Domaine du Rayol, The Mediterranean Garden

Remarkable garden

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Domaine du Rayol is a protected natural area of ​​20 ha, property of the Conservatoire du littoral, located at Rayol-Canadel-sur-Mer, at the foot of the Massif des Maures and facing the islands of Hyères, in the Var, between Le Lavandou and Saint-Tropez. Landscaper Gilles Clément designed The Mediterranean Garden, an invitation to travel through the Mediterranean landscapes of the world (California, Chile, South Africa, Australia, Mediterranean Basin, Canaries) and landscapes with a more arid or subtropical climate (Mexico , Asia, New Zealand, subtropical America).

"To discover this garden is to feel some of the emotions experienced by a botanist explorer who surveys the planet!"

The Domaine du Rayol offers you: exhibitions, guided tours "discovery", thematic tours, activities for families, workshops-training, celebration of seasonal changes, festival of plants, marine trail and musical evenings (classical music and Mediterranean) in summer .

On site you will also find a place to eat at the "Café des Jardiniers", a specialized bookshop and an ecological nursery.
Accueil des personnes en situation de handicap
  • Vertical signage of parking spaces
  • Absence of slope > 5%
  • WC + grab handle + adequate space to move
  • Reserved space 330 cm wide < 100 m from the site
  • Absence of steps
  • Site, building partially accessible
  • Lift (80 x 130 cm) and door >= 77 cm
  • Reception desk between 70-80 cm high
Tourisme d'affaires
3 salles de réunion
80 personnes maximum
3 salles modulables
Type de réception
Family Reception/drinks reception
Video projector
Paper board
Wifi in room
Speaker pulpit
Restaurant on site
Accommodation in the close vicinity
Salles de réunion
Disposition Classroom room U-shape
Salle du Levant
Capacité maximum : 80 personnes
Superficie : 57m²
80 personnes 28 personnes
Disposition Classroom room U-shape
Salle Port-Cros
Capacité maximum : 22 personnes
Superficie : 30m²
22 personnes 16 personnes
Disposition Classroom room
Salle du bastidon
Capacité maximum : 16 personnes
Superficie : 16m²
16 personnes
Holiday checks Parking Restaurant Seminar

  • Free entry for children < 6 years.
    Group rate available for > 15 people.

    Annual subscription to the Garden (for unlimited access to Domaine du Rayol during 365 days from date to date):
    - Adult: 30 €
    - 6-17 years old: 11 €

    Audioguide (in French / English / Deutsch):
    - € 2.50 per audioguide.

  • Booking Direct
    04 98 04 44 00
    Booking Direct
  • Home school groups
  • Students
  • Special rate for large families
  • Special rate for disabled people
  • Groups
  • Special rate for jobseekers
  • Taille groupe minimum : 15
  • Village 2 km away
  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Parking
  • Public WC
  • Car park
  • Defibrillator
  • Meeting room
  • Restaurant
  • Tourist information
  • Educational visits
  • Tour free of charge
  • Themed tour
  • Tourist brochures
  • Booking of general amenities
  • Room hire
  • Shop
  • Restaurant
  • Guided tours
  • Bank/credit card
  • Cheque
  • Chèques Vacances
  • Cash
Domaine du Rayol, Le Jardin des Méditerranées
Avenue Jacques Chirac
(anciennement Avenue des Belges)
83820 Rayol-Canadel-sur-Mer
Sur place

From 01/01 to 31/12/2021, daily between 9.30 am and 6.30 pm.
Closed exceptionally on December 25th.
The closing time varies according to the seasons:
> January, February, March, November, December: 17h30
> April, May, June, September, October: 18h30
> July, August: 19h30.