Le Castellet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Castellet: highlights and tourist information

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Le Castellet is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 15 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Le Castellet is 682 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer at 6 km and Bandol at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Castellet, 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 Le Castellet 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 Le Castellet

Markets in and near Le Castellet

  • Le Beausset: market Sunday & Friday (3km)
  • Saint Cyr sur Mer: market Sunday (7km)
  • Bandol: market Tuesday (8km)
  • La Ciotat: market Tuesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Carnoux-en-Provence: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer: market Saturday (19km)
  • Cassis: market Wednesday & Friday (19km)
  • Aubagne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • La Garde: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Auriol: market Thursday & Saturday (22km)

More information about Le Castellet, Provence

Tourist attractions near Le Castellet, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (39km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (34km)
  • Thoronet Abbey (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc municipal du Mugel (15km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (18km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (18km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (22km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (30km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (30km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (30km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (30km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (32km)
  • Parc Borély (32km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (32km)
  • Parc Longchamp (32km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (38km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (40km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (13km)
  • Parc du Mugel (15km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (15km)
  • Mont Faron (15km)
  • Cap Sicié (17km)
  • Cap Sicié (17km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (18km)
  • Cap Canaille (19km)
  • Calanque (29km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (10km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (14km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Castellet

Canton: Beausset

Arrondissement: Toulon

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83330

Distance to Le Castellet

from Toulon (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 682 km

from Calais: 911 km

from Nice: 133 km

from Bordeaux: 539 km

from Strasbourg: 617 km

Getting here

Le Castellet 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 Le Castellet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Evenos, La Cadiere-d'Azur, Le Beausset and Saint Cyr sur Mer.

This page in French: Visiter Le Castellet