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Mandelieu - La Napoule

The sea, the beaches and the cicadas

Mandelieu - La NapouleLocated right next to Cannes, Mandelieu-La Napoule offers different landscapes: Wednesday, forests of mimosa, villas, buildings and marinas, golf courses, airport and ports for pleasure. The city is bisected by the Siagne (the lower part was built for navigation), which empties into the Gulf of Napoule. The city is served by the A8 highway and is 35 minutes from the international airport of Nice-Cote d'Azur.

The activity of Mandelieu-La Napoule is focused on tourism (holiday villages, hotels, casino ...). The municipality is thus well equipped to sites and recreational facilities: sandy beaches, golf courses, gym, tennis, sailing, rowing basin, mountain biking, hiking and so on ... Known for its Mimosa Festival, the international rowing (August) and a festival of comics, Mandelieu-La Napoule offering a wide range of cultural activities and sports. Mandelieu is also involved in the Airport of Cannes - Mandelieu platform hosting planes and private jets, helicopters and high-tech firms in aeronautics. It habrite partially Space Center Cannes Mandelieu, the first industrial enterprise in the Alpes-Maritimes.

Château de la NapouleWhen you stroll in Mandelieu-La Napoule, you can climb the San Peyre, a volcanic hill overlooking the Gulf of la Napoule and become a nature park department.
Also visit the castle of la Napoule, built in the fourteenth century, renovated and transformed the twentieth century by the Americans Henry and Marie Clews. With their fortune, the couple restored the buildings and build more from scratch, bringing their own personal touch (Henry was a sculptor). The gardens were also constructed. Founded in 1951 by Marie Clews, the Association of Art de La Napoule Memorial Henry Clews made the castle a place of international cultural exchanges, including the organisation of seminars, exhibitions, concerts and performances plus a residency program for artists.

Golf à MandelieuIn addition to all nautical pleasures of the resort, countless fragrant walks to be done in the hills of Provence, you can also enjoy golf at Cannes-Mandelieu.

One was created on the seafront in 1891 - Its a 18 holes (Old Course) and 9 holes (Grand Duke). And we got the chance that Mandelieu - La Napoule create a second golf, the Riviera Golf, in the late 80 (18 holes).

Finally, for those who will have the chance to visit Mandelieu-La Napoule in February, you will have the pleasure to attend the Feast of Mimosa, a splendid celebration and inevitable, with a corso flowered beauty! This festival is very famous

Pictures of Mandelieu - La Napoule

Mandelieu et les Alpes en arrière-plan San Peyre La Siagne à Mandelieu

Around Mandelieu - La Napoule

Cannes - Grasse - Nice - Antibes Juan les Pins - Iles de Lérins - Côte d'Azur - Beaulieu sur Mer - Saint Jean Cap Ferrat - Villefranche sur Mer - Vallauris Golfe-Juan - Vence - Saint Paul de Vence - Cagnes sur Mer

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