Countryside places to explore

The villa is perfectly located for a day trip to the Gorges du Verdon, Lac St Croix, and the Varois vineyards as well as for closer excursions in Pays de Fayence


Pays de Fayence

Close to Villa Callian at the foothills of the Alpes de Haute Provence, resides nine perched villages: Callian ~ Montauroux  ~ Tourrettes  ~ Mons ~ Tanneron ~ Fayence ~ Seillans  ~ Saint-Paul-en-Forêt ~ Bagnols-en-Forêt.  All rich in history and well worth a visit.

Near-by Lake St Cassien is a very famous for its fishing of carp, trench, crayfish, pike, trout, catfish … but it is also possible to hire a canoe, pedal boats, rowing boats or just go swimming. There are many restaurants situated all around the lake for lunch, dinner or just a snack.

Golf, fitness, tennis and a spa are offered at the near by luxury  “Terre Blanche”

Callian commune
has its own tennis club, courts and lessons are available by calling to reserve on: 04 94 76 51 03.

For lovers of h
iking, there are several clubs in the town and in the summer, nature walks with offered commentary. There are many possibilities for walks, the town is heavily wooded. The tourist office also offers a guidebook of marked hiking and trail map.

At the h
eart of the village, the game of boules is accessible to all.

t the near-by villages of Montauroux, Seillans, St Paul en Forêt and Mons, there are riding schools.

Gorges, Lakes & Lavender fields