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19 March 2024  |  Pure France

Estagnol Beach, Borme-les-Mimosas

It's almost spring, and every year at the start of spring, the hills transform into a sea of bright yellow as the mimosas bloom, spreading their sweet scent into the air and illuminating the landscape with a fleeting but unforgettable beauty .

Estagnol beach - Near Bormes-les-Mimosas

Estagnol beach is a very beautiful fine sand beach, which extends over 475 meters long. It is known and appreciated for its shallow water which extends many meters beyond the shore. The beach is magnificent with its turquoise water but access requires a fee.

Estagnol Park

To access the page you will have to go through the Parc de l'Estagnol, a large wooded park, open during the summer period but subject to charges. You will discover a wooded park, with a large pine forest and olive trees.

Around Estagnol beach

You can enjoy beautiful walks on the coastal path, also called "customs officers' paths" offering a range of varied landscapes. You will discover wild coves there, such as the Porquerolles Islands and Fort de Brégançon.

Bormes-les-Mimosas, a village steeped in history

Bormes-les-Mimosas attracts visitors with its medieval historic center, where cobbled streets invite an enchanted stroll through time. The colorful facades of Provençal houses adorned with wooden shutters and flower pots overflowing with geraniums create a picturesque canvas that evokes the very essence of Provence.


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Breathtaking nature

Beyond its picturesque streets, Bormes-les-Mimosas offers a range of outdoor activities for nature and adventure lovers. Hiking trails wind through lush green hills, offering stunning views of the sparkling sea and golden islands in the distance. The surrounding pristine beaches, such as Fort de Brégançon beach, invite you to relax and swim in crystal clear waters.

A rich cultural heritage

Bormes-les-Mimosas is also full of cultural treasures to discover. The medieval castle of Bormes-les-Mimosas majestically dominates the town from its position overlooking the sea, offering a fascinating testimony to the tumultuous history of the region. The picturesque churches and shaded squares bear witness to the region's rich religious and architectural heritage.


Gastronomy and art of living

Authentic Provencal cuisine is in the spotlight in Bormes-les-Mimosas, where local markets are full of fresh produce and regional specialties. Whether enjoying fresh seafood or traditional dishes in a seaside restaurant or simply relaxing with a drink on a sunny terrace, Bormes-les-Mimosas offers an unforgettable gastronomic experience. Bormes-les-Mimosas embodies the charm of Provence with its colorful streets, nearby beaches, landscapes and Mediterranean climate.

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Amélie Roca

I am a Community Manager for Pure France as well as the host of Pure France TV, presenting high quality rental homes all over France.

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