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This is a preview of the full content of our Provence’s Best app.

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Kids & Families

Provence has a varied selection of activities and places to visit for kids and families. It has a long coastline with lots of suitable beaches not to mention lakes and inland waterways with all the usual facilities not to mention theme parks. I have highlighted a few theme parks here but for an extensive list see Practical Info below.

Western & Central Provence

OK Corral Near Marseille between Aubagne & La Ciotat

Bonbon Museum at Uzès

Château de la Barben near Salon-de-Provence. A fairytale castle with varied medieval activites for youngsters including treasure hunts.

Les Sablettes Beach at Toulon - voted one of Europe's six great beaches by The Guardian Newspaper

Nice & the Côte d'Azur

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Alpha Loup

The Time of the Wolf

La Camargue

The Camargue Regional Nature Park

La Colmiane

Alpine Playground

Mercantour National Park

Parc National du Mercantour

Parc Phoenix

An oasis adjacent to Nice Airport

Text © Paul Shawcross

Image by © Paul Shawcross