Tourist activities in the surroundings of Trets
Trets is a small medieval village where it is good to live, between the Var and the Bouches du Rhone. History lovers will appreciate its castle and its ramparts, as well as the many traditional festivals that take place all year round. Trets enjoys an ideal location, not far from everything: 30 minutes from Aix-en-Provence, 40 minutes from the Gorges du Verdon or only 7 kilometers from the Var.
Calanques of Cassis
The famous Calanques de Cassis are only 30 minutes by car from our furnished cottage. Located at the foot of the immense cliff of Cap Canaille, Cassis seduces by its quays lined with cafes and restaurants, its coves, beaches and its old town. Do not miss the beautiful creeks of Port Miou, Port Pin and En Vau with transparent waters. By taking the route des Crêtes, you can reach the beaches of La Ciotat.
The High Provence
Beaux de Provence, Saint Remy, the Camargue, the Gorges du Verdon ... Discover the valleys and plains of Haute Provence. This department is full of magical places like Valensole and its lavender fields, Moustier Sainte-Marie and its exceptional view, or the village of Riez and its Roman remains. Do not hesitate to ask us for advice on excursions.
One hour drive from our furnished cottage, you can discover the famous Golden islands and its nature reserves: Porquerolles, Port-Cros and Le Levant. In another kind but equally magnificent, let yourself be seduced by the Massif des Maures and the Esterel with red rocks plunging into the sea. A little further, the village of Saint-Tropez, the beaches of Saint-Raphaël and the Promenade des Anglais in Nice are to be seen.
From our furnished cottage in Trets, you have a breathtaking view of the Montagne Sainte-Victoire. A symbol of Provence, the Montagne Ste Victoire culminates at 1011m. If you want to climb it, take the direction of the village of Puyloubier and you will be there in only 15 minutes. At the top, a breathtaking panorama of the surrounding mountains and the rolling plains of the Aix region awaits you.