Papakōlea Beach is a green sand beach located near South Point, in the Kaʻū district of the island of Hawaii. One of only four green sand beaches in the World, it gets its distinctive coloring from the mineral olivine, found in the enclosing cinder cone.
Kaihalulu Red Sand Beach – Hana, Hawaii
Bioluminescent Beach – Vaadhoo, Maldives
Hidden Beach – Marieta Islands, Mexico
Papakolea Beach – Kaʻū, Hawaii
Whitehaven Beach – Whitsunday Island, Australia
Playa de las Catedrales (Beach of the Cathedrals) – Ribadeo, Spain