The cities of the bay
Which city will you be visiting by sea?
Discover what you will see in 3 cities lying around Toulon harbor. You will see in detail the buildings, their stories, anecdotes and stunning panoramas.
At Toulon, many monuments, infrastructure for the defense of the roads and military installations that are now classified + historical monuments await you. Many details and anecdotes will be given on places inaccessible to the public.
At La Seyne-sur-Mer, are two majestic forts to discover, and a port where Gustav Eiffel built on lies, but also beautiful landscapes and panoramas.
In St Mandrier you past the marine cemetery, building sites for maintenance of yachts, and the famous dam of Toulon. The peninsula of St Mandrier is beautiful, so you can also see beautiful landscapes.
CHOOSE YOUR DEPARTURE STATION :
Take part in a 1 hour cruise to visit the most beautiful harbour in Europe: Toulon, discover the military installations of Toulon, the Sablettes bay and the picturesque port of Saint Mandrier, go up the Mourillon dyke and learn about the history of Toulon’s fortifications.
Departure every hour, reservation on the spot or by phone.
One-hour guided tour
of the rade de Toulon au départ de Toulon
Boarding Quai Cronstadt
Regular departures, Group rates
FIXED PRICE ALL DATES 15 € adult – 10 € child.
The authorities reserve the right to modify or cancel all or part of the ferries scheduled, without warning, in case of adverse meteorological conditions or for technical reasons.
Cheques, Holiday Vouchers, and Blue Cards accepted.
Seat of the maritime prefecture, discover a leading city of the Navy.
A city steeped in history
Your guided tour of the harbor can begin to Toulon. If this is the case, you will leave the Kronstadt dock of the harbor. On leaving, you can see several infrastructure.
First, you pass the arsenal and all its warships, the best known, the Charles de Gaulle.
Then after passing La Seyne and St Mandrier, you come back to Toulon on seeing the Mourillon, and past the Royal Tower, which is the first building of defense of the harbor. The commercial port, docks of the port of Toulon, where the most popular is the trip to Corsica. Finally you will return to the port of Toulon on the Kronstadt dock.
Discover Seyne-sur-Mer and the seaside resort of Sablettes by the coast.
The strengths of the harbor
Departing or passing Seyne-sur-Mer, you will see the port of La Seyne, pretty marina where there is an old lift bridge built by Gustave Eiffel.
You then pass the JOA casino, the old shipyards that have experienced the construction of wooden boats, and changes to the boats with metal hulls.
Then the strong Eguillette will stand before you.
Finally, along the cornice of Tamaris, you will see the fort Balaguier, having been built to complement the action of the royal tower, and come to the Sablettes, exclusive area of La Seyne-sur-Mer.
Discover the peninsula of St-Mandrier beautiful village of Provence
Through Saint-plank, you will see the marine cemetery. It is not as bleak as it looks, the cemetery is actually where wet unarmed ships of the French Navy.
You drive past the site of IMS, business maintenance and repair yacht, where large pools are being created on the former Naval Air Station.
Finally, you can see the dike. This famous dike protects the small harbor of the East wind and measuring about 1.2 km long.
It was created in the 19th century and suffered extensive damage during World War II. Over the years it has been renovated and the latest works are from 2010.