With beach season fast approaching, France’s many coastal getaways are becoming more and more appealing to travelers looking for uniquely beautiful shorelines. Visitors to the region love the sparkling waters and beautiful Mediterranean sunsets along the Côte d’Azur and beyond. Honeymooners, families, and anyone looking for a place to escape to will all find the perfect destination among France’s many beaches. Here are a few of the most beloved beaches in the south of France.
Located in lovely Porto-Vecchio, this beach offers turquoise waters, white sands, and rolling landscapes. With many resort and bed and breakfast options, as well as vacation rentals, this beach is a popular destination that nonetheless feels like a hidden gem.
This beach is located in majestic Basque country, and features beautiful rock formations and safe, tranquil waters. Be sure to book your stay in advance, though—places to stay in this out-of-the-way haven are limited. Lovers of solitude and awe-inspiring landscapes will not be disappointed.
Plage de Pampelonne
This famous Saint-Tropez beach is perfect for those who want to enjoy a beach excursion without sacrificing amenities. Saint-Tropez offers shopping, nightlife, and restaurants, and is one of the most popular vacation destinations in Europe for good reason. Visitors love the intense blue water and laid-back atmosphere of this renowned stretch of shoreline.0