Carces tourism and travel guide

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Visit Carces: highlights and tourist information

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Carces is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 44 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Carces is 667 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Entrecasteaux at 7 km and Salernes at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Carces, 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 Carces 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 Carces

Markets in and near Carces

Market days in Carces: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Carces: market Saturday (0km)
  • Cotignac: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Brignoles: market Saturday (12km)
  • Le Luc: market Friday (14km)
  • Lorgues: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Gonfaron: market Thursday (19km)
  • Gareoult: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Les Arcs: market Thursday (24km)

More information about Carces, Provence

Tourist attractions near Carces, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (7km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Verdon (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (11km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (22km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (38km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (40km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (40km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (40km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (41km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (41km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (42km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (43km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (43km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Quinson (27km)
  • Massif des Maures (27km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (32km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (33km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (37km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (39km)
  • Mont Faron (41km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (44km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (44km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (51km)
  • Cap Sicié (51km)
  • Cap Sicié (51km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (53km)
  • Lac de Castillon (53km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (41km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Carces

Canton: Cotignac

Arrondissement: Brignoles

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83570

Distance to Carces

from Toulon (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 667 km

from Calais: 893 km

from Nice: 91 km

from Bordeaux: 560 km

from Strasbourg: 581 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cabasse, Cotignac, Entrecasteaux, Montfort-sur-Argens and Vins-sur-Caramy.

This page in French: Visiter Carces