The authentic Provence of Cézanne Private tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

614056


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

French (fluent), English (fluent), German (basic), Spanish (fluent), Italian (basic), Portuguese (basic)

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.

Itinerary

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.

Transportation

In a comfortable air conditioning van with a private driver.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 euros - Just in case you want to buy a local souvenir.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs

Other: The admission ticket to visit Cezanne's studio. Price 6,5 euros/per person.

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    Currency
    Tour Price

    699 USD(for up to 7 people) (duration: 4 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    614056


    Categories

    City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 7

    Language(s)

    explanation

    French (fluent), English (fluent), German (basic), Spanish (fluent), Italian (basic), Portuguese (basic)

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