History and Van Gogh in Provence / BJ1

Aix-en-Provence - Tourisme - From 01/04 to 31/10/2022, every Monday and Friday between 9.15 am and 5.15 pm.

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.

➜ Commented excursion / Guaranteed departure from 2 people

➜ 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

    Bonjour Provence

  • Website

Where to stay

Best Western Le Galice
Hotel

Best Western Le Galice

Aix-en-Provence

Situated close to the town centre, the Best Western Galice of Aix en Provence is ideal for the both business and leisure travellers. At your disposal : superb holiday inn bedrooms, restaurant and bar, outdoor swimmging pool, underground private parking, selection of meeting rooms. Baby…

Hôtel Vendôme
Hotel

Hôtel Vendôme

Aix-en-Provence

Close by the historic town centre of Aix-en-Provence and the magnificent Pavillon de Vendôme, the hotel has sound-proofed, air-conditioned rooms with a flat-screen television and satellite channels. The rooms overlook a courtyard. All the rooms in the Hôtel Vendôme have a private bathroom.…

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…

Le Mazet
Holiday rental

Le Mazet

Aix-en-Provence

Décoration soignée. Pièce principale avec 1 canapé lit bateau /2 pers (2X80X190), kitchenette et espace nuit avec 1 lit/2 pers. Salle d'eau avec WC. Terrasse donnant sur 1 jardinet de 70 m² avec mobilier de jardin. Barbecue. Stationnement intérieur clos avec portail automatique. Connexion…

Flobelle - Bastide de la Traverse
Holiday rental

Flobelle - Bastide de la Traverse

Aix-en-Provence

Situé en rez-de-jardin, ce charmant petit appartement de 35m² vous accueille avec le soleil l’hiver, et la fraicheur l’été ! Cet appartement comprend une chambre-séjour avec un lit de 2 personnes (140cm), une cuisine équipée (plaque de cuisson à induction, lave-linge, micro-onde,…

Aparthotel Adagio
Hotel

Aparthotel Adagio

Aix-en-Provence

The beautiful residence which combines style and comfort has a privilege location in the heart of the city. Pierre & Vacances City is situated nearby the great fountain "la Rotonde" and the famous Cours Mirabeau. At your disposal : laundrette, indoor car park on charge. Bar and restaurant close by.

Les Lodges Sainte-Victoire
Hotel

Les Lodges Sainte-Victoire

Le Tholonet

Ayant plus que jamais à coeur l'envie de vous proposer des séjours uniques, les équipes de l'établissement de la campagne aixoise ont repensé leur organisation autour d'un protocole sanitaire exemplaire. Profitez à nouveau de la vie avec sérénité en vivant l'expérience hôtelière…

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…

Lodge N°3 Le Verger
Holiday rental

Lodge N°3 Le Verger

Le Tholonet

Villa de luxe, 3 chambres avec piscine privée.

Things to do

Pasino GRAND
Cultural place

Pasino GRAND

Aix-en-Provence

The Pasino GRAND is also an ideal venue for all your events! The casino has a brand-new atmosphere – powerful, captivating and filled with light – combining chic, elegant and modern styles with golden textures and colours. Welcome to Pasino 2.0 for a unique, immersive and interactive…

Adams
Nautical leisure

Adams

Aix-en-Provence

Permanence au local le vendredi soir à 19h45 Entraînement à la piscine du Centre Universitaire 35, av. Jules Ferry le jeudi de 20h à 21h30. Sorties en mer toute l'année. Formation, exploration, baptême. L'association possède son propre bateau, l'ADAMSIA, basé au port de…

First (femme)
Souvenirs shopping

First (femme)

Aix-en-Provence

Ready-to-wear for women, and ready-to-wear for men. Shoe store.

Archevêché theater
Cultural place

Archevêché theater

Aix-en-Provence

With its huge spiral staircases, its medieval arches and its XVIIth century wings, the cour de l'Archevêché is a national treasure, one of the most important of the city history. Becoming a theater in 1948, it is now the Festival's emblematic venue.

Pain de Sucre
Fashion / shopping

Pain de Sucre

Aix-en-Provence

Ready-to-wear for women

Aix & Co
Fashion / shopping

Aix & Co

Aix-en-Provence

Le concept store propose également des ateliers divers et variés pour développer sa créativité. Mais Aix & Co c'est avant tout un endroit où on aime partager, discuter et diffuser un positivisme contagieux. Laëtitia Macquin, à l'initiative du projet met un point d'honneur à vous faire…

La feuille d'or
Craftsman / producer

La feuille d'or

Aix-en-Provence

A graduate of the Ecole du Louvre and with a 20 years gilding experience, Anne Ponsin has set up her studio in the heart of Aix-en-Provence for the sale and restoration of gilded wood. Her work consists in curative care and reconstruction of damaged parts, to restore objects altered by time.…

Cinéma Le Mazarin
Cultural place

Cinéma Le Mazarin

Aix-en-Provence

Foreign movies are all shown in original version with french subtitles.

Expressions - Mr Gertz
Craftsman / producer

Expressions - Mr Gertz

Aix-en-Provence

His production is complemented by a wide array of paintings and postcards (watercolours and acrylics) created on-site. The ceramics are made using traditional techniques (throwing, stamping, moulding) and are entirely hand-decorated in the workshop. Their creation comprises a host of different…

Where to eat

Kiwa Sushi
Restaurants à emporter

Kiwa Sushi

Aix-en-Provence

Japanese specialities to eat in or take away. Fresh produce guaranteed, experience of a renowned Japanese chef.

Villa Gallici
Food guide restaurant

Villa Gallici

Aix-en-Provence

A few minutes' walk from the historic centre, this luxury 18th-century Provençal house offers 17 bedrooms and 6 suites, all air-conditioned and individually decorated with LED TV, mini bar and safe. Gourmet restaurant, specialities: Provençal stuffed vegetables, courgette fritters in…

Pitaya
Restaurants à emporter

Pitaya

Aix-en-Provence

Régalez-vous avec un délicieux Bo Bun, le subtil alliage terre et mer du Nua Kao ou encore avec le Pad thai gourmand et ses cacahuètes torréfiées. Les amateurs de sauce piquante trouveront également leur bonheur grâce aux Green et Red Curry.

La Tradizionale
Restaurants à emporter

La Tradizionale

Aix-en-Provence

Italian cooking

Aux petits oignons
Restaurants à emporter

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…

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,…

La Case Créole
Restaurants à emporter

La Case Créole

Aix-en-Provence

Specialities from Madagascar and Reunion Island

Simply food
Restaurants à emporter

Simply food

Aix-en-Provence

Simply food Aix Rotonde is in the heart of Aix-en-Provence. It's the ultimate lunch break. The food is fresh, healthy and delicious and most of the carbs and vegetables are organic. AOP label produce such as cheese (ash goat's cheese, Brie de Meaux, mozzarella, provolone) and Puy lentils.…

Solferino
Restaurants à emporter

Solferino

Aix-en-Provence

Matches on large screen.