La Seyne-sur-mer Tourism

La Seyne Sur Mer is a commune in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of South Eastern France. With Mediterranean on one side and the harbour city of Toulon on the other, this beautiful town is known for its rich industrial maritime history and preserved natural sceneries.

La Seyne was said to be a huge naval yard in the nineteenth century, and was later turned into Marina. It is also believed that Napoleon Bonaparte acquired his general stripes here in 1793 by defeating the British entrenched in Balaguier fort. The town is now a part of Toulon’s agglomeration earned the label of resort and tourism in 2008, promising pleasant vacations all year round.

This little commune possesses a great heritage with its harbour which can be seen bustling with activity. You’d be enthralled in the delightful coves and beaches of the town, especially the white sand beach of Sablettes.There are many  things to do in La Seyne Sur Mer city for tourist.Also La Seyne also boasts of its seaside resort that features a grand hotel and casino, which is on the itineraries of many tourists.

What distinguishes this marine town from other cities packed with historical monuments is its simple yet beautiful sightseeing places, rich local culture and contemporary festivals.

Indulge yourself in a small stroll through the town centre with its Provencal market, have some wine, relax on the soothing beaches or do some water sports on the waters of La Seyne Sur Mer. So if you’re visiting Toulon or touring South East of France, do not forget to add this town to your vacation planner.

Essential travel information and La Seyne-sur-mer tips for your visit

  • If you plan your trip to La Seyne Sur Mer in summer, do not forget to throw in a bottle of Sunblock. Also, do pack your beach wear.
  • Know the pollution level of La Seyne-sur-mer before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • How safe is La Seyne-sur-mer for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in La Seyne-sur-mer.

    • Burglary and Theft 40 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 30 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 35 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 35 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 65 (High)
    • Attacks 55 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 65 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 65 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 35 (Low)
    • Safety Index 53.53 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 93.9 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 25.86 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 62.52 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.67 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 87.36 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in La Seyne-sur-mer

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.44 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.51 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.63 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 98.63 USD

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