Events, local festivals
La Bravade traditional festival
Retro Auto Forum
Nuit Aurélienne theatre festival
Les Voiles sailing event in Saint-Tropez
Roc D'Azur mountain biking competition.
Lemon Festival in Menton.
Christmas markets along the Mediterranean coast.
Festival of light in Saint Raphaël.
Our Heritage sites & tourist activities
Gallo-Roman heritage: sites, monuments and the Aurélien park... The Chemin des Douaniers (customs trail): More than 200 km of walks along coastal footpaths.
The Etangs de Villepey nature reserve: a protected and unspoilt natural environment with more than 200 species of birds.
There are coves and beaches with amenities extending over more than 7 km.
The Parc Exotiquer Aréca (exotic paradise park).
The Verdon Gorges.
Grasse and the perfumeries.
The Estérel mountains with signposted footpaths.
Marine park: MARINELAND
Around Saint-Raphaël/Fréjus: bring your bikes and visit the old town of Fréjus and the surrounding area. Easy, picturesque cycling – or more challenging rides for seasoned mountain bikers!
Saint-Raphaël to Saint-Tropez: a one-hour trip along the Côte d’Azur, with a visit of the market, old town and harbour of the typical little Provençal town of Saint-Tropez.
For the more athletic, explore the Massif de l’Esterel (remains of the Malpasset dam, Mont-Vinaigre, Lac de Saint-Cassien) and the Massif des Maures (Col du Bougnon pass, etc.). Guides available, for an additional charge.
Cookery courses, Confiserie Florian confectioners, La Chocolaterie du Rocher chocolate makers in Roquebrune-sur-Argen, local products at our partner Espace Terroir.