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Saint Zacharie

 
Departement of Var - Population: 4.205 h - Surface: 2.702 ha

On route N560 which links St. Maximin (17km.) to Aubagne (20km,)
and Marseilles (35km).
Saint Zacharie - Square
Situated at the foot of Ste. Baume massif, at equal distance to Marseilles, Aix en Provence and Brignoles (35km), St. Zacharie is a pleasant village sprinkled with fountains.

In the summer you will appreciate the cooling sources of Huveaune and Nayes which are 1,5km. from the village in the countryside.



Saint Zacharie - Street
In the past, this village was reputed for its ceramics. Several ancient ovens are still standing as witness to those times (until a museum is built!).

The old church (11th to 17th c.) has been remodeled throughout its different periods, from Romanesque to semi-Gothic, and is classified as an historical monument. There are many walks where you can discover the splendid landscapes in the environs of St. Zacharie.


What to see:

St. John the Baptist Church.
Chapel of the Penitents.


Leisure activities:

Hiking: GR9.
Tennis. Mountainbiking.


Accommodation:

Bed and breakfast
.



Neighbouring villages:

Auriol (5 km), Rougiers (12 km) and Nans les Pins (11 km).






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