Varages tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Barjols at 5 km from Varages

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Varages 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 Varages in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Popular places to visit nearby include Barjols at 5 km and Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume at 18 km.

Varages, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction south-east)

The most striking characteristic of Barjols is the large number of washhouses, fountains and...

See Barjols guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

The principal monument here in Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume is the Basilica of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine...

See Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume guide


at 19 km (direction north-north-west), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The small spa town of Gréoux-les-Bains is well situated to explore the Lac d'Esparron...

See Greoux-les-Bains guide


at 21 km (direction east)

This pleasant town is interesting to visit during your stay near the Gorges du...

See Aups guide


at 22 km (direction east)

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

See Salernes guide


Seaside resort at 23 km (direction north-east)

Bauduen is a pretty village with a beach on the shores of Lac de...

See Bauduen guide


at 24 km (direction north-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon, France is a charming small resort on the west coast of the Lac...

See Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Entrecasteaux guide


at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Villecroze guide
Lac de Sainte-Croix

Lac de Sainte-Croix

Scenery at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

The Lac de Sainte-Croix is a popular leisure lake with beaches near the Gorges...

See Lac de Sainte-Croix guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Your trip to the village of Riez should include the baptistery, 5th century and...

See Riez guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-east), in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department

Valensole is surrounded by lavender fields, and the lavender industry is also seen in...

See Valensole guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction east)

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

See Tourtour guide


at 30 km (direction east-north-east)

Aiguines is a small traditional Provencal village between the Lac de Sainte-Croix and the...

See Aiguines guide

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Markets in and near Varages

  • Cotignac: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Greoux-les-Bains: market Thursday (19km)
  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Carces: market Saturday (22km)
  • Brignoles: market Saturday (23km)
  • Riez: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Valensole: market Saturday (27km)
  • Jouques: market Sunday (27km)
  • Manosque: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Varages, Provence

Tourist attractions near Varages, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (32km)
  • Prieuré Notre Dame (Ganagobie) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Clos de Villeneuve (27km)
  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (41km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (41km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (47km)
  • Jardin d'Albertas (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Quinson (13km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (15km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (18km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (22km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (22km)
  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (26km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (35km)
  • Massif des Maures (49km)
  • Colorado Provencal (53km)
  • Cap Canaille (54km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (56km)
  • Calanque (61km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (41km)

Geography and distances

Varages is in the south-east of France at 53 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Varages is 647 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Varages

Canton: Barjols

Arrondissement: Brignoles

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83670

Distance to Varages

from Toulon (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 647 km

from Calais: 874 km

from Nice: 106 km

from Bordeaux: 539 km

from Strasbourg: 571 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 Varages from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barjols, La Verdiere, Ponteves and Tavernes.

This page in French: Visiter Varages