The PACA region and its three Mediterranean-facing departments offer a large variety of coast. The beaches of the PACA region are very touristic during the summer season. The beaches of the Var department are the most popular. In this department, there are lots of family resorts. The beaches of the Bouches du Rhone department offer a great scenic diversity among the creeks located around Marseilles, Camargue in the west or the Blue Coast. In the east, the beaches of the Alpes Maritimes department are composed of both sandy and pebble beaches. Enjoy your holidays by the Mediterranean in the south of France!
We would like you to discover the beaches of the PACA region, arranged by resort. Our team has visited them all. If we have missed any, please let us know.
Fréjus is a major seaside resort in France and has two large sandy beaches (divided into several areas). Many restaurants, cafes, and shops line up from St. Raphael to Port-Fréjus, along the waterfront.More details
The seafront of Saint Aygulf is relatively preserved and shops and businesses are not found nearby. We find several Beaches in St Aygulf that are very agreeable in a preserved environment.More details
Villeneuve-Loubet is located east of Antibes and west of Cagnes sur Mer. The village centre is located away from the sea, perched on a hill dominated by a magnificent medieval castle.More details
Antibes, the second largest city of the Alpes Maritimes, is one of the region’s most charming seaside resorts. From old Antibes to the Cap d'Antibes, the beaches of Antibes are covered in sand.More details
Cap d'Antibes belongs to the town of Antibes. This cape, separation between Juan les Pins and Antibes, offers a prestigious setting with several houses.More details
The seafront of Cagnes sur Mer was completely renovated and a large promenade was installed going from the hippodrome to the Cros harbor. The beaches extend along the seafront for about 2.5km.More details
For those who don’t like the limelight of St Tropez but want to be close to the star of the Var region, Sainte-Maxime is a good alternative.More details
Located in the gulf of Napoule, Mandelieu la Napoule is a choice destination in the Alpes-Maritimes, at only a few kilometers from Estérel and the department Var.More details