Discover the maritime City of Toulon, nestled between the Mount Faron and the Mediterranean Sea, through a charming guided walking tour in the old town's small streets and lovely squares.
Discover the maritime City of Toulon on a two-hour tour, strolling the charming streets and lovely squares of Old Town, the city’s historic center. Nestled between Mount Faron and the Mediterranean Sea, Toulon has been an important military port for more than 500 years. Old Town is known for its beautiful fountains, many of which were built in the 17th century. And Toulon Cathedral, dating back to the 11th century, features a stunning Baroque altarpiece.
• Discover a centuries-old maritime power: Charles VIII of France began constructing a military port in Toulon in 1494.
• Beautiful fountains: The original system of fountains in Old Town Toulon were built in the late 17th century.
• Toulon Cathedral: Construction began for the Toulon Cathedral in the 11th century, taking around 700 years to complete.
What to Bring:
• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Cash/credit cards
What to Wear:
• Hat and sunglasses
• Walking shoes