Toulon

Provencal markets
Star spotting
Medieval villages

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Introduction

Toulon, France

Join the jet set in France’s Côte ’Azur on an MSC Mediterranean cruise holiday.
Toulon is a charming city in southern France with a recently restored old town, cute narrow streets, small squares and many fountains. Stepping ashore, you will love the fantastic Provencal market which takes Toulon is also ideally placed for day trips out into this most chic of regions.

Allow us to whisk you away to Aix-en-Provence, the capital of Provence, with its historic monuments, elegant squares, many fountains and home to a renowned international music festival. Don’t be surprised if you see a Hollywood A-lister stroll past with a baguette, and be sure to spend a moment watching the beautiful people walking by in one the many cafés along the Cours Mirabeau.

Nearby Cassis has an ultra-pretty fishing port with harbour-side cafés and shaded streets that make for an idyllic day out. Start with a divine local ice cream and then take a stroll around town, stopping at the open-air artists’ market to maybe pick up a Provencal watercolour or two.

The Provence coast is home to many lovely medieval villages and just outside Toulon lies Hyères, a historic town with a medieval quarter whose palm-lined streets and quaint charm offers a glimpse of picture-postcard France. Bandol meanwhile has an interesting literary heritage (it was holiday home to the writers Aldous Huxley and Marcel Pagnol), and has wines that are off the scale.

Eastwards is the billionaires’ playground of St. Tropez, known as ‘St Trop’ to the locals. A popular holiday destination since the 1950s, second home to movie stars and glittering jet set crowd; it’s always fun to look at the jaw-dropping super yachts that typically fill its harbour. None of them looks quite as good as your MSC cruise liner though, of course.

Must see place in Toulon

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    Direction

    The cruise terminal is close to the city centre, however it is located in an industrial area off a highway.
    Taxis run to the city

    Port Terminal

    Address of the Terminal
    ZIPCODE CITY

    Tel. +00 000 0000000
    Fax. +00 000 0000000
    E-mail:  email@emailaddress.it
    Site:  www.terminalwebsite.com

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    França

    Um charme discreto
    Um charme discreto

    Uma viagem ao sul da França o levará aos céus. Este Jardim do Éden engloba a parte mais baixa dos Alpes cobertos pela neve e suas colinas, que na descida leste em direção ao mar e ao leste se estende até quase chegar a Rhône.


    As terras costeiras do interior são formadas por uma série de colinas arborizadas e íngremes, enquanto o litoral é uma série de baías geométricas em constante mutação que dão caminho a afloramentos de estreitas enseadas profundas com rochas cintilantes, como fiordes em miniatura – os calanques. Todos estes elementos não seriam nada, se não fosse a mágica luz do Mediterrâneo. Em seu melhor período, na primavera e no outono, ela é leve e teatral, como se algum especialista tivesse equipado cada paisagem com a máxima cor e definição com um brilho mínimo. Um cruzeiro até o sul da França é uma boa oportunidade para visitar a capital da Riviera, Nice – uma mistura vibrante e intrigante de influências italianas, do esplendor da Belle Époque desvanecida e da arte de primeira classe.

    A leste da cidade, a parte inferior da Corniche liga as pitorescas cidades a beira-mar de Villefranche, St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat e Beaulieu; as estradas superiores oferecem algumas das viagens litorâneas mais espetaculares da Europa, rumo à elevada vila de Èze e ao minúsculo principado de Mônaco. A parte ocidental da Riviera mostra suas melhores praias em Juan-les-Pins e, em Cannes, um animado centro com lojas de grife e cinema.