THE VAR, LAND OF CONTRASTS
Beaches of golden sand and rocky coasts, Iles d’Or, Saint-Tropez, Gorges du Verdon, the Maures and Estérel massifs… Sea, mountain, maquis… the Var – a land of contrasts and escapades to delight you.
Presqu’île de Giens: an exceptional place, an unspoilt natural environment.
A geological curiosity, the Presqu’île de Giens is the southernmost part of the Cote d’Azur.
Sandy beaches, coves, wild paths and old salt marshes, a variety of different landscapes not to be missed.
Walk along the coastal path to explore the Presqu’île de Giens.
Wild coves, pine tree lined path, cliffs and coves; the coastal path allows you to go around the Presqu’île de Giens and immerse yourself in an area of unspoiled nature.
Dear friends who love hiking and bucolic walks, it is important to be aware of the conditions of the Mediterranean climate which becomes excessively arid during the summer, which leads to a significant increase in the risk of fire. Certain particularly critical situations (strong winds, increased drought) lead to the temporary closure of trails, as well as forest areas.
As a result, the authorities have implemented a prevention plan that we invite you to read by clicking on this link: Access to forest areas.
Walk through Hyères old town, with its ancient castle, Tour des Templiers and Villa Noailles – places that have marked the town’s history.