Sanary-sur-Mer tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sanary-sur-Mer: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The historic boats and the palm trees around the pretty harbour are the highlight in Sanary-sur-Mer, with various beaches close to hand

Important note

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

Sanary-sur-Mer is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 10 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Sanary-sur-Mer is 691 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Sanary-sur-Mer include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer at 10 km and Toulon at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sanary-sur-Mer, 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 Sanary-sur-Mer 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 Sanary-sur-Mer

Markets in and near Sanary-sur-Mer

  • Bandol: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Le Beausset: market Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Saint Cyr sur Mer: market Sunday (11km)
  • Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer: market Saturday (11km)
  • La Ciotat: market Tuesday & Sunday (17km)
  • La Garde: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Le Pradet: market Friday (18km)
  • Carqueiranne: market Thursday (22km)
  • La Crau: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Cassis: market Wednesday & Friday (24km)

More information about Sanary-sur-Mer, Provence

Tourist attractions near Sanary-sur-Mer, France

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

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (40km)
  • Thoronet Abbey (53km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine d'Orvès (15km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (15km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (17km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (26km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (27km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (27km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (27km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (29km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (35km)
  • Parc Longchamp (37km)
  • Parc Borély (37km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (37km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (38km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cap Sicié (8km)
  • Cap Sicié (8km)
  • Mont Faron (13km)
  • Parc du Mugel (17km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (17km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (22km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (23km)
  • Cap Canaille (24km)
  • Calanque (32km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (19km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (12km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sanary-sur-Mer

Canton: Ollioules

Arrondissement: Toulon

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83110

Distance to Sanary-sur-Mer

from Toulon (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 691 km

from Calais: 920 km

from Nice: 135 km

from Bordeaux: 545 km

from Strasbourg: 626 km

Getting here

Sanary-sur-Mer 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 Sanary-sur-Mer from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bandol, Evenos, Ollioules and Six-Fours-les-Plages.

This page in French: Visiter Sanary-sur-Mer