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Departement of Var - Population : 7.975 h - Surface : 858 ha

On the coast (D559) between Marseille (50km.) and Toulon (20km.)
Bandol - Sea shore

Bandol is a true seaside resort. its first tourists were called Thomas Mann, Aldous Huxley, Marcel Pagnol, Mistinguett, Raimu and Fernandel.

They made Bandol a holiday spot long before thedays ot Brigitte Bardot and Saint Tropez.

Bandol - Beach

Many sand beaches, cliffs, inlets and creeks are all part of this natural environment and are surrounded by hills ot pines and willows.

Bandol marina

Bandol's port is fitted out to shelter 1,500 boats of all sizes : yachts, great sailing vesseIs and professional fishing boats...

Its clears waters and interesting underwater sealife makes this an ideal spot for scuba divers.

Bandol - Wine estate

The vinyards of Bandol are famous:

- The red wines are powerful but velvety
- The roses are fruity and racy
- The whites, full bodied and fine. .

So, whatever the color, the wines of Bandol are amongst the best of the Midi and even of France.

What to see:

Bandol vineyards and its wine estates

Leisure activities:

Sailing school, water skiing, scuba diving, deep sea fishing.
Paragliding, ULM. Mountain biking, Cycle Tourism. Tennis, Horseback riding.
Golf course of Frégate, Thalasso, casino, summer entertainment.


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Neighbouring villages:

On the coast : Sanary (4 km), Saint Cyr sur Mer (8 km).
Inland : Le Castellet (10 km), La Cadière d'Azur (10 km) et Le Beausset (9 km).

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