It was established as a medieval city, and later became a popular spa town.
Today, Saint Raphael is known for its rocky and well-kept beaches, harbor, maritime activities, and downtown area.
People Born in Saint Raphael
Saint Raphael in People's Lives
Napoleon Bonaparte: After returning from my Egyptian campaign in 1799, I docked in the bordering town of Frejus, and also spent a few days in this town. I arranged for a pyramid to be built here in commemoration of my expedition.