Bandol is a tourist destination of choice, particularly renowned for its wines. The vineyard of Bandol has received the appellation d’origine contrôlée AOC (“controlled designation of origin”). Take advantage of your stay to visit an estate and taste the red and white wines, as well as the rosés produced in the commune. The Provencal market is a real tradition in the region. A stay in Bandol will be an opportunity to stroll between the market stalls and discover local and regional specialties. You may come across some locals playing the game of boules (pétanque).
Every year, Bandol attracts many tourists thanks to its magnificent beaches: Grand Vallat Beach, Casino Beach, Rènecros Beach… There are also charming inlets all along the corniche path. The most athletic can take advantage of the idyllic setting to enjoy water sports: parasailing, hydro ultralight, etc. But if you prefer land sports such as golf, you can go to the Frégate Golf Course to improve your swing.
Located in the Var department, between Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer and Sanary-sur-Mer, Bandol is one of the largest and oldest seaside resorts on the coast. The town is a real playground for hiking enthusiasts. You can take the coastal path to admire the beauty of the landscapes.
Throughout the year, various events are organized and bring the center of Bandol to life. These events include the Mediterranean cycling tour, the Salon du Nautisme (Boat Show), the Jousts, the Vintage Festival, and more. They highlight the traditions and know-how of the town in a warm and festive atmosphere.