Tourrettes tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Tourrettes in Var

Visit Tourrettes: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Tourrettes on map of France

France This Way comment: The small village of Tourrettes is one of several perched villages in the Pays de Fayence region of Provence

This page features a summary of highlights near Tourrettes that you might like to explore. For detailed visitor information see the Tourrettes travel guide

Tourrettes is situated in the Var (Provence region) in the south-east of France at 84 km from Toulon, the department capital. (General information: Tourrettes is 671 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fayence at 1 km and Callian at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tourrettes, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Var

Map of places to visit near Tourrettes and location information

More information about Tourrettes & region

Detailed Tourrettes tourist guide

Var (local department)

Provence (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Tourrettes

Local markets

  • Fayence: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (1km)
  • Peymeinade: market Monday (14km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (14km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (18km)
  • Le Muy: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Roquebrune-sur-Argens: market Friday (21km)
  • Mandelieu-la-Napoule: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Frejus: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (21km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Tourrettes, 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 Tourrettes and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

aquarium Marineland d'Antibes (34km)

Grand sites of France Gorges du Verdon (30km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Seillans (5km); Gourdon (25km); Tourtour (33km); Gassin (45km); Moustiers (46km)

National Monuments Frejus Cathedral cloisters (22km); Thoronet Abbey (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Grimaud (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs Verdon (43km)

Churches or other religious monuments Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (21km); Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (23km); Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (26km); Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (37km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (18km); Parc du château de la Napoule (22km); Le Vallon du Brec (33km); Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (34km); Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Grasse (18km)

Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (9km); Barrage de Chaudanne (28km); Lac de Castillon (31km); Barrage de Castillon (31km); Baou de Saint-Jeannet (38km); Lac de Sainte-Croix (45km); Massif des Maures (46km); Cascade de Gairaut (46km)

Towns of Art and history Frejus (22km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Cannes (26km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Fréjus (17km); Parc Phœnix (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tourrettes

Canton: Fayence

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83440

Distance to Tourrettes

from Toulon (prefecture): 84 km

from Paris: 671 km

from Calais: 892 km

from Nice: 46 km

from Bordeaux: 595 km

from Strasbourg: 557 km

Getting here

Tourrettes 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 Tourrettes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Tourrettes): Callian, Fayence, Montauroux and Seillans.

This page in French: Visitez Tourrettes

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