A mix of styles.
The interior of the Cathédrale Saint-Marie de la Seds, reworked on several occasions, has retained a simple Gothic ribbed vault. A Baroque altar in marble and stucco was created by Christophe Veyrier, nephew and pupil of Pierre Puget.
See the many 17th and 18th-century paintings and the walnut pulpit by Toulon sculptors Hubac and Sénéquier.
Feel healthy from within.
Nowadays, it's often necessary to take steps to safeguard our health and well-being, yet many of us want to avoid drugs which can do serious harm. Homeopathy and natural medicine show us that there are natural ways of healing the body.
Wellness and Nature Days is a fair which responds to a real demand. You can find health and beauty products, you can relax with various forms of relaxation (massage, reflexology, relaxation therapy) and get professional advice on your personal development or stress management. Conferences are also organized as part of the programme. A great way to get fit and healthy in mind and body.
Seven hectares for tourism.
Covering more than seven hectares, the île de Bendor lies opposite the small commune of Bandol. It only takes seven minutes to make the crossing from the Bandol docks.
Since the 1950s this little island has been the property of the Paul Ricard family. The island is even sometimes called "Ile Ricard" and is one of the region's tourist hotspots. It is a great place for nature walks and relaxing with a cold drink, perhaps a Ricard…
A collection of votives.
At the heart of the town of Hyères, on the place Saint-Paul, admire the Romanesque Saint-Paul collegial. Listed as a historic monument since 1992, the Saint-Paul collegial houses a collection of votives: J.-H.'s cart accident Rimbaud in Hyères (1834), P.'s request for healing Sidaure in Hyères (1838) and Alphonse Bret à Hyères's request for healing (1833).
Treasures from the Var region.
The Saint-Paul church in Hyères is a building that mixes Romanesque style and primitive Gothic from the 13th century. Behind the facade, the church hides beautiful treasures: an organ from 1878, a stone alter piece, a painting representing Saint Véronique and the Christ, listed as a Historic Monument, a Virgin Mary with child in marble, from the first quarter of the 19th century, created by Félicie de Fauveau and a statue of Christ on the cross from the 17th century.