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Tourtour

 
Departement of Var - Population: 481 h - Surface: 2.869

On route D77 between Aups (10km.) and Draguignan (21km.).
To leave Draguignan, take D557 east.
Tourtour

Without a doubt, Tourtour deserves its formal classification as one of the most beautiful villages of France. It has been remarkably true to its character of an old Provençal village...

Here we find old stonework, restored façades, fountains and squares blooming with flowers, each corner of the village has its own Provençal cachet !


Tourtour - Village

From the top of its 630m. altitude Tourtour ofters a magnificent panorama of nearly 300km.

With its reputation for beauty and its fabulous site, Tourtour is a popular tourist stop and many good restaurants are to be found


What to see:

The old oil mill- still working. St. Denis church.
12th c. and 15thc, castles, saracen tower, wash house, fossil museum.



Leisure activities:

Hiking. Exhibitions.
Summer entertainment.
Cyclo-tourism.



Accommodation:

Hotels. Gites.
Holiday Rentals.
Bed and breakfast.



Neighbouring villages:

Villecroze (6 km) and Ampus (8 km).



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