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230 Tropical Island Quotes For Instagram & Island Captions For Instagram!

Heading on holiday to a dreamy island and looking for the best tropical island quotes and captions for your Instagram photos?

Whether you’re planning to go island hopping or head to the likes of Fiji, Bali, Seychelles, Mauritius or another exotic island destination, you’re bound to find the perfect caption.

Getting to stay on a paradise tropical island is on the bucket list for so many people, whether you plan to sip a cocktail under a palm tree, explore the lush green coastline, enjoy the crystal clear water or take out-of-this-world photos.

We all know the feeling when you’ve got so many photos of somewhere to post to Instagram but you’re just stuck for what to write in the caption – especially if all your pictures are of beautiful tropical islands! 

This article cuts out all the hard work of trying to come up with a caption for your Instagram photo as it gives you 230 of the best tropical island Instagram captions and quotes!

All you have to do is choose one you like, copy and paste and get on with enjoying your trip or editing your photos!

If you’re heading to a tropical island, you’re there right now, or you’re just wanderlusting and looking for some travel inspiration, you’ll find lots of island quotes, inspirational captions and puns for your island Instagram pictures right here!

Looking for Instagram captions for some of the most famous dream islands? Check out these articles:

130 Bali Instagram Quotes
121 Hawaii Instagram Captions
64 Fiji Instagram Quotes

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Best Island Captions For Instagram

 1. Sandy toes and salty kisses.

2. Living on island time.

3. Finding paradise wherever I go.

4. There is nothing that a tropical island cannot fix.

5. Paradise’s an island.

6. Islands are my therapy.

7. Good times and tan lines.

8. In an island state of mind.

9. A bad day on an island is better than a good day anywhere else.

10. Sunshine is the best medicine.

11. Life is better on an island.

12. Island life, island time.

13. In my tropical element.

14. Let’s runaway to the islands.

15.  Living island life, be back never.

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Tropical Island Instagram Captions

16. Good luck trying to get me to leave this paradise.

17. My girls, the sun, the sand, and a tropical island. What more could you want?

18. I’ve got 99 problems, but this island ain’t one.

19. Happiness is a deserted tropical island.

20. It’s always summer here.

21. Sandy toes. Sunkissed nose.

22. Salt in my hair, sand in my shoes.

23. A pineapple-flavored drink a day keeps the worries away.

24. I’m a toes in the sand on an island kind of girl.

25. On a tropical adventure.

26. No need to make my own sunshine here!

27. Tropical state of mind.

28. Islands in the stream, that is what we are.

29. Taking some sand home whether I like it or not.

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Tropical Island Paradise Captions For Instagram

30. Unforgettable island memories.

31. Watch more sunsets than Netflix.

32. Vacation mode: engaged.

33. Wish you were here.

34. Cherish sunsets, savour sunrises.

35. Adventure is out there.

36. Tropical island days.

37. Someone asked me if I were stranded on an island, what book would I bring? It would be called how to build a boat.

38. Shady beaches and cocktails.

39. Currently pretending I am on an island.

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Island Vibes Captions For Instagram

40. There’s always good vibes in the tropics.

41. Island days, Island ways, surf, sun and sunny rays.

42. Island days are the best kind of days.

43. We may be a small island, but we are not a small people.

44. Aloha state of mind.

45. Summer lovin’ had me a blast.

46. You had me at Aloha.

47. Island mode: activated.

48. I followed my heart, and it led me to the beach.

49. Sunshine on my mind.

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Island Vibes Quotes

50. Unforgettable island memories.

51. To the island we go.

52. The tans will fade, but the memories will last forever.

53. I am happy anywhere tropical.

54. Island days, island ways, surf, sun & sun rays.

55. Umbrella drinks and island time. Perfection.

56. Salt in the air, sand in my hair.

57. Say yes to adventure, especially if it means going someplace tropical.

58. Living on island time.

59. Life is better in flip flops.

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Island Living Quotes For Instagram

60. Happiness is…. a tropical island.

61. Island days and sunny rays.

62. Island days and manta rays.

63. Island life is the best life.

64. Island days are the best kind of days.

65. Life is just better on a tropical island.

66. Wouldn’t really mind being stranded on this island, if I’m being honest.

67. Island days and sunny rays.

68. Get lost in what you love.

69. Let’s runaway to the islands.

70. You are the pineapple of my eye.

71. Adopting that tropical attitude.

72. Calm days and tropical nights.

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Short Island Captions For Instagram

73. Beach vibes only

74. Aloha!

75. My happy place

76. Island fever

77. Born to be wild

78. Carpe diem

79. Island lovin’

80. Life’s a beach

81. Tropical vibes

82. Sunsets and sandcastles

83. Beach bummin’

84. Tropical paradise

85. Heaven on earth.

86. Paradise found

87. Hello sunshine

88. Catching some rays

89. My island escape

90. Salty but sweet

91. Sun. Sea. Salt

92. BRB, in paradise

93. Island love affair

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Palm Tree Island Captions For Instagram

94. Peace, love and coconuts.

95. Palms keep me calm.

96. Everywhere I look, there’s palm trees.

97. Palm trees and ocean breeze.

98. I need some palm therapy.

99. Find me under the palms.

100. More coconuts please!

101. The grass is always greener underneath a coconut tree.

102. Cold coconuts and palm trees.

103. Go coconuts!

104. All I need are palm trees and a tropical beach.

105. Palm trees, ocean breeze, salty air, sun-kissed hair, endless summer, take me there.

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Beach Island Puns for Instagram

106. Don’t worry. Beach happy.

107. Keep palm and carry on.

108. In need of a little vitamin sea.

109. Talk to the palm.

110. Seas the day!

111. Sea la vie!

112. Tropic like it’s hot

113. Back to my beachy business.

114. Beach you to it!

115. Resting beach face.

116. If you need to reach me, call me on my shell phone

117. Shell we dance all night?

118. Life’s a beach, enjoy the waves

119. I can sea clearly now.

120. I’m not coming home. That’s for shore!

121. Impossible to feel pier pressure 

122. No one likes a shady beach

123. Feeling nauti

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Fun Island Captions For Instagram

124. Beachy photo dump!

125. Girls just want to have sun

126. Beach please

127. Basic beach

128. Adios, beaches

129. This trip wouldn’t be possible without my SPF

130. Every island to a child is a treasure island

131. I am feeling…. well tropical

132. Long story short, it was a tropical time

133. You are the piña to my colada

134. I want life to feel like a romantic comedy

135. I call dibs on this lounge chair

136. Kinda mad about not being a mermaid

137. Drop a tropical playlist in the comments

138. Live a bikini kind of life

139. Did you know the fruity cocktail emoji is real?

140. Summer break where you drink triple, see double and act single

141. My daydreams are made of sun and sand

142. In a beachy state of mind.

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Ocean Captions For Instagram

143. The ocean refuses no one.

144. Beach therapy is the only therapy I need!

145. A love affair with island ocean air.

146. Sea you real soon.

147. Salty kisses and sandy toes.

148. Take me to the sea.

149. Seek to sea more.

150. Where there’s a will, there’s a wave.

151. Life is simple just add water.

152. Good vibes happen on the tides.

153. Leaving a little saltwater wherever I go.

154. A chance to sit quietly by the blue waves and enjoy the wild air.

155. Ocean breeze, island air.

156. At one with the waves.

157. The ocean is my therapy.

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Inspirational Island Captions For Instagram

158. Let’s wander where the Wi-Fi is weak.

159. Nature never ceases to amaze me.

160. Fill your life with adventures, not things. Have stories to tell, not stuff to show.

161. Nature beckons and I must listen.

162. Sometimes we just need some time in a beautiful place to clear our minds.

163. Nature doesn’t ask for your attention. It commands it.

164. Sometimes, all you need is a change in scenery.

165. Stay close to what keeps you feeling alive.

166. It’s always worth taking the scenic route.

167. Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations.

168. Say yes to new adventures!

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Short Island Travel Captions For Instagram

169. Just another day in paradise.

170. Keep close to nature’s heart.

171. The great, wild somewhere.

172. I’m going to ride off into this sunset.

173. Take only memories, leave only footprints.

174. Not complaining about this view.

175. Adventure awaits. Go find it.

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Empowering Island Captions For Instagram

176. No man is an island. No man stands alone.

177. Make an island of yourself. Make yourself your refuge.

178. Slow down and soak every beautiful moment of life.

179. Grow through what you go through.

180. Embracing my inner Moana.

181. Hiking to the tops of the trees.

182. Get lost in what you love.

183. Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge.

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If you’re after some island quotes and captions about some of the most famous tropical island destinations check out the captions below for inspiration.


Best Bali Island Captions For Instagram

184. Promise yourself that one day you will wake up in Bali.

185. Bali is my next stop

186. Happiness is…holding tickets that say Bali.

187. Find me beneath the trees in Bali.

188. Meet me in Bali

189. Follow your heart, even if it takes you all the way to Bali.

190. Dear Bali, you make my heart smile. 

191. Bali, baby!

192. Dear Bali, I will never get over you

193. Bali is always a good idea.

194. I fell in love. His name is Bali

195. You can leave Bali, but it will never leave you

196. In Bali, life is swell.

197. Once upon a time in Bali

Best Bali Quotes

198. ‘When I follow my heart, I wake up in Bali.’ – Unknown

199. ‘In Bali, the day, like all good days, passed far too quickly.’ – S.A. Tawks

200. ‘The island is so peaceful and the smiles are constant.’ – Carolyn Murphy

201. ‘Bali is more than a place. It’s a mood, it’s magical. It’s a tropical state of mind.’ – Unknown

202. ‘Don’t talk about heaven if you’ve never been to Bali.’ – Toba Beta

Best Hawaii Island Captions For Instagram

203. Headed to Hawaii, be back never

204. Dear Hawaii, thank you for making me feel tiny, humble, inspired, and salty… all at once

205. Livin’ the good Hawaii life

206. You can’t buy happiness but you can buy a ticket to Hawaii, and that’s pretty much the same thing

207. Alexa, take me to Hawaii

208. Flowers in my hair, Hawaii in the air

Best Hawaii Quotes For Instagram

209. “Coming to Hawaii is like going from black and white to color.” – John Richard Stephens

210. “The hula is the heartbeat of the Hawaiian people.” – King David Kalakaua

211. “Hawaii is the island of big dreams for both islanders and guests. Those dreams born in paradise can indeed come true.” – Sharon Linnea

212. “You haven’t been to paradise if you haven’t been to Hawaii.” – Bruno Mars

213. “The only good thing about leaving Hawaii is that you really appreciate it when you return.” – John Richard Stephens

214. “The loveliest fleet of islands that lies anchored in any ocean.” –  Mark Twain

215. “I believe Hawaii is the most precious jewel in the world.” – Don Ho

216. “Hawaii is still the single most frequent fantasy destination, not because of political stability or conveniences, but because Hawaii seduces the imagination. It’s the perfect postcard – no props, no fillers.” – Robert Wintner

Best Fiji Island Quotes For Instagram

217. “Hawaii and Fiji are two of the best island groups in the world to visit as a vacationer. The great hotels, the fascinating local people, the exciting history of the two contrasting island groups, and the unmatched scenery make these two of the most enticing stopovers.” – James A. Michener

218. “If it’s not Fiji water, we don’t want it.” – Denzel Curry

219. “People here always said to me, ‘Why would you leave civilization to go to a place like Fiji?’ Fiji is a far more civilized place than California or New York City.” – Raymond Burr

Fiji Island Captions For Instagram

220. Keep calm and…I can’t keep calm, I’m going to Fiji!

221. I’m on Fiji time. No hurry, no worry.

222. I left my heart in Fiji

223. My favourite colour is sunset.

224. Fiji is calling and I must go.

225. There’s no problem so big that a trip to Fiji can’t solve

226. My hobbies include going to Fiji

227. All heart eyes for Fiji.

228. I don’t need therapy, I just need to go to Fiji

229. Me + Fiji = Happy

230. I’d rather be in Fiji

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Tropical Island Quotes & Captions For Instagram Summary

I hope you enjoyed these tropical island Instagram captions and quotes and got lots of inspiration and ideas and able to find the perfect one to go with your travel photos!

Whether it’s a famous quote, a funny pun or short caption, I hope you’ll find one perfect for your tropical island Instagram photo!

Do you know any other famous quotes or captions about tropical islands? Feel free to leave any in the comments below if so!


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