- 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
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.
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.