Saint Cyr Sur Mer is a popular coastal resort, situated on the Mediterranean coast of the Var department, within the Provence-Cote d’Azur region of south eastern France. Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Saint Cyr Sur Mer will discover that there is a great choice of self catering rental accommodation here. The choice of accommodation is of course determined by the budget available. There are studio apartments and small townhouses suitable for a more modest budget, or villas with pools and spacious cottages, or gites, for those with more euros to spend.
Saint Cyr Sur Mer is the perfect escape for holidaymakers looking for a quiet seaside retreat, away from the crowds of some of the busier South of France resorts. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Saint Cyr Sur Mer will discover that the resort actually comprises of two distinct hamlets. Les Lecques is the most popular with tourists, boasting a mile long sandy beach, lined by a few select cafés, bars and restaurants. Les Lecques is the perfect place for tourists to enjoy watersports, scuba diving, or to simply bathe in the warm Mediterranean sea.
The second hamlet, La Madrague is a small working port, the ideal place for visitors to watch the comings and goings of local fishermen, or to embark on a boat cruise, to explore the region’s pretty coastline.
Travellers spending their holidays in Saint Cyr Sur Mer will discover that the resort is well placed to explore this stretch of Provencal coastline. A scenic coastal path, which leads to the larger town of Bandol, some 5 miles away, is popular with the more energetic tourists. Golf enthusiasts will find the 18 hole Fregate Golf Course, situated just off the coastal path, the ideal place to improve their handicap.
Within Saint Cyr Sur Mer, the replica Statue of Liberty, which was donated to the
town by the sculptor of the larger and better known one to be found in New York, dominates the town square. The Museum of Tauroentum, which displays an extensive range of artefacts from the Roman site of the same name, is another popular draw for visitors spending their holidays in Saint Cyr Sur Mer.
Visitors thinking of spending their holidays in Saint Cyr Sur Mer will discover that this region of southern France enjoys a warm Mediterranean climate. Summers tend to be warm and predominantly dry, with temperatures frequently reaching the early 30s degrees Celsius. The majority of the average annual rainfall of 21 inches falls in the winter months, when temperatures average around 12 degrees Celsius.
Travellers deciding to spend their holidays in Saint Cur Sur Mer will find that the largest choice of flights from the UK are to Marseilles-Provence Airport (MRS). These airlines include British Airways, easyJet and Ryanair, departing from several UK airports, including London Gatwick (LGW), Edinburgh (EDI) and Bristol (BRS).