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Trans-en-Provence tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Les-Arcs-sur-Argens at 4 km from Trans-en-Provence

Visit Trans-en-Provence: highlights and tourist information

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Trans-en-Provence is situated in the Var department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Trans-en-Provence in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les-Arcs-sur-Argens at 4 km and Draguignan at 5 km.

Trans-en-Provence, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction south-south-west)

Les Arcs, with its historical Parage quarter, is a very lovely historical...

See Les-Arcs-sur-Argens guide


at 5 km (direction north-north-west)

Much of the medieval centre of Draguignan is now lost, but the...

See Draguignan guide


at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

A stroll to admire the fountains in the quiet historic centre of...

See Flayosc guide


at 11 km (direction west)

The town of Lorgues is quite a quiet town, and very typical...

See Lorgues guide
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at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

Roquebrune-sur-Argens combines a traditional Provencal village, a beach resort...and a great chocolate...

See Roquebrune-sur-Argens guide


at 17 km (direction east)

Bagnols-en-Foret is a pleasant town close to the popular Gorges of the...

See Bagnols-en-Foret guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

Tourtour is a very attractive and traditional Provencal village with a great...

See Tourtour guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction north-east)

The village of Seillans is a perched village in the Pays de...

See Seillans guide


at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

Villecroze is a charming small village with a quaint historic centre and...

See Villecroze guide


at 20 km (direction west)

Entrecasteaux is a traditional Provencal town between the Gorges du Verdon and...

See Entrecasteaux guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

Fayence itself is a pleasant, unspoiled small town and well placed to...

See Fayence guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

Nicely situated in the Bresque river valley, both the medieval quarter and...

See Salernes guide


at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

Among other historic sites, the town of Frejus has one of the...

See Frejus guide


at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Tourrettes guide

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Map of places to visit near Trans-en-Provence


Markets in and near Trans-en-Provence

  • Les Arcs: market Thursday (4km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Le Muy: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Lorgues: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Roquebrune-sur-Argens: market Friday (14km)
  • Le Luc: market Friday (19km)
  • Fayence: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Frejus: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Raphael: market Tuesday & Monday (24km)
  • Carces: market Saturday (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Trans-en-Provence, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (19km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (22km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (21km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Lerins (Cannes) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (31km)
  • Parc du château de la Napoule (36km)
  • Domaine du Rayol (39km)
  • Jardin de la Villa Fort de France (39km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (45km)
  • Jardin d’oiseaux tropicaux (46km)
  • Parc Olbius Riquier (52km)
  • Jardin du castel Sainte Claire (52km)
  • Parc Saint Bernard (52km)
  • Le Vallon du Brec (55km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (55km)
  • Jardin de Baudouvin (58km)
  • Domaine d'Orvès (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Massif des Maures (26km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (31km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (38km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (39km)
  • Lac de Castillon (42km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (42km)
  • Lac de Quinson (42km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (49km)
  • Mont Faron (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (20km)
  • Zoo du Mont Faron (59km)

Geography and distances

Trans-en-Provence is in the south-east of France at 62 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Trans-en-Provence is 675 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Trans-en-Provence

Canton: Draguignan

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83720

Distance to Trans-en-Provence

from Toulon (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 675 km

from Calais: 899 km

from Nice: 66 km

from Bordeaux: 583 km

from Strasbourg: 573 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 Trans-en-Provence from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Draguignan, La Motte, Les Arcs and Taradeau.

This page in French: Visiter Trans-en-Provence


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