The village of Montauroux
Discover the village of Montauroux, one of the 9 hilltop villages of the Pays de Fayence! This village is the first you will cross as you head towards the Pays de Fayence. With its surface area of approximately 33 km², it hosts a surprising diversity of landscapes: Provençal village, shores of Lake Saint-Cassien, Fondurane reserve, Siagne river, forests, fields, crops... This diversity gives it a great charm and will allow you not to be bored during your visit!
Historical heritage of Montauroux, an 11th century village
Between typical Provençal squares, doors with engraved lintels, fountains and washhouses, parish church... Montauroux has an historical rich heritage that we recommend you to discover during one of the guided tours offered by the tourist office!
Natural heritage of Montauroux, where water is so precious...
It is a real gift that nature has given to the village of Montauroux. Whether through its natural rivers or through artificial water bodies due to the installation of a dam, the water has allowed the village to grow and benefit from an exceptional natural environment!
The lake of Saint-Cassien
The lake of Saint-Cassien, a real jewel of the East of Var, offers all the pleasures of peace by the water's edge, water activities (swimming, rowing, pedal boats, canoeing, fishing).Découvrir
Pont des Tuves
Located in the Gorges de la Haute-Siagne, classified as Natura 2000 Park, the walk to the Pont des Tuves allows you to discover a diversified fauna, a lush flora, as well as remains (washhouses, mills...).Découvrir
Located at the bottom of one of the lake's arm, the Fondurane ornithological biological Reserve is a paradise for aquatic fauna and a popular stopover for migratory birds. It is one of the few natural areas where an ecosystem, protected since 1988, can be observed in all seasons.Découvrir
To see, to do in Montauroux
Visit the many sights in Montauroux with family or friends and discover an incredible dynamism for this small village in the Pays de Fayence. In Montauroux we go there for:
- The Provençal market, every Tuesday morning
- The kindergarten et its wash house
- The cinema, which is classified as an "art and essay" cinema
- Tennis courts, rowing, hiking
- Craftsmen (glassmakers and potters)
- Mandarin bamboo (from Easter to All Saints Day)
- The Pont des Tuves: an oasis of freshness with crystal-clear water
Walks and hikes in Montauroux
Ideally located, the village of Montauroux, labelled as a "green holiday resort", shelter many natural or historical sites and paths that are absolutely worth seeing. Visit our website www.circuits.esterel-cotedazur.com to discover all the hikes in Montauroux.
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