Signes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Signes in Var



Visit Signes: highlights and tourist information

Signes is situated in the Var (Provence region) in the south-east of France at 20 km from Toulon, the department capital. (General information: Signes is 675 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume at 18 km and Toulon at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Signes, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Signes. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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Plan your visit to Signes

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More information about Signes & region

Markets in and near Signes

Local markets

  • Le Beausset: market Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Gareoult: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Saint Cyr sur Mer: market Sunday (17km)
  • Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Cuers: market Friday (18km)
  • Bandol: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Auriol: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Brignoles: market Saturday (21km)
  • La Garde: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Aubagne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (23km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Signes, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Signes and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France Montagne Sainte-Victoire (33km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Tourtour (49km)

National Monuments Thoronet Abbey (38km); Chateau d'If (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Saint Cyr sur Mer (17km); Ollioules (17km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (41km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin d’Elie Alexis (11km); Jardin de Baudouvin (20km); Domaine d'Orvès (20km); Parc municipal du Mugel (25km); Parc Saint Bernard (29km); Parc Olbius Riquier (29km); Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (29km); Le Plantier de Costebelle (30km); Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (35km); Parc du 26e Centenaire (37km); Jardin de la Magalone (38km); Parc Longchamp (38km); Parc Borély (38km); Jardin d'Albertas (40km); Jardin d'Eguilles (51km); Jardin du château de Val Joanis (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Aix-en-Provence (42km)

Sites of natural beauty Massif de la Sainte-Baume (9km); Mont Faron (17km); Cap Sicié (25km); Cap Sicié (25km); Parc du Mugel (25km); Calanque de Figuerolles (25km); Cap Canaille (27km); Cap Canaille (Cassis) (27km); Calanque (36km); Massif des Maures (43km); Lac de Quinson (47km)

Amusement park / theme park OK Corral (13km)

Towns of Art and history Marseille (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Sanary-sur-Mer (20km); Hyeres (29km); Bormes-les-Mimosas (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo du Mont Faron (17km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Signes

Canton: Beausset

Arrondissement: Toulon

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83870

Distance to Signes

from Toulon (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 675 km

from Calais: 904 km

from Nice: 123 km

from Bordeaux: 542 km

from Strasbourg: 607 km

Getting here

Signes is in the south-east of France. Most visitors fly into the airports at Nice or Toulon. To drive from the channel ports allow about 11 hours driving time. For driving distances to Signes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found no other towns and villages within 6 kilometres of Signes.

This page in French: Visitez Signes