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Departement of Var - Population: 2.133 h - Surface: 8.866 ha - Alt.: 366 m

On route D19, 35km. from Draguignan, and 35km. from Fréjus .

Seillans - bell tower

The village of Seillans has built itself up over the centuries inside fortfied walls. It has a long and interesting history.

This medieval site set in the midst of wonderful countryside will astonish you with its labyrinths of cobbled streets, rustic portals, shaded courts and ancient fountains.

The houses in colors of ochre and rust rise up to the top of the village one above the other. Seillans has been classified as "One of the most beautiful villages in France".

Seillans - The Village

Many artists are installed here and the illustrious surrealist painter Max Ernst lived his last ten years in this village.

What to see:

Feudal castle. 12th c. Chapel.
11th c. Church. Saracen door

Leisure activities:

Hiking. Fitness trail. Mountain biking.
Lake Saint Cassien nearby.


Bed and breakfast and tables d'hotes.
Gites. Holiday rentals

Neighbouring villages:

Fayence (6 km), Tourettes (7 km) and Bargemon (8 km).

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Seillans - Fountain

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