La Crau tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Crau: highlights and tourist information

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La Crau is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 12 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: La Crau is 697 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Hyeres at 6 km and Toulon at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Crau, 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 La Crau 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 La Crau

Markets in and near La Crau

Market days in La Crau: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • La Crau: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Hyeres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • La Garde: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Carqueiranne: market Thursday (6km)
  • Le Pradet: market Friday (6km)
  • Pierrefeu-du-Var: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Cuers: market Friday (10km)
  • La Londe-les-Maures: market Sunday (13km)
  • Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer: market Saturday (14km)
  • Gareoult: market Tuesday (20km)

More information about La Crau, Provence

Tourist attractions near La Crau, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (56km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Olbius Riquier (6km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (6km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (6km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (7km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (7km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (7km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (13km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (23km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (33km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (38km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Faron (10km)
  • Cap Sicié (18km)
  • Cap Sicié (18km)
  • Massif des Maures (29km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (33km)
  • Parc du Mugel (38km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (39km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (43km)
  • Cap Canaille (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (11km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Crau

Canton: Crau

Arrondissement: Toulon

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83260

Distance to La Crau

from Toulon (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 697 km

from Calais: 924 km

from Nice: 115 km

from Bordeaux: 564 km

from Strasbourg: 618 km

Getting here

La Crau 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 La Crau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Hyeres, La Farlede, La Garde, Le Pradet, Sollies-Pont and Sollies-Ville.

This page in French: Visiter La Crau