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Tourism in the area


Capital of perfume in the Provence

As the capital of perfume, Grasse is located in a beautiful setting, with amazing views on the French Riviera and the bay of Cannes. The medieval houses in the old centre witness from a rich period of crafts that started with the making of hand gloves. The making of perfume started to develop and still continues today. The various perfume houses (Gallimard, Fragonard, enc.) are happy to welcome you, to tell you all about the making of the most exceptional fragrances.


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Exploring the Var

Visit the best spots of the Var and the French Riviera

La Baume - La Palmeraie is ideally located to explore the Var, whether you choose to visit the famous towns of the French Riviera, like Saint-Tropez, Cannes or Saint-Raphaël, or the sloping hinterland of the Var, boasting lovely medieval towns like Tourtour and Fayence. Also visit these villages during market days and enjoy the great specialities from the Provence. The incidence of light and the colours of the French Riviera has always attracted painters, as you can see in the museums and art galleries of Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Nice and Saint-Tropez.