Discover Aix en Provence in the steps of Cézanne with an official guide and a private driver
Come and join me to discover the city of art : Aix en Provence, where the post-impressionist painter Paul Cézanne, known as the "Father of Modern Art" was born. This tour is an excellent way to discover Aix en Provence and see the Saint Victoire mountain that marvelously exemplifies the Provençal nature.
In fact, the surrounding countryside inspired some of Cezanne's greatest impressionist masterpieces. From classical elegance to Baroque opulence, you will understand why Aix en Provence's unique architectural heritage and magnificent landscapes animated Cézanne. He was, a great observer of nature and knew perfectly the geology of his land. The country trails that he wandered when he was a teenager with his friend Émile Zola, held no secrets from him
During the tour, I will also explain you the relation that the city maintained with the artist through the years and other interesting anecdotes related to the artist's life.
Cezanne's studio : the artist came every morning in this workshop of light and silence, to paint dozens of works now preserved in the great museums of the world, among them the worldwide famous "Last Bathers". All the objects that he treasured during his life are still there. His studio is a wonderful place to feel intensely the painter's presence .
Cézanne Road : the mythical road to see the Sainte-Victoire mountain that fascinated the artist. You will see incredible landscapes and fell the particular light of Provence that guided the artist on his creative path to the threshold of abstract.
Aix-en-Provence : famous places that marked the artist's life.
A unique opportunity to walk on Cézanne steps and experience the city just as he did it !
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 4 hours
Possibility to customize the tour and adapt the timing according to your needs.
In a comfortable air conditioning van with a private driver.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 euros - Just in case you want to buy a local souvenir.
- Personal Expenses