Pourcieux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pourcieux: highlights and tourist information

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Pourcieux is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 40 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Pourcieux is 655 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume at 6 km and Barjols at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pourcieux, 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 Pourcieux 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 Pourcieux

Markets in and near Pourcieux

  • Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Auriol: market Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Fuveau: market Thursday & Monday (18km)
  • Jouques: market Sunday (23km)
  • Brignoles: market Saturday (23km)
  • Gardanne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (26km)
  • Gareoult: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Aubagne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (29km)
  • Allauch: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Pourcieux, Provence

Tourist attractions near Pourcieux, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (14km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (38km)
  • Chateau d'If (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (42km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (21km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (34km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (37km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (37km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (38km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (40km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (40km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (40km)
  • Parc Longchamp (40km)
  • Parc Borély (40km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (44km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (44km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (48km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (48km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (48km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (49km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (51km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (16km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (28km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (28km)
  • Lac de Quinson (32km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (33km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (33km)
  • Cap Canaille (35km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (36km)
  • Parc du Mugel (37km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (37km)
  • Mont Faron (38km)
  • Calanque (41km)
  • Cap Sicié (45km)
  • Cap Sicié (45km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (46km)
  • Gorges du Verdon (53km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pourcieux

Canton: Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume

Arrondissement: Brignoles

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83470

Distance to Pourcieux

from Toulon (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 655 km

from Calais: 883 km

from Nice: 122 km

from Bordeaux: 530 km

from Strasbourg: 589 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ollieres, Pourrieres and Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume.

This page in French: Visiter Pourcieux