Instagram is full of sunset pictures. To be precise, there are more than 246 million posts using the #sunset hashtag. So how do you make your Instagram post stand out? Start by choosing a captivating caption that matches the beauty of the photo. Whether you’re looking for funny sunset puns or romantic sunset captions, you’re in the right place with this bumper list of the best sunset captions for Instagram.
150 Instagram Captions for Sunset Pictures
If there is anything that we could all use more of – it’s sunsets. Each one is different and beautiful in it’s own way. On top of that some of my most popular photos on Instagram are of sunsets, especially those accompanied by good sunset captions. So I’ve spent hours collecting up 150 of the best Instagram sunset captions and organised them by category.
Short Sunset Captions
1. Mother Nature doesn’t need a filter.
2. Sunset state of mind.
3. Fifty shades of pink.
4. Born to chase sunsets.
5. The setting sun kindled the sky.
6. Sunset. This is my favourite color.
7. The only kinds of sunsets that I don’t like are the ones that I missed.
8. You can never watch too many sunsets.
9. Cherish every sunset.
10. The sky is aglow with the setting sun.
11. Witnessing the beauty and awe of the evening.
12. Cloudy days make gorgeous reds.
13. No two bright evenings are ever the same.
14. Serenity while the sky is on fire.
15. The sky splashed with vibrant colors.
16. A promise of a new tomorrow.
17. Oh, these radiant colors of the evening.
18. Ride off into your sunset.
19. Love like a sunset.
20. I long for endless evening colors.
21. Everything gets hotter when the sun goes down.
22. That girl that gets really excited when the sky is in pretty colors
23. Our planet is an amazing place. Especially at dusk.
24. Adore gold skies
Short Instagram Captions for Sunsets
25. Sunsets are one thing in life that won’t wait.
26. Paint the sky. Make it yours.
27. Pink haze, perfect days.
28. Born to chase oranges, yellows, and blues.
29. The sunset sky speaks of a thousand of colors.
30. Wait till the sunset to shine like a star.
31. Priceless sunset with the best.
32. Sunsets and palm trees.
33. Everything is fine where there is sunshine.
34. The evening always delivers.
35. Sunset is the opening music of the night.
36. Sunset breeze always colorful
37. Somewhere between heaven and Earth
38. Grateful for sunsets
39. Ocean child
40. Faith looks up
41. Sunkissed nose
42. Stay till the Sun sets
43. Another day, another dollar
44. Clear your mind, watch the sky
45. Sunsets always bring a fresh start
46. Sunrise, sunburn, sunset, repeat.
47. Breathe in the sunset.
48. Food, friends, sunsets.
More Short Sunset Quotes
49. I dream in the colors of the sunset
50. And in this moment, the world felt still.
51. Okay Mother Nature, you win.
52. For a minute there, I lost myself.
53. Watch more sunsets than Netflix.
54. Here comes the sunset
55. Something beautiful is on the horizon
56. I just need more sunsets
57. Many things in life can wait, but the sunset won’t, watch it.
58. A sunset should never go unnoticed.
59. It is almost impossible to watch a sunset and not dream
60. I long for endless horizons
61. Paradise found
62. Forever chasing sunsets.
63. Even the sun sets in paradise
64. Some moments are gold
65. Clear your mind, watch the sky
66. Lets go somewhere where the sun kisses the beach
67. Every time I see a sunset my heart skips a beat
68. That feeling when its just you and a beautiful sunset…
69. All you need is love and sunsets
70. I never met a sunset I didn’t like.
71. It’s the simple things that are the most beautiful.
Funny Sunset Captions and Puns
72. “Beach daze, always.”
73. When the sky turns pink, it’s time for a drink!
74. If I could lick the sunset, I’ll bet it would taste like Neapolitan ice cream. – Jarod Kintz
75. Golden hour is my happy hour
76. “Not everyone has to ride off into the sunset with a man. Some of us just want a tan.” — Mandy Hale
77. Girls just wanna have sun.
78. Sunrise and sunset are two important moments. But people usually yawn …
79. “I thought that watching a sunset would help, but it left me more in the dark.”
80. “Reading while sunbathing makes you well-red.”
81. “After every sunset comes a new sunrise… followed by a breakfast.”
82. “Shell-abrate good times and tan lines.”
83. “I stayed up all night to see where the sun went. Then it dawned on me.”
84. “Beauty is in the eye of the beer holder.”
Sunset Instagram Captions about the Oceans
85. Let’s go somewhere the sun kisses the ocean.
86. There’s nothing quite like watching the sun paint the sky shades of pink and purple near the ocean.
87. “Sunset is so marvellous that even the sun itself watches it every day in the reflections of the infinite oceans!” – Mehmet Murat Ildan
88. “Don’t forget: Beautiful sunsets need cloudy skies” – Paulo Coelho
89. The ocean and the sunset. The most relaxing way to end your evening.
90. It will blow you away when you observe the sun going down for the night near the ocean.
91. Fiery colors and the ocean are breathtaking together.
92. It’s absolutely mesmerizing to watch the ocean waves blended with pretty shades of pink, purple, and blue.
93. Massive waves and stunning vivid evenings.
94. “I like people who get excited about the change of seasons, the sound of the ocean, the sun, drowning in the horizon, the smell of rain, and starry nights.” – Brooke Hampton
95. Peace. Ocean. Colorful end of the day.
96. “Foam is white and waves are grey; Beyond the sunset leads my way.” — J.R.R. Tolkien
97. “We were made to enjoy music, to enjoy beautiful sunsets, to enjoy looking at the billows of the sea.” — Desmond Tutu
Instagram Caption for Sunset Photo Over the Mountains
98. Sunsets and mountain breeze.
99. A real sunset is an explosion behind a mountain silhouette.
100. I climb mountains so I can see where the sun sleeps.
101. There’s nothing like a Smoky Mountain sunset.
102. Sunset mountains, clear skies, bonfire nights, breathing snowflakes – the essence of beauty is all around us!
103. To view a sunset from above the trees is to find heaven.
104. How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains
Sunset Love Quotes
105. The most beautiful sunsets are the ones we share.
106. You add colors to my sunset sky.
107. “All I ever wanted was to dream another sunset with you.” — Mayday Parade
108. “I want to see how sunset decorates your hair.” – Tyler Knott Gregson
109. I want to spend the rest of my sunsets with you
110. “Her heart was made of liquid sunsets.” – Virginia Woolf
111. “That was her magic – she could still see the sunset, even on the darkest days.” – Atticus
112. “She was in love with the sunset. No one else ever even stood a chance.” – Unknown
113. I love spending every sunset right next to you.
114. Don’t waste sunrises on people who will be gone by sunset.
Romantic Sunset Quotes
115. Don’t waste sunrises on people who will escape by dusk.
116. A view of the ocean, mountains, and the sunset. But yet, he was still looking at me.
117. I live for sunsets with you.
118. Your smile is like a sunset. One look at you and my walls go down.
119. She was a sunset type of girl, and he was a sunrise kind of guy. They lived on opposite ends of the day but together made up a whole sky.
120. I live for these golden evenings with you.
121. Sunsets and sunrises happen only where you are. There are only grey twilight here.
122. A sunset is life’s way of saying: ‘Good job, you survived today. Here’s something pretty!’
123. Weddings like golden hours. The romance of the moment. Marriage is the sea in which the red sun sets.
124. “The first stab of love is like a sunset, a blaze of color — oranges, pearly pinks, vibrant purples…” – Anna Godbersen
Quotes about Sunset and Love
125. In ten minutes things could look so different, like the color of a sunset and the world after meeting you.
126. I want to see a whole world of different color-soaked skies with you.
127. “The sky has changed from orange to a hundred shades of pink to a dark navy blue, and here I am still loving you.” – A.Y.
128. Kiss me the same way the red sun kisses the sky.
129. Why is sunset more colorful than sunrise? It’s an irony of life saying “sometimes, good things happen in goodbyes”
130. “Enjoy the beauty of a sunset and enjoy nature’s farewell kiss for the night” – Sharon Rene
131. When you watch a sunset, you’re not in the moment; the moment is in you.
132. “I just need you and some sunsets” – Atticus
133. She was not perfect. She was just stuck. In that pretty little zone between sunsets and moonlight.
134. “As angry as the sky looks, it’s still full of the colors of love.” – Anthony T. Hincks
How to Sign Off your Instagram Sunset Captions
137. The sun is saying goodnight.
138. Mother Nature says goodnight.
139. “Sunsets are proof that no matter what happens, every day can end beautifully.” – Kristen Butler
140. “The sun has gone to bed and so must I.” – The Sound of Music
Instagram Captions for Sunsets and Sunrises
141. “There’s a sunrise and a sunset every single day, and they’re absolutely free. Don’t miss so many of them.” – Jo Walton
142. “The sunrise paints the sky with pinks and the sunset with peaches.” – Vera Nazarian
143. “Sunrise is the start of something beautiful: the day. Sunset is the start of something beautiful: the night.” – Juansen Dizon
144. “May every sunrise hold more promise and every sunset hold more peace.” – Umair Siddiqui
145. “It was sunsets that taught me that beauty sometimes only lasts for a couple of moments, and it was sunrises that showed me that all it takes is patience to experience it all over again.” — A.J. Lawless
146. “A beautiful sunset that was mistaken for a dawn.” – Claude Debussy
147. “Every sunset is also a sunrise; it all depends on where you stand.” – Karl Schmidt
148. “We wanderers, ever seeking the lonelier way, begin no day where we have ended another day; and no sunrise finds us where sunset left us.” – Kahlil Gibran
149. Life is all about enjoying every sunset and looking forward to the next sunrise.
150. “The sky takes on shades of orange during sunrise and sunset, the color that gives you hope that the sun will set only to rise again.” – Ram Charan
That’s 150 Captions for Sunsets
I hope you’ve managed to find the perfect sunset caption for Instagram, I’d love to know which one is your favourite, and if I’ve missed any great sunset captions then please let me know by using the comments below.
As an added bonus I’ve included a FREE downloadable PDF of all these Sunset Captions for Instagram so you can keep them handy.
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