The village of Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, a place of warm reception, tradition and pilgrimage, is built between sky and sea, where the Rhone meets the Mediterranean Sea. Les Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer rises as the capital of the Camargue for those who fall in love with this region, bewitched by its wild beauty, its culture and its lively and authentic traditions… The church built between the 9th and 12th centuries. The tower is visible from as far as 10 km inland. It is a true fortress, also served as a refuge for the inhabitants of the city.