Activities in Sainte-Maxime

Things to do near Sainte-Maxime

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Bike rental

– Vélo’Max. 24, Avenue de Lattre de Tassigny. 83120 Sainte-Maxime, phone: +33 4 94 81 87 67
– Ada Holiday Bikes Somada. 16 Boulevard Frederic Mistral. 83120 Sainte-Maxime, phone: +33 9 73 31 22 57
– Rent bike Location. 15, Rue Magali. 83120 Sainte-Maxime, phone: +33 4 94 43 98 07


For golf players, Sainte-Maxime is a destination pur sang. At La Nartelle you will find the slightly higher Golf de Sainte-Maxime. Golf de Beauvallon is located by the sea, more in the direction of Saint Tropez. The golf courses of Saint Endreol and Golf de Roquebrune are also a short drive away.


In the middle of the old center of Sainte-Maxime you will find different types of shops. There are nice boutiques, but also many souvenir shops, mainly aimed at tourists. Many types of markets are also held in the town almost daily. There are special fruit and vegetable markets, but also markets with clothes, flowers and plants, and there is even an art market.


In terms of nature, Sainte-Maxime has a very privileged location with the Massif des Maures and Esterel mountains very close. The nature reserve Les Étangs de Villepey near Saint Aygulf is a widely protected walking and cycling area with a wide range of flora and fauna. Discover the beautiful nature and enjoy the many bird species, including pink flamingos, swans and ducks. Hikers can follow the beautiful route Le Chemin des Douaniers, which leads with rocky coves and beautiful bays along 11 km of coast. On the following site you will find a number of beautiful walking routes around Sainte-Maxime: Click here


Les Elephants de mer JetSki: Avenue du Croiseur Léger le Malin, 83120 +33494193913 Click here for more information.

Cheval de mer: jetski’s en flyboards: Avenue Général Touzet du Vigier 83120 Sainte-Maxime, +33 6 77 82 34 17. Click here for more information.

Paddle boarding

Plage de la Nartelle, Sainte Maxime. Restaurant le Wyc has a number of paddle boards that you can rent. Highly recommended after a relaxed lunch at le Wyc to reserve a few sunbeds and to rent a paddle board.

Dive center

Ketos Professional diving school that organizes diving trips in the area from the port of Sainte-Maxime. They have 20 years of experience! The diving school owns two boats and takes you to discover the underwater world of Sainte-Maxime. Phone : +33 6 11 52 40 50. Click here for more information.


In high season you can take the boat to Saint-Tropez or Port Cros-Porque from the port of Sainte-Maxime or Les Issambres. In low season, this boat only departs from Sainte-Maxime; Click here for the website. Phone +33 4 94 49 29 39.

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