Saint-Tropez tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: As well as its very famous harbour, town centre and beach Saint-Tropez also has a charming medieval village centre to explore

Saint-Tropez is situated in the Var department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Important note

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Tropez in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sainte-Maxime at 5 km and Gassin at 5 km.

Saint-Tropez, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Port Grimaud

Port Grimaud

at 4 km (direction west)

The port at Port Grimaud, and the colourful houses along the waterfront,...

See Port Grimaud guide


Seaside resort at 5 km (direction north-north-east)

Sainte-Maxime has a small town to explore, but it is as a...

See Sainte-Maxime guide


Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction south-west)

Gassin, listed as a 'most beautiful village in France' is high on...

See Gassin guide


at 6 km (direction south-south-west)

A small village just a short distance inland from Saint-Tropez, Ramatuelle can...

See Ramatuelle guide
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La Croix-Valmer

La Croix-Valmer

Seaside resort at 8 km (direction south-west)

It is the wide choice of beaches that attracts most visitors to...

See La Croix-Valmer guide


at 8 km (direction west)

The scenic village of Grimaud is made even more charming by the...

See Grimaud guide


Seaside resort at 13 km (direction south-west)

The focus at family-friendly Cavalaire-sur-Mer is firmly on the beach and related...

See Cavalaire-sur-Mer guide


at 18 km (direction south-west)

Roquebrune-sur-Argens combines a traditional Provencal village, a beach resort...and a great chocolate...

See Roquebrune-sur-Argens guide


at 20 km (direction north-east)

Among other historic sites, the town of Frejus has one of the...

See Frejus guide


Seaside resort at 21 km (direction north-east)

The clean and popular resort of Saint-Raphael is one of our favourites...

See Saint-Raphael guide


at 25 km (direction north-west)

Les Arcs, with its historical Parage quarter, is a very lovely historical...

See Les-Arcs-sur-Argens guide
Le Lavandou

Le Lavandou

Seaside resort at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

Le Lavandou is a quiet resort on the Cote d'Azur with several...

See Le Lavandou guide


at 26 km (direction north-east)

Agay is a very small Riviera resort to the south of the...

See Agay guide


at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

The lovely historic centre of Bormes-le-Mimosas overflows with plants and flowers...

See Bormes-les-Mimosas guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Tropez

  • Ramatuelle: market Thursday & Thursday & Sunday & Sunday (6km)
  • Cogolin: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • La Croix-Valmer: market Sunday (8km)
  • Cavalaire-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Roquebrune-sur-Argens: market Friday (20km)
  • Frejus: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Raphael: market Tuesday & Monday (21km)
  • Le Muy: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Le Lavandou: market Thursday (25km)
  • Les Arcs: market Thursday (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Tropez, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (56km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (20km)
  • Thoronet Abbey (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (21km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (21km)
  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (5km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (17km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (35km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (38km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (43km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (43km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (43km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (45km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (50km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif des Maures (20km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (46km)

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

Saint-Tropez is in the south-east of France at 59 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Tropez is 703 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Tropez

Canton: Saint-Tropez

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83990

Distance to Saint-Tropez

from Toulon (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 703 km

from Calais: 927 km

from Nice: 71 km

from Bordeaux: 601 km

from Strasbourg: 598 km

Getting here

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 Saint-Tropez from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gassin, Ramatuelle and Sainte-Maxime.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Tropez


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