Rians tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rians: highlights and tourist information

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Rians is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 55 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Rians is 640 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume at 19 km and Greoux-les-Bains at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rians, 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 Rians 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 Rians

Markets in and near Rians

  • Jouques: market Sunday (11km)
  • Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (19km)
  • La Tour-d'Aigues: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Pertuis: market Friday (23km)
  • Fuveau: market Thursday & Monday (23km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (25km)
  • Saint-Martin-de-la-Brasque: market Sunday (26km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (27km)
  • Auriol: market Thursday & Saturday (28km)

More information about Rians, Provence

Tourist attractions near Rians, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (12km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (44km)
  • Chateau d'If (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (38km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (45km)
  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (23km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (32km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (32km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (33km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (33km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (34km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (37km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (44km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (47km)
  • Parc Longchamp (49km)
  • Parc Borély (49km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Verdon (rivière) (13km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (13km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (21km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (22km)
  • Lac de Quinson (24km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (31km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (38km)
  • Colorado Provencal (42km)
  • Cap Canaille (47km)
  • Gorges du Verdon (47km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (48km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (48km)
  • Calanque (52km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rians

Canton: Rians

Arrondissement: Brignoles

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83560

Distance to Rians

from Toulon (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 640 km

from Calais: 868 km

from Nice: 122 km

from Bordeaux: 523 km

from Strasbourg: 574 km

Getting here

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

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

This page in French: Visiter Rians