Explore the unspoilt splendour of the island of Port-Cros, a natural jewel nestling in the heart of the Mediterranean. As Europe’s first national marine park since 1963, Port-Cros offers a unique experience, combining the dazzling beauty of its seascapes with exceptional biodiversity. This island will seduce you with its wild coastline, crystal-clear waters, unspoilt beaches and hiking trails. Whether you’re a nature lover or in search of tranquillity, Port Cros is a real paradise to discover.

Breathtaking view from Fort de l'Estissac
Port de Port-Cros
Our shuttles to Port-Cros

At Les Bateliers de la Côte d’Azur, we wanted to bring you closer to Port-Cros. Our boats leave from La-Londe-les-Maures (free parking) and will give you access to the island.

Schedules and prices of our shuttles to Port-Cros from LA LONDE

Departure from La Londe
From 30 March
to 7 July 2024
From 8 July
to 30 August 2024 2024
From 31 August 2024
to 29 September 2024
From 30 September
to 3 November 2024
La Londe

Duration of the
from 45 min to 1h00, depending on the season

La Londe
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Every day except Saturday
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Every Wednesday
16h15 16h15 16h15 16h15

round trip | adultes : 35,5€ | children (from 4 to 10 years old) : 24€

The Management reserves the right to modify or cancel all or part of these shuttle schedules without notice in case of bad weather conditions or for technical reasons.
Cheques, vacation vouchers and credit cards accepted.

Dogs not allowed
Discover Port-cros

Find all the information you need to prepare your visit to the island

Discover the national park

Port-Cros parc nationale

Port-Cros is the smallest and most mountainous of the islands in the archipelago. It has a unique flora and fauna, which thrives on the many rivers that flow through it. The island is home to rare species such as the booted eagle, the herring gull, the Mediterranean shearwater and many others. The island’s terrestrial fauna includes some special species such as the Phyllodactylus and the Sardinian Discoglossus.

Going to Port-Cros also means getting closer to nature and enjoying it. There are many historic sites and monuments to visit, including the Vigie, the Manoir d’Hélène and the Fort du Moulin, which watches over the port. Port-Cros enjoys an exceptionally mild climate all year round.

A historic island

Port-Cros histoire

There are many historic sites and monuments to discover on the island. These include the famous Fort de l’Estissac, which crowns the island, another fort, the Fort de Port-Man, offering a magnificent view of the Ile de Levant, the Vigie, a former semaphore, the Manoir d’Hélène and the Fort du Moulin, which watches over the harbour.

Fort de l'Estissac

Le fort de l'estissac

Overlooking the island, it offers a magnificent panorama.

Fort de l’Estissac has been allocated to the National Park and is now used to present the national park that is Port-Cros, but it also houses a number of temporary exhibitions during the summer season.

Underwater trail

Port-Cros fond sous-marin

As you approach La Palud beach, you can spot a few floating buoys not far from the beach.

Put on your mask and snorkel and discover the Port-Cros underwater trail thanks to the many underwater information panels. Follow the signs and discover the many fish that inhabit Port-Cros.

Walks and hikes

La randonnée à Port-Cros

The forests of Port-Cros offer some wonderful trails to enjoy. There are many marked trails, all of different sizes, so there’s something for everyone.

During your walk, you’re bound to pass a beach or a cove, so why not take a short break?

Relaxation and swimming

Baignades à Port-Cros

There are a few beaches on the island, but Port-Cros’ greatest asset is its creeks.

They are scattered all around the island and will allow you to discover a great deal of underwater biodiversity and to make some unexpected encounters at the bend of a posidonia meadow.

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