Bormes-les-Mimosas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bormes-les-Mimosas: highlights and tourist information

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Important note

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

Bormes-les-Mimosas is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 34 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Bormes-les-Mimosas is 705 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Bormes-les-Mimosas include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Cavalaire-sur-Mer at 15 km and Hyeres at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bormes-les-Mimosas, 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 Bormes-les-Mimosas in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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


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Map of places to visit near Bormes-les-Mimosas

Markets in and near Bormes-les-Mimosas

Market days in Bormes-les-Mimosas: weekly market: Wednesday & Saturday;

  • Bormes-les-Mimosas: market Wednesday & Saturday (0km)
  • Le Lavandou: market Thursday (3km)
  • La Londe-les-Maures: market Sunday (9km)
  • Cavalaire-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Hyeres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Pierrefeu-du-Var: market Tuesday (18km)
  • La Croix-Valmer: market Sunday (19km)
  • Cogolin: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Gonfaron: market Thursday (20km)
  • La Crau: market Wednesday (22km)

More information about Bormes-les-Mimosas, Provence

Tourist attractions near Bormes-les-Mimosas, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (35km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (45km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (9km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (11km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (17km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (17km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (17km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (19km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (22km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (29km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (29km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif des Maures (15km)
  • Mont Faron (32km)
  • Cap Sicié (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (33km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bormes-les-Mimosas

Canton: Collobrières

Arrondissement: Toulon

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83230

Distance to Bormes-les-Mimosas

from Toulon (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 705 km

from Calais: 931 km

from Nice: 97 km

from Bordeaux: 584 km

from Strasbourg: 614 km

Getting here

Bormes-les-Mimosas 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 Bormes-les-Mimosas from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Lavandou.

This page in French: Visiter Bormes-les-Mimosas