The district of Favière, where the enchanting Bormes port is nestled, offers an array of thrilling sea activities. Are you ready to dive into the exhilaration of sailing or kayaking on crystal-clear waters? Perhaps you yearn for an adventurous boat expedition to the neighboring islands? Or maybe you prefer the serenity and magnificence of the deep sea? Our incomparable and well-preserved coastline has a multitude of activities for you to discover.

Thrills on the Water

With its distinctive blue wooden structure visible from afar, the sailing school is your gateway to the world of water sports. Whether it’s sailing on an optimist, schooner, or other boats, windsurfing, paddleboarding, or kayaking, the sailing club of Bormes offers training courses, rentals, excursions, and private lessons throughout the year. Fancy trying water-skiing or being towed in a buoy? Head to the dike on the expansive beach of La Favière during the summer. As the sea water warms up, aqua gym and longe-côte sessions take place on the beach. Nearby, you can also rent paddleboards or kayaks for more aquatic adventures.

Voile Bormes les Mimosas
Ecole de voile

If you’re a motorboat enthusiast and hold a boat license, you can rent a motorboat at the port. Jet-ski rentals are also available for your enjoyment. Even without a boat license, you can embark on thrilling expeditions. The port offers ferry departures for excursions to the islands of Hyères, as well as trips to the Fort of Brégançon or leisurely sea strolls to soak in the breathtaking viewpoints and feel the refreshing spray. And if you prefer the tranquil embrace of the wind, Bormes offers private sea excursions on sailing boats, providing a peaceful and captivating experience.

Spectacular Heights Above the Sea

At the end of La Favière port, we are fortunate to have a parasailing center! This exhilarating activity is a must-try at least once in your lifetime. Harness yourself to a large parachute, often with companions, and take off from a motorboat, ascending 50 meters into the air. As you soar above the Côte d’Azur coastline, you’ll experience an overwhelming sense of freedom. Behold the Riviera from the sky—an unforgettable and privileged moment!

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Sports en lumière

In June, La Favière hosts a grand event – Sports en lumière – dedicated to discovering numerous sports and activities. Lasting an entire weekend, this event offers free trials of various activities for children under 18 years old.

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

If your heart lies beneath the waves, La Favière is home to four diving clubs, providing services year-round. Whether you’re a beginner seeking your first dive, aiming for advanced certifications, or eager to explore captivating wrecks, all levels of diving enthusiasts will find underwater bliss. Not ready to delve into scuba diving just yet? Fear not! The shallow seabed near Bormes’ beautiful beaches is brimming with treasures to be explored through snorkeling, equipped with fins, a mask, and a snorkel.

Get ready to embark on thrilling sea adventures in Bormes les Mimosas, where the azure waters beckon and unforgettable memories await.

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