Authentic Provencal village!
La Cadiere d’Azur in the south-west of the Var, is a perched village very close to the Mediterranean which has kept its Provencal authenticity.
Panoramic views discovered when the sky is blue, the countryside and the lush vineyards in the distance, the mountainous area of the Sainte Baume. Its fog-free brightness has been immortalized by many famous painters Lucien FONTANOROSA Andre FAVORY Robert LEMERCIER Andre LOTHE …
The exceptional location of this medieval city, overlooking the hills and the geographical capital of the protected winemaking area called “Bandol”.
Did you know?
La Cadiere d’Azur, a place of discovery
It was in La Cadiere d’Azur that we discovered the thrust layers which were at the origin of the continental drift theory.
Where does the name of the town come from?
The name of the village would have two origins.
One idea is that the name comes from the oil yielding tree used to make cade (juniper).
The other idea is that it comes from the word which signifies Provencal chair.