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Aix en Provence & Cezanne

Aix en Provence & Cezanne

5 hours From
AU$121 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Provence
  • Duration
    5 hours
  • Tour Code
    PRE-18-3518
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Mon, Fri
5 hours From
AU$121 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Provence
  • Duration
    5 hours
  • Tour Code
    PRE-18-3518
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Mon, Fri
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    AdmissionAdmission All entrance fees includedEscorted tourEscorted tour Experienced private English speaking guideTourTour Half-day tour of Aix-en-Provence including Terrasses des Peintres and other points of interests. TransportationTransportation Transportation in an air-conditioned minibus/van

Summary

Discover the city of Aix-en-Provence, known for its architecture, arts and the local specialty, "Calisson'. 

This tour departs from Avignon. 

Schedule:
Summer: 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Itinerary

Enjoy a half-day tour in the town originally called Aquae Sextiae in the 1st Century B.C.,  Aix en Provence. With your tour guide you will appreciate the so-called Aix, famous for its history, architecture and arts, especially thanks to the painter Paul Cezanne, native from the town.

In the heights of Aix, you will stop at the Terrasses des Peintres, to admire the amazing view on the Mountain Sainte-Victoire, painted hundred times by Cezanne.

You will then reach the historical center of Aix for a walking tour from the Cours Mirabeau to the Cathedral Saint-Sauveur. Walking through the town you will discover the beauty of this place, the architecture from the 17th and 18th centuries thanks to many private mansions, the famous Cours Mirabeau lined with plane trees and the charming squares decorated with fountains. 

During your free time, do not miss the opportunity to taste the local speciality 'Calisson', cooked for the first time on the wedding day of the last king of Provence : King Rene and Queen Joan, or have a fresh drink in the oldest Café of Aix, often frequented by Cézanne “Les deux Garçons”.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees to monuments as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Transportation in a minivan
  • Pick-up service from hotels in Avignon except for Arles.

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