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Tourism in Méounes‑lès‑Montrieux

Are you preparing your stay in southeastern France? Discover Méounes-lès-Montrieux, a charming village in the heart of the Var. Nestled in a natural setting, this typical village of Provence Verte has an authentic charm.

With nearly 1300 inhabitants, Méounes-lès-Montrieux offers a restful living environment and the village of Méounes-lès-Montrieux is a true haven of peace.

Various nature activities await you in this town at the gateway to the Sainte-Baume massif. The village is the starting point of many hiking trails, with itineraries suitable for all levels of practice. Various activities can also be practiced in Provence Verte: horse riding, golf, initiation to climbing, tree climbing, paragliding…

Like many other villages in the Var, Méounes-lès-Montrieux offers an exceptionally rich terroir, which is a delight for tourists. During your stay, you must absolutely go to a local market. There you will be able to meet local producers and buy fruits, vegetables, sweets and various other local specialties.

The heritage of the region offers you beautiful visits. In a village, a fully restored wash house. There, an old medieval castle with its keep. You can prepare your stay in this particularly pleasant region by contacting the Tourist Office. If you are looking for accommodation in the Var, we can help you to book a campsite, a bed and breakfast, hotels… We can help you to book accommodation in the region.

Provence Verte

Bathed by many rivers, the Provence Verte is a real water tower. Nature activities attract many vacationers: cycling, hiking, canoeing on the Argens… Your escapades will take you to towns like Saint-Maximim, picturesque villages like Tourves, Pontevès or Châteauvert.

The Sainte-Baume Massif

Straddling the Bouches-du-Rhône and the Var, the Sainte-Baume massif rises to more than a thousand meters. Lovers of walking and cycling are in love with its landscapes. This natural site is home to remarkable fauna and flora, including a relict forest made up of a beech grove. La Sainte-Baume is a land of spirituality, Christian but also pagan. The heritage bears witness to this. Marie-Madeleine, a character from the Gospels, is said to have come to take refuge in a cave at altitude, occupied since the 5th century by a church and a monastery. The forest at the foot of the cave is mentioned by Roman authors. As for the ice boxes, they are a vestige of the time when there were no freezers: ice was produced in winter in the Massif, which was then transported by donkey to Aix-en-Provence, Marseille or Toulon.

Museums in the Var department

During your stay, you will be able to push open the doors of many museums. There are several dozen in the department, including the Musée des Gueules Rouges in Tourves, the hermitage of Saint-Ferréol and the museum of sacred arts in Lorgues, the Balaguier museum in La Seyne-sur-Mer…

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