Castellar Travel Guide - Holidays & Tourism in the Alpes-Maritimes > Tourism > Cities & Towns > Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur > Castellar Alpes-Maritimes
Find a hotel a vacation rental a bed and breakfast a campsite a restaurant a leisure activity a flight a rental car Near your destination Castellar town centre Theatre Lavoir (Menton) Garden La citronneraie (Menton) Garden of the Romanciers (Menton) Train station of Menton-Garavan (Menton) Chapel Saint-Jacques (Menton) Beach of the Sablettes Est (Menton) Village of Sainte-Agnès Private Mansion Riviera (Menton) Private Mansion Winter Palace (Menton) Private Mansion Pretti (Menton) Beach of the Sablettes Ouest (Menton) Villa Les Mouettes (Menton) Museum of Menton (Menton) Seaside Resort of Menton Private Mansion of Adhémar de Lantagnac (Menton) Marina of Menton Garavan (Menton) Basilica Saint-Michel-Archange (Menton) Train station of Menton (Menton) Tourist Office of Menton (Menton) Performance hall - Palais de l'Europe (Menton) Museum Jean Cocteau - Collection Severin Wunderman (Menton) Casino of Menton (Menton) Beach of the Fossan (Menton) Beach of the Casino (Menton) Greenhouse of La Madone (Menton) Beach of the Borrigo (Menton) Museum of Fine Art of Menton (Menton) Citrus Garden of the Palais Carnolès (Menton) Tourist Office of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin (Roquebrune-Cap-Martin) Search
Overlooking Menton 365 meters, this viewpoint asserts ten thousand years of history!
In 1955, excavations show the presence of humans in the Neolithic. But the first quote Castellar document dated January 19, 1258, is the assignment of the county of Ventimiglia to the County of Provence.
In 1345, the village was moved to Hill St. Sebastian. From 1388, the "retraction" makes the common Savoy for five centuries. The village is up to Lascaris all this time.
In 1814, Castellar is returned to the kingdom of Piedmont-Sardinia to the annexation of 1860.
In 1893 is created the "Caisse de Crédit Agricole cooperative" behind the "Credit Agricole" in the Alpes-Maritimes.
In 1944, the First Special Service Force releases the village, which has resisted the Italian occupation so far.
The old Castellar.
St. Peter's Church (XVI century).
Chapel of St. Sebastian.
Magical views over Menton and Italy.
Feast of St. Sebastian in late January.
International Festival of Mandolins.
Bread Festival and Condillon.
Feast of St. Bernard in late August.
Events throughout the year.
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Place de la Mairie de Castellar
Roof of the Palais Lascaris
Castellar saw the GR 51
Village of Castellar
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Menton Garavan, Soleil, Mer, Plages, 4P
Flat approx 40 m², 2 rooms for 2 to 4 people in a quiet and sunny house, kitchen, bathroom, bedroom and dining room with balcony and terrace, parking, close to the beaches, the train... Located 2.7 km from Castellar From 383 € to 536 € per week
Le Minerve - entre Monaco et l'Italie NEW
Well located at walking distance (400 m.) from the beach, at 50 m. from the morning market and surrounded by greenery, within walking distance of the city and the covered typical market.... Located 3.1 km from Castellar From 410 € to 710 € per week
Great charming house in the middle of an olive grove, facing the forest, the gateway to the Mercantour. Very quiet, ideal for long walks, 20 km from the sea (Menton) and Italy. It features... Located 9 km from Castellar From 550 € to 875 € per week All vacation rentals around Castellar All campsites around Castellar All hotels around Castellar