Imbibe the essence of southern France with a private 4-hour tour of charming Aix-en-Provence from Marseille. Travel by coach through pastoral Provence and accompany your guide on a stroll of Aix’s tree-lined streets, viewing centuries-old private mansions, shops and cafés. Catch unique sights like the Fountain of the Preachy and Saint Sauveur Cathedral. Then enjoy a walk on your own or visit Cezanne’s famous art studio (own expense).
Extend your Provençal trip beyond bustling Marseille with a private 4-hour tour of delightful Aix-en-Provence. In the morning, enjoy pickup from your Marseille hotel and relax for the brief and scenic ride through the Provençal countryside.
Upon arrival, stroll down the charming Cours Mirabeau, Aix’s chic central road lined with 17th- and 18th-century mansions. Snap memorable photos of street scenes and architectural gems as you make your way to Vieil Aix (Old Town). In this lovely historic center, you’ll wander winding streets and explore charming boutiques, cafés and markets. Admire spectacular fountains such as the Four Dolphins Fountain and the Fountain of the Preachy, and grand venues like Albertas Square, Cardeurs Square, Saint Sauveur Cathedral and Hôtel de Ville (City Hall).
Afterwards, enjoy some free time and an optional visit to the Cézanne’s atelier at Les Lauves (own expense), the final studio of the famous Post-Impressionist painter who originated from Aix. View his original workspace and attend a fun painting class.
Your private tour ends with a leisurely drive back to your hotel in Marseille.