La Bastide des Costes
- Callas - Var - Provence Côte d'Azur -

Your holiday rental in the heart of Provence

From the beaches of Sainte Maxime & Saint Tropez to the Grand canyon of the Verdon

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2kms away, Callas a typical provençal village

Located 2kms from the house, away from all the hustle and bustle, Callas is a village of character and traditional mediterranean architecture, narrow streets “en calade”, vaulted archways, porches, fountains, shaded squares which welcome you to sit and dream.

In the heart of the Var, Callas in its natural environment, will seduce you with its picturesque landscapes, such as the Gorges de Pennafort, le vallon de la Risse but also with its traditional culture where with a slight detour you will encounter one of its many chapels (Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Pennafort, Chapelle Saint-Auxile, Chapelle de la Trinité) or even its Olive oil Mill.

The village has many small shops and restaurants( some of the most well known in the area), whilst still being close to the larger regional shopping tonws ofDraguignan (Draguignan, Trans en Provence, Fréjus-Saint Raphaël).

Less than 30 minutes from the house: The mediterranean

Take advantage and visit the Côte d'Azur without all the tourist activity,you can windsail on the la presqu`'île de Giens ou take a boat trip to pour l'île de Porquerolles or le parc naturel sous-marin de l`'île de Port-Cros whilst still being able to return to the calm of the Bastide.
The beaches of Fréjus, Sainte Maxime, Saint Tropez, Cavalaire-sur-Mer (the longest sand beach on the coast) are only tens of kilometers from our maison d'Hôtes.
Fréjus (35min), Sainte Maxime (45min), Saint Tropez (1h), Cannes (50min) and Nice (1h15) are easy to reach, and you can also go towards the legendary Calanques de Cassis (1h30) ou Aix en Provence (1h30) famous spa town.

Less than an hour away: Le Grand Canyon du Verdon

The Gorges du Verdon form the most beautiful canyon in Europe, two different routes allow to visit via the Rive droite, to the north , leaving from Castellane to Moustiers-Sainte-Marie , and the other via the Rive Gauche,to the south,from Aiguines to Castellane.

This area offers many sporting activities: more than 1500 climbing routes in one of France’s most beatiful sectors ,walking (Sentier Martel, sentier de l'Imbut...) but also canoe-kayak, paragliding, rafting, bungee jumping and of course canyoning.

You can also visit the lac de Sainte-Croix, its dam, the Plateau de Valensole famous fro its Lavender fields. This tour is over a 100kms of exceptional sights.

The Provençal back country on the doorstep of your holiday rental

Numerous well known villages are located only a few minutes drive from our maison d'Hôtes eg: Tourtour, Chateaudouble, Sillans la Cascade, les Arcs sur Argens, Salernes, Saint Paul de Vence etc. which will allow you to see different aspects of la Provence verte.

From your doorstep you can also follow the famous Route des Vins Rosés de Provence with a number of famous vineyards located nearby.

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