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Grimaud

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Var

Grimaud - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Var
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The medieval village of Grimaud, with its beautiful typically Provencal flower-filled narrow streets, is dominated by the ruins of its castle. From there, the panoramic view of the coast and the hills covered with the forests of the Massif des Maures mountains is splendid.

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Grimaud

Grimaud is a medieval village which lies on the hills of the Gulf of St. Tropez, in the heart of the Massif des Maures, Var. This small village, it should not be confused with the nearby Port Grimaud (lake city built by the architect Spoerry) has retained all the charm of a medieval town: narrow cobbled streets, Romanesque church, ruins of a 11th century castle, ramparts and renovated historic houses.

Grimaud village, built on a hillside, offering magnificent panoramic views and a relaxed way of life that will delight visitors.

Things to see and do

Grimaud has a long history and a rich cultural heritage:

The castle of the 11th century listed building, owned by Count Senard (world music festival The Grimaldines each summer).

The church of Saint-Michel: 11th century, it was the largest in the region for a long time.

Grimaud several chapels: Chapel of Our Lady of Queste, the Saint-Roch chapel and Penitents.

The valley of the Fairy Bridge: walking tour to discover the natural and cultural heritage of the village. Fairy Bridge is an old aqueduct.

From beautiful beaches with public or private views of the village of Saint-Tropez.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Flyboarding supervised by a qualified instructor
Sports sensations90 € Grimaud

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Events and festivities

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The medieval village of Grimaud
The medieval village of Grimaud
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View Gulf of Saint-Tropez from the castle ruins
View Gulf of Saint-Tropez from the castle ruins
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Church of the eleventh century
Church of the eleventh century
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Moulin St Roch
Moulin St Roch
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Port Grimaud
Port Grimaud
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby