Tourrettes-sur-Loup tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tourrettes-sur-Loup: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: It is the medieval centre and the lovely views that will attract you to the perched village of Tourrettes-sur-Loup

Important note

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

Tourrettes-sur-Loup is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 17 kilometres from Nice, the department capital (general information: Tourrettes-sur-Loup is 676 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fondation Maeght at 5 km and Saint-Paul-de-Vence at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tourrettes-sur-Loup, 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 Tourrettes-sur-Loup in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Tourrettes-sur-Loup

Markets in and near Tourrettes-sur-Loup

  • Vence: market Tuesday & Friday (4km)
  • Valbonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (9km)
  • Cagnes-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Var: market Tuesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Grasse: market Wednesday & Tuesday (13km)
  • Mouans-Sartoux: market Tuesday & Thursday (13km)
  • Carros: market Saturday (13km)
  • Vallauris: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Le Cannet: market Tuesday & Sunday (16km)
  • Antibes: market Wednesday & every day except Monday (16km)

More information about Tourrettes-sur-Loup, Provence

Tourist attractions near Tourrettes-sur-Loup, France

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

Aquarium

  • Marineland d'Antibes (13km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Trophy of Augustus (28km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (41km)
  • Saorge Monastery (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (19km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Vallon du Brec (9km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (13km)
  • Jardin botanique de la villa Thuret (16km)
  • Jardin botanique (17km)
  • Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild (22km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (23km)
  • La citronneraie (36km)
  • Serre de la Madone (36km)
  • Palais Carnolès (36km)
  • Arboretum Marcel Kroenlein (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baou de Saint-Jeannet (7km)
  • Cascade de Gairaut (16km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (21km)
  • Tete de Chien (28km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (44km)
  • Lac de Castillon (46km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc Phœnix (14km)
  • Parc zoologique du Cap Ferrat (21km)
  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tourrettes-sur-Loup

Canton: Bar-sur-Loup

Arrondissement: Grasse

Department: Alpes-Maritimes

Region: Provence

Postcode: 0

Distance to Tourrettes-sur-Loup

from Nice (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 676 km

from Calais: 894 km

from Nice: 17 km

from Bordeaux: 620 km

from Strasbourg: 544 km

Getting here

Tourrettes-sur-Loup is in the south-east of France. Most visitors fly into Nice airport. Coming from the UK by car the route takes about 12 hours (can be busy in summer). For driving distances to Tourrettes-sur-Loup from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courmes, La Colle-sur-Loup, Le Bar-sur-Loup, Le Rouret, Roquefort-les-Pins, Saint-Paul, Saint-Paul-de-Vence and Vence.

This page in French: Visiter Tourrettes-sur-Loup