Water Sports/Fishing – the 7 km long
Lac de St Cassien, 17 kms from Seillans, is a
beautiful setting to hire a pedaloe, canoe, wind surfer or to fish for carp
and pike. Afterwards it is a great place for a swim or a picnic.
Tennis – there are public tennis courts in Seillans and Fayence.
Fayence’s gliding school
has an international reputation and is open all year round.
Tel – 33 (0)4 94760068
Fax – 33 (0)4 94841481
Hang Gliding and Paragliding – the Var is a popular region for hang
gliding and paragliding due to the climate and the multitude of hills and
mountains. Two locations near to Seillans are:
Gourdon, near Grasse, 45 kms from Seillans.
-Azur Vol Libre, Bar-sur-Loup, near Grasse, 41 kms from Seillans
Tel/Fax – 33 – (0)4 93 094454
Rafting/Hiking – the impressive
Gorges Du Verdon, are approximately 60 kms from
Seillans, and present the opportunity to participate in rafting, climbing and
Beaches – less than an hour by car there are public beaches at
Cannes, Antibes, St Raphael, Frejus and Nice.
Skiing - Two major ski resorts,
are approximately a two-hour drive from Seillans
Further details on activities on the Riviera can be found on the
Cote d’Azur website