French naturist beaches are some of the finest in the world. Whether on the Mediterranean or Atlantic coasts there are some wonderful French nudist beaches. From the ever-popular Cap-d-Agde to St Tropez made famous by the beautiful Brigitte Bardot there are some stunning and very friendly beaches for the naturist to enjoy in France.
Located about 6 km from downtown Lavandou, going toward St-Tropez and before the Cavaliere Beach, this sand beach owes it reputation to the restaurant which is found here Le Cabanon. To find this beach, go toward St-Tropez. After Aiguebelle we find a bend in the road before arriving at Cavaliere.
Please refresh the page and retry. But what do you do if you are enforcing it on a naturist beach like Port-Leucate, where the ban came into effect this week? Tell the woman to strip naked to blend in with the other holidaymakers?
If there's one problem with nude beaches, it's that you can't control who actually takes off their clothes. Also, sand gets everywhere. As we've already shared our favorite nude beaches in the US and then, again, in the Bay Area and outlined the rules of nudist resortshere's our list of the 15 most sizzling seaside spots around the globe to soak up the sun, au naturel. Corniglia, Italy This small shoreline's a far cry from the Riviera's tourist-packed beaches, but well worth the short trek through a pitch-black tunnel don't forget a flashlight in the mountainous Cinque Terre region.
But this is the beauty of France. Voila the eternal paradox. Also remember that nudity in public places can risk a one year jail sentence or a 10, Euro ticket.
Here the sixties have never died. Its name means: island of the rising sun. One is even more special than the others.
Totally untamed, this beach could be interesting but its proximity to the Grau de Vendres makes it unwelcoming at first glance it is not cleaned for the summer season unlike the beach of Cabanes de Fleuryprobably due to the private access for the campsite nearby. To access the beach, the easiest way is to park in the car park of the Cabanes de Fleury beach then go to the right when we visited in May, the beach quickly became naturist - about meters after the lifeguard station. We prefer the Port-Leucate nudist beach which is maintained and offers a welcoming environment. This naturist beach in St Pierre sur Mer is close to the Pissevaches lake in an untamed area there is only a campsite.
The year-old, whose name has not been made public, was staying in Port-Leucate on the Mediterranean coast with a female companion, also believed to be British. The man was seen using a mobile phone to photograph women and girls on the family-friendly nudist beach, halfway between Narbonne and Perpignan. By the time police arrived the man had left but officers were able to track him to his nearby holiday residence and arrested him.
In recent years there has been a boom in naturism in France. Rather than having sexual overtones, enthusiasts see it as a way to experience freedom and empowerment in their lives. The south of France is an ideal place to practice naturism because it has hundreds of miles of beautiful beaches and of course, a wonderfully sunny climate!