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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
Menton 2 Piéces à 50 m de la mer
Our duplex apartment with 2 rooms of 55 m² for 3-4 persons is located 50 m from the sea and the beach, close to shops and the pedestrian zone. It is open all year round for weekly rental,... Located 3.3 km from Castellar From 295 € to 570 € 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 850 € per week All vacation rentals around Castellar All campsites around Castellar
Hotel Palm Garavan
Hotel Palm Garavan is located in Menton and 5-minute walk from the city centre. Guests can relax on the terrace or on the beach, just 50 metres away. The contemporary rooms at Hotel... Located 2.9 km from Castellar Room from 80 € All hotels around Castellar