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La Seyne-sur-Mer tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Seyne-sur-Mer in Var

Photo is of Toulon at 5 km from La Seyne-sur-Mer

Visit La Seyne-sur-Mer: highlights and tourist information

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La Seyne-sur-Mer is situated in the Var department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Toulon at 5 km and Sanary-sur-Mer at 7 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Seyne-sur-Mer, 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 Seyne-sur-Mer in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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



at 5 km (direction east-north-east)

A town with its focus firmly to the sea, Toulon is the...

See Toulon guide


Seaside resort at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

The historic boats and the palm trees around the pretty...

See Sanary-sur-Mer guide


Seaside resort at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

The beach and the harbour, the bustling old town and the...

See Bandol guide


Seaside resort at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

The beaches such as Les Lecques, the forest and the pleasant town...

See Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer guide


at 20 km (direction east)

Hyères has an extended historic centre with parks and a castle...

See Hyeres guide
Presqu'ile de Giens

Presqu'ile de Giens

at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

The Presqu'ile de Giens is a peninsula with beaches, a nature...

See Presqu'ile de Giens guide
La Ciotat

La Ciotat

at 24 km (direction west-north-west), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The attractive harbour and numerous chapels in the old town...

See La Ciotat guide
Route des Cretes

Route des Cretes

Scenery at 27 km (direction west-north-west), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The Route des Cretes between Cassis and La Ciotat is a...

See Route des Cretes guide
Iles d'Hyeres

Iles d'Hyeres

Island at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

The Iles de Hyeres, off the Riviera coast, are...

See Iles d'Hyeres guide


Seaside resort at 31 km (direction west-north-west), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The harbour area of Cassis, its beach and proximity...

See Cassis guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The small market town of Aubagne is best known for...

See Aubagne guide


at 38 km (direction east)

The lovely historic centre of Bormes-le-Mimosas overflows with plants and...

See Bormes-les-Mimosas guide


at 39 km (direction east)

The principal monument here in Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume is the Basilica...

See Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume guide
Calanques at Marseille

Calanques at Marseille

Scenery at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Bouches-du-Rhone department

The white cliffs of the Calanques de Marseille plunging...

See Calanques at Marseille guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Var

Map of places to visit near La Seyne-sur-Mer


Markets in and near La Seyne-sur-Mer

  • Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer: market Saturday (5km)
  • La Garde: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Bandol: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Le Pradet: market Friday (11km)
  • Le Beausset: market Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Carqueiranne: market Thursday (16km)
  • La Crau: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint Cyr sur Mer: market Sunday (17km)
  • Hyeres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Cuers: market Friday (22km)

Hotels near La Seyne-sur-Mer

More information about La Seyne-sur-Mer, Provence

Tourist attractions near La Seyne-sur-Mer, France

What to do at La Seyne-sur-Mer? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Seyne-sur-Mer.

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (46km)
  • Thoronet Abbey (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Baudouvin (9km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (9km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (19km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (20km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (20km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (20km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (23km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (28km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (29km)
  • Parc Longchamp (44km)
  • Parc Borély (44km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (44km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (44km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cap Sicié (4km)
  • Mont Faron (8km)
  • Parc du Mugel (23km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (24km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (27km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (29km)
  • Cap Canaille (31km)
  • Calanque (39km)
  • Massif des Maures (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (7km)

Geography and distances

La Seyne-sur-Mer is in the south-east of France at 5 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: La Seyne-sur-Mer is 695 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Seyne-sur-Mer

Canton: Seyne-sur-Mer

Arrondissement: Toulon

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83500

Distance to La Seyne-sur-Mer

from Toulon (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 695 km

from Calais: 924 km

from Nice: 131 km

from Bordeaux: 551 km

from Strasbourg: 626 km

Getting here

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 Seyne-sur-Mer from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ollioules, Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer, Six-Fours-les-Plages and Toulon.

This page in French: Visiter La Seyne-sur-Mer

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