Activities

The Domaine de Blaque in Varages is nestled in the heart of Provence Verte.

The thematics stays around astronomy, ecology and decoration on earthenware are offered.

On site, there is something for every taste: swimming pool, tennis, pétanque, astronomy, ecology, and numerous itineraries for hiking and biking... and especially, a striking quality of silence in an authentic setting.

Experience the various aspects of the Provence through the wine route and different areas nearby and the gastronomic specialties of the region. It is also possible to practice atypical activities and even to experience the thrills offered by the nearby region of lakes and the Verdon gorges.
The proximity of lakes in Quinson, Esparron, Sainte Croix, Artignosc and the Gorges du Verdon offer various opportunities for water sports and activities they like canoeing, sailing, pedal boating. Furthermore, the Gorges du Verdon provide the possibility for rafting, climbing...

The 'Massif de la Sainte-Baume' harbours a secret forest and the cave of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine. At its feet, Saint Maximin de la Sainte Baume and its Basilique. Not far away, the 'Massif de la Sainte Victoire' dominates – preferred model of painter Cézanne, symbol of the Provence, rich in religious heritage, and its hiking trails...

In the land of the Counts of Provence, you will find quaint and charming villages, such as Cotignac, Saint-Martin-de-Pallières, Villecroze, Tourtour or Entrecasteaux, their cascades, forts and castles...

And of course, Varages, its earthenware, its fountains, its church of the sixteenth century, its museum, the descent of the mill, the Saint Pothin chapel, hidden cascades...

Our region offers us many other points of interest:

Wine route.
Label « Vignobles & Découvertes »
Canoeing on the river Argens
Many climbing sites
Museum of faience Varages, truffle in Aups ...
Creative hobbies: introduction to decoration on faience in Varages, painting workshop ...

Links :
House of the Truffle
Donkey bone rides
Abbey of Thoronet
Cap Provence Verte
Museum of Faience Varages
Horse riding
Chateauvert Art Center