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La Calanque de Figuerolles

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quirky beach in a bay, with an eagles-head rock perched above

Of the few beaches we visited, we preferred this one. At the top on the street there is a small... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Steve Y
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Beuningen, The Netherlands
amazing place

when i go to la ciotat , which is one of my favourite placeon the south of france i alway try to... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
CHIARAFRANC
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Livorno, Italy
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

Of the few beaches we visited, we preferred this one. At the top on the street there is a small (paid) car park, as well as (paid) parking on the street itself. Reach the bay (Calanque) by way of steps straight from the car park....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 7 August 2018

when i go to la ciotat , which is one of my favourite placeon the south of france i alway try to spend time here i've never been there to sleep but the rooms/house are pretty n ice and great location the restaurant is fantastic...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank CHIARAFRANC
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We had the most wonderful wedding reception here & the food the service the whole day MAGNIFICENT THANKS

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Roseofnomansland
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a great place to visit and enjoy the sea and specific rocks. It can get really crowded during the July-August, thus destroying the experience. Best is to go there on April-June and September-October. Climbing some rocks on the heights can give you unique...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank ViatoremRF
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Small calanque, easy to get from la ciotat. Nice scenery though not spectacular like calanque at cassis or Marseille, good trail for morning joging.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank wisnu315
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Came here last year and wanted to go to the Calanque d'En-vau this year, but the walking paths were closed due to the fire risk. So we "settled" by coming back here again this year. It's easy enough to get to (parking can be hit...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank danielgY4770FT
Reviewed 12 July 2017

But you might want to bring some water shoes...the 'beach' is just stones and rocks. Otherwise a gorgeous little Calanque.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank GWhiz71
Reviewed 9 July 2017

It's a good Calanque, but it can't be compared to the ones in Marseille or in Cassis. It's easy to get there, so it's crowded and simple.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank vivabibi2
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

You need to be pretty fit, as it is a steep climb back. The water was very cold, but clear and beautiful, probably as the summer progresses it will get a lot warmer. It's a very picturesque bay, surrounded by steep cliffs, with a little...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank robynp742
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Small but very beautiful bay with stone Beach. Clear water, great for swimming and snorkeling. No showers, no public toilet. But a Restaurant and Snack Bar with all-day Service.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank kentkeener
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