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Tourism and travel guide

Tourist destination of the Var, the pretty village of Montauroux is nestled in the luminous landscapes of the Pays de Fayence.

In Montauroux, you can discover many outdoor activities. Rent a bike or your mountain bike, take your backpack and discover the sunny roads and paths of the Fayence country. in the Var, there are many outdoor activities. For example, you can opt for a horseback ride, or go for a thrill on your first via ferrata.

The local cultural and historical heritage offers exceptional tourist treasures: Romanesque churches, old houses, wash houses, castles… A visit to the historic centre of Montauroux is an opportunity to discover an interesting historical heritage. You can visit the church of Saint-Barthélémy, admire the lintels engraved or sculpted with Freemason symbols in the rue Segond, and discover the fountains and wash-houses. In Montauroux you will also find local stores, while enjoying a serene atmosphere.

Like other villages in the Var, Montauroux offers a generous terroir. You can also take part in a selection of local markets in the region where producers will introduce you to local products. There are two weekly markets in Montauroux, on Tuesday mornings and Sunday mornings.

You wish to find accommodation in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur? The campsite is put in the spotlight under the sun of the Var. You can also find remarkable hotels and guest rooms. You can prepare your stay by choosing an accommodation that suits you.

What to do in the department of the Var ? Contact the Tourist Office to know all the activities.

The lake of Saint-Cassien

Surrounded by wooded hills, the lake of Saint-Cassien is a popular swimming spot in Provence. Various water sports can be practiced on its clear waters: pedalo, kayak, canoe, stand-up paddle… You can also combine hiking and swimming, and take a refreshing dip after a walk under the pines.

You’ll find the same pleasures as on the beaches of the Mediterranean Sea, in the heart of the hills of the Var.

Museums in Pays de Fayence

There are several museums to visit in the Montauroux area:

  • The Espace Manfredo Borsi in Fayence presents a collection of ceramic paintings by the artist Manfredo Borsi;
  • The Pays de Fayence EcoMusée brings back to life the old hydraulic flour mills, which date from the 13th and 18th centuries, and awaits you at the foot of the village of Fayence;
  • The old Monsbread oven hosts exhibitions throughout the year.

The Montauroux Tourist Office has all the information you need about museums near the village.

Visiting Montauroux: practical information

The Pays de Fayence Tourist Office provides all the tourist information you need about Montauroux and the surrounding area:

  • Website:
  • Address: Montauroux Tourist Information Office, Place du Clos, 83440 Montauroux
  • Phone number: +33 (0)4 94 76 01 02

Do you want to know all the secrets of this commune? The Montauroux Town Hall can tell you all about it: