Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer is located in the Southeastern France. The waters of the Mediterranean wash it from all sides, which makes the town ideal for renting a yacht.
What you need to know about yachting in Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer
Port and sea are the best attractions of the town, so a cruise on a yacht is the best option for a holiday here. You can sail along the coast of Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer or go on a short journey and see the Cote d’Azur, Alps and Provence.
Things to know about sailing here:
- You can get to Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer on the bus from Nice and Marseille or from the airport in Toulon.
- The Southern coast of France will delight you with a warm climate and a huge number of yachts in the high season, which lasts here from July to September. If you want more privacy and a wide selection of yachts and catamarans, you can fly here in May, September or October. The sea will still be warm, but there will be much less tourists and yachtsmen.
- Winds are constantly blowing on the Southeast coast. They help to cope with the hot sun, but they can also create difficulties for sailing if you are a beginner.
If your plans include not only yacht rental, but also sightseeing in France, then you can visit Toulon with legendary The Tour Royale fort built in the 16th century and the National Naval Museum.