Located at 37.KM
The city of Saint-Raphaël is a seaside resort very famous for its magnificent beaches and mild climate.
It has many historical and tourist sites that you will enjoy visiting to better immerse yourself in the local culture. Its rich and impressive biodiversity attracts nature lovers from all over the world. In Saint-Raphaël, you will not be bored. The city offers many fun activities. Put your luggage in a campsite and you will have unforgettable moments.
Saint-Raphaël, a flagship city on the French Riviera
Saint-Raphaël is located in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region. Located at the foot of the Esterel massif,
it is 65 km from Nice airport. It has a splendid city centre located by the sea. This one has magnificent districts very popular with tourists. This adjoining town of Fréjus has the old town as its historical heart. The flower and vegetable market is bustling every day. In summer, thousands of visitors take to its beaches. To enjoy a quiet atmosphere, you will go to Dramont, Agay or Anthéor. You will enjoy a wonderful landscape with remarkable coves. Private beaches also remain available for swimming and sunbathing away from the hustle and bustle of public places. To admire the greenery, go to the beach in the Valescure district. Saint-Raphaël presents various strategic points considered as havens of peace. You can walk under the palm trees near the port of Santa-Lucia or in the alleys of the historic centre. You will find shops and boutiques of all kinds. You will also enjoy walking between the shelves of the craft market. Don’t miss the detour to the many restaurants along the way for ice cream or pastry. Much appreciated by tourists, the city has received the Tourism and Handicap label.
Saint-Raphaël, an exceptional tourist attraction
Saint-Raphaël has an undeniable tourist heritage. You will really enjoy discovering it. You can also enjoy the many fun activities available.
Many historical sites
In Saint-Raphaël, you can relax in the water and enjoy the sun. But the city will also impress you with its magnificent architecture and rich historical and cultural heritage. The Notre-Dame Basilica is an essential passage. This place of worship is located near the Old Port. You will also enjoy the detour to the Archaeological Museum located in a presbytery in the old town. You will discover some secrets of the medieval church and Roman underwater wrecks. The site also has a fortified tower that offers an exceptional view of Saint-Raphaël. At the San Rafeu tower, you will enjoy a magnificent 360° panoramic view of the Esterel Massif and its surroundings.
Beautiful natural sites
The city also has natural sites of fascinating beauty. The Isle d’Or is one of the most captivating places in France. It has a medieval tower that would have inspired one of Tintin’s albums. You can admire it from Cap Dramont. This site displays red rocks that contrast strongly with the emerald blue color of the sea floor. Between Cap Dramont and Pointe de la Baumette is the Agay harbour, which attracts thousands of visitors annually. You will also enjoy the detour to Cap Roux. At its summit, you will discover an orientation table with an exceptional view of the bay and the Esterel Massif.
A fun holiday
The city of Saint-Raphaël is a real Eldorado for hiking enthusiasts. They will be able to meet the rock of Saint-Barthélemy. Its summit offers an impressive view of the Mediterranean, the Esterel Massif, the bays and the surrounding landscapes. The Bear Peak is also an essential place. You will find a relay antenna at height. It also offers a remarkable view of the sea and the massif.
To entertain yourself or your family, you can go to the Calanque d’Anthéor. It represents a magnificent beach positioned between the sea and mountains. You will be able to have a good time with many water activities. You can access it via the Corniche d’Or, a path that runs along the coast. You enjoy exceptional views of the surrounding countryside.
Camping les Mûres, a guaranteed change of scenery
To better discover Saint-Raphaël and enjoy an unforgettable stay, book your accommodation at Camping les Mûres now. Located near the city, this establishment offers a wonderful setting for an exceptional vacation. It seduces by its contemporary appearance and its natural environment. You can choose to stay in a comfortable mobile home with a view of the sea or in the heart of nature. The campsite also offers pitches for tents, caravans or motorhomes for rent. Many tailor-made services remain available to offer you the stay of your dreams. You will have the possibility to access the campsite’s private beach to swim and enjoy the sun at your convenience. You can also participate in sporting evenings and activities. Your children will love the kid’s club.
At Camping des Mûres, you will discover a warm and family atmosphere. The calm and relaxing setting can also be enlivened by the festivals and events in the region.