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Les Mayons is a tiny but pleasant village in the south-eastern France. It is a community in the Var subdivision of the Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur district. It is situated in the Maures forest and is safeguarded by the revered Grandfather Chestnut Tree. This tree was planted in the Middle Ages. It lies in the center of the Massif des Maures and and nature reserves of the Maures plain. The village is situated close to the St Tropez and Le Luc. It is expanded over an area of 28.86sq.km. The village is considered to be siliceous Provence that has abundance of cork oaks, Chestnut trees and pine trees. Climbing up any of the hills in the village, you can have a wonderful view from the Mediterranean Sea to the Alps. The village is supposed to be created by “bousquetiers“. They were the people working in the forest around. The village is surrounded by chestnut trees and cork oaks.

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Les Mayons 

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3 5 141 m2

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History

In the history of the village, the Battle of Tourtour in 973 is very much important. In this battle, the Christian forces of William I of Provence won over the Andalusi bandits based at Fraxinetum. Similarly, Operation Romeo is also important in the history of this city. It was in fact the French World War II commando operation. In this battle, the German missiles at the top of Cap Negre were disabled by the French Commandos under the supervision of the Lieutenant Colonel Georges-Régis Bouvet. This operation was carried out just before the Operation Dragoon. Another great battle took place in the city during 842. It was the Battle of the Bridge of Cornellana. It took place amid the forces of Nepocian and Ramiro. The latter was a kinsman of the dead king. The Nepocian was defeated during this battle.

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Population

Les Mayons has a total population of 610 inhabitants according to 2006 census. Its population density is 21persq.km.

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Climate

Due to more rainfall in winter season, the village enjoys a mild, warm and temperate climate. Here the climate is categorized into Csb type in view of the Koppen and Geiger classification system. The city has an average temperature of 13.9 °C. During the month of July, the temperature reaches the peak limits at an average of 21.6 °C. That’s why it is considered to be hottest month of the year. Contrasting with this, the month of January is the coldest one as it has the least temperature with an average at 7.1 °C. There is variation of around 14.5 °C in the average temperatures around the year. The annual average rainfall in the city is 773mm. Maximum rainfall is received during the month of November with an average of 103mm. Hence it is the wettest month of the year. In comparison to this, the month of July is the driest one as it receives minimum amount of rainfall averaging 13mm. There is difference of 90mm of rainfall amid the wettest and the driest months. For more details about the climate follow this link Climate

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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, French

Domaine de la Fouquette
Domaine de la Fouquette

Bonne Chère, 83340 Les Mayons, France

+33 4 94 73 08 45

http://www.domainedelafouquette.com

Mediterranean, French

Le Jeanseb
Le Jeanseb

Route Mayons, 83340 Le Luc, France

+33 4 94 60 70 90

http://www.lejeansebtraiteur.fr

Mediterranean, Italian

LE BÉRENGOUSTAIN
LE BÉRENGOUSTAIN

Rue Grande, 83340 Les Mayons, France

+33 4 94 99 59 12

http://www.bar-leberengoustain.fr

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