Montferrat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montferrat: highlights and tourist information

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Montferrat is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 70 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Montferrat is 664 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Draguignan at 8 km and Flayosc at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montferrat, 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 Montferrat 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 Montferrat

Markets in and near Montferrat

  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Les Arcs: market Thursday (16km)
  • Lorgues: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Le Muy: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Fayence: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Roquebrune-sur-Argens: market Friday (22km)
  • Castellane: market Saturday (26km)
  • Le Luc: market Friday (27km)
  • Cotignac: market Tuesday (28km)

More information about Montferrat, Provence

Tourist attractions near Montferrat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (24km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Verdon (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (28km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (36km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (38km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (43km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (47km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (27km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (27km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (29km)
  • Lac de Castillon (30km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (30km)
  • Lac de Quinson (37km)
  • Massif des Maures (37km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (44km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montferrat

Canton: Callas

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83131

Distance to Montferrat

from Toulon (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 664 km

from Calais: 887 km

from Nice: 64 km

from Bordeaux: 578 km

from Strasbourg: 562 km

Getting here

Montferrat 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 Montferrat from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bargemon, Callas, Chateaudouble and Figanieres.

This page in French: Visiter Montferrat