The Var is located in the PACA region (in the northeast part) and its administrative capital is in Toulon.
With 341,000 hectares of forest, the Var is the second most forested region in France, after the Landes. It is also one that has the largest number of beaches !
This department benefits from a lot of sunshine and a pleasant climate throughout the year. The Var also has an exceptional coastline : 432 kilometers of coastline between sand beaches, rocky capes and wild creeks. Today, in this french department, there are 233 beaches for approximately fifteen resorts.
The Var hinterland soothes people. It is authentic and relaxing. You will discover lovely villages which will conduce you to stroll and discover preserved islands... The many resorts on the French Côte d'Azur or even the remarkable natural sites such as the impressive canyon of Verdon and the national park of Port-Cros. All these assets bring happiness to the athletes, lazy lovers and lovers of nature and villages of Provence.
You absolutely have to visit Saint-Tropez, the Thoronet Abbey, the Verdon Natural Park, the Esterel Mont, islands of Hyères, Toulon, Pampelonne Bay, St. Leonce cathedral and the Verne.
Moreover, the provencal cuisine is so flavoured... Let's go!
Have a nice trip!