French walking guided tour: Aix au temps des grandes épidémies

Aix-en-Provence - Balade contée - Dates and program to be confirmed

Departure from the Tourist Office.

➜ Walking tour

➜ Language: French

➜ Duration: around 2h

➜ Booking at the information desk or on the website of the Tourist Office.

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

    Les Flâneries/Les Escapades

  • Website

Where to stay

Jourdan - N° 4011
Holiday rental

Jourdan - N° 4011

Aix-en-Provence

Temporary accommodation: a new job, training, tourism, etc. A 5-minute walk from the town centre, this very quiet flat has an equipped kitchen (oven, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric coffee machine, kettle, toaster, dishwasher), opening onto a large living room (internet and television) and…

Campanile Aix-en-Provence Sud - Pont de l'Arc
Hotel

Campanile Aix-en-Provence Sud - Pont de l'Arc

Aix-en-Provence

Located south, at 5mn drive from city center, nearby exit / entrance of the motorway to join Marseille, Nice, Avignon. The hotel has been completely renovated in 2012, with 119 rooms in a pleasant and quiet setting, close to the river of the Arc. Every room has flat screen TV and free wifi.…

Arc Hôtel
Hotel

Arc Hôtel

Aix-en-Provence

The arc hotel offers you : private bar, swimming pool, air-conditioned, conference and seminar room with complete audiovisual equipment, car park, basement, garage. The 40 rooms are equipped with bathroom, tv and telephone. Open all year.

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…

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…

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…

Negrecoste Hotel & Spa
Hotel

Negrecoste Hotel & Spa

Aix-en-Provence

Located in the city center, in the middle of the famous Cours Mirabeau, the Negrecoste hotel offers 35 air-conditioned rooms with private and secure parking. The rooms are equipped with double glazing, bathroom, television, mini bar, safe, with free WiFi access and NUXE products available. Some…

Hôtel des Augustins
Hotel

Hôtel des Augustins

Aix-en-Provence

Just a few yards away from Cours Mirabeau, near the museums, theatres, shops and restaurants, the 3-star Hotel des Augustins is a site filled with history, combining modernity and serenity at the heart of Aix-en-Provence. The lobby (a converted 15th century chapel) and the 28 comfortable rooms…

Résidence Odalys City Les Floridianes
Hotel

Résidence Odalys City Les Floridianes

Aix-en-Provence

The 4-star tourist residence Les Floridianes contains 4 apartments for 4 people and 58 studio flats for 2 people, all with air-conditioning. The residence has a private underground car park and an outdoor swimming pool (April to October). It is located 400 metres from the town centre. Les…

Things to do

Pâtisserie Béchard
Shopping gourmand

Pâtisserie Béchard

Aix-en-Provence

Maison Béchard is a long-standing family business that has been passed down through the generations and is now run by Margaux Touzet. Step into Maison Béchard and feast your eyes on treats such as artisan-made calissons, the Alexandre (almond mousse with a thin layer of praline) or famous iced…

Nature en soi
Outdoor leisure

Nature en soi

Aix-en-Provence

Nature en soi propose aussi des initiations aux techniques de survie, en passant par la reconnaissance des plantes et des animaux et par l'histoire géologique, culturelle, traditionnelle, et même folklorique. Autant d'animations pédagogiques auxquelles s'ajoutent des ateliers d'arts, de…

Be by Cat
Craftsman / producer

Be by Cat

Aix-en-Provence

The designer, Cat, likes to break the mould. The raw materials such as pyrite or lava flirt with the softness of the keshis and ornamental stones such as labradorite, turquoise, rubyziosite, with the sliding knots adding an ethnic, bohemian note. A touch quirky, the rocker-chic style marries…

Cezanne cinema
Cultural place

Cezanne cinema

Aix-en-Provence

Cinéma Le Cézanne provides 1539 seats and 9 screens for the general public. Disabled facilities: all screens have induction loops for the hard of hearing and 3 screens (n° 3, 4 et 5) have wheelchair access via the lift. Films in French (VF) and original version (VO). Special screenings…

Fromagerie Lemarié
Shopping gourmand

Fromagerie Lemarié

Aix-en-Provence

A cheese enthusiast, Benoit Lemarié welcomes you to his shop Rue d'Italie for a wide choice of cheeses... Guests can choose from over 150 varieties, also a choice of cream and white cheese. We arrange the best cheese platters for your party tables or any entertaining party.

Book in Bar
Souvenirs shopping

Book in Bar

Aix-en-Provence

Located in the Mazarin district, the Book in bar bookshop welcomes you in a laid-back Anglo-Saxon atmosphere. Tables and armchairs dotted around the bookshop mean you can enjoy a cold or hot drink and a pastry while you read. Good to know: all the pastries and drinks are also available for…

A comme Atelier
Craftsman / producer

A comme Atelier

Aix-en-Provence

Adeline Lenotte, conservator - restorer of works of art specialized in easel paintings, is a graduate of ENSAV visual arts school in Brussels, Belgium and accredited Monuments Historiques et Musées de France (French Historical Monuments and Museums). Her work consists in reviving objects that…

Aix et Terra
Shopping gourmand

Aix et Terra

Aix-en-Provence

Delicatessen, Food supply store. Jam, tapenade, olive oil, vinegar, wine, teas, truffle specialities and famous recipes from Provence.

Thibault Chappe Photographie
Craftsman / producer

Thibault Chappe Photographie

Aix-en-Provence

Thibault Chappe is a photographer in Aix-en-Provence. He takes photos for weddings, pregnancy, new-born babies, portraits, advertisements, events or illustrations. Thibault Chappe also organises photo lessons and courses for all levels.

Where to eat

Izumi
Restaurants à emporter

Izumi

Aix-en-Provence

Izumi is a restaurant offering traditional Japanese cuisine in a simple and family setting in the Aix-en-Provence downtown. The restaurant accepts reservations.

L'Opéra
Food guide restaurant

L'Opéra

Aix-en-Provence

C'est a deux pas du cours sextius et du parking Rotonde que le chef et son équipe vous accueille tous les soirs de 19h à 23h et parfois plus tard selon les festivals et spectacles. Matthieu Cuvellier qui à fait ses armes auprès de chefs étoilés vous propose une cuisine Bistronomique où…

Les vieilles canailles
Food guide restaurant

Les vieilles canailles

Aix-en-Provence

Opened on a pedestrian street, this brand new restaurant in the heart of Aix-en-Provence is a den of epicureans. Authentic French bistro, Les Vieilles Canailles offers gourmet, simple and local cuisine, a rigorous selection of wines, all in a warm atmosphere. A true lover of the Product,…

Solferino
Restaurants à emporter

Solferino

Aix-en-Provence

Matches on large screen.

Healthy&Co
Restaurants à emporter

Healthy&Co

Aix-en-Provence

Healthy&Co is a restaurant serving low-calorie and healthy food. Salads, sandwiches, tarts and hot dishes...there's something for everyone.

Cay Tam
Restaurants à emporter

Cay Tam

Aix-en-Provence

The Cay Tam is an Asian restaurant serving a wide variety of traditional dishes from all over Asia, as well as many barbecue and fondue specialities from Korea, Thailand and Vietnam.

Europia
Restaurants à emporter

Europia

Aix-en-Provence

Kosher and Hallal cuisine available on request. Open evenings and weekends by appointment.

La Grignotière
Restaurants à emporter

La Grignotière

Aix-en-Provence

Restaurant

Tita Restaurant
Restaurants à emporter

Tita Restaurant

Aix-en-Provence

The warm tones of a Mediterranean tile, wall pictures of Tel Aviv and the music of the country give to the place an atmosphere of charm. In addition, you will feel like at home thanks to the quality and warm welcome. Specialties Israeli served in pita bread or on the plate, Falafel, hummus,…