Sanary sur Mer

The Var Departement - Population : 16,293 inh.

puce 10km. from Toulon by coastal route D559 heading towards Marseilles or Highway A50.

Sanary sur Mer, typical Provencal boats
As you arrive on the picturesque quay you will tall in love with this Provencal village. The Mediterranean atmosphere is everywhere: in the colorful facades, the lively streets, terraces shaded by palm trees, and the daily flower market that is held outside the town hall...
Sanary sur Mer, church
From the top of Notre Dame de Pitie there is a magnificient view of the island Embiez, Rouveau, Pointe Negre, and the red rocks of the rough coastline La Cride.
The shoreline path has been set up for those sports-minded visitors who like a challenge to their walks. Beach lovers will be delighted to know that due to 280 days of sunny weather in Sanary, swimming is an every day activity here from May to October.
Sanary sur Mer, fishermen on the harbor

Every year the town organizes carnavals, evening crafts markets io the summer and festivities such as bouillabaisse days, sardine days and other special events.


puce What to see:

The tropical plant collection at the exotic gardens.
Frederic Dumas Museum (diving, archeology, photos and underwater cinema).
Shows at the Galli theater.


puce Leisure activities:

Scuba diving school. Deep sea fishing.
5 Tennis clubs. Squash cIub.
3 Fitness and relaxation centers.


puce Accommodation:

Holiday rentals.


puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

Six Fours les Plages (5 km), Bandol (6 km) and Ollioules (6 km).