Méounes les Montrieux

The Var Departement - Pop.: 2,108 inh.

puce On D5 which links N7 (between Tourves and Brignoles) to Toulon.

Meounes les Montrieux, houses


Meounes is pleasantly situated in green surroundings, in the midst of fields, cherry orchards and Provencal hills.

10 fountains flow constantly one of which is classified.



Meounes les Montrieux, Saint Michel Chapel

Some of the things to discover are the Hotel de Ville, built in the 1900's, and a 17th c, oil mill that has been transformed into a restaurant.

There is also the church (1540) and its steeple with a hexagonal cupola.


Meounes les Montrieux, fountain

A few kilometers from here, in a clearing in the middle of the forest, is the abbey Chartreuse de Montrieux.Monks have been living there since the 12th century.

An excellent pretext for a very pleasant walk in the middle of the forest, particularly appreciated for its freshness in full summer.




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puce What to see:

Chartreuse de Montrieux.
St. Eutrope church.
Numerous caves.

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puce Leisure activities:

Hiking.
Speleology.
Painting lessons.

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puce Accommodation:


Hotel.
Holiday rentals.
Campsites.

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puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

La Roquebrussane (7 km), Gareoult (9 km) and Signes (10 km).

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