La Garde Freinet - La Croix et le Fort-Freinet

Pedestrian sports - Hiking itinerary

La Garde-Freinet
Discover this archaeological site of the Fort-Freinet, fortified village from the 12th until the 16th Centuries. Hike 1
Registered as a natural exceptional site, the ancient medieval village is situated above the present village.
The Fort-Freinet and the cross on the neighbouring hill offer a magnificent view over the village, the plain and the mountains of the Maures, the Bay of Saint-Tropez.
The walk is to avoid with rain or windy weather, the path is steep and difficult and meant for experienced hikers. 5steep slopes, crossings, rocky peaks) Be careful !
Histoire, culture et patrimoine

Old medieval village of Fort Freinet

Conseils pour le photographe

Beautiful viewpoint

  • Free access.

  • Walkers/hikers
  • Level red – hard
  • In the country
  • Mountain location
  • French
  • Pets welcome
  • Gradient : 100 m
  • 3 km
  • 90 min
  • Altitude maximum : 450 m
  • Passages délicats : blue markers : steep slopes red markers : very steep parts, crossings, rocky peaks
  • Balisage : blue or red, depending on the difficulty
  •   Rock Ground Grit Not suitable for strollers
  • TOP 25 IGN 3545
La Garde Freinet - La Croix et le Fort-Freinet
Chapelle Saint Jean
RD 558
83680 La Garde-Freinet

All year round.
Subject to favorable weather.