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Le Thoronet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Thoronet: highlights and tourist information

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Le Thoronet is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 47 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Le Thoronet is 673 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lorgues at 7 km and Entrecasteaux at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Thoronet, 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 Thoronet 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 Thoronet

Markets in and near Le Thoronet

  • Le Luc: market Friday (6km)
  • Lorgues: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Carces: market Saturday (10km)
  • Les Arcs: market Thursday (14km)
  • Cotignac: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Gonfaron: market Thursday (15km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Brignoles: market Saturday (20km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Le Muy: market Thursday & Sunday (21km)

More information about Le Thoronet, Provence

Tourist attractions near Le Thoronet, France

What to do at Le Thoronet? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Thoronet.

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (3km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (0km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (35km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (29km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (34km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (35km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (36km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (39km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (39km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (39km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (42km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (43km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (43km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif des Maures (20km)
  • Lac de Quinson (34km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (36km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (41km)
  • Mont Faron (44km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (45km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (47km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (47km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (48km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (54km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (54km)
  • Cap Sicié (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (35km)
  • Zoo du Mont Faron (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Thoronet

Canton: Lorgues

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83340

Distance to Le Thoronet

from Toulon (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 673 km

from Calais: 898 km

from Nice: 83 km

from Bordeaux: 570 km

from Strasbourg: 582 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lorgues.

This page in French: Visiter Le Thoronet

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