YOUR KIT OFF
nudity on a large scale in what is the world’s only naturist
town, midway between Montpellier and Narbonne."
is one of the best places to make the most of the sun, facilities
are well organised and there are a multitude of Mediterranean beaches
where you can get an all over tan.
are 83 Naturist vacation centres all over France registered
and approved by the French Naturism Federation. These comprise camping
grounds, caravan parks, seasonal rentals, bungalows and houses,
with the bulk of them (19) being in Languedoc-Roussillon and in
Provence-Riviéra-Côte d’Azur / Corsica and a further fourteen the
Most of them belong to the French
Naturism Club of Maison de la France and offer seasonal rentals.
Just to take one large stretch of sandy coastline;
In Languedoc-Roussillon you can explore the coast
coming north from the Spanish border and find nudist beaches at
Le Tech north of Argles -sur-Mer,
The Tet River, north of Canet Plage
Gruissan, and near
There are also well established naturist beaches
near to camping sites at
Plage de Richleu and Cap d'Agde
Cap d' Agde
At Cap d' Agde (http://www.capdagde.com/
) you find nudity on a large scale in what is the world’s
only naturist town, midway between Montpellier and Narbonne. It’s
a smart international resort, complete with a naturist marina, a
mile of sandy beach
comprises adjacent and interlinked naturist holiday centres. There
are all the services: you could need i.e. shopping centres,
boutiques, restaurants, cafés, banks, bureaux de change, reception
and information desks, doctors, a pharmacy.
activities include windsurfing, catamaran, canoeing, beach
volleyball, swimming pools, open air cinema, discotheques... and
a whole panorama of summer games and entertainment.
can organize a stay there independently or use a specialist holiday
company like Peng Tavel http://www.pengtravel.co.uk/Peng/Peng_Travel.html
or locally, at Cat-Nap Holiday Apartments
in France on some beaches nudity is tolerated in accordance
with local regulations (enquire with the Tourism Office or the Welcome
Committee of the place you're visiting).
For further information, you can contact the following organization:
Fédération Française du Naturisme
( 65 rue de Tocqueville–F-75017
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