Location: Tourves is situated in the Var (Provence region) in the south-east of France at 32 km from Toulon, the department capital. (General information: Tourves is 665 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume at 7 km from Tourves
Popular places to visit nearby: these include Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume at 7 km and Barjols at 18 km . For more places to visit nearby and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Tourves. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 Tourves and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Grand sites of France Montagne Sainte-Victoire (27km); Gorges du Verdon (51km)
National Monuments Thoronet Abbey (28km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Saint Cyr sur Mer (31km); Ollioules (31km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (31km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin d’Elie Alexis (9km); Jardin de Baudouvin (30km); Domaine d'Orvès (30km); Parc Saint Bernard (36km); Parc Olbius Riquier (36km); Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (36km); Parc municipal du Mugel (37km); Le Plantier de Costebelle (38km); Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (39km); Jardin du château de Val Joanis (47km)
Sites of natural beauty Massif de la Sainte-Baume (17km); Mont Faron (29km); Lac de Quinson (33km); Lac d'Esparron (36km); Verdon (rivière) (37km); Parc du Mugel (37km); Embouchure - Verdon (37km); Cap Canaille (38km); Cap Sicié (38km); Cap SiciÃ© (38km); Calanque de Figuerolles (38km); Barrage de Gréoux (38km); Cap Canaille (Cassis) (38km); Massif des Maures (40km); Lac de Sainte-Croix (45km)
theme park OK Corral (23km)
zoo or wildlife park Zoo du Mont Faron (28km)
from Toulon (local prefecture): 32 km
from Paris: 665 km
from Calais: 893 km
from Nice: 113 km
from Bordeaux: 542 km
from Strasbourg: 593 km
Var 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 Tourves from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Tourves