Le Lavandou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Lavandou in Var

Visit Le Lavandou: highlights and tourist information

Travel Guide  To Visit  Attractions 

France This Way comment: Le Lavandou is a quiet resort on the Cote d'Azur with several beaches close by

Important note

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

Le Lavandou is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 36 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Le Lavandou is 708 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cavalaire-sur-Mer at 13 km and La Croix-Valmer at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Le Lavandou, 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 Lavandou 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 Le Lavandou

Markets in and near Le Lavandou

Market days in Le Lavandou: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Le Lavandou: market Thursday (0km)
  • Bormes-les-Mimosas: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • La Londe-les-Maures: market Sunday (11km)
  • Cavalaire-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (14km)
  • La Croix-Valmer: market Sunday (17km)
  • Cogolin: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Hyeres: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Pierrefeu-du-Var: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Ramatuelle: market Thursday & Thursday & Sunday & Sunday (21km)
  • Gonfaron: market Thursday (21km)

More information about Le Lavandou, Provence

Tourist attractions near Le Lavandou, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (37km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (44km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine du Rayol (9km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (12km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (20km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (20km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (20km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (20km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (21km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (32km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (32km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif des Maures (16km)
  • Mont Faron (35km)
  • Cap Sicié (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (36km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Lavandou

Canton: Collobrières

Arrondissement: Toulon

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83980

Distance to Le Lavandou

from Toulon (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 708 km

from Calais: 933 km

from Nice: 96 km

from Bordeaux: 587 km

from Strasbourg: 615 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bormes-les-Mimosas and Rayol-Canadel-sur-Mer.

This page in French: Visiter Le Lavandou