Discover the Dracénie: a magnificent region of Provence

La Dracénie: the destination of choice for your next holiday

If you don't know the Dracénie and are intrigued by the region, you've come to the right place! Here's a presentation to whet your appetite and discover one of the region's most exclusive addresses.

What is the Dracénie?

The Dracénie, also known as the Dracénie Provence Verdon Agglomération, is the former Communauté d'Agglomération Dracénoise. It comprises twenty-three municipalities in the Var, including some of the most beautiful in the south of France, such as Les Arcs, Flayosc, Bargème, Châteaudouble, Montferrat, Salernes, Sillans-la-Cascade and many more.

La Dracénie, an ideal location in the heart of Provence

The Dracénoise conurbation enjoys a privileged location in the heart of Provence. This makes it the perfect destination for a holiday, whether on your own, as a couple, with your family or even with friends. Accessible, the Dracénie is located halfway between the region's three largest cities, namely : Aix-en-Provence, Marseille, Nice and Toulon.

What's more, several major tourist sites are located close to the Dracénie, offering locals and holidaymakers alike the chance to enjoy countless activities. There's never a dull moment for young and old alike, and this is one of the reasons why the Dracénie is a favourite destination for many French and international travellers.

What to visit in Dracénie?

The Dracénie is a surprising area with a rich natural, architectural and historical heritage. Among the sites that attract hundreds of visitors every year are the Gulf of Saint-Tropez, the Côte d'Azur and the Verdon and its famous Gorges. All are within a few dozen minutes' drive of the various towns and villages in the area.

The best things to do in Dracénie

The Dranénie is so popular because of the many activities and discoveries it offers.

It's an idyllic destination for lovers of hiking and natural landscapes. The panoramic views are breathtaking, with over 200km of signposted footpaths. You can also cycle here to discover the Dracénois countryside at a different pace.

The Dracénie region has also been awarded the Vignobles & Découvertes label. There are a number of sites designed to offer unforgettable visits to wine tourism and the curious.

At the same time, one of the most beautiful sites in the region is none other than the Sillans waterfall. There's no way you can pass through the Dracénie without taking the time to admire its immense beauty. If you like water sports, there are plenty of places where you can go paddling, canoeing, kayaking and much more.

Stay at a wine estate and discover the Dracénie region

Accommodation in the Dracénie offers travellers the chance to immerse themselves fully in a warm, authentic setting. The region has a wide range of hotels to welcome visitors in the best possible conditions. Among the most exclusive establishments in Dracénie, Château de Berne and its vineyards.

Why stay at Château de Berne on your holiday?

When you choose Château de Berne for your holiday, you're guaranteed to choose an exceptional place to put down your suitcases for the duration of your stay in the Dracénie region. A must-see in Provence and the Var department, the estate has everything you could wish for.

Set in the heart of an immensely beautiful vineyard, the estate comprises a 5-star Relais et Châteaux hotelThe hotel offers a range of accommodation options. You can stay in tastefully decorated luxury rooms, magnificent suites or even exclusive villas.

But that's not all: you can also discover a place full of calm and pleasure, where you'll be welcomed like no other. This is the An exceptional spa of the estate.

Château de Berne also boasts a number of prestigious restaurants, including a Michelin star. Here, talented chefs will serve up Provençal dishes to delight your taste buds and eyes.


If you're intrigued by the Dracénie, you now know a little more about this wonderful region. When organising your stay, choosing the hotel where you will be staying is one of the most important factors. To make sure you get the room or suite of your dreams, don't hesitate to contact Château de Berne on 04 94 60 48 81 to make a reservation.