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Beautiful Walk

This small island has wonderful trails with beautiful vistas of the Mediterranean and the coast of... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
schlibber
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Columbia, Missouri
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Easy access island

Walk in island over a bridge from Le Brusc with minimal but sufficient facilities, take your own... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Charles F
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Newtown, United Kingdom
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Le Brusc, 83140, Six-Fours-les-Plages, France
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

This small island has wonderful trails with beautiful vistas of the Mediterranean and the coast of Six-Fours. It is a great place for a pleasant afternoon walk in a environmentally protected nature area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank schlibber
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Walk in island over a bridge from Le Brusc with minimal but sufficient facilities, take your own provisions, a rocky outcrop away from the nearby city life for relaxing, swimming with care. Plenty of parking around Le Brusc and the bus visits the entrance, there...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Charles F
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very idyllic place to visit. Authentic with a lot of privacy. Choose a spot on the rocks if you want to swim or sunbathe near the water, or put your hamac in the trees.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 791LindaS
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Although the island is well accommodated (benches, picnic tables, wc), the walk on the rocks battered with the waves gives a savage sensation in windy conditions. Prepare some coin changes for the parking only accept those. And in summer you'll have to park far outside...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Patrice H
Reviewed 30 August 2015

At the end of the road past Le Brusc you can park your car and continue your walk to the island of Gaou, you can easy enter over a bridge and walk around on this well preserved piece of nature the scent of the local...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Ticino4
Reviewed 19 July 2015

This island falls under the natura2000 project meaning it's managed by the local council and public. no cars or bikes allowed, very quiet with lots of swimming opportunities and beautiful views.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank pi2
Reviewed 29 June 2015

The Ile du Gaou is situated at the end of the Six-Fours-Les-Plage peninsula and is worth a visit, for sure. It is accessible via a foot-bridge and is full of little coves, small sandy beaches and beautifully clear water. The cicadas were in full throttle...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank wem62
Reviewed 14 August 2014

We ended up going there after a friend advised us to go, he was from there. Wasn't dissapointed, beautiful landscapes, cute little creeks where u can bath and swim, blue water, ... Great if u wanna go there to walk the island, sunbath and swim...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Nicothecalifornian
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Very nice place for a little stroll. People gather there with friends and families for a pique-nique or just go to the beach.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Robert R
Reviewed 26 June 2014

My French friend took me here on motor so the ride was really nice along the coast. This island can be visited within an hour. Bare in mind that it's really windy. The island also holds a big music festival in summer, Les Voix du...More

Date of experience: March 2014
2  Thank Ting P
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