What to see, do and discover in Le Lavandou...

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Spend your holidays in a Provençal seaside resort, Le Lavandou in Var on the French Riviera. Located in the south of France, near to Bormes les Mimosas, the commune of 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 the to Bormes-les-Mimosas.100 ans du Lavandou 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 [more on centenary 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, Etoiles de Mer flag, Pelagos agreement, awarded 1er Regional Sea by Paca Region

Location Lavandou:

District : Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur (France South)
Position : opposite Golden Islands Department : Var (83980)
Come to Le Lavandou by road, rail, air : Nice, Marseille, Toulon airports, or by fast train TGV
( Toulon station)
IGN maps : 3446ET or Zoom Michelin : 1114
Population : 5356 inhabitants [2015]
Altitude : 8 to 243 m
Surface area : 3005 hectares

international Identification : Geonames FR.B8.83.832.83070 - 3003713
See key figures for the town

Useful information Le Lavandou

On site: taxis, car rentals, boats, quads and bicycles (protected cycle path of 100 Km in Corniche des Maures)

Parking Le Lavandou

Free carparks: Place du Marché, Frédéric Mistral, Cosec (parking prohibited motorhome)

Regulated carparks 1h30 (timestamps April to November): some streets in blue zone, Soleil parking meters: Port carpark (timestamps April to November). see map

Events Le Lavandou

Shows and concerts during the summer season in Le Lavandou as well as traditionnal events such as the Flower Parade in March, Festival of Saint-Pierre, Romerage procession . September-October: Autumn festival. Calendar of events. Each year the Lavandou it's crazy, Christmas on July 31

To see in Le Lavandou: Fishermen, local market on Thursday morning, the Foutains path, the Temple of Hercules, the coastal path (former custom path), Le Lavandou marina, 12 beaches connected by the Ferris Wheel during the full season, Le Grand Jardin (a park for relaxation and sports), the Sports stadium, Saint-Louis.Church
Painters, Writers, singers, journalists, actorss, models and celebrities come to rest or fond inspiration in Le Lavandou whose history is inextricably bound to that of Provence. The PaInters trail marked with arrows, in Saint-Clair. Many walks and hikes in the Massif des Maures, the Iles d’Or and inland Var, starting from Le Lavandou and Bormes-les-Mimosas in Mediterranean Provence. Public services in Le Lavandou - See Mayors of Le Lavandou

C.G.I. Billon


Agnes Malecki
Camp du Domaine

La Meridienne

Carte littoral varois Hyères les Palmiers La Londe les Maures Bormes les Mimosas Le Lavandou Le Rayol Canadel Cavalaire sur Mer La Croix Valmer Saint Tropez

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