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In accordance with government provisions, a health pass is required to enter the Villa Carmignac for all visitors aged 18 and above, as of July 21st 2021 and until further notice.

The reservation of your TLV shuttle to cross the Fondue Tower in Porquerolles is now compulsory in July and August. Book your crossing here

Located in the Var, in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, Southern France, the 7-kilometer-long, 3-kilometer-wide Porquerolles Island is part of the Hyères municipality and of the Port-Cros National Park.
It is accessible by boat (a 15-minute crossing) and can be visited by foot or on bicycle.
The site is at 680 steps from the port and the village, and 260 steps from the beach. The Fondation is located in the Courtade plain, a 10-minute walk from the Port and village.

Villa Carmignac
Ile de Porquerolles - La Courtade
83400 Hyères, France
Phone. (+33)4 65 65 50 25



  • Come with soft-soled shoes to visit the gardens and plan to remove them to visit the building. The visit is made barefoot.

  • Strollers must be left at the outdoor cloakroom at the entrance of the Foundation. They are not allowed inside the building.

  • Dogs are not allowed.

  • The Fondation Carmignac is located on a protected site, rich of various rare and fragile plant species. We ask our visitors to comply with the Port-Cros National Park’s regulations and in particular the prohibition of smoking, littering, picnicking and picking plants.

How to get here

To see all the ports with ferries to Porquerolles, visit the Tourist Office of Hyères website.

  • By car

  • By train

  • By plane

  • By boat

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Staying on the island

Want to extend your stay? We have the right addresses!

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Around us

Less than 1h, 2h or 3h from Porquerolles, discover the museums or cultural institutions but also the gardens of the area.