2015 Top 10 of the most beautiful beaches in France

Published on February 20, 2015
  • Côte des Basques

    Côte des Basques

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  • Palombaggia

    Palombaggia

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  • Hendaye

    Hendaye

    © Thomas VALADON

  • Le Touquet

    Le Touquet

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  • Pampelonne under a thunder storm

    Pampelonne under a thunder storm

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  • Santa Giulia

    Santa Giulia

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  • Le petit Spérone

    Le petit Spérone

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  • Arone

    Arone

    © Flickr - CC - Stella Papini

  • Espiguette

    Espiguette

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  • La Paloma

    La Paloma

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2015 Top 10 of the most beautiful beaches in France

For the second consecutive year, the Côte des Basques in Biarritz wins the award of the most beautiful beach in France according to the ranking published by the Beach Travellers’ Choice of Tripadvisor.

“Sublim place”, “golden shore”, “the most beautiful beach for surfers!”, etc. Travellers’ opinions are many to compliment this place of South West France, popular for great strolls or the waves it offers.

This beach - also placed 25th on the European ranking – provides a wonderful overview of the Atlantic Ocean and the Spanish coast, at the foot of the mountains.

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Moreover, in the top 10, four beaches are located in Corsica:  Palombaggia, Santa Giulia, Petit Spérone and Arone beaches - and two are in Provence: Pampelonne and Paloma.

The top 10 of the most beautiful beaches in France by Tripadvisor’s  Travellers' Choice

1 - Côte des Basques - Biarritz, Aquitaine

2 – Beach of Palombaggia - Porto-Vecchio, Corsica

3 - Beach of Hendaye - Hendaye - Aquitaine

4 - Beach of Touquet - Le Touquet, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

5 - Beach of Pampelonne - Saint-Tropez, Provence

6 - Beach of Santa Giulia - Porto-Vecchio, Corsica

7 - Beach of Petit Spérone - Bonifacio, Corsica

8 - Beach of Arone - Piana, Corsica

9 - Beach of  Espiguette - Le Grau-du-Roi,Languedoc-Roussillon

10 - Beach of  Paloma - Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Provence