Aiguines tourism and travel guide

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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

Aiguines is situated in the Var department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

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.

Below you can see 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.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bauduen at 7 km and Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon at 7 km.

Aiguines, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lac de Sainte-Croix

Lac de Sainte-Croix

Scenery at 5 km (direction west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The Lac de Sainte-Croix is a popular leisure lake with beaches near...

See Lac de Sainte-Croix guide


Seaside resort at 7 km (direction west-south-west)

Bauduen is a pretty village with a beach on the shores of...

See Bauduen guide


at 7 km (direction west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon, France is a charming small resort on the west coast of...

See Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction north-north-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The setting of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie below steep cliffs and the lively historic centre...

See Moustiers guide


at 13 km (direction west-north-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Your trip to the village of Riez should include the baptistery, 5th...

See Riez guide
Gorges du Verdon

Gorges du Verdon

Scenery at 16 km (direction east-north-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

These gorges in northern Provence are one of the most impressive scenic...

See Gorges du Verdon guide


at 16 km (direction east)

Trigance is a charming small village and castle to the east of...

See Trigance guide


at 16 km (direction south)

This pleasant town is interesting to visit during your stay near the...

See Aups guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

Tourtour is a very attractive and traditional Provencal village with a great...

See Tourtour guide


at 22 km (direction south)

Villecroze is a charming small village with a quaint historic centre and...

See Villecroze guide


at 22 km (direction west-north-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Valensole is surrounded by lavender fields, and the lavender industry is also...

See Valensole guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The small town of Castellane has a pleasant historic centre and is...

See Castellane guide


at 25 km (direction south)

Nicely situated in the Bresque river valley, both the medieval quarter and...

See Salernes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction east)

More than 1000 metres above sea-level, it is no surprise that the...

See Bargeme guide

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Aiguines, France

What to do at Aiguines? 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

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)
  • Barrage de Castillon (26km)
  • Lac 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

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

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

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