Mandelieu Sport by Nature

An extraordinary environment. Mandelieu is a real playground for sporting holidays on the Côte d'Azur!

Surrounded by the Mediterranean, the foothills of Esterel and the Tanneron massif; crossed by the small coastal river – La Siagne– whose banks are landscaped and punctuated with parks, gardens and sports areas, this area is ideal for practicing all types of sports!

As for hiking, the Tourist Office offers hiking trips throughout the year alongside accompanying guides and experts in geology or botany thanks to whom you can discover its “kingful” trails or its secret walks!


In addition and to discover Mandelieu and its wonderful sites and panoramas independently, the Tourist Office now offers 2 brochures for walking and cycling enthusiasts. Sale price: 5 euros directly at the Tourist Office.

Discover our hiking trails below!

« The 15 most beautiful hikes from Mandelieu!« .

New! Brochure The 15 most beautiful bike routes in Mandelieu.

Cycling is in the spotlight in Mandelieu thanks to this brand new brochure dedicated to the fifteen exceptional cycling tours departing from Mandelieu. Soon on sale at the Tourist Office Welcome Desk – 5 euros.

Did you know? In addition to structuring developments such as EuroVélo8, the development of cycle paths, equipment, technical terminals and inflation stations installed in the City, the cycling events calendar is rolling out with two flagship events in particular: Race Across France et GRAAALP but also a number of local actions carried out by the City and Territorial Communities.


Mandelieu-La Napoule is a seaside resort which offers around thirty leisure water activities to practice from its beaches.

So many activities to reconnect with nature, by the sea! Diving, rowing, long coast, sailing, swimming, water skiing, wake boarding, wake surfing, paddle, pedal boat, catamaran, kite surfing, efoil…. Fun, sharing, memories for a successful holiday!

One of the key places of the Destination is its Nautical Center: “The Sails of Lérins” which offers multiple boats, for young and old and for all levels. In addition to the classic activities (kayak, windsurfing, kite, paddle, catamaran, e-foil...), you can also learn or practice new disciplines such as wing sup or the windfoil, for new sensations!

More information: Municipal Nautical Center of Mandelieu-La Napoule: Les Voiles de Lérins. Such. : 04 92 97 30 77.

Personalized nautical bases et diving centers also offer boat rentals and services to enjoy various activities on the sea.
For pleasure, let yourself be tempted by renting a boat at sea or by a gentle electric boat ride on the Siagne. Mandelieu-La Napoule, a nautical destination!

Nautical Activities Mandelieu

Diving in Mandelieu

The Mediterranean is obviously the other area to invest in to be as close as possible to marine fauna and flora.

Two diving centers are open all year round in Mandelieu-La Napoule and offer the opportunity to discover more than 40 multilevel sites and sheltered from the prevailing winds by the Lérins Islands and the Estérel Massif: dry areas, drop-offs, caves and wrecks.

Diving Mandelieu

Rowing in Mandelieu

The Rowing Club of Mandelieu, historic rowing club.

Based on the Siagne canal, its proximity to the sea offers competitive rowers as well as those in the leisure or school sections the possibility of progressing in particularly pleasant surroundings. It is also possible to rent oars or to register for a personalized initiation.

Rowing Mandelieu


Sport-health par excellence and multi-generational.

This practice is affiliated with the French Hiking Federation. In Mandelieu-La Napoule, it's Alison who takes care of discovering water walking!
Accessible all year round.

Longe Côte Mandelieu


MTB Mandelieu
Red Bull Campo Mandelieu

Bicycle tourism

From Mandelieu-La Napoule, cycle tourism for all.

Enthusiasts can climb the demanding ascent of the Grand Duc towards Tanneron, unroll the legs on the eternal Corniche d'Or or go back to the old one National road 7 which borders the Mediterranean.

The Eurovelo 8 is an ambitious program to link the foothills of the Pyrenees to the foot of the Alps. About 800km from one end of the Mediterranean arc to the other, practicable all year round to discover in slow tourism mode from Cadiz to Izmir, 11 countries crossed by bike! Mandelieu-La Napoule is now one of the stages on this itinerary!

Mandelieu Bike

Mountain biking

What characterizes Mandelieu-La Napoule is the wide variety of tracks and trails suitable for all mountain biking practices and levels.

All year round, coastal hikes with pronounced reliefs with plunging views of the sea are open. In winter, descents in the middle of flowering mimosas are real training tracks for enduro champions. These tracks are frequented each year by many bicycle manufacturers who come to test their equipment there. We regularly meet Loïc Bruni, multiple times holder of the title of World Champion for his winter preparation and his product tests. Finally, different levels of routes, from expert DH or XC, to family outings, not forgetting routes adapted to Gravel and eBikes, make it an essential destination for the practice of these disciplines.

MTB Mandelieu

Mandelieu hike

Running, Triathlon, Trail

From classic Sunday running to the physical performance of triathlons, Mandelieu is an ideal training ground.

The most seasoned athletes testify to this, the variety of terrain, the multiplicity of courses are recognized internationally. A unifying Club in Mandelieu-La Napoule: the ProTeam Sports includes high-level athletes.
Event organizers choose Mandelieu-La Napoule and the calendar is marked by international sporting events.

Running Mandelieu

TEnnis and Padel

Mandelieu-La Napoule offers tennis courts and paddle accessible to our visitors: on a course or for a simple sporting event…

golf Courses

To learn more about Old Course Golf and the Riviera Golf Barbossi.