Nans les Pins

The Var Departement - Population : 4,231 inh.

puce 3 km. south of route N560 which links St. Maximin to Aubagne

Nans les Pins, Sainte Baume Massif Nestled at the foot of the famous Massif de la Ste. Baume and at 430m, altitude, Nans les Pins has a priviledged geographic site.

At equal distince to Aix en Provence, Marseille and Toulon, the village is in an exceptional setting.
Nans les Pins, golf course
Before arriving at the village, you will discover the golf course of Nans les Pins which spreads out superbly over a course of 6,167 m with its hilly lawn and its perfect green.
Then, a few turns further, this pretty little road will lead you to the center of the village.
Nans les Pins, cafe terraces
Nans is a small, peaceful, simple and welcoming village with its main street and its small traders, its market square, its small alleys which go up to the church and its old houses with flowered windows.
Nans les Pins, the Sainte Baume
Nans les Pins is a paradise for walkers.
There are very many well marked trails set up by the tourist bureau with, amongst others, the well known Chemin des Roys once used by the kings of France (Charles Vll, Louis XI Francois I, Louis XIII and Louis XIV) on their pilgrimage to Sainte Baume.
Nans les Pins, ruins of an old castle
You can also discover the ruins of a feudal castle and a 12th century fortified village which dominate the current village, another excellent pretext for a pleasant stroll around the village.

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puce What to see:

Medieval castrum and ruins of old Nans (13th and 14th c,).
Chapelle des Pénitents blancs (17th c.).
Sources Huveaune and Castelette caves (with permission only).
Ste. Croix hill: panorama and Roman hill fort 2c. B.C.


puce Leisure activities:

Walks, hiking: Chemin des Roys, Ice trail, botanical trail.
Tennis. Hunting.
Golfcourse 18 holes.



puceNans les Pins
St Maximin : 8 km - Brignoles : 18km
Domaine de La Sainte Baume
4 * campsite on 8 ha in the heart of a forest of pine and oak trees. Mobile homes rentals and pitches flat in the shade. Heated sw pool with water slides, kids'Club, entertainments, restaurant
Cottages - mobile homes rentingCamping cars welcomeAqua ParkHeated Swiming poolKid ClubGrocery storeEntertainmentRestaurantWIFIAccess for disabledPets accepted under conditions
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70 Number of plots/200 Number of mobile homes


puce Accommodation:

Bed and breakfast.
holiday rentals - Gites.


puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

Rougiers (8 km), Saint Zacharie (10 km) and Plan d'Aups (13 km).