Villages of Provence Full Day Shore Excursion From Toulon

Start your day trip with a stop at the pretty village of Bormes les Mimosas

Visit Saint Tropez, one of the most famous villages of France

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Trip Details


700€ Per Group 2 – 7 persons

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All year round, on request


8 Hours (approx.)

Trip Style:

Full Day Shore Excursion
Minimum 2, Maximum 7.

Larger groups please contact us.

Meeting Point:

Pick up and drop off at your Cruise Ship located in Toulon or La Seyne Sur Mer

  • Pick up and drop off at Ship – Toulon or La Seyne Sur Mer Cruise Ports
  • Services of English speaking driver/guide
  • Visit Bormes, Saint Tropez, and Gassin villages
  • Small-Group Private tour limited to 7 persons
  • Itinerary can be customized
  • Transportation in A/C vehicle

  • Entrance fees
  • Meals and drinks
  • Personal expenses & insurance
  • Gratuities for the Guide

Embark on a vibrant Private Shore Excursion from Toulon or La Seyne sur Mer Ports of Call to Visit 3 Charming villages of Provence.

Today, we will come and pick you up directly at your ship in Toulon or La Seyne Sur Mer Cruise Ports. Meet your English speaking driver/guide who will go over the itinerary and program of this private tour with you. Then board your A/C vehicle and begin to make your way to the Provence villages of Bormes Les Mimosas, Saint Tropez and Gassin that are a real treat for cruise passengers.

Arrive in the Village of Bormes Les Mimosas
Start your day trip with a stop at the pretty village of Bormes Les Mimosas. The historic village is on a steep hill with a castle located at the top. There is a myriad of narrow streets winding down the hill below that occasionally open into small squares.

The narrow streets are lined with pretty houses, lots of flowers, boutiques and high-end shops. Follow your private guide and enjoy a visit strolling along the streets admiring the houses and flowers, catching glimpses of the views across the surrounding landscape.

Reach Glamorous Saint Tropez
Your full-day tour continues with a drive to Saint Tropez, one of the most famous villages of France in the south of France. Fashion boutiques, high-end Cafés, and terraces, luxury yachts for all to contemplate are just but a few features that make this area so unique.

Here you will discover the marina and stroll through the small streets of this picturesque fishermen village, a well-known resort that attracts jet setters from all over the world. You will have some time at leisure for lunch (at your own expense).

End the tour in delightful Gassin
Then, finish your tour in Provence with a visit to Gassin. This lovely village is perched high on inhospitable rocky land above the Mediterranean Sea. The village is classified among the “most beautiful villages of France”. When you arrive in Gassin, your tour guide will certainly take you to the orientation table near the highest parking area.

From here you have a magnificent view of the Bay of Saint-Tropez and the surrounding hills: you can see a great deal of coastline including the resorts of La Croix Valmer, Saint-Tropez, Grimaud. The village of Gassin is closely linked to the village of Ramatuelle; the villages were both created to allow the locals to escape the pirates who were numerous in the Mediterranean waters.

Our other Shore Excursions from Toulon
From the Cruise Terminals of Toulon or La Seyne Sur Mer, we offer a large number of half-day or full-day in Provence options that will take you to all the major sites of the area such as Saint Tropez, Aix en Provence, Cassis or Le Castellet. We also organize wine tasting tours to Bandol or Cassis where it is also possible to take a boat tour to the fascinating Calanques. Please contact us directly for any further information.

After your tour, you will be driven back to your cruise ship.

Good to Know

  • Tour is in English, other languages on request
  • This activity is subject to availability at time of booking
  • Tour involves some walking, comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • This tour is not recommended for persons with reduced mobility
  • Price is for small groups of 2 to 7 persons
  • Our standard cancellation policy applies to this tour – Read More Here.

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