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National Park of Port-Cros

Port-Cros, France
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Beautiful island with just one small settlemnt on it

Whole island and surrounding waters are protected. Lovely place. The village has about a ten... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Richard C
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Beautiful

Such a beautiful island from the harbour to the beaches and wildlife. The staff in the bars and... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
AnnabelTa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Whole island and surrounding waters are protected. Lovely place. The village has about a ten buidings, including three restaurants and a bar, with nice atmosphere. The two beaches are a half hour walk in either direction, along narrow rocky paths (and for one of them...More

Thank Richard C
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful island from the harbour to the beaches and wildlife. The staff in the bars and restaurants were perfectly charming and polite. We took the “short” walk to a beach to snorkel. It was quite a hard walk for non-walkers like us. My...More

Thank AnnabelTa
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

I'd spent the better part of three weeks on a business trip in the south of France and my visit to the island of Port-Cros was my one "vacation day" for the trip. It made everything better! I love hiking and that's what this island...More

1  Thank doengels
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

We loved our visit - and having nothing to add except to ask: why do the few businesses in this little island use so much single-use plastic? We drank in two bars and were given unneeded plastic straws; in a hotel we had a plastic...More

Thank Dendy8
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

some friends told me about this green and blue island in cote d'Azur. it's a Paradise. easy to reach by a speedy motor boat, we walked in pine wood traks and swimmed in blue shining water. best memories

1  Thank Cinzhio
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I think I may have been taken to one of the islands as a child and ever since, i have wanted to go back. I was not disappointed. I took the family on the ferry from le levandou. All v well organised. 30 minute crossing...More

3  Thank Orfordm
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We took the ferry across to Port-Cros recently. What a beautiful island, so pretty. It was a really hot day and we decided to walk round part of the Island to see the fishes and eat our packed lunch. We had an interesting walk over...More

Thank Julie E
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

We went there in May and it was simply gorgeous. Perfect sunny weather and beautiful nature. We were travelling along Hyeres and it was easy enough to find our way to the connecting ferry. We saw the island on Google map and decided to go...More

1  Thank Derek H
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

We are lucky enough to own a sailing boat and make the crossing from Bormes to Port Cros at least once a year. It is a wonderful island with forts, great views and a few small beaches. The small port has a few restaurants and...More

1  Thank Gregofhadstock
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

If you have the ability and the time, stay on the island for at least a couple days. The island has a bunch of great hikes to do, and for the most part, you will see few people, except when you get to the beaches...More

5  Thank alyosha666
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Hi ! The park is free, you just need to pay for the boat to get there
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Response from almati2011 |
The boats to the island of Port Cros leave from the port of Hyeres marina, a town in Provence (France) that is opposite to the three "Golden Isles" (Porquerolles, Port Cros and Ile du Levant). There are many races during the... More
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