"L'ile Sainte-Marguerite" Île Sainte-Marguerite by Lilasel

Île Sainte-Marguerite Travel Guide: 22 reviews and 41 photos

Some of fresh air....


Just off the coast from Cannes are the Iles de Lerins - small archipelago with two main islands of Sainte-Marguerite and Saint-Honorat.
Cannes' beaches are usually overcrowded on summer so if you want to escape and find less people on the beach, take a boat for Sainte-Marguerite Island - the largest of the two Lerins Islands.

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  • In a nutshell:Un petit paradis à cote de Cannes / Small paradise near Cannes /
  • Last visit to Île Sainte-Marguerite: Jun 1999
  • Intro Updated Oct 25, 2005
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  • Bwana_Brown's Profile Photo
    Feb 9, 2008 at 8:46 AM

    Beautiful photos and great tips on this little gem of an island that I had never heard of before! It looks like a great place to get away from most of the crowd!

  • mrclay2000's Profile Photo
    Dec 24, 2003 at 7:36 AM

    What a neat, comfortable page!

  • Azhut's Profile Photo
    Oct 13, 2003 at 1:14 AM

    vraiment une très belle page, bravo :-)

  • keeweechic's Profile Photo
    Jun 13, 2003 at 4:40 PM

    What a great island. It would have been great to see the fort and the cell - amazing. I am glad they are protecting the island - the forests and beaches just sound great. 5000 visitors a day...wow!

  • CandS's Profile Photo
    Jan 30, 2003 at 12:41 PM

    Another great page! Well done!

  • Khalid_eg's Profile Photo
    Jan 30, 2003 at 1:02 AM

    wow.. ver nice place, i like islands a lot

  • martin_nl's Profile Photo
    Jan 23, 2003 at 2:10 PM

    Good info! This island is one I've never heard of. I hope to visit it maybe this summer...

  • herzog63's Profile Photo
    Jan 21, 2003 at 5:54 AM

    For such a small place Île Sainte-Marguerite has it all Great Beaches, Pine Forest and some great history. I didn't know the "Man with the Iron Mask" was imprisoned here!

  • AndyRG's Profile Photo
    Jan 14, 2003 at 5:10 AM

    Forest, beaches, a few people, it sounds fantastic!

  • cbeaujean's Profile Photo
    Jan 10, 2003 at 4:11 AM

    really,it seems you enjoy very much this small island...maybe,you missed the last boat to the continent?

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