Barjols

The Var Departement - Pop.: 3,115 inh.

puce 21km. north of Saint Maximin, by route D560, and 22km. from Brignoles by route D554.

Barjols, the village


at the gateway to Haute Provence and the hills of Var, near the Verdon gorges and the Lake of St. Croix , this peaceful village, set on a limestone cliff , is an inviting stop for visitors..



Barjols, fountain

A refreshing place with 42 fountains and lavoirs and four rivers, Barjols' architecture and life have been determined for centuries by the omnipresence of water.

Its rich past is shown clearly in the 11th century Collegiate Church, the Fountain Trail, the Regional Water Museum, the Carmes waterfall, the Fête des Tripettes and the leather fair.


Barjols, square


In town you will be able to find everything you need: tourist office, hotels, restaurants, gites, chambres d'hotes, a swimming pool, municipal tennis courts, large areas for playing petanque (French bowls), and lots of shady café terraces.





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puce What to see:

The Collegiate Church of Notre Dame de I'Assomption.
The portal of Ponteves ( a classified monument)
The Regional Water Museum.

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puce Leisure activities:

Hiking.

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puce Accommodation:


Hotels.
Bed and breakfast.
holiday rentals and gites.
Restaurant.

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puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

Tavernes (5km), Varages (7km), Chateauvert (8km), Brue Auriac (10km) and Cotignac (15km).

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