Your holidays in a Provençal seaside resort, Le Lavandou on the French Riviera. Located in the south of France, near to Bormes les Mimosas, Le Lavandou covers 12 Km of Mediterranean coastline with 12 fine sandy beaches and small coves in a natural environment: pines, mimosas, eucalyptus, succulents, palm trees. Exceptional sea diving trips off the coast of Le Lavandou. Fishing, sea trips. Traditional festivals. Originally, the village of le Lavandou was just a section of Bormes-les-Mimosas. In 1909, the people of Le Lavandou demanded independence. The Council of State passed bill to make Le Lavandou a commune via a law promulgate by the President of the Republic Raymond Poincaré on 25 May 1913. Lavandou centennial commemoration 1913-2013. Le Lavandou has been twinned with Kronberg (Germany) since 1973.
It has earned the following distinctions for its environment: 4 flowers from "Villes et Villages Fleuris", "Blue Flag" of Europe, Pelagos agreement, awarded 1er Regional Sea by Paca Region
Latitude : N 43°39'54" - Longitude : E 7°4'43"
Region : Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur (Southern Europe)
Var department – 4th district | Postcode : 83980
IGN maps : 3446ET or Michelin map : 1114
Population : 5356 inhabitants 
Average altitude : 243m. Altitude in town centre : 8m
Surface area : 3005 hectares
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How to get here?
Come to Le Lavandou by road, rail, air (Nice, Marseille, Toulon-Hyères airports) or by fast train TGV (Toulon station)
On site: taxis, car rentals, boats, quads and bicycles (protected cycle path of 100 Km Corniche des Maures tour)
Parking Le Lavandou
Free or restricted parking areas : Place du Marché, Frédéric Mistral, parking du Cosec, parking du carénage, Av Général Bouvet, Av de Provence, Av Vincent Auriol, Av Paul Valéry (limited time according season with parking disk available at the town hall - Price residents, merchants on request at the town hall). Parking meter : Port du Lavandou and parking du Soleil. Caravan parking on the paid parking Cavaliere (follow the seafront towards Le Rayol-Canadel) see map
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