What to do in Hyères? We share with you tips for an unforgettable holiday
Our 3-star hotel Plein Sud is ideal to explore the Var department of France, situated along the French Riviera. Only a few minutes away from the salt marshes of the Giens peninsula and their captive flamingos on the French Mediterranean coast in a park of 8 hectares, choose Le Plein Sud to enjoy the exceptional richness and variety of landscapes for an incredible stay with your family or friends.
Hyères-les-Palmiers, a preserved setting natural of Provence
Located in Provence between Toulon and Marseille, the city of Hyères les Palmiers offers breathtaking natural and historical heritage. Provence is a land rich, with its natural environment and villages bordered by the Mediterranean Sea, near the “Massif des Maures”.
This region benefits from 300 days of sunshine every year. By September is still perfect temperature for outdoor activities.
The hotel has a free shuttle service. So, you can easily visit medieval centre and its Victorian districts, a stroll through the historical alleys and soak up the local atmosphere.
Discover the Golden Islands and Porquerolles
A paradise for lovers of peace and nature! You will be enchanted by the beauty of the Golden Islands: the fauna and flora make these islands an amazing place. The legend has it that the islands were the daughters of a prince, turned into land to escape from an evil pirate of the Mediterranean Sea.
Porquerolles, the most famous of the three islands, is only a few minutes by boat from the Giens peninsula. Take a break and go for a walk in an enchanting nature setting. We invite you to relax on its stunning sandy beaches for the perfect getaway.
Port-Cros is the widest and most mountainous of the Golden Islands. This island is a treasure trove of trails; you can admire majectic landscape and its rich maritime and terrestrial environment.
The Levant, a nudist beach, is also called “Ile du Levant”. This island is a long and narrow rocky ridge.
Live a unique experience in Bormes-les-Mimosas
The city Bormes-les-Mimosas, a typical Provençal village near your hotel in Hyères, is a pleasure for your eyes and your sense of smell. This medieval village combines charming and historic alleys, and along the narrow streets we can admire picturesque houses. You can also discover the amphitheatre facing the Mediterranean Sea.
A day in Cassis to admire the “Calanques”
“Whoever didn’t see Cassis didn’t see anything.”
Between vineyards and sea, this fishing village offers plenty of things to see and to do for an unforgettable afternoon. This authentic village has an excellent reputation, where you can appreciate the magnificent view of Cap Canaille, the largest sea cliff in Southern European and its small sea port. You have the opportunity to have a boat tour to visit 3 calanques (rocket inlets). Our day tour will take you to the most stunning locations. Later becoming a National Park in 2012, these majestic cliffs surrounded by Mediterranean Sea are precious natural setting. Cassis is extremely charming and friendly, and offers incredible coastal scenery with preserved fauna and flora.
If you like organized tours, our excursion service takes care of everything.
The excursion service of your hotel Plein Sud, is at your disposal for the organization of your outings and visits during your holidays in the Var. Four excursions per a week, including one full day, are proposed by a guide for incredible adventures: the Calanques and Cassis, Porquerolles, the gorges du Verdon, old villages, and much more.
The club also has a Kiosk: a mini Tourist Office that informs you about outings, walks and events not to be missed in the region. A ticketing service for your excursions for museums, parks and shows is also available.
Do you want to explore the region while respecting the environment? Rent our electric car Twizy for a few hours to visit the city Hyères and its surroundings!