Tourism in Trans-en-Provence

Located in the Var department, the dynamic village of Trans-en-Provence is nestled in the sumptuous setting of Provence. The village of Trans-en-Provence offers to the 4,800 inhabitants, and to tourists, local stores and a quiet atmosphere.

How about taking advantage of your stay to practice sports in connection with nature? Numerous hiking trails run through this preserved area of Provence. Many other activities can also be practiced in Provence. You can discover the region during a horse riding session, or thrill in complete safety by trying your hand at canyoning or climbing.

Like other villages in the Var department, Trans-en-Provence offers a generous terroir, which brings happiness to tourists. You can also discover in the region several local markets where producers share local products with you.

You can also discover a famous or confidential local heritage: old churches, squares, fountains, wash houses, monasteries…

You can visit our website or get in touch with the Tourist Office to get information on activities. If you want to stay in southern France, many hotels, campsites, and bed and breakfasts await you in the Var department. You can easily book the accommodation of your dreams in the region.

A UFO in Trans-en-Provence?

The small, quiet village of Trans-en-Provence made headlines in 1981. One inhabitant, Renato Nicolaï, claimed to have observed an unidentified flying object there, attracting for years many curious people as well as passionate ufologists. Are you staying in the village? Raise your eyes to the night sky, and you may see strange lights!

Museums in the Var department

Numerous museums await you in the Var department, for visits that will be both fun and educational. You will be able to discover for example, the Museum of the Santons in Pierrefeu-du-Var, the Maison du Terroir et du Patrimoine in La Cadière-d’Azur, the Annonciade Museum in Saint-Tropez, etc.