Reality TV The Best Seasons of Survivor  

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Survivor was the first and, arguably, the best reality show. The best Survivor seasons capture a spirit of survival and triumph that no other show can match. Now your voting can determine which was the best season of Survivor. Maybe it was the personalities, or maybe it was the twists... or maybe it was the number of times someone was voted out with the hidden immunity idol in their pocket (James), but the best survivor season probably gripped you in some memorable way you will never forget. Click to vote the seasons up or down!

What is the best season of Survivor? This is the ultimate destination to view all Survivor seasons, ranked. Plus, check out these other Ranker lists to vote on the Best Survivor Contestants Ever and the Top Survivor Champions!

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Survivor - Season 20 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 20 2010-02-11 Samoa (Heroes vs Villains) - Winner: Sandra Diaz-Twine

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Survivor - Season 16 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 16 2008-02-07 Micronesia (Fans vs Favorites) - Winner: Parvati Shallow

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Survivor - Season 7 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 7 2003-09-18 Pearl Islands - Winner: Sandra Diaz-Twine

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Survivor - Season 28 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 28 2014-02-26 Cagayan - Winner: Tony Vlachos

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Survivor - Season 13 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 13 2006-09-14 Cook Islands - Winner: Yul Kwon

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Survivor - Season 15 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 15 2007-09-20 China - Winner: Todd Herzog

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Survivor - Season 25 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 25 2012-09-19 Winner: Denise Stapley

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Survivor - Season 18 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 18 2009-02-12 Tocantins - Winner: JT Thomas

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Survivor - Season 1 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 1 2000-05-31 Borneo - Winner: Richard Hatch

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Survivor - Season 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 2 2001-01-28 Australia - Winner: Tina Wesson

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Survivor - Season 31 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 31 2015-09-23 Cambodia (Fan Voted) - Winner: Jeremy Collins

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Survivor - Season 8 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 8 2004-02-01 All-Stars - Winner: Amber Brkich

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Survivor - Season 6 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 6 2003-02-13 Amazon - Winner: Jenna Morasca

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Survivor - Season 27 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 27 2013-09-18 Blood vs. Water - Winner: Tyson Apostol

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Survivor - Season 10 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 10 2005-02-17 Palau - Winner: Tom Westman

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Survivor - Season 19 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 19 2009-09-17 Samoa - Winner: Natalie White

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Survivor - Season 12 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 12 2006-02-02 Panama - Winner: Aras Baskauskas

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Survivor - Season 33 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 33

Millennials vs. GenX - Winner: Adam Klein

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Survivor - Season 26 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 26 2013-02-13 Caramoan (Fans vs Favorites) - Winner: John Cochran

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Survivor - Season 17 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 17 2008-09-25 Gabon - Winner: Bob Crowley

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Survivor - Season 3 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 3 2001-10-11 Africa - Winner: Ethan Zohn

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Survivor - Season 11 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 11 2005-09-15 Guatemala - Winner: Danni Boatwright

The Best Survivor Players Ever

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Survivor - Season 9 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 9 2004-09-16 Vanuatu - Winner: Chris Daugherty

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Survivor - Season 4 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 4 2002-02-28 Marquesas - Winner: Vecepia Towery

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Survivor - Season 32 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Desertrat89 added Survivor - Season 32

Kaoh Rong - Winner: Michelle Fitzgerald

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Survivor - Season 34 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Desertrat89 added Survivor - Season 34

Game Changers - Winner: Sarah Lacina

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Survivor - Season 29 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 29 2014-09-24

San Juan Del Sur - Winner: Natalie Anderson

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Survivor - Season 22 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 22 2011-02-16 Redemption Island - Winner: Rob Mariano

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Survivor - Season 14 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 14 2007-02-08 Fiji - Winner: Earl Cole

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Survivor - Season 23 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 23 2011-09-14 South Pacific - Winner: Sophie Clarke

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Survivor - Season 30 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Switchdoctor added Survivor - Season 30 2015-02-25 World's Apart - Winner: Mike Holloway

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Survivor - Season 24 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 24 2012-02-15

One World - Winner: Kim Spradlin

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Survivor - Season 21 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 21 2010-09-15 Nicaragua - Winner: Jud Birza

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Survivor - Season 35 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Desertrat89 added Survivor - Season 35

Heroes vs Healers vs Hustlers - Winner: Ben Driebergen

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Survivor - Season 5 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Survivor - Season 5 2002-09-19 Thailand - Winner: Brian Heidik

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Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Cambodia

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Heroes Vs Villians is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Heroes Vs Villians

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Ghost Island is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Ghost Island

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Micronesia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Micronesia

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Kaoh Rong is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Kaoh Rong

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Game Changers is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Game Changers

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Cagayan is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Cagayan

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Heroes Vs Hustlers Vs Villians is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Heroes Vs Hustlers Vs Villians

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Millenials Vs Gen X and Philli... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Millenials Vs Gen X and Phillipines

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Caramoan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Caramoan

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China is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
China

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Blood Vs Water is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Blood Vs Water

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Samoa is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Samoa

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Worlds Apart is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Seasons of Survivor
Worlds Apart