- Private 4-hour shore excursion from Marseille to Aix-en-Provence
- Walk along the famous Cours Mirabeau, lined with quaint cafes and shops
- Tour the city’s highlights, including the Cathédral Saint-Sauveur d’Aix and Place d’Albertras
- Visit Cézanne’s artist workshop at Les Lauves (own expense)
- Complimentary port pickup and drop-off
- Covered by Viator’s worry-free policy: guaranteed on-time return to your ship
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What You Can Expect
Head toward the Place du Général de Gaulle with its spectacular fountain. Witness the mix of water and art with a visit to the 17th-century Four Dolphins Fountain sculpture and the Place d’Albertas fountain, whose basin was made by local students. Other spectacular sights to see in this lively city are City Hall and the Cathédral Saint-Sauveur d'Aix, offering unique impressions of Aix-en-Provence's preserved heritage, with buildings dating back to the 12th century!
Afterwards, you’ll get the exclusive opportunity to visit the atelier of locally born artist Paul Cézanne (at your own expense) and attend a workshop at Les Lauves. See inside the small pavilion that served as the work space for Cézanne’s masterpieces.
Your private guide will show you around the most stunning places in Aix-en-Provence while providing you with informative and captivating tales. After your 4-hour private tour, enjoy a relaxing drive by private vehicle back to the cruise ship port.
Worry-free Shore Excursion:
We will ensure your timely return to Marseille port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Excellent tour. Our guide Veronique I apologize if I misspelled your name handled all the driving, answered questions, and kept our small group together. She also co-ordinated our walking tour and was very informative. Very pleased with how the tour was handled.
Wonderful trip. A beautiful city. Our guide was excellent. Would have like another day or so there.
My group was totally thrilled with this excursion. Maria was a fabulous guide and aix-en-Provence was beautiful. We arrived early I the morning and there were few tourists there which was great. As well as their usual market there was a crafts market set up with fabulous hand crafted merchandise and we lucked into a "period costume" parade. I would recommend this excursion and viator.
Very enjoyable excursion from our ship. Aix-en-Provence is a lovely old town to visit.
I had an enjoyable time on my private tour of Aix-en-Provence. Aix is a beautiful city. Stephanie was an awesome tour guide. She was very friendly, extremely knowledgeable and she was on time. She even managed to squeeze in a visit to the Notre-Dame de la Garde for my group. I would highly recommend this tour and i would definitely request Stephanie.
Our tour guide was friendly and informative - and very patient when our tour members wanted to shop!
Enjoyed the tour and wish we could have spent longer. Sadly the tour operator did not contact the guide about the earlier pickup time we could have managed.. The guide could have come earlier, but didn't know about the request
Our tour guide was very friendly. This was a nice tour.
we did not have a very good guide.. and it rained in the morning which prevented us from getting around... didn't seem knowledge on restrooms. told us to go to bar's and we did and were turned away....wouldn't reccomend your tour company!!!!