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St Tropez: Luxury Beach Escape of the Year!

Things to do | Getting there | Cheap Flights | Food and drinks | Luxury Accommodation
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To Do

  • Enjoy an unforgettable experience on a private boat charter while discovering the Bay of Saint Tropez by yacht.
  • To really experience Saint Tropez in the daytime you may want to put on your walking shoes and walk the back streets. Keep your camera ready!
  • Or relax at a seaside café and people-watch! It should not be too difficult to spot a celebrity in peak season.
  • Take a walk to view the exquisite yachts in front of Café de Paris.
  • Visit the famous beaches of Pampelonne, such as Tahiti and Les Jumeaux.
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  • For modern art, visit the Annonciade Museum located in a former chapel.
  • For architecture take a walk to Notre-Dame-de-l’Assomption Church of Saint Tropez.
  • Place des Lices is a historical landmark known for its amazing market on Saturday mornings.
  • Explore the charming old town of St. Tropez, with its narrow streets and colorful buildings.
  • Visit the Citadel, a 17th-century fortress that offers panoramic views of the town and the sea as well as a maritime museum in the inside..
  • Go shopping in the designer boutiques.
  • Enjoy the nightlife at one of the many clubs and bars.
  • Rent a bicycle or scooter to explore the surrounding countryside.
  • Take a cooking class to learn about the local cuisine. Alternatively, go on a food or wine tasting tour.
  • Try water sports such as jet skiing, windsurfing, or parasailing.
  • Visit the Musee de l’Annonciade, which features works by famous artists such as Matisse and Signac.
  • Go on a bus tour to the surrounding areas, or to Provence.

Know Before You Go

The nearest airport to Nice is Nice (NCE) Airport which is 6.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Genoa (GOA) (149.3 km), Marseille (MRS) (167.3 km) and Turin (TRN) (168.3 km).

There are several options to travel from Nice Airport to St Tropez:

  • Car rental: Rent a car at the airport and drive to St Tropez.
  • Airport & hotel transfers: Book a private transfer service from the airport to St Tropez.
  • Bus: Take the bus from the airport to the Nice train station, then take a train to St Tropez.
  • Helicopter transfer: Book a helicopter transfer from the airport to St Tropez.
  • Taxis: Taxis can be taken from the airport to St Tropez, but it can be quite expensive.
  • Train: Take the train from the airport to the Nice train station, then take a trainto St Tropez.

Important: Please note that the availability of certain options may vary depending on the time of year and current health restrictions.

  • Toulon (37 km)
  • Marseille (117 km)
  • Nice (150 km)
  • Cannes (168 km)
  • Monaco (180 km)

The five nearest towns to Saint-Tropez, France that are known for tourism are:

  • Ramatuelle (11 km)
  • Sainte-Maxime (28 km)
  • Cogolin (8 km)
  • Port Grimaud (14 km)
  • Cavalaire-sur-Mer (24 km)

Cheap flights to Nice

Food & Drink

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Let’s take a culinary journey through Saint Tropez and discover the best dishes and drinks the town has to offer.

  • One of the must-try dishes in Saint Tropez is the famous Provencal fish soup, known as ‘Bouillabaisse’. Made with a variety of fish, shellfish, and vegetables, it is a hearty and flavorful dish that is sure to delight your taste buds.
  • Another local specialty is the ‘Socca’, a chickpea flour pancake that is traditionally served as an appetizer or snack. It is best enjoyed with a sprinkle of black pepper and a squeeze of lemon.
  • When it comes to drinks, Saint Tropez is known for its excellent wine. The region is home to some of the finest wines in the world, including the famous Rosé de Provence. Perfectly chilled and enjoyed on a hot summer day, it is the ultimate refreshment.
  • But it’s not just wine that Saint Tropez is known for, the town is also famous for its delicious cocktails. One of the most popular is the ‘Aperol Spritz’, a refreshing mix of Aperol, Prosecco, and soda.

So whether you’re in the mood for a hearty fish soup, a crispy Socca or a refreshing drink, St Tropez has something to offer for everyone. Bon Appétit!

Luxurious accommodation Choices

Based on lodging, Saint Tropez is the most expensive seaside resort in France.

Hotel de Paris

One of the top choices for holiday accommodation with a seaview in St Tropez is the Hotel de Paris. This five-star hotel offers breathtaking views of the sea from its rooms and suites, as well as from its terrace and outdoor pool. Guests can also enjoy a variety of dining options, from a Mediterranean restaurant to a rooftop bar with panoramic views.

Cheval Blanc St Tropez

This luxury hotel is in the heart of the town of St Tropez. The hotel offers a unique and upscale holiday experience, with a variety of luxurious accommodations, including rooms, suites, and villas. All of the accommodations offer stunning views of the Mediterranean sea and feature elegant and contemporary designs. The hotel also boasts a range of world-class amenities and services, including a private beach, a spa, a fitness center, and multiple dining options. Guests can also enjoy a variety of activities and excursions, such as sailing, water sports, and wine tasting. Overall, Cheval Blanc St Tropez is a perfect destination for those looking for a sophisticated and high-end holiday experience in one of the most beautiful coastal towns in the world.

Kube Saint-Tropez

Also in the heart of St Tropez, the hotel boasts a sleek and modern design, with a focus on minimalism and simplicity. The hotel features a variety of rooms and suites, all with a minimalist decor and large windows that allow natural light to flood in. Guests can enjoy spectacular views of the sea, the town and the surrounding hills. The hotel also features an outdoor pool, a spa, a fitness center and a restaurant, as well as a rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the town. Kube Saint-Tropez is the perfect place for those looking for a luxurious and contemporary holiday experience in the heart of St Tropez.

No matter what type of accommodation you prefer, St Tropez has something to offer for everyone. From elegant five-star hotels to private villas, you’re sure to find the perfect place to enjoy the stunning views of the Mediterranean sea. Bon voyage!

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