Villecroze

The Var Departement - Pop.: 1,389 inh.

puce At the intersection of routes D557 and D51 between Draguignan (21km.) & Aups (8km.).

Villecroze, houses in the hill

Set up against the foothills of the Alpes de Provence in Haut Var, Villecroze is a charming village which attracts many visitors.

In the magnificent decor of mountains of pines and oaks, this village has many sights to see..


Villecroze, fountain in the center of the village
One, which you shouldn't miss is the Commanderie des Templiers du Ruou (house of the Templar knights of Ruou) founded in 1150 which, at the time, influenced life in the area all the way from the Verdon Valley to the Mediterranean.

In its park are trees of rare species, caves, a waterfall and beautiful rose gardens.


Villecroze, Bell-tower


In the summer, Villecroze organizes concerts in the St. Victor Chapel (12th and 13thc.). These are given by the International Academy of Music (Grunner-Schlumberger Foundation and bring together great musicians from all over the world.




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puce What to see:

The medieval village: narrow streets, arcades,
the clock court, the old dungeon attached to the castle.

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puce Leisure activities:

Marked hiking trails. Horseback riding.
Swimming in the river. Tennis.
Cultural activities all year round (exhibitions, theatre, concerts of classical music).
Cyclo-tourism.

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Campsites

puceVillecroze (Haut Var) - Draguignan : 18 Km
Camping Club Le Ruou
Family campsite in a 4.5 ha shaded natural setting between sea and Verdon
Camping pitches, mobile home rentals, chalets, bungalows 4 to 8 pers
Kids club, entertainment, water park, heated pool, jacuzzis, water slide. wifi
Cottages - mobile homes rentingCamping cars welcomeAqua ParkHeated Swiming poolKid ClubGrocery storeEntertainmentDiscoRestaurantWIFIPets accepted under conditionsSpa / Jacuzzi
Locate on the map of Villecroze
134 Plots/100 Cottages or mobile homes

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puce Accommodation:


Hotels.
Bed and breakfast.
Gites and vacation rentals.
Campsites.

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puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

Salernes (5 km) and Tourtour.

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