History and Van Gogh in Provence / BJ1

Aix-en-Provence - Tourisme - From 20/06 to 31/10/2021, every Monday and Friday at 9.15 am.

Greeted by Arles’s famous amphitheatre take a walk through narrow streets in the footsteps of Van Gogh. In Avignon, discover enchanting medieval architecture and the amazing Popes’ Palace. "La nuit étoilée" was painted near Saint-Paul de Mausole, near Saint-Rémy-de-Provence (photo stop). Les Baux-de-Provence takes you back to the medieval times. The tiny clifftop village offers amazing views, small shops and incredible stories from the past.

The order of destinations may change according to traffic.

➜ Departure from the Tourist Office at 9:15am.

➜ Lunch & entrance fees not included

➜ Duration: 8h

Information provided by Office de Tourisme d'Aix en Provence

  • Address

    Au départ de l'Office de Tourisme
    300 avenue Giuseppe Verdi
    BP 40106

    13090 Aix-en-Provence

  • Organiser

    Booking and information centre - Aix-en-Provence

  • Phone

    • 04 42 16 11 61
  • Website

Where to stay

Aquabella Hôtel & Spa
Hotel

Aquabella Hôtel & Spa

Aix-en-Provence

Right in full heart of the old Aix-en-Provence, at the feet of the old city, Sextius thermal baths and the Fitness center. medieval fortifications. Attached to the This modern establishment consists of 108 rooms Provence oriented decoration. Bathroom equipped with a bath-tub, independent toilets,…

Brit Hotel Moulin de la Pioline
Hotel

Brit Hotel Moulin de la Pioline

Aix-en-Provence

Located in Les Milles, Hotel du Moulin de la Pioline is 5 km from the centre of Aix-en-Provence. the 35 rooms feature a carpeted floor, a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a desk. Each room also includes a private bathroom with a shower and a bath. You can alos anjouy a good…

Hôtel La Caravelle
Hotel

Hôtel La Caravelle

Aix-en-Provence

In Aix town centre welcome to the 2-star La Caravelle Hotel in the Mazarin district, a step or two away from the historic town centre, from Cours Mirabeau, the Granet Museum and the Caumont Art Centre. Our charm-filled hotel with its pure and simple decoration has 30 rooms and a light-filled…

Maison Dauphine
Holiday rental

Maison Dauphine

Aix-en-Provence

There's lots happening at Maison Dauphine in Aix-en-Provence. Premium accommodation with a bespoke concierge service, a "boutique" and "online" art gallery, Aix showroom for Le Grand Siècle's panoramic wallpapers and decorative wallpaper. You can stay in one of three apartments designed by…

B&B Hôtel Aix-en-Provence Pont de l'Arc
Hotel

B&B Hôtel Aix-en-Provence Pont de l'Arc

Aix-en-Provence

Located in suburban areas, along the main highways, near the motorways interchanges and next to commercial and tourist areas with shopping centers and at walking distance of various types of restaurants

CAMPING CHANTECLER
Campsite

CAMPING CHANTECLER

Aix-en-Provence

In an heaven of peace, enjoy the sweetness of life at 2 km of the town center. A park of 8 hectares located in Aix en Provence in the heart of Provence. Equipped with swimming pool, bowling pitch, beach volley, ping pong table, playground for kids, restaurant / snack, laundry / TV room, WIFI…

La Mule noire
Holiday rental

La Mule noire

Aix-en-Provence

Soyez les bienvenus au cœur du centre historique d'Aix-en-Provence. Vous êtes à moins d'une minute à pied du célèbre Cours Mirabeau, au calme absolu et pourtant dans un quartier très vivant avec ses cafés, ses restaurants, ses monuments et à quelques centaines de mètres du musée…

Hôtel en Ville
Hotel

Hôtel en Ville

Aix-en-Provence

This charming hotel offers ten modern & spacious rooms with open space, all air conditionned. The last renovated property of the hotels in Aix-en-Provence, with view on the old town, the cathedral and a public park just nearby. You are welcome in a lounge bar or brasserie where you can have a…

PETITE SOURCE 2 - N° 3989
Holiday rental

PETITE SOURCE 2 - N° 3989

Aix-en-Provence

60M² holiday home. It has everything you need for a wonderful break in the heart of Provence. Ground floor: - open plan kitchen: (fridge freezer, microwave, oven, 4 hobs, dishwasher, toaster, coffee machine, kettle and utensils) - living room + lounge: (table, 4 chairs, bench, 2 armchairs…

Things to do

Aquae Maltae - Brasserie de Provence
Craftsman / producer

Aquae Maltae - Brasserie de Provence

Aix-en-Provence

Since their very childhood, the team members have been cradled by Provençal terroir and culture. They enjoy combining malts and hops to create beers designed for Provence and even, at time, dare to add thyme, rosemary or lavender honey. Artisanal by nature, Aquae Maltae presents a large range of…

Longchamp
Souvenirs shopping

Longchamp

Aix-en-Provence

Leather good shop.

Aix Golf Académie
Outdoor leisure

Aix Golf Académie

Aix-en-Provence

Aix Golf, the ideal place to learn or improve your game in a friendly atmosphere just 5 minutes from the centre of Aix.

Golf d'Aix-en-Provence - Set Club
Outdoor leisure

Golf d'Aix-en-Provence - Set Club

Aix-en-Provence

A few minutes from the centre of Aix en Provence, Set Golf stands in one of the loveliest leafy sites of the Aix countryside. 18-hole course, green fee (9 and 18 holes), practice green, individual lessons and golf school (from age 6). Hire of caddies and carts. Architect Ronald Fream…

Kitch
Fashion / shopping

Kitch

Aix-en-Provence

La boutique Kitch est une institution aixoise située au coeur de la ville, à deux pas de la place Richelme. La décoration atypique et moderne met en évidence le travail de nombreux créateurs dont la liste évolue au fil des saisons. Le conseil très personnalisé de l'équipe vous permettra…

Gourmandises Aixquises
Shopping gourmand

Gourmandises Aixquises

Aix-en-Provence

Gourmandises Aixquises sells a selection of artisan Provence products: - confectionary and biscuits - jam and honey - tapenades and spreads - terrines and ready meals - olive oils and flavoured salt - wine and alcohol - ceramic trinkets - olive wood items - lavender-based…

Train touristique aixois

Train touristique aixois

Aix-en-Provence

The little tourist train electrically powered will take you back in time through the history of Aix-en-Provence. Travel through the city's narrow streets on a small 57-seater train with a panoramic roof. On board, everyone has a headset for unrivalled sound quality with an audio commentary in…

Oriental carpets and tapestries - Alexandre Naalbandian
Craftsman / producer

Oriental carpets and tapestries - Alexandre Naalbandian

Aix-en-Provence

Sale, purchase, restoration carpets and tapestries.

Maison Riederer
Shopping gourmand

Maison Riederer

Aix-en-Provence

Confectionery, chocolate factory in Aix-en-Provence.

Where to eat

Chez Gaby
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Chez Gaby

Aix-en-Provence

Traditional family cooking. Specialities: shellfish and pizza, restaurant with a non-smoking room and upstairs dining room with panoramic terraces.

La maison du Handburger (place des Augustins)
Restaurants à emporter

La maison du Handburger (place des Augustins)

Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence’s first high-quality burger restaurant, the maison du Handburger, is open every day and invites you to sample the fare in its hospitable surroundings. Takeaway meals can be ordered by phone.

Le Palais d'Asie
Restaurants à emporter

Le Palais d'Asie

Aix-en-Provence

Restaurant serving classic Vietnamese dishes. The restaurant also serves over 14 varieties of tea.

Vapiano
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Vapiano

Aix-en-Provence

Vapiano restaurant in central Aix-en-Provence is 2 minutes from La Rotonde and Cours Mirabeau. Vapiano is an Italian chain of restaurants: pasta, pizza, salad and risotto. Everything is homemade and made before your eyes using fresh produce.

La Table du Mas des Ecureuils
Table 13

La Table du Mas des Ecureuils

Aix-en-Provence

Vines, lavender and a pine wood... A beautiful breath of countryside awaits you here at this little hotel-restaurant in Les Milles, located just a few minutes from the centre of Aix-en-Provence. Perched on a hilltop and superbly isolated, the restaurant nevertheless attracts outside guests, drawn…

Aux petits oignons
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Aux petits oignons

Aix-en-Provence

The "Petits Oignons" restaurant downtown offers authentic handmade Hamburger. Carnivore or Vegetarian, to everyone's liking. For dessert, find delicious cookies and cheesecake of incomparable taste. Meals cooked with love, using quality ingredients. Take out or stay on the terrace, enjoy an…

The Four Courts
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The Four Courts

Aix-en-Provence

The Four Courts is a traditional Irish pub serving a variety of Irish stouts and ales. Brasserie by day and pub by night. Stage and large screen for sports events.

La Fromagerie du Passage
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La Fromagerie du Passage

Aix-en-Provence

Food and wine pairing. Fromagerie du Passage offers a menu with ten cheese-based dishes, every lunchtime from Monday to Saturday between 12 noon and 3pm, and in the evening from 6pm to 9pm. Terrace upstairs with air-conditioned room. La Fromagerie du Passage has about 80 varieties of cheese…

Crêpes Cidre et Compagnie
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Crêpes Cidre et Compagnie

Aix-en-Provence

Tuck into 100% Breton pancakes and crêpes at Delphine's crêperie near the town centre. The pancakes and crêpes are made in front of you in a warm and friendly setting with two rooms so you can relish your foodie treat. Delphine makes other Brittany specialities to eat on-site such as salted…