Tanneron tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Tanneron is a small village, often visited by those enjoying the leisure lake at nearby Lac de Saint Cassein

Tanneron 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 Tanneron. For detailed visitor information see the Tanneron 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 Tanneron in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mandelieu-la-Napoule at 7 km and Grasse at 9 km.

Tanneron, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

The traditional Provencal town of Pegomas is ideally visited in early spring as part...

See Pegomas guide


at 7 km (direction south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

While lacking the attractions of the more important Riviera towns, Mandelieu-la-Napoule is well placed...

See Mandelieu-la-Napoule guide


at 9 km (direction north-north-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Grasse, the perfume capital of France, also has a very extensive old town with...

See Grasse guide


at 10 km (direction north-west), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

A visit to the small town of Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne might be combined with a trip...

See Saint-Cezaire-sur-Siagne guide


at 10 km (direction east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

You will want to pause several times to admire the views across Cannes Bay...

See Mougins guide


at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

Most visitors will combine a trip to Montauroux with some time at the leisure...

See Montauroux guide


Seaside resort at 10 km (direction south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

The resort at Theoule-sur-Mer is on the coast near Cannes, and is a cheaper...

See Theoule-sur-Mer guide


at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

You might lose all sense of orientation in the winding streets of Callian- keep...

See Callian guide
Massif de l\'Esterel

Massif de l'Esterel

at 11 km (direction south-west)

The Massif d'Esterel is a substantial region of countryside on the riviera with hiking...

See Massif de l'Esterel guide


Seaside resort at 12 km (direction east-south-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Cannes has a charming town and harbour area, and is one of the most...

See Cannes guide


at 12 km (direction north-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Opio is a tiny village in the hills, with very far-reaching views...

See Opio guide


at 12 km (direction east-north-east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Very quiet when we visited, we found Valbonne to be an almost undiscovered small...

See Valbonne guide
Valmasque Parc

Valmasque Parc

at 12 km (direction east), in the Alpes-Maritimes department

Valmasque Parc is a tranquil park of trees and picnic areas...

See Valmasque Parc guide


at 15 km (direction west-north-west)

The small village of Tourrettes is one of several perched villages in the Pays...

See Tourrettes guide

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Markets in and near Tanneron

  • Peymeinade: market Monday (6km)
  • Mandelieu-la-Napoule: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (7km)
  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (8km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (9km)
  • Le Cannet: market Tuesday & Sunday (11km)
  • Cannes: market Monday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Cannes: market every day except Monday (12km)
  • Saint-Vallier-de-Thiey: market Sunday (12km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (12km)
  • Vallauris: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (14km)

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Tourist attractions near Tanneron, France

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


  • Marineland d'Antibes (20km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (21km)
  • Trophy of Augustus (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (12km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (20km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de la Napoule (9km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (9km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (20km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (26km)
  • Jardin botanique (34km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (38km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (9km)
  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (28km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (35km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (39km)
  • Lac de Castillon (42km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (42km)
  • Tete de Chien (45km)
  • Massif des Maures (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (17km)
  • Parc Phœnix (29km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (38km)

Geography and distances

Tanneron is in the south-east of France at 93 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Tanneron is 681 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Tanneron

Canton: Fayence

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83440

Distance to Tanneron

from Toulon (prefecture): 93 km

from Paris: 681 km

from Calais: 901 km

from Nice: 34 km

from Bordeaux: 610 km

from Strasbourg: 559 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 Tanneron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auribeau-sur-Siagne, Le Tignet, Mandelieu-la-Napoule, Pegomas and Peymeinade.

This page in French: Visiter Tanneron