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Visit Saint-Tropez | TOP 14 things to do and see in Saint Tropez

Visit Saint-Tropez |  TOP 14 things to do and see in Saint Tropez


Visiting Saint Tropez does not necessarily rhyme with bling-bling. Admittedly, the concentration of yachts or Rolls-Royces is impressive here, but there are also plenty of things to visit and see in Saint Tropez and its gulf. So, how to visit Saint Tropez on foot or by boat? What to do in the Gulf of Saint-Tropez? Where to eat and where to sleep on site? And what beautiful villages to visit around? That’s what we’re going to find out now: let’s go!

  1. How to visit Saint Tropez on foot? What to do? 🌟
  2. What to do in the Gulf of Saint-Tropez? 🌊
  3. Hotels and apartments where to sleep 📍
  4. Addresses where to eat 😋
  5. What beautiful villages to visit around St-Tropez? 🏘
  6. Seaside resorts in the Gulf of St Tropez 🏖
  7. Visit Saint Tropez from Nice or Cannes 🛥
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Here is what you can visit in St Tropez on foot:

  1. Discover the old port of Saint Tropez
  2. Walk in the picturesque alleys of the old town of Saint Tropez
  3. Visit the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
  4. Discover the magnificent panorama of the Gulf of St Tropez from the Citadel
  5. Discover the local gastronomy and its specialties (for example: Tarte Tropézienne)
  6. Admire the works of great painters such as Matisse, Derain or Signac in the Musée de l’Annociade
  7. Visit the Gendarmerie and Cinema Museum

How long to visit Saint Tropez? It is possible to visit the city of Saint Tropez in one day. However, you can easily spend several days and even more in the Gulf of St Tropez and visit the beautiful surrounding villages without getting bored! It is a beautiful corner to discover.

2. What to do in the Gulf of Saint-Tropez?

Here are some activities to do and visit in the Gulf of Saint-Tropez:

  • Discover the Gulf of Saint-Tropez by boat
  • Make a coastal path
  • Take a horseback ride
  • Go to the beach (for example: Plage de l’Escalet or Pardigon Beach
  • Visit one of the seaside resorts in the Gulf of St Tropez (more info below)
  • Discover the beautiful villages around Saint Tropez (more info below)
  • Visit the Domaine du Rayol

3. Accommodation in Saint-Tropez

Where to sleep as a couple in Saint Tropez? For a romantic weekend in Saint Tropez, you can choose Hotel Le Yaca three minutes walk from the port. The breakfast is exceptional. Outside the center of Saint Tropez, with more affordable rates, there is also the hotel The anchorage. It is a hotel with an outdoor swimming pool and parking, which is very convenient for visiting.

Apartment with 2 bedrooms in the center of Saint-Tropez: close to the beach, very well located, this apartment can accommodate up to 6 people. It’s a good plan where to sleep to visit Saint Tropez for a weekend with friends or family.

Discover a wider selection in our article: Where to sleep in Saint Tropez.

You can also enjoy a weekend on the Côte d’Azur by renting a villa. Discover our selection of villas or holiday homes on the shores of the Mediterranean.

4. Addresses where to eat in Saint Tropez

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Restaurant Le G’Envie : located in a quiet street, this restaurant offers very good dishes perfect for lunch, if you are visiting Saint-Tropez for a day.

The Sky Saint Tropez : this restaurant bar is located on the quays and offers a nice view of the port and the bay. It’s a good place to have a drink or eat in Saint Tropez.

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5. What beautiful villages to visit around St-Tropez?

Here is the list of the most beautiful villages to visit around Saint Tropez.

  • Ramatuelle and its medieval heritage
  • Gassin with its beautiful panorama over the entire Gulf
  • Grimaud and its castle
  • cogolin
  • The Mole
  • The Plan-de-la-Tour
  • la Garde-Freinet and its hikes

6. Seaside resorts in the Gulf of St Tropez

If you want to visit Saint Tropez, you can also take the opportunity to discover other seaside resorts in the Gulf of St Tropez.

Sainte-Maxime is one of the most famous seaside resorts in the Gulf of Saint-Tropez. The beaches near Sainte-Maxime are less upscale than the beaches of Saint-Tropez. Accommodation prices are also lower. For example, less than 120 euros for a night in a 4 star: Best Western Plus Montfleuri.

Rayol-Canadel-sur-Mer : it is here that the Massif des Maures plunges into the crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean. The setting is fantastic! There are many villas with a view of the Mediterranean in Rayol-Canadel-sur-Mer which are perfect for a romantic getaway.

La Croix Valmer : magnificent landscapes, beaches, coves and vineyards!

Discover more info on the site of the Gulf of St Tropez.

7. Go to Saint Tropez from Nice or Cannes

On a boat. It is possible to go to Saint Tropez from Nice and Cannes by boat. For example, the boat trip from Cannes will take you 1h15. You can find timetables and prices here.

By car. You can visit Saint-Tropez from Cannes in 1h20 journey or from Nice in 1h30-2h journey.


If you want discover the French Riviera, Saint-Tropez is a city that you can include in your itinerary. However, if it’s the first time you’ve been to the Côte d’Azur and you only have a few days, Saint-Tropez is not necessarily the first city to visit. But if you already know the region a little, Saint-Tropez and the Gulf of Saint-Tropez are nice places to spend a weekend on the Côte d’Azur.

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