Best Places to Watch the Sunset and Sunrise

The only thing better than taking in a beautiful sunrise or sunset is being able to relive it anytime you like. Our fans have shared stunning photos with us from around the world; here are a handful of our favorites.
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Bagan, Myanmar

“I have seen sunsets/sunrises in 75 countries, but never like in Bagan, Myanmar!” — Tom G.

Fort Myers Beach, FL

“Fort Myers Beach, where the sun sets over the water!” — Alyssa A.

Malaysian Borneo

“The best place to watch the sunset is at Bako National Park,” Sarawak’s oldest national park on the island of Borneo. — Seyhan G.

Moorea, French Polynesia

“French Polynesia, especially Bora Bora or Moorea,” is a great place for both sunrises and sunsets. — Zenaida G.

Olvera, Spain (Andalusia)

“Sierra de Cádiz in Spain! I’m a beach person, but watching the sun set over those white mountains is incredible.” — Alyssa A.

Levanto, Italy (Liguiria)

“Near Italy’s Cinque Terre, made up of colorful seaside villages and rugged coastline on the Italian Riviera.” — Wynne G.

Santorini, Greece

The village of Oia on the island of Santorini has long been considered the most romantic place to watch the sunset.

Daytona Beach, FL

“Sunrise on Daytona Beach — my favorite spot, 1 block from my home!!” — Guendelina J.

Tampa Bay, FL

Hawaii was a close second, but the beaches of Florida won out as the fan-favorite spot.

Guanacaste, Costa Rica

“Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica! Every sunset is different, like a work of art. Each one is unique and filled with a different set of colors.” — Karen D.

Lisbon, Portugal

“View from the Electricity Museum in Lisbon, Portugal.” — Jessica G.