Panneau sentier du littoral

The coastal path

From the cliffs, the path offers unbeatable views over Cap Sicié and Riou archipelago

In the footsteps of customs men of years gone by


Follow the shoreline and take the time to walk this path which connects the little port of La Madrague to Pointe Grenier, or the cove of Port d’Alon to Pointe Fauconnière or the port of Bandol. Discover the preserved natural environment and savour the aromas of iodine and pine.

Follow in the footsteps of customs men of years gone by and enjoy unbeatable views from the cliffs over Cap Sicié and Riou archipelago.





On the coastal path
Signposting on the coastal path



A breathtaking landscape

Along the steep-sided paths you will discover the typical seaside scenery of the region, amid Aleppo pines, holly oaks, agaves and Barbary fig trees.



Creek after creek invites you to swim at the foot of the cliffs

admiring the clear depths and discovering their flora and fauna with your mask and snorkel.








Practical Information


From the Port of La Madrague (Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer) to the Pointe Grenier Time: 20 minutes (One way)
– From the Calanque of Port d’Alon to the pointe Fauconnière: 5,7 Km. Time: 1h30  (Return trip compulsory : 3 hours)
– From the Calanque of Port d’Alon to Bandol: Time: 2h (One way)




Enjoy a peaceful walk and take careful note of path entry restrictions!

Closure by council order of a section of the coastal path

Between Pointe Grenier and Pointe Fauconniere.
Download the council order

Access to Var forests

To find out about the day’s access conditions click here!

To download or order the detailed description of the coastal path

Click here