Take a walk in Var dept
Villages, landscapes and festivals… La Londe-les-Maures, Hyères and the entire Var region and Riviera offer a myriad of touring ideas starting out from “Camping de La Pascalinette” to make the most of your holiday!
Here are a few of our favourites – we hope you’ll enjoy them too!
Tourtour and its breathtaking views over the Var region.
Château de La Castille: a pretty castle with superb grounds and an exceptional treetop adventure course! Hyères les Palmiers: the medieval quarter with its tower of the Knights Templar, view over the Bay of Hyères and many little bistros.
The Golden Islands (Iles d’Or): Port Cros National Park and Porquerolles with its bicycle rides and magnificent beaches… Thoronet Abbey: a unique atmosphere!
Verdon Canyon: a spectacular and enchanting natural site!
The historical Port of Toulon and its naval base.
Mount Faron in Toulon: the summit can be reached by car, cable-car or on foot and offers exceptional views, a zoo and Allied Landings museum. The lavender fields on Plateau de Valensole: brimming with colours, fragrances and… honey!
Moustiers Sainte Marie: famed for its bubbling springs, this hilltop Provencal village resembles a picture postcard.
Saint Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume Basilica: an astonishing memory – two doves flying over the bride and groom just as they said “I do”…
Massif des Maures: cork oaks and unique vegetation.
Pépiole Chapel in Six-Fours-les-Plages: a voyage back in time in Provence.
Saint Tropez: a peaceful little fishing village outside the summer period…
Port Grimaud – the little “Venice of Provence”!
Bormes-les-Mimosas: its old quarter perched on a hillside, graveyard with stunning views and legendary mimosa trees.
Le Lavandou: an endless choice of bistros and an astonishing celebration on July 31st! Collobrières: the land of the sweet chestnut. A pretty Provencal village producing one of Provence’s Christmas specialities – candied chestnuts!
And many, many more enchanting places…
A fun, family site with exceptional vegetation that values the simple things in life! Does that remind you of anything? Our campsite motto could also aptly describe the coastal footpath, also known as the “Sentier des Douaniers” (Customs Path). The path is aptly named, because during the French Revolution it allowed customs officers to gain […]
Situated less than 10 kilometres from the campsite, on the hill where Hyères’ ancient castle lies, the architecture of Villa Noailles is truly astonishing. This avant-garde villa was built by the architect Robert Mallet-Stevens for the Viscount of Noailles and his wife, and features a fascinating Cubist garden and play on light and shade. Today, […]
Garden E. Lopez
Le jardin Emmanuel Lopez à Porquerolles Planted with around 2.5 acres of typical Mediterranean plant species, the Jardin Emmanuel Lopez on Porquerolles island, one of the marvellous Golden Islands, vie for beauty with our campsite’s exceptional vegetation – and we love it! It is also home to several species of palm tree. Emmanuel Lopez was […]
Fancy an excursion to Sillans-la-Cascade, situated 1 hr and 20 mins from Camping de La Pascalinette®? It’s summer, it’s very hot, the sun is burning and you fancy a change from your favourite campsite’s water park? Don’t miss the village of Sillans-la-Cascade, located just before you reach the Verdon Canyon. Simply slip into your trainers, […]
Les plages du Mourillon
We encourage you to visit the very pretty Mourillon quarter in Toulon. Located 40 minutes from the campsite, a daily market awaits you in this genuine little Provencal village within the town, along with lively shopping streets and a waterfront lined with magnificent and very popular beaches. Enjoy your walk along the sandy or shingle […]
Located just half an hour from the campsite, the village of Collobrières is a small, 12th-century village perched on a hillside. It is especially famed for being the capital of the sweet chestnut and for its candied chestnuts. If you spend a little time there you will also appreciate the area’s natural simplicity, so typical […]
Giens Peninsula’s magnificent coastal footpath is located just 20 minutes from Camping de La Pascalinette®. Revel in a breath of invigorating sea air in the heavenly coves of Giens Peninsula, in Hyères, South of France, Provence-Mediterranean. Departing 300 metres after the little port of La Madrague, this 3-hour walk runs along the Var area’s coast, […]
Domaine de la Castille
A unique site, Domaine de La Castille is a private domain open to the public, where visitors can roam amid beautiful and varied Provencal scenery. This magnificent, 740-acre estate features a myriad of walking trails running along the vines, river and canal, or crossing meadows and forests. In addition to a host of delightful strolls, […]
If you dream of visiting Venice, look no further! Port Grimaud, the Venice of Provence, is located just 40 km from Camping de La Pascalinette®. This little fishing village, lined with colourful houses, can be explored on foot, by bike or by boat! A larger-than-life day out: with its exceptional viewpoints, luxury hotels and fabulous […]
We’re delighted to offer campers a new excursion idea this year: Mont Faron mountain in Toulon, 25 km (30 mins) from Camping de La Pascalinette®. To reach Toulon by car, take the main road, then the highway at the exit from Hyères. The cable car is accessible on foot and will whisk you up to […]
Plage du Monaco
Plage du Monaco: Chemin de San Peyre – Le Pradet Located under 30 mins from the campsite (20 km), Plage du Monaco in Le Pradet is set to the West of the village. Spanning around 400 metres and lined with coves, this sandy paradise is one of the wildest beaches on the Var coast. Supervised […]
Plage de Sainte-Asile
Plage de Sainte-Asile: Bd de Sainte-Asile – Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer Set on the southwestern part of the Saint-Mandrier peninsula, this sandy beach proudly sports the European Blue Flag. Lined with 3 km of veteran pines, it is the perfect place for a day out combining sunshine and welcome shade. The beach is supervised by a lifeguard in […]
Plage de la Chapelle St-Georges
Plage de la Chapelle Saint-Georges: Sentier du Littoral – Bormes-les-Mimosas 15 mins from the campsite (10 km) – sand & pebbles – paying car park – nearby restaurant. Alternating sand and pebbles, Plage de la Chapelle Saint-Georges takes its name from Saint George’s chapel visible on the hillside when you arrive at the beach from […]
Fort de Brégançon
The Var area, South of France, Provence-Mediterranean is packed with history, and Camping de La Pascalinette® is located near a plethora of must-see sights. A magnificent fort – one of our hand-picked Nos Coins de Paradis® (Corners of Paradise) – is located just 20 mins from Camping de La Pascalinette®! Set in the hamlet of […]
If you fancy a day out combining beaches, relaxation and shopping, head to Le Lavandou, just 20 mins from Camping de La Pascalinette®! Welcome to Le Lavandou: a little fishing village spanning 12 km and former quarter of the town of Bormes-les-Mimosas, in the Var area, South of France, Provence-Mediterranean. You can reach Le Lavandou […]
Le château d'Hyères
Camping de La Pascalinette® recommends taking a walk up to the ruined ancient castle set at the top of the town of Hyères. Park in Hyères town centre, 10 mins from the campsite. Explore the historic quarter and its maze of narrow, colourful old lanes dating back to the Middle Ages. The scent of fruit, […]
Camping de La Pascalinette® recommends visiting the pretty village of Bormes-les-Mimosas, located just 15 minutes from your favourite campsite! Set clinging to a hillside at the heart of the French Riviera, facing the Golden Islands and at the foot of the Maures hills, this hilltop medieval village is one of the Var’s must-see places if […]