Aiguines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aiguines: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Aiguines is a small traditional Provencal village between the Lac de Sainte-Croix and the Gorges du Verdon

Important note

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

Aiguines is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 77 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Aiguines is 639 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bauduen at 7 km and Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aiguines, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Aiguines in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Aiguines

Markets in and near Aiguines

  • Moustiers: market Friday (8km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (22km)
  • Castellane: market Saturday (23km)
  • Cotignac: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (29km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Oraison: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)

More information about Aiguines, Provence

Tourist attractions near Aiguines, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aiguines.

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (35km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (55km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Verdon (2km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (36km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (55km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (22km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (5km)
  • Lac de Quinson (19km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (23km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (25km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (26km)
  • Lac de Castillon (26km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (26km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (40km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aiguines

Canton: Aups

Arrondissement: Brignoles

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83630

Distance to Aiguines

from Toulon (prefecture): 77 km

from Paris: 639 km

from Calais: 863 km

from Nice: 83 km

from Bordeaux: 555 km

from Strasbourg: 547 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bauduen and Les SalLes sur-Verdon.

This page in French: Visiter Aiguines