These Cities Have the Most Beautiful Sunsets in the World

Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. Photo by Dexter Fernandes on Unsplash

Is there anything more relaxing than catching the perfect sunset? Some cities around the world are particularly blessed with sunsets so stunning, they become a daily spectacle drawing locals and tourists to pause and admire. So if you’re a hopeless romantic, add these destinations to your list. 

Santorini, Greece

Santorini is synonymous with breathtaking sunsets, with its iconic whitewashed buildings and blue domes serving as the perfect backdrop. The town of Oia, perched on the island’s cliffs, offers a panoramic view of the Aegean Sea. Here, the sun dips below the horizon in a beautiful mix of orange, pink, and purple hues. 

Jaipur, India

Known as the Pink City, Jaipur offers a unique backdrop for its sunsets with its stunning historical architecture and the Aravalli Hills. The Nahargarh Fort, overlooking the city, is a popular spot to watch the sun go down, transforming the sky into a canvas of vibrant colors that illuminate the pink hues of the city’s buildings.

Maui, Hawaii, USA

The island of Maui is famous for its stunning landscapes and equally impressive sunsets. Whether viewed from the sandy shores of Kaanapali Beach or the summit of Haleakalā volcano, the sunsets here are truly spectacular. The sky explodes in colors that reflect off the Pacific Ocean.