiful waterfalls in Australia. Visitors can swim in the crystal clear waters and relax on the sandy beach as the gentle breeze rustles leaves high in the overhead rainforest canopy.

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