Tourtour tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tourtour: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Tourtour is a very attractive and traditional Provencal village with a great deal to enjoy

Important note

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

Tourtour is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 60 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Tourtour is 660 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Tourtour include "most beautiful village".

Popular places to visit nearby include Salernes at 7 km and Aups at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tourtour, 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 Tourtour 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 Tourtour

Markets in and near Tourtour

  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Lorgues: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Cotignac: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Carces: market Saturday (16km)
  • Les Arcs: market Thursday (20km)
  • Le Luc: market Friday (22km)
  • Le Muy: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Brignoles: market Saturday (28km)
  • Moustiers: market Friday (29km)

More information about Tourtour, Provence

Tourist attractions near Tourtour, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (15km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (15km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (39km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (38km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (38km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (46km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (58km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (22km)
  • Lac de Quinson (24km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (31km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (35km)
  • Massif des Maures (35km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (35km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (37km)
  • Lac de Castillon (37km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (42km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (47km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (47km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tourtour

Canton: Salernes

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83690

Distance to Tourtour

from Toulon (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 660 km

from Calais: 884 km

from Nice: 79 km

from Bordeaux: 565 km

from Strasbourg: 566 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Salernes and Villecroze.

This page in French: Visiter Tourtour