Sports Tourism in Provence

Bouches du Rhône

Provence, famous for its idyllic villages ...



Beyond their beauty and charm, Provencal cities also have another characteristic:
The relationship with time that seems to pass more slowly...

You will be surprised to see the diversity of landscapes that Provence offers.. Beautiful natural places you wouldn’t want to miss like the Massif de la Sainte-Victoire, the Massif de la Sainte-Baume, the Massif du Garlaban,
The Calanques de Marseille National Park/Cassis, Les Baux de Provence and Arles, the Îles de Provence departing from Marseille, La Ciotat, Bandol, Toulon

The main cities to visit around the Villa la Licorne are Cassis, Aix-en-Provence, Marseille and Aubagne

Grandiose landscapes, Calanques, Beaches, Hills..... Kayak, Horse, Hiking, Bike, Boat, Diving....

Provence of the Land and Provence of the Sea



THE DEPARTMENT OF BOUCHES DU RHÔNE AS WELL AS THE GEOGRAPHICAL SITUATION OF VILLA LA LICORNE IN BELCODENE, WILL ALLOW YOU TO QUICKLY ACCESS THE DEPARTMENTS OF VAR (12km) AND VAUCLUSE (60km) 

A DEPARTMENT RICH IN FLAVOUR AND CULTURE



Fontaine Aix en Provence

AIX EN PROVENCE - Massif Sainte Victoire - Country of Paul Cézanne



(20km - 25 mn) - 13080 Aix-en-Provence

The Pays Aixois is an ideal region for those who want to visit Provence. A charming city with a cultural heritage that cannot be ignored, Aix-en-Provence offers you the chance to stroll through its pedestrian streets and enjoy a real change of scenery......

Unless you are tempted by the very strong attraction of the International Festival of Lyric Art or a walk in the Sainte Victoire Massif, in the footsteps of Cézanne

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AUBAGNE - Massif du Garlaban Pays de Marcel Pagnol



(17 km - 20 mn) - 13400 Aubagne

Located at the foot of Garlaban and Sainte Baume, Aubagne is located in the hollow of the Huveaune Valley.


City of Santons de Provence, pottery and ceramics. Aubagne is the birthplace of Marcel Pagnol, the theater of his finest works with its surrounding hills.




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MARSEILLE and its CALANQUES




(30 km - 30 mn) - Marseille

Travelers visit Marseille the second largest city in France for its blend of style and tradition. Dominated by the Notre Dame de la Garde Basilica, the city's pedestrian and shopping areas blend into the historic site.


The most beautiful Calanques in Marseille are to the south of the city. Together with the Riou archipelago, they are the heart of the Calanques National Park.


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CASSIS - Frédéric Mistral




(30 km - 30 mn) - 13260 Cassis

Kayak or paddle in Cassis.


Cassis is a real gem to discover. As the popularized Frédéric Mistal, the famous Provencal poet "Who saw Paris and not Cassis saw nothing".


Between sea and cliff, creeks and sun, Cassis is a Mecca for tourism in Provence and one of the most beautiful villages in Provence.



Events and sports activities in the Bouches du Rhône



 Sports activities Tennis access Belcodène Villa la Licorne Maison d'Hôtes de Charme en Provence

Sports near your location



Discover Provence through hundreds of sporting events organised throughout the Bouches-du-Rhône department.



THE SUMMER VINÔMUSIC July and August Domaine Terre de Mistral near the Villa la Licorne Charming Guest House in Provence

Some Events not to miss



Discover our best events (Dinner Concerts, Aix en Provence International Festival and Oenomusical Festival near Villa la Licorne



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Organize your stay



Now is finally the time to take a vacation, the purpose of this short period being to allow you to rest, recharge your batteries and of course have fun.


Sainte Victoire Wine Route Domaine Terre de Mistral Rousset

Provence Wine Route



Alongside the pine and olive trees, the vineyards occupy a wide variety of islands, and although all three colours of wine can be found in this land of sun and wind, it is the rosé that reigns supreme

Provence, the ideal destination not to be bored



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PROVENCE ISLANDS




Bouches du Rhône / Var

Departing from La Ciotat, Bandol, Toulon, Le Brusc. 

Fine sandy beaches and small coves with turquoise waters, cliffs, pine forests punctuate the landscape bridged with many forts and vestiges of a rich past. The fauna and flora are extremely rich. Walks and discovery trails on foot, by bike and take fins, mask and snorkel !

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GROTTE SAINTE MARIE-MADELEINE - Massif Sainte Baume



(17 km - 25 mn) - Bouches-du Rhône / Var

Cave in the middle of the Sainte Baume mountain, in which Sainte Marie-Madeleine would have come to take refuge for her last years.

Today, it is a sanctuary housing some of the relics and which can be visited after a 45-minute walk, very accessible.


Tourism Beaux de Provence - Villa la Licorne Provence

LES BAUX-DE-PROVENCE, ST REMY-DE-PROVENCE, FONTVIEILLE



EXCURSION FOR THE DAY

Bouches du Rhône (90km - 1h15) 

The Alpilles are a must-see in Provence. Harmony of sublime landscapes of untouched nature and carefully preserved traditions.




Tourism Arles Bouches du Rhône

ARLES, THE REGIONAL NATURAL PARK OF CAMARGUE




EXCURSION FOR THE DAY
Bouches du Rhône (95 km - 1h30)

Rich in ancient monuments, Arles still reveals wonders hidden at the bottom of the Rhône or in the basements of private houses.