02/12/2015

Bormes les Mimosas

A 60 KM FROM ESTEREL CARAVANING CAMPSITE

WHAT TO SEE AND DO IN BORMES LES MIMOSAS

•   The Saint François de Paule Chapel
•   The Saint Trophyme Church
•   The Castle des Seigneurs de Fos
•   The Notre Dame de Constance Chapel
•   The Art and History Museum
•   The old village

SITUATION AND DIRECTIONS

From your camp site Esterel Caravaning it will take 1 hour and 30 minutes to get to Bormes les Mimosas. When leaving Esterel Caravaning turn right direction Frejus – Saint Raphael. At Frejus take direction Saint Tropez until Cogolin then follow the directions for Lavandou and then Bormes les Mimosas.

BORMES LES MIMOSAS

Situated at the point the furthest south of the Maures Massif, Bormes les Mimosas has two sides: the old village, flower filled back streets with little houses with pink rooftops and the on the other side its beautiful fine sandy beaches. In the heart of this medieval village, classed as one of the most beautiful in the Var and where on every street corner you’ll be amazed by its beautiful architecture, sculpted porches, paintings and beams, after discovering all that you can then cross the vineyards, the Cabasson, Estagnol, Pellegrin and the Favière beaches until you come face to face with the old fishing village where you’ll find the Brégancon Fort on a small island : the official retreat on the Cote d’Azur of the President of the Republic since 1968.