Callian tourism and travel guide

Photo of Callian in Var

Visit Callian: highlights and tourist information

Travel Guide  To Visit  Attractions 

France This Way comment: You might lose all sense of orientation in the winding streets of Callian- keep going uphill and eventually you will reach the castle!

Important note

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

Callian is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 87 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Callian is 673 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tourrettes at 4 km and Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Callian, 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 Callian 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 Callian

Markets in and near Callian

  • Fayence: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (5km)
  • Peymeinade: market Monday (10km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (12km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (14km)
  • Mandelieu-la-Napoule: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (18km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (21km)
  • Frejus: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Roquebrune-sur-Argens: market Friday (22km)
  • Le Cannet: market Tuesday & Sunday (22km)

More information about Callian, Provence

Tourist attractions near Callian, France

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

Aquarium

  • Marineland d'Antibes (30km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (21km)
  • Thoronet Abbey (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Verdon (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (21km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (22km)
  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (14km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (19km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (30km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (30km)
  • Jardin botanique (42km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (6km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (30km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (33km)
  • Lac de Castillon (33km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (34km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (43km)
  • Massif des Maures (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (16km)
  • Parc Phœnix (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Callian

Canton: Fayence

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83440

Distance to Callian

from Toulon (prefecture): 87 km

from Paris: 673 km

from Calais: 894 km

from Nice: 43 km

from Bordeaux: 599 km

from Strasbourg: 557 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fayence, Montauroux, Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne and Tourrettes.

This page in French: Visiter Callian