Signes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Signes: highlights and tourist information

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Signes is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 20 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Signes is 675 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer at 17 km and Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Signes, 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 Signes 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 Signes

Markets in and near Signes

  • Le Beausset: market Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Gareoult: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Saint Cyr sur Mer: market Sunday (17km)
  • Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Cuers: market Friday (18km)
  • Bandol: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Auriol: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Brignoles: market Saturday (21km)
  • La Garde: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Aubagne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (23km)

More information about Signes, Provence

Tourist attractions near Signes, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (33km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (38km)
  • Chateau d'If (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (11km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (20km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (20km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (25km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (29km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (29km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (29km)
  • Le Plantier de Costebelle (30km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (35km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (37km)
  • Parc Longchamp (38km)
  • Parc Borély (38km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (38km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (40km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (51km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (9km)
  • Mont Faron (17km)
  • Cap Sicié (25km)
  • Cap Sicié (25km)
  • Parc du Mugel (25km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (25km)
  • Cap Canaille (27km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (27km)
  • Calanque (36km)
  • Massif des Maures (43km)
  • Lac de Quinson (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (13km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo du Mont Faron (17km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Signes

Canton: Beausset

Arrondissement: Toulon

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83870

Distance to Signes

from Toulon (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 675 km

from Calais: 904 km

from Nice: 123 km

from Bordeaux: 542 km

from Strasbourg: 607 km

Getting here

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

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This page in French: Visiter Signes