Camping near Bandol: what to see and do on vacation?

Visit Bandol and its vineyards from our campsite in Six Fours Les Plages

Departing from the year-round Les Playes campsite in Six-Fours, Var, you can follow the coast further north. To do this, you’ll pass through Sanary sur Mer, which links Six Fours and Bandol, 15km from Toulon.

Famous for its wine (one of France’s first AOC appellations), Bandol boasts a lively port lined with stores and restaurants. You can discover his wines at the Maison des Vins on the port. During your stay at a campsite near Bandol, don’t miss a chance to take in all its postcard-perfect assets. However, Bandol’s assets are not limited to its vineyards and town center, as a visit to Bandol is also an opportunity to discover its islands and dream beaches!

Bandol, a town bordered by Mediterranean beaches and islands

Bandol’s beaches are ideal for lazing around in idyllic surroundings, but that’s not all! To take advantage of the aquatic pleasures offered by the Mediterranean Sea, Bandol has a range of service providers for a variety of outings.

In fact, if you’re looking for an escape on the Mediterranean, you can opt for a boat rental, or take advantage of a boat trip or excursion.

For the more sporty and thrill-seeking, there’s a wide range of water sports on offer, including parasailing, jet-skiing, water-skiing, flyboarding and towed buoys. What’s more, Bandol’s diving centers welcome you to discover the deep blue sea! A great way to make memories with family and friends.

Bandol’s beaches

With its 13 sandy and pebble beaches and two creeks, Bandol offers a multitude of seaside relaxation spots. Among these downtown beaches, holidaymakers can count on Plage de Renécros, appreciated for its white sand, as well as Plage Centrale and Plage du Casino. And if you fancy a dip in the Mediterranean, or a wilder spot, try one of the following spots:

Bandol and its islands

One of Bandol’s special features is its geographical location. Opposite the seaside town are its islands, which are well worth a visit. Holidaymakers camping in Bandol will have plenty of time to discover the island of Bandol, also known as theisland of Bendor. To get there, shuttles await you at the port. Once there, you can reach Bendor beach or the Rochers du Grand large. However, this small island can be discovered in just 10 minutes on foot. So for holidaymakers who want to enjoy a larger island, they can enjoy the Ile des Embiez at Six Fours les Plages directly from our campsite near Bandol with swimming pool.

What to see and do in the Bandol area

Located in the heart of the Var region, Bandol is a prime destination for lovers of the sea, wine and the beauty of Provence. However, the treasures to be discovered are not limited to this charming seaside resort. Around Bandol, a myriad of enchanting sites await your exploration.

The medieval village of Le Castellet, perched on a hill a few kilometers from Bandol, is a must-see. Narrow cobbled streets, stone houses and panoramic views of the surrounding vineyards offer an authentic Provence experience. You can also sample delicious local produce at its small markets. For motorsports fans, there’s also the Paul Ricard circuit.

If you’re a wine lover, a visit to the local wineries is a must. Bandol is renowned for its powerful red wines and characterful rosés. Renowned wineries such as Domaine Tempier open their doors for memorable tastings.

Finally, for culture buffs, the town of Sanary-sur-Mer, with its colorful houses and picturesque port, is a must-see. You can stroll along the waterfront, visit art galleries and sample authentic Mediterranean cuisine in one of the many restaurants.

The Bandol area offers a multitude of experiences rich in history, gastronomy and breathtaking scenery, making this destination a true jewel of the Côte d’Azur.

Camping near Bandol

Welcome to Les Playes campsite, a little corner of tranquillity ideally located near Bandol, on the Mediterranean coast. This campsite offers an unforgettable vacation experience, where relaxation and discovery go hand in hand. In the heart of an unspoilt natural setting, Les Playes offers spacious pitches and comfortable accommodation.

Enjoy the mild Provencal climate, nearby sandy beaches, renowned vineyards and medieval villages. This campsite has modern facilities, a swimming pool and activities for all the family. Discover the beauty of the Côte d’ Azur from your accommodation at Les Playes campsite. Unforgettable vacations await you at the campsite near Bandol.


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