La Garde tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Garde: highlights and tourist information

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La Garde is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 6 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: La Garde is 697 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Toulon at 6 km and Hyeres at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Garde, 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 Garde in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near La Garde

Markets in and near La Garde

Market days in La Garde: weekly market: Tuesday & Saturday & Friday;

  • La Garde: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (0km)
  • Le Pradet: market Friday (2km)
  • La Crau: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Carqueiranne: market Thursday (6km)
  • Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer: market Saturday (9km)
  • Hyeres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (10km)
  • Cuers: market Friday (14km)
  • Pierrefeu-du-Var: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Le Beausset: market Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • La Londe-les-Maures: market Sunday (18km)

More information about La Garde, Provence

Tourist attractions near La Garde, France

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

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Baudouvin (3km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (3km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (10km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (10km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (10km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (10km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (18km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (24km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (33km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Faron (5km)
  • Cap Sicié (12km)
  • Cap Sicié (12km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (30km)
  • Parc du Mugel (33km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (34km)
  • Massif des Maures (35km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (38km)
  • Cap Canaille (40km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (6km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Garde

Canton: Garde

Arrondissement: Toulon

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83130

Distance to La Garde

from Toulon (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 697 km

from Calais: 925 km

from Nice: 120 km

from Bordeaux: 560 km

from Strasbourg: 622 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Carqueiranne, La Crau, La Farlede, La Valette-du-Var and Le Pradet.

This page in French: Visiter La Garde