PROVENCE TOUR OF AIX, MOUNT STE. VICTOIRE: 8 Hour
PROVENCE TOUR OF AIX EN PROVENCE AND MOUNT STE. VICTOIRE
Customize this Provence private tour of Aix and Mount Ste. Victoire.
Provence tour of Aix and Mount Ste. Victoire inclusions: Private transportation and English-speaking tour guide, admissions fees in Cezanne studio, taxes, tolls and parking.
Note: Best to visit on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays (market days).
Departure Points: Avignon, Arles and vicinity; Aix, Marseille and vicinity. Other departure points available, please inquire.
This morning your tour guide will take you on a private tour of Aix en Provence, a charming and vibrant city. Founded by the Romans in 103 B.C., the city was invaded and damaged by the Barbarians, yet still managed to stay prosperous. At the end of the 12th century, Aix en Provence became the capital of Provence.
You will enjoy a walking tour of Aix, appreciating the sumptuous architecture from the 17th and 18th centuries, as well as Aix en Provence’s markets and cafés, mansions and fountains, and lively streets and lovely stores.
Aix en Provence was also the birthplace of the painter Cézanne; your private tour of Aix will take you in his footsteps to see Mt. Sainte-Victoire, one of his favorite subjects, as well as his studio.
NOTE: This private tour of Aix and Mount Ste. Victoire can be fully customized. Inquire.
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