Saint Cezaire sur Siagne is a charming village set up in the hills above Cannes within easy driving distance of Grasse which is renowned for its perfume production. The village is nicely self contained and there are a number of shops catering for everyday needs including a couple of hair dressers.
There are also good restaurant and café facilities including a lovely outdoor café overlooking the village fountain. A pretty public gardens overlooks the spectacular hills behind Saint Cezaire which has a medieval quarter and a very pretty old washing area. Down in the valley runs the beautiful river Saigne and nearby is the beautiful Lac de Saint Cassien.
The nearby Grottes de St Cezaire is billed as a journey to the centre of the earth and makes for a good outing if you enjoy spectacular stalagmite and stalactite formations. There is a handsome 12th century church of roman origins which is also of interest.
This is wonderful walking country and there are many well marked pathways. During the summer there is a comprehensive program of entertainment in the village including organized walks, tennis, riding and of course boules. Various live bands also visit during the main summer period as do evening markets.
Saint Cezaire sur Siagne Travel
Saint Cezaire sur Siagne is about one hours drive from Nice airport (NCE) which is very well serviced with direct flights from all over the world, and for self drive holiday makers you can take the motorway nearly all the way.
Saint Cezaire sur Siagne Weather
The climate in Saint Cezaire sur Siagne is just what you want for a family holiday in a villa with pool anytime from April to October, it is warm and sunny with very little rain and not too hot at night.