Fayence tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fayence: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Fayence itself is a pleasant, unspoiled small town and well placed to explore the pretty villages of the Pays de Fayence region

Important note

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

Fayence is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 83 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Fayence is 671 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Seillans at 4 km and Callian at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fayence, 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 Fayence 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 Fayence

Markets in and near Fayence

Market days in Fayence: weekly market: Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday;

  • Fayence: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (0km)
  • Peymeinade: market Monday (15km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (15km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (19km)
  • Le Muy: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Roquebrune-sur-Argens: market Friday (20km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Frejus: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Mandelieu-la-Napoule: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (22km)

More information about Fayence, Provence

Tourist attractions near Fayence, France

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

Aquarium

  • Marineland d'Antibes (35km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (22km)
  • Thoronet Abbey (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Verdon (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (21km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (27km)
  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (19km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (23km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (34km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (35km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (10km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (28km)
  • Lac de Castillon (31km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (31km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (39km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (44km)
  • Massif des Maures (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (17km)
  • Parc Phœnix (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fayence

Canton: Fayence

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83440

Distance to Fayence

from Toulon (prefecture): 83 km

from Paris: 671 km

from Calais: 892 km

from Nice: 47 km

from Bordeaux: 594 km

from Strasbourg: 558 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Callian, Montauroux, Seillans and Tourrettes.

This page in French: Visiter Fayence