Provence (Toulon)

France

Cruises To Toulon

Situated in Southern France on the Mediterranean Coast, Toulon is known for its military history and today remains as an important naval base. The old town of Toulon is the most charming neighborhood to walk around with streets adorned with small squares, fountains, quaint shops and cafes. You'll find the locals shopping the open-air Provencal market which is held on the Cours Lafayette every morning.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of Toulon
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    CET (Central Europe Time)
    UTC/GMT +2 hours
  • Language
    The local language is French. Say "how much does this cost?" in French: "combien cela cote-t-il?"
  • Currency & Shopping
    European Currency (EUR)
    Native crafts, souvenirs and farmers market.
    • Famous For
      Lying on a natural harbor on the French Riviera, Toulon is France’s principal naval base, and the waterfront is always full of life.
    • Fun Fact #2
      For the ultimate view of Toulon, ride the cable car up nearly 1,900 feet to Mount Faron. Don’t miss the WWII memorial at the top.
    • Fun Fact: Foodies
      Try the traditional southern French cuisine, especially bouillabaisse and ratatouille. A rustic favorite is stuffed turbot Provençale.
    • Fun Fact: Landmarks
      The Old City is known for its beautiful fountains, many of which were built in the 17th century, as well as Toulon Cathedral, dating back to the 11th century.

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