Villecroze tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villecroze: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Villecroze is a charming small village with a quaint historic centre and a park with troglodyte dwellings

Important note

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

Villecroze is situated in the Var department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 58 kilometres from Toulon, the department capital (general information: Villecroze is 660 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salernes at 5 km and Aups at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villecroze, 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 Villecroze 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 Villecroze

Markets in and near Villecroze

  • Aups: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Lorgues: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Cotignac: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Carces: market Saturday (14km)
  • Draguignan: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Les Arcs: market Thursday (21km)
  • Le Luc: market Friday (21km)
  • Brignoles: market Saturday (26km)
  • Le Muy: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Gonfaron: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Villecroze, Provence

Tourist attractions near Villecroze, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Thoronet Abbey (13km)
  • Frejus Cathedral cloisters (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Verdon (22km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Thoronet (Le Thoronet) (15km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Léonce (Frejus) (40km)
  • Eglise de St Raphaël (Saint-Raphael) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’Elie Alexis (36km)
  • Clos de Villeneuve (37km)
  • Jardin Germaine l’Hardy-Denonain (46km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (57km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Sainte-Croix (22km)
  • Lac de Quinson (23km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (30km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (34km)
  • Massif des Maures (35km)
  • Barrage de Chaudanne (37km)
  • Barrage de Castillon (39km)
  • Lac de Castillon (39km)
  • Grottes de Saint-Cezaire (44km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (45km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (45km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Fréjus (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villecroze

Canton: Salernes

Arrondissement: Draguignan

Department: Var

Region: Provence

Postcode: 83690

Distance to Villecroze

from Toulon (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 660 km

from Calais: 884 km

from Nice: 81 km

from Bordeaux: 564 km

from Strasbourg: 568 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aups, Salernes and Tourtour.

This page in French: Visiter Villecroze