Roquebrune sur Argens

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10 November 2023  |  Tourism

Discover Roquebrune-sur-Argens, in the Var, south of France

Roquebrune-sur-Argens, discover this charming perched village where you will discover the church, the fountains, the porticos, the squares and narrow streets which make it the ideal place to stroll and succumb to the charm of the villages of Provence. Let yourself be lulled by this charming village, its welcome and its way of life.

Visit the village of Roquebrune-sur-Argens

Roquebrune-sur-Argens has great gastronomy with the richness of local products and regional specialties.

Lake Perrin, at the foot of the majestic Rocher de Roquebrune, more than 30 hectares of fresh water where wildlife flourishes, the ideal site for all water sports.

History and strong heritage, learn more about this fortified village thanks to the 3 museums (House of Chocolate and Cocoa, Museum of Prehistory and the Heritage House).

The parish church, this completely renovated Gothic style church is built on the remains of the 11th and 12th centuries. Listed in the inventory of historic monuments, its fairly classic exterior architecture offers you a dazzling and spectacular interior.

The House of Chocolate and Cocoa

In Roquebrune-sur-Argens, in the center of the Provençal village, an old chapel has become “Maison du Chocolat et Cacao”. Discover within the old chapel a rare collection of objects of all kinds: snack boxes, BANANIA boxes, chocolate pots, enameled plaques, advertising posters, collectible advertising cars, toys, cocoa boxes... and completed by original sculptures and unique chocolate creations created by the village chocolatiers. Today there are 4 chocolatiers in the town, and the Maison du Chocolat remains a timeless reminder of this delicious passion.

A village between river and lake

Roquebrune-sur-Argens is surrounded by the Argens river and the Aréna lake. The Lac de l'Aréna is the place for nature and family leisure all year round with so many colors and sublime views of the Rock. During the summer season, you can enjoy with friends or family around the nautical base. The Argens river is a preserved watercourse and an invitation to calm and serenity. Aboard your canoe, you will be able to admire the fauna and flora that surround you.

Private beaches

You will find private beaches with beach restaurants to have lunch with your feet in the sand and enjoy a moment of relaxation on the beach.

A gourmet village

Roquebrune-sur-Argens is a gourmet village with its markets rich in colors and flavors, an unmissable meeting place to obtain products from local producers. Labeled “Village Gourmand” by the association of “Cuisineries Françaises” in March 2022, this distinction is a beautiful and fair recognition of the gastronomic strength of the

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