Aix en Provence and the painter Paul Cézanne

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Tour Number

Activity Level

384326


Categories

Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

Italian (fluent), German (conversational), French (fluent), English (fluent)

Discover the 17th century city center of Aix en Provence and take a walk on the steps of Paul Cézanne!


Spend a day exploring Aix en Provence, with its 17th-century buildings, local markets, and charming architecture!

Take a walk on the Cours Mirabeau with its private old mansions; then stroll around local shops, see the most famous architectural and religious sites, squares and fountains. Discover the Mazarin district and visit the "Saint Sauveur" cathedral and its cloister.

Aix en Provence is also the birthplace of the painter Paul Cézanne, claimed to be the inventor of the "Art Nouveau". You'll visit his studio, built according to his own plans and where he used to work during the last years of his life.

Finally, admire the Saint Victoire mountain from the upland "Painter's terrain" where Paul Cézanne used to paint "Sur le motif" (on the field).

Itinerary

9:00 Pick up at your location
10:00 Guided walking tour of Aix en Provence
12:00 Lunch at your convenience
14:00 Way to Paul Cézanne studio
14:15 Visit of the studio
15:00 Upland photo shuts and walk in the garden of painters
16:00 Way back to any location at your convenience

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At any location you prefer:
Hotel, lodge location, cruise ship pier, station, airport, ...

End location: At any location convenient for you

Duration: 6 hours

Transportation

Tour is carried out in a private, air-conditioned minibus, with licensed professional driver

What’s Included

Other: Transportation, full insurance, parking charges and motorway tolls
Your private driver assist you all along your tour, giving you commentaries, recommendations for restaurants, shops, museums, strolls, etc ...

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 EUR - Restaurant
Entrance and audio guide in your native language for the Paul Cezanne studio visit

What’s Extra

Other: - Lunch at the Restaurant
- Paul Cézanne studio entrance and audio guide in your native language

Restrictions

- I am not able to guide you inside of the museums or historical monuments.
- I can only guide in English, Italian and French.

A Recent Review of this tour

Me and my Family enjoyed this unbelievable experience. Our guide was extremely friendly and was very flexible to our needs. I would definitely recommend him if you are looking for something different and non-touristy!!
Terry Tucker

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Private tour guide Olivier

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