Exceptional beaches and nautical activities
Hyères is a seaside resort famous for its beaches. You will like the immense beach of Almanarre or you will prefer the peninsula, on the side of the Madrague, or the beaches of La Capte, La Bergerie or La Badine for their shallow waters suitable for families. The peninsula of Giens also hides secret creeks such as the Four à Chaux creeks. You can also set sail for the islands of Port-Cros and Porquerolles, which are part of the Port-Cros National Park, or the Levant island where naturism is practiced. Numerous nautical activities are offered in Hyères and on the islands: sailing trips, boat trips, towed buoys, kayaking or sea canoeing. The town is renowned for its exceptional sea beds, and is one of the most famous scuba diving spots in Europe.
The Museums in the Var department
The paradisiacal beaches and enchanting landscapes should not make you forget the cultural attractions of the department. Museums open their doors to you on the Côte d’Azur or in Provence Verte: discover for example the oven of Mitan in Fayence, the typewriter museum in Bargemon, the hermitage of Saint-Ferréol and the museum of sacred arts in Lorgues…