Grimaud tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grimaud in Var

Visit Grimaud: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The scenic village of Grimaud is made even more charming by the many gardens and flowers in the village

Important note

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

Grimaud is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 51 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Grimaud is 699 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Grimaud

The port at Port Grimaud, and the colourful houses along the waterfront, is mostly quite new and very beautifully maintained: Port Grimaud

Tourist classifications for Grimaud include "recommended detour".

Popular places to visit nearby include Gassin at 7 km and La Croix-Valmer at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grimaud, 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 Grimaud 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 Grimaud

Markets in and near Grimaud

  • Cogolin: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • La Croix-Valmer: market Sunday (8km)
  • Ramatuelle: market Thursday & Thursday & Sunday & Sunday (9km)
  • Cavalaire-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Le Lavandou: market Thursday (19km)
  • Gonfaron: market Thursday (20km)
  • Bormes-les-Mimosas: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Roquebrune-sur-Argens: market Friday (21km)
  • Les Arcs: market Thursday (22km)
  • Le Luc: market Friday (22km)

More information about Grimaud, Provence

Tourist attractions near Grimaud, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (25km)
  • Thoronet Abbey (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (25km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (26km)
  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (7km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (14km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (28km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (36km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (36km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (36km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (38km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (44km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (45km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (47km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (47km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif des Maures (12km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Grimaud

Canton: Grimaud

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83310

Distance to Grimaud

from Toulon (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 699 km

from Calais: 924 km

from Nice: 77 km

from Bordeaux: 593 km

from Strasbourg: 598 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cogolin, Gassin and La Garde-Freinet.

This page in French: Visiter Grimaud