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Tourrettes tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Tourrettes in Var

Visit Tourrettes: Highlights and Tourist Information

IMPORTANT: this page features a summary of local highlights.
For detailed visitor information see Tourrettes travel guide

Location: 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: these 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 tourism: selected places to visit and attractions

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

photo of Fayence
Fayence 1km
photo of Callian
Callian 4km
photo of Montauroux
Montauroux 5km
photo of Seillans
Seillans 5km
photo of Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne
Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne 8km
photo of Bagnols-en-Foret
Bagnols-en-Foret 9km
photo of Tanneron
Tanneron 14km
photo of Bargeme
Bargeme 16km
photo of Massif de l'Esterel
Massif de l'Esterel 16km
photo of Grasse
Grasse 18km
photo of Pegomas
Pegomas 18km
photo of Mandelieu-la-Napoule
Mandelieu-la-Napoule 21km
photo of Draguignan
Draguignan 21km
photo of Frejus
Frejus 22km
photo of Roquebrune-sur-Argens
Roquebrune-sur-Argens 22km

Map of places to visit near Tourrettes and location information

Photos taken within 10 km

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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)
  • Saint-Raphael: market Tuesday & Monday (23km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (25km)
  • Les Arcs: market Thursday (25km)
  • Le Cannet: market Tuesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Cannes: market Monday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Cannes: market every day except Monday (26km)
  • Vallauris: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (28km)
  • Castellane: market Saturday (29km)
  • Lorgues: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Antibes: market Wednesday & every day except Monday (34km)
  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (36km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (39km)
  • Puget-Theniers: market Sunday (40km)
  • Le Luc: market Friday (41km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (43km)
  • Moustiers: market Friday (46km)
  • Gonfaron: market Thursday (48km)

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); 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)

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); Massif des Maures (46km)

Towns of Art and history Frejus (22km)

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

zoo or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Fréjus (17km)

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

Close by

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

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.

This page in French: Visitez Tourrettes

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