Location: Trans-en-Provence is situated in the Var (Provence region) in the south-east of France at 62 km from Toulon, the department capital. (General information: Trans-en-Provence is 675 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Les-Arcs-sur-Argens at 4 km from Trans-en-Provence
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Trans-en-Provence. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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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 Trans-en-Provence and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Grand sites of France Gorges du Verdon (28km)
National Monuments Thoronet Abbey (19km); Frejus Cathedral cloisters (22km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Grimaud (25km)
Regional Natural Parcs Verdon (38km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (16km); Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (21km); Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (24km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (31km); Parc du château de la Napoule (36km); Domaine du Rayol (39km); Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (39km)
Sites of natural beauty Massif des Maures (26km); Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (31km); Lac de Sainte-Croix (38km); Barrage de Chaudanne (39km); Lac de Quinson (42km)
Towns of Art and history Frejus (22km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Bormes-les-Mimosas (41km)
zoo or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Fréjus (20km)
from Toulon (local prefecture): 62 km
from Paris: 675 km
from Calais: 899 km
from Nice: 66 km
from Bordeaux: 583 km
from Strasbourg: 573 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 Trans-en-Provence from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Trans-en-Provence