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Cotignac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cotignac in Var

Photo is of Salernes at 7 km from Cotignac

Visit Cotignac: highlights and tourist information

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

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

Cotignac, 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 Cotignac in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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



at 7 km (direction east-north-east)

Nicely situated in the Bresque river valley, both the...

See Salernes guide


at 7 km (direction east)

Entrecasteaux is a traditional Provencal town between the Gorges du Verdon...

See Entrecasteaux guide


at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

Villecroze is a charming small village with a quaint...

See Villecroze guide


at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

The most striking characteristic of Barjols is the large number of...

See Barjols guide


at 13 km (direction north-east)

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

See Aups guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Tourtour guide


at 17 km (direction east)

The town of Lorgues is quite a quiet town, and very...

See Lorgues guide


at 20 km (direction east)

A stroll to admire the fountains in the quiet...

See Flayosc guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction east)

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

See Bauduen guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

The principal monument here in Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume is the Basilica of...

See Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume guide


at 25 km (direction east)

Much of the medieval centre of Draguignan is now lost,...

See Draguignan guide


at 26 km (direction east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

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

See Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon guide
Lac de Sainte-Croix

Lac de Sainte-Croix

Scenery at 27 km (direction east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

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

See Lac de Sainte-Croix guide


at 27 km (direction east)

Les Arcs, with its historical Parage quarter, is a very...

See Les-Arcs-sur-Argens guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Var

Map of places to visit near Cotignac


Markets in and near Cotignac

Market days in Cotignac: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Cotignac: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Carces: market Saturday (6km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Brignoles: market Saturday (15km)
  • Lorgues: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Le Luc: market Friday (19km)
  • Gareoult: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Gonfaron: market Thursday (25km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)

Hotels near Cotignac

More information about Cotignac, Provence

Tourist attractions near Cotignac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (11km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (25km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (38km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (43km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (45km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (45km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (45km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (45km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (45km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (48km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (49km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Quinson (21km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (27km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (28km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (31km)
  • Massif des Maures (33km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (39km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (39km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (39km)
  • Mont Faron (45km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (48km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (50km)
  • Lac de Castillon (50km)
  • Parc du Mugel (59km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (60km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (44km)

Geography and distances

Cotignac is in the south-east of France at 48 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Cotignac is 661 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cotignac

Canton: Cotignac

Arrondissement: Brignoles

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83570

Distance to Cotignac

from Toulon (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 661 km

from Calais: 887 km

from Nice: 92 km

from Bordeaux: 556 km

from Strasbourg: 576 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 Cotignac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Carces, Correns, Montfort-sur-Argens and Sillans-la-Cascade.

This page in French: Visiter Cotignac

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