Brenon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Bargeme at 5 km from Brenon

Visit Brenon: highlights and tourist information

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

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Bargeme at 5 km and Trigance at 8 km.

Brenon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction south-east)

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

See Bargeme guide


at 8 km (direction west)

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

See Trigance guide


at 9 km (direction north-north-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

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

See Castellane guide
Gorges du Verdon

Gorges du Verdon

Scenery at 11 km (direction west-north-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

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

See Gorges du Verdon guide


at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

The elevated position of Mons, at 800 metres altitude, means the views across the...

See Mons guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction south-east)

The village of Seillans is a perched village in the Pays de Fayence region...

See Seillans guide


at 20 km (direction south-east)

Fayence itself is a pleasant, unspoiled small town and well placed to explore the...

See Fayence guide


at 21 km (direction south-east)

The small village of Tourrettes is one of several perched villages in the Pays...

See Tourrettes guide


at 24 km (direction south-east)

You might lose all sense of orientation in the winding streets of Callian- keep...

See Callian guide


at 24 km (direction west)

Aiguines is a small traditional Provencal village between the Lac de Sainte-Croix and the...

See Aiguines guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The small village of Annot is most unusual, being built around great boulders in...

See Annot guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

A visit to the small town of Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne might be combined with a trip...

See Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

Most visitors will combine a trip to Montauroux with some time at the leisure...

See Montauroux guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

Much of the medieval centre of Draguignan is now lost, but the town will...

See Draguignan guide

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Map of places to visit near Brenon


Markets in and near Brenon

  • Castellane: market Saturday (9km)
  • Fayence: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Saint-Andre-les-Alpes: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Annot: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (26km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Moustiers: market Friday (27km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Peymeinade: market Monday (30km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (33km)

More information about Brenon, Provence

Tourist attractions near Brenon, France

What to do at Brenon? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Brenon.

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (41km)
  • Thoronet Abbey (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (40km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (42km)
  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (32km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (40km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (42km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (45km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Barrage de Chaudanne (9km)
  • Lac de Castillon (12km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (12km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (25km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (29km)
  • Lac de Quinson (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (36km)

Geography and distances

Brenon is in the south-east of France at 87 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Brenon is 651 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brenon

Canton: Comps-sur-Artuby

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83840

Distance to Brenon

from Toulon (prefecture): 87 km

from Paris: 651 km

from Calais: 873 km

from Nice: 59 km

from Bordeaux: 579 km

from Strasbourg: 543 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 Brenon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bargeme, Chateauvieux, La Martre and Le Bourguet.

This page in French: Visiter Brenon