Carqueiranne

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  • Address: Almanarre Beach, Carqueiranne, France, Toulon
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 05:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Beach, Sport, Waterfront, Leisure, Family And Kids, Adventure, Water Sport

This seaside commune, close to Toulon, is popular with windsurfers, who frequent the excellent Almanarre Beach. But there is another reason it is famous for. In 1944, the body of an unknown man was found washed up here; in 1998, a bracelet was found in the sea south of Marseille; and in 2000, a crashed P-38 Lightning aircraft was found near Marseille too. It is suspected that the body was of Antoine de Saint Exupery, author of the world famous children’s novel, The Little Prince. The theory says it’s not impossible for the body to have carried 80 km from Marseille by the tides.

At any rate, the view is wonderful, and beach has a lovely cycling track.

  • Walk or call a taxi.

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  • Carqueiranne Address: Almanarre Beach, Carqueiranne, France, Toulon
  • Carqueiranne Timing: 24-hrs
  • Carqueiranne Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Carqueiranne(preferred time): 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Carqueiranne: 05:00 Hrs
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  • 56.12% of people who visit Toulon include Carqueiranne in their plan

  • 39.29% of people start their Carqueiranne visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 5 Hrs to see Carqueiranne

Monday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Carqueiranne

People normally club together Stade Mayol and Villa Noailles while planning their visit to Carqueiranne.

People also prefer to end their day with Carqueiranne.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures