Take time to discover Toulon during your stay at campsite Port Pothuau
Port-Pothuau, campsite in Hyères offers you a holiday in the sun in close to one of the most beautiful harbours in Europe choose your comfortable mobile home in the Var or your own pitch less than 25 km from the centre of Toulon and set off to discover discovery of the largest French military port.
On the sea side, Toulon has family beaches such as those of Mourillon, which host the major summer events with numerous restaurants, children’s playgrounds and ice cream parlours for a snack break. Several more secret coves such as those of Méjean and Magaud will seduce you with their pebble beaches and peaceful sea.
The main French naval base, the port of Toulon can be visited by boat during a short commented cruise.
The campsite team will be happy to help you find the boat companies that offer sea trips from the port of Toulon: from the crossing of the Rade by bus to the link to the island of Porquerolles.
If you prefer a cultural holiday to a lazy one at the campsite, the National Maritime Museum on the quayside traces several centuries of maritime history. It is one of the few historical sites to have survived the Second World War.
City sideyou will be able to enjoy a ride on a small tourist train to discover the statue of the genius of navigation, Pierre Puget’s Atlantes, la porte de l’Arsenal, la tour de l’horloge, le bateau-sculpture, la cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-la-Seds, la place de la Liberté, la porte d’Italie, la tour royale and le fort Saint-Louis.
Don’t miss the largest market in Provence, Cours Lafayette! And take the cable car up to the top of the Faron and discover a breathtaking view of the harbour.