Welcome to the breathtaking Golden Islands: Porquerolles, Port-Cros, and Le Levant. Nestled at the edges of Hyères and just across from Bormes les Mimosas, these three islands beckon with their enchanting colors, crystal-clear waters, and pristine sandy beaches. Immerse yourself in a world of natural wonders, where walking and biking trails lead you through stunning landscapes and picturesque harbors exude the nostalgic flavors of bygone eras. It’s a surreal escape to the edge of the world, mere kilometers away by boat from our port. Are you ready to embark on this unforgettable journey?


Julien Veyssade
Vieux village de Porquerolles

A Slice of Heaven

Step foot onto the largest and most renowned island of the Golden Islands: Porquerolles. Spanning 7 kilometers in length and 2.5 kilometers in width, Porquerolles boasts a diverse range of landscapes that promise to captivate your senses. Your adventure begins upon arrival at the village of Porquerolles, a charming hub offering delightful shops and top-notch services. From here, an extraordinary world unfolds before you.

Embark on a 54-kilometer hiking trail that winds its way across the island, or opt for cycling along the scenic northern routes. Experience the ever-changing ambiance as you journey from the northern cliffs to secluded coves, from sandy beaches to fragrant pine forests and Mediterranean scrublands. Porquerolles enchants with its variety and allure.

Discover the island’s most pristine beaches, such as Notre-Dame with its breathtaking panorama of turquoise waters akin to a lagoon, the Silver Beach with its soft, powdery white sands, or the Langoustier Beach and its majestic fort. Dive into the azure depths with your mask and snorkel, and prepare to be astounded by the vibrant underwater wonders that unfold before your eyes.

Get your mask and snorkel on

you’re in for another spectacular experience!

A Botanical Oasis

Porquerolles is an integral part of the esteemed Port-Cros National Park, a cherished and protected site. Within this realm, the Porquerolles Botanical Conservatory meticulously tends to 180 hectares of farmland and houses over 2,000 genes of wild plants.

Breathe in the invigorating air as you stroll through the Emmanuel Lopez Garden, shaded by olive, laurel, and palm trees. Continue your artistic journey at Villa Carmignac, a charming Provençal farmhouse perched atop the heights of Porquerolles, where captivating contemporary art exhibitions await your admiration. Marvel at Fort Saint Agathe, which not only hosts permanent and seasonal exhibitions but also boasts a remarkable location offering panoramic vistas of the island and the harbor of Hyères. Just a few steps away, discover the meticulously restored Moulin du Bonheur, a quintessential Provençal windmill lovingly preserved by the Port-Cros National Park.

Pierre Paret
Crique de Porquerolles


Julien Mauceri

Port-Cros: Unleash your adventurous spirit

Prepare to embark on an exhilarating journey to the untamed island of Port-Cros. Classified as a National Park in 1963, this extraordinary gem holds the distinction of being the first terrestrial and marine national park in Europe. And the best part? It’s just a short 30-minute boat ride away from Bormes les Mimosas, making it incredibly accessible. Despite being the smallest among its sisters, Port-Cros stretches across 4 kilometers in length and 2.5 kilometers in width, offering a wild and unspoiled paradise..

Preserved Beauty at Its Finest

Port-Cros boasts a unique environment characterized by steep cliffs and few beaches, but don’t let that deter you. The real allure lies beneath the surface as this island is a haven for exceptional snorkeling. Embark on the underwater trail of La Palud, a marked path that leads you through turquoise waters teeming with vibrant marine life, from the protected posidonia seagrass to colorful groupers and girelles.

Julien Veyssade

Calling All Nature Enthusiasts! 😍

If you’re a nature lover, Port-Cros will enchant you. Lace-up your sturdy shoes, pack ample water, and set off on the footpaths that wind through the island’s natural wonders. Port-Cros serves as a sanctuary for a variety of bird species and unique plant life. Explore its vertiginous coastlines, where panoramic vistas sweep across the entire island. Uncover the remnants of ancient military forts like the historic Moulin, the first fort ever built on Port-Cros during the reign of François I.

Le Levant

Julien Veyssade

Embrace the Bohemian Spirit

Set your sights on the captivating island of Le Levant, nestled in the eastern part of the Golden Islands archipelago. Spanning 8 kilometers in width and 2 kilometers in length, Le Levant reveals its hidden treasures. While only 10% of the island is accessible, with the remaining 90% designated as a military zone, there is still plenty to explore.

Arriving at the port of Ayguade, you’ll immediately feel the bohemian vibe that permeates the air. From here, venture into the renowned naturist domain of Héliopolis, a world-famous haven since 1931. Le Levant enchants with lush vegetation, boasting the most beautiful arbutus trees in all of Mediterranean Europe. And just like its sister islands, Le Levant’s underwater realms promise unparalleled diving experiences.

Whether strolling along the coastal paths, basking in the sun-kissed beaches, or immersing yourself in the island's charming village, Le Levant will captivate you with its tranquil ambiance and bohemian allure. Surrender to the serenity and embrace the liberating spirit of this extraordinary island.

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