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Tourism in the area

Île de Porquerolles

Boat trip at the Mediterranean Sea

Porquerolles, 7 km long and 2,5 km wide, is the biggest of the Hyères islands. The island can be reached by boat and can be visited by foot or by bike. The northern coast beaches are surrounded by pine trees and heather, while the steep southern coast has been hollowed out with a few easily accessible bays. Around the marina you’ll find some great restaurants and bicycle hirers, to explore the island by bike.


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Exploring the Var

Visit the best spots of the Var and the French Riviera

La Baume - La Palmeraie is ideally located to explore the Var, whether you choose to visit the famous towns of the French Riviera, like Saint-Tropez, Cannes or Saint-Raphaël, or the sloping hinterland of the Var, boasting lovely medieval towns like Tourtour and Fayence. Also visit these villages during market days and enjoy the great specialities from the Provence. The incidence of light and the colours of the French Riviera has always attracted painters, as you can see in the museums and art galleries of Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Nice and Saint-Tropez.