The entire territory of Toulon is currently undergoing a huge urban renovation scheme. Toulon has taken on the challenge to rejuvenate its infrastructure and offer a modern and dynamic environment. The ambitious policy aims at improving the citizens way of life and at boosting the attractiveness of the destination.
The renovation of the area around the train station and the transformation of the former hospital of Chalucet into a new area dedicated to creativity, knowledge and silver economy will certainly bring a new energy in the City Centre.
Toulon has also put culture at the top of its agenda with the Opera, the Théâtre Liberté, the national centre for cultural creation and distribution in Châteauvallon. The city has a thriving art scene with concerts and festivals along the beach
Ranked 2nd destination in the world for seaside tourism by CNBC, the coastline unveils beaches, gardens, bars and restaurants and allow for many water sports. At the gateway of the City, the Mount Faron also offers a wide range of leisure activities.
Toulon is resolutely turned to the sea with an economy drawn by naval industry, yachting, aquaculture, fishing and tourism. Toulon is also host to the Cluster Mer Méditerranée, which aims at promoting sustainable development of the maritime and coastal economy in the Mediterranean. It is a vector of innovation in the region, together with the following sectors: defence, digital and silver economy.