L'almanarre, Hyères, Var, Provence

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07 November 2023  |  Tourism, Holidays

The best beaches on the Cote d'azur, south of France

The Cote d'Azur in the south of France is known as the French Riviera and is one of the most popular seaside destinations througout the world. It is very popular with tourists due to its climate and its iconic towns and beaches.

This seaside region offers exceptional locations with a combination of perfect beaches, breathtaking landscapes, charming villages.

Let's discover the emblematic beaches of the Côte d'Azur.

Pampelonne beach in Saint-Tropez

It is a popular celebrity beach with its crystal clear waters, stylish beach bars making it an ideal place to relax and enjoy Saint-Tropez.

Croisette beach in Cannes

In the heart of Cannes, this beach offers a magnificent view of the bay. It is an excellent place to stroll along the promenade, shop in the luxury boutiques and enjoy a seaside lunch.

The Bay of Angels in Nice

The Bay of the Mediterranean Sea extends between Cap d'Antibes and Mont Boron, in Nice. The Baie des Anges beach in Nice is an expanse of pebbles lined with palm trees. It is the ideal place to swim in the crystal clear waters.

Garoupe beach in Antibes

This small sandy beach is nestled in a peaceful cove, known for its clear water and nearby seafood restaurants.

Paloma Beach, Saint-Jean-Cap Ferrat

This intimate and peaceful beach is located on the Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat peninsula. You can enjoy pretty turquoise water, in a pleasant and peaceful place.

Almanarre beach in Hyères

This beach stretches for miles, offers stunning sunsets and is a popular beach for windsurfing enthusiasts due to its constant winds.

Water activities in seaside resorts

In addition to relaxation, lazing around and swimming, the seaside resorts of the Côte d'Azur are full of places to practice fun water activities. You can enjoy windsurfing, scuba diving, jet skiing, paddle boarding, and much more. The French Riviera offers a variety of landscapes, from secluded coves, popular beaches, to the most elegant beaches, there will be something for everyone. Whether you are looking for relaxation, water activities or panoramic walks... you will find what you are looking for during your stay on the Côte d'Azur.

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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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