Plage de Tahiti in Saint Tropez is famed as a nudist beach and a place where you can see the rich and famous, plus enjoy full amenities for relaxation. This beach is among the best known in Saint Tropez and is located about 3 miles south of the city centre.

It is an iconic beach that's known for its beautiful and wide stretches of white sand. It appeared in "And God Created Woman" with Brigitte Bardot, and marks the spot where Allied forces landed in 1944. This beach became a place to see and be seen in the 1950s and around 30,000 people come here daily.

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What are the highlights of Plage de Tahiti in Saint Tropez?

Perhaps the most famous highlight of Plage de Tahiti is its status as a nude beach. Beyond that, however, this popular yet secluded beach is the place to do some celebrity spotting. Tons of celebrities visit this beach, so you might see television, movie and stage actors or you might even see pop and rock stars enjoying the sand and sun. Pontoon spotting is also a regular activity here.

The beach is also lined with hotels and resorts, so you can enjoy all the amenities of civilization while you're here. You can find shops, restaurants, cafes and other features all just steps away.

What else is good to know about Plage de Tahiti in Saint Tropez?

Plage de Tahiti may be famous for being a nudist beach, but it's worth noting that while the beach is "clothing optional", not everyone hangs around without clothes here. Most local nudists prefer the formal nudist colonies not far off. Its status as "clothing optional" began in the 1950s.

Today, you will find a good mix of people in swimwear along with those sunbathing without clothes. Still, for families with children, you may want to be aware that clothes are not required here. The beach is scenic with soft sand and deep, clear waters but the crowds can get dense since it's so popular.

Plage de Tahiti in Saint Tropez

Location: 83350, France