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The new face of shore excursions

Wednesday 08 March 2017
The Var Provence Cruise Club* (VPCC) is closely working with tourist authorities and local stakeholders. “The tourist offices and local producers have a perfect knowledge of the area while the VPCC has a strong expertise in cruise development” sa...
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An intense cruising week of July in Var-Provence!

Thursday 21 July 2016
No less than 14 calls are scheduled this week of July 18-24 in the Var-Provence cruise ports: an unfailing proof of the increase popularity of the destination.The cruise season in Var Provence extends over the whole year. It has long begun with t...
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Cruise to a Friendly Destination!

Monday 20 June 2016
In 2013, a quality label named “CRUISE FRIENDLY” was launched by the Var Provence Cruise Club in the Ports of Toulon Bay (Toulon and La Seyne-sur-Mer) and met an incredible success: 3 years later, 127 local partners are members in Toulon/La Seyne...
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New excursions for 2016!

Friday 11 December 2015
Culture, Sport, Gastronomy, Leisure... everything is possible in VAR PROVENCE!Enjoy the VARiety and discover our proposal of new excursions for 2016!
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A brand new terminal in la Seyne-sur-Mer for 2016!

Monday 08 June 2015
In the line with its strategy to focus on quality, the Var Chamber of Commerce and Industry plans the delivery of a new cruise Terminal in la Seyne-sur-Mer in the first quarter of 2016. It will accomodate ships, passengers and crew under optimize...
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New alternative at anchor in the Ports of Toulon Bay

Thursday 30 July 2015
The Var Chamber of Commerce and Industry, who managed the Ports of Toulon Bay, imagined a challenging way to accomodate the 1st call at anchor of 2015: to turn the “Palais du Commerce et de la Mer”, a spacious conference room, into an ephemeral c...
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All that you want to know about Toulon, Var-Provence and more, is here!

Wednesday 28 May 2014
For all statistics, relevant news, prospective and initiatives in Toulon and Var-Provence, check out
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Toulon, Port of the year finalist for the Seatrade Insider Cruise Awards.

Wednesday 05 March 2014
Thanks to significant improvements of its facilities and services, Toulon has been chosen amongst the 3 finalists for the "port of the year 2013" Cruise Insider Award.Among those improvements : A Shuttle boat service between Toulon and La Seyne...
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Inauguration of the new "Vieux port" in St-Raphaël

Tuesday 12 August 2014
Small and genuine fishing port by the past, the new facilities have been designed to follow the evolution toward a larger and luxury one. While respecting its authenticity, the new shape of the port will allow to welcome 22 more boats (up to 40 m...
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Queen Elizabeth Maiden Call in Toulon-La Seyne!

Friday 25 July 2014
On Tuesday, July 22nd, the port of Toulon-La Seyne welcomed for the first time the "Queen Elizabeth". The Cunard company so grants of its trust the biggest and leading port of the Var-Provence network by choosing it for its second bigger ship's c...
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The construction of Toulon's road tunnel is now completed! A breath of oxygen for the city... and its traffic!

Wednesday 05 March 2014
This new facility in Toulon will prevail traffic from crossing the city centre and thus, saving time (depending on the time of the day, it can be from 15 to 45 minutes less for any journey across Toulon), making transportation from the motorway e...
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Two new ports are joining the Var Provence network

Thursday 11 September 2014
With Hyères les Palmiers (in front of Porquerolles Island) and Fréjus (in the bay of Saint-Raphaël) cruise lines are now able to provide even more and NEW cruise and shore excursion alternatives to their guests, enhancing their overall experience
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VAR CRUISE SHIPS CALLS 2014

Tuesday 25 February 2014
Click here after to access the 2014 cruise calls in Var Provence
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Toulon high speed train stations' new look and enhanced capacity for travellers

Wednesday 05 March 2014
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2013, another record year for Var Provence ports!

Tuesday 25 February 2014
With 390 000 cruise guests welcomed in 2013, 266 cruise calls and 34 different cruise lines welcomed in 2013, Var Provence confirms its leading positin within the French Med registering a 2 digits growth for the fifth consecutive year.
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NEW EXCURSIONS IN VAR PROVENCE!

Thursday 06 March 2014
LA BASTIDE DU PLANTIERhttp://www.labastideduplantier.fr/bnb_hyeres/home_bnb.htmlBrigitte welcomes you with pleasure in her charming bed and breakfast called "La Bastide du Plantier". The place is located a few minutes away from the beaches of Hy...
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Bernard Rivory appointed new MD at Port of Fréjus.

Tuesday 11 March 2014
After his studies at the maritime school, Bernard Rivory began his career in the Navy and became MD at Port of Santa Lucia in Saint-Raphaël from 2000 to 2010. Last February, he has been appointed manager of the “Société d'Economie Mixte de gestio...
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