Unlock the captivating history of Bormes les Mimosas with a visit to its enchanting village! Every Saturday and Sunday, all year round at 3 pm, gather in front of the Tourist Office for an immersive journey through time. Our knowledgeable guide, Fabienne, a true native of Bormes, possesses an intimate understanding of every nook and cranny of the village. Brace yourself for a thrilling exploration of its hidden stories!

Discover the Secrets Within the Village…

Within the medieval village, as you meander through its narrow alleys and winding lanes, witness the magical essence of this place. Envision knights hastening through these ancient stone streets, making their way to the lord’s castle for heartfelt conversations! Ascend to the castle’s esplanade and be rewarded with awe-inspiring panoramic views of Bormes and its picturesque surroundings.

Agenda Bormes les Mimosas

Fabienne will reveal intriguing tales, sharing that the rampart, visible from the Place du Poulid Cantoun above and Rue Carnot below, dates back to the 12th century. She’ll lead you to the cemetery of the Saint-François chapel, regaling you with stories of the Patron Saint who saved Bormes from the ravages of the plague. Pass through the cuberts, the hidden passages beneath houses that allowed for easy access and storage of essential provisions such as wheat and animal feed during winter. For an hour and a half, prepare to be immersed in the captivating past and the timeless beauty of Bormes les Mimosas.


Unveiling the Artists of Bormes

In addition to this remarkable historical journey, make sure to visit the Museum of History and Art (MHAB) where you’ll encounter the works of renowned 19th-century painters who found inspiration in Bormes. Marvel at the masterpieces of visionaries like Henri Edmond Cross and Jean-Charles Cazin, and witness their artistic interpretations of this captivating destination.

Plan Your Visit

The tours operate with a minimum of two participants. Alternatively, you can reserve a private tour in advance directly at the Tourist Office. Immerse yourself in the rich history of Bormes les Mimosas and let its secrets unfold before your eyes. Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to delve into the vibrant tapestry of this remarkable village.


Tarifs Min. Max.
Full price
8 €

Les horaires

Opening hours from 01 July to 31 August 2024
Thursday Opens at 17h30
Saturday Opens at 17h30
Sunday Opens at 17h30
Opening hours from 01 September to 31 December 2024
Saturday Opens at 15h
Sunday Opens at 15h
Opening hours from 01 January to 30 June 2025
Saturday Opens at 15h
Sunday Opens at 15h

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