Safety measures on Port Cros


In the interest of everyone’s safety, access to the island’s forests may be temporarily closed to the public. In these circumstances, it is only allowed to transit (walking )  on the paths leading to the beaches.  These authorised paths are highlighted in green on the map below.




Safety measures on the island:

  • No fires
  • No smoking
  • No camping
  • No bivouacking
  • No littering
  • Dogs must be on lead at all times. They are not allowed on beaches.
  • No taking plant samples
  • No fruit picking
  • No walking out the dedicated marked trails
  • No loud noise/music


There are no ATMs on the island. To explore Port-Cros freely and enjoy its trails, we recommend you to bring good walking shoes, a bottle of water and make sure you have food and drinks supplies as restaurants and snack bars are ONLY available in the village. Please also note that the paths of the island are not suitable for strollers.


For more information:

In case of a fire, call 112 or 18.