Entrecasteaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Entrecasteaux: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Entrecasteaux is a traditional Provencal town between the Gorges du Verdon and the French Riviera

Important note

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

Entrecasteaux is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 50 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Entrecasteaux is 665 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villecroze at 8 km and Lorgues at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Entrecasteaux, 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 Entrecasteaux 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 Entrecasteaux

Markets in and near Entrecasteaux

  • Carces: market Saturday (7km)
  • Cotignac: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Lorgues: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Le Luc: market Friday (14km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Brignoles: market Saturday (18km)
  • Les Arcs: market Thursday (20km)
  • Gonfaron: market Thursday (22km)
  • Gareoult: market Tuesday (26km)

More information about Entrecasteaux, Provence

Tourist attractions near Entrecasteaux, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (6km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (9km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (41km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (29km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (42km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (42km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (42km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (44km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (45km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (45km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (45km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (47km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Quinson (26km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (28km)
  • Massif des Maures (28km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (33km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (37km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (44km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (45km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (46km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (46km)
  • Mont Faron (47km)
  • Lac de Castillon (47km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (40km)
  • Zoo du Mont Faron (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Entrecasteaux

Canton: Cotignac

Arrondissement: Brignoles

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83570

Distance to Entrecasteaux

from Toulon (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 665 km

from Calais: 890 km

from Nice: 85 km

from Bordeaux: 563 km

from Strasbourg: 576 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Carces, Saint-Antonin-du-Var and Salernes.

This page in French: Visiter Entrecasteaux