Guided and gourmet tour of Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence - Tourisme - From 02/04 to 29/10/2022, every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday between 9 am and 12 pm.

With your tour guide, enjoy a historical and tasty stroll to discover the local culture and culinary specialties.

Follow your guide along the Mirabeau avenue lined with its famous fountains, admire the facades of beautiful Renaissance private mansions, learn about the life of the local painter Paul Cézanne…

Enjoy a toast of black or green tapenade, have a piece of cheese, taste the wine of a provençal PDO or try some Nougat, the famous local sweet.

Admiration and temptation are the key words of this morning! Let yourself be seduced by the provençal way of life of this charming city.

A real treat for both your eyes and taste buds !

➜ Commented guided tour

➜ Departure from the Tourist Office at 9am

➜ Various local specialty tastings included

➜ Friendly and professional licensed guide

➜ Duration: 3h

➜ Pets are forbidden

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

Information provided by Office de Tourisme d'Aix en Provence

Where to stay

Appart'hôtel Odalys Atrium
Hotel

Appart'hôtel Odalys Atrium

Aix-en-Provence

Located in an important and dynamic part of the town, near the conference centre and the pedestrian streets of the town centre, this residence welcomes you to its charming and typical Provencal surroundings. A large lobby, breakfast room, meeting room and solarium are here to satisfy the…

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…

Lou Jas De Rafeou
Holiday rental

Lou Jas De Rafeou

Le Tholonet

Dans une maison neuve et indépendante, bâtie dans le respect de la tradition provençale, le lieu s’inspire de la couleur et de l’authenticité de la région avec des plafonds aux poutres apparentes et des meubles anciens, modeste héritage du grand père,Raféou. Sur une superficie…

Villa Saint-Ange
Hotel

Villa Saint-Ange

Aix-en-Provence

Villa Saint Ange is an exclusive 8,000 m2 private property open year round and located in the centre of Aix-en-Provence. This luxury hotel has pending 5-star status. The opening is planned for July 2019. The hotel is located just a few minutes from Cours Mirabeau, Quartier Mazarin and unmissable…

Cardinal
Hotel

Cardinal

Aix-en-Provence

Hôtel Cardinal, founded during the Age of Enlightenment, is one of these authentic places with spirit, history, some kind of magic. The 18th-century atmosphere of the rooms and suites blending old-time charm with modern amenities, such as the exquisite dining room serving traditional…

Golden Tulip Aix-en-Provence
Hotel

Golden Tulip Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence

How about exploring Aix-en-Provence on a tandem, tasting local and seasonal cuisine, meeting new people in the co-working areas or taking it easy beside the swimming pool? The 4-star Golden Tulip Hotel in Aix-en-Provence has been fully redesigned and renovated. It reopened for business in April…

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,…

Novotel Aix Beaumanoir
Hotel

Novotel Aix Beaumanoir

Aix-en-Provence

In the town of the good King Rene, at the crossroads of Cezanne paths, the Novotel Aix en Provence Beaumanoir welcomes you for an overnight or a longer stay. The hotel is located 5 mn away (by car) from the town center. In the Novotel you will feel at home, the welcome and smiles of our team will…

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…

Things to do

Maison Brémond 1830
Shopping gourmand

Maison Brémond 1830

Aix-en-Provence

Provencal products

Le cours Mirabeau and its fountains
Cultural place

Le cours Mirabeau and its fountains

Aix-en-Provence

440 metres long and 42 metres wide, Cours Mirabeau links the Mazarin district to the south with the old market town to the north. Today it is one of the busiest and most lively places in Aix en Provence. With its plane trees, fountains and cafes, the Cours is extremely popular with tourists…

Kaporal
Fashion / shopping

Kaporal

Aix-en-Provence

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

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.

La Compagnie de Provence
Souvenirs shopping

La Compagnie de Provence

Aix-en-Provence

La Compagnie de Provence a été créée par des marseillais dans les années 90 pour remettre au gout du jour de façon moderne et contemporaine le Savon de Marseille.

Atelier Luinwé
Craftsman / producer

Atelier Luinwé

Aix-en-Provence

In the centre of Aix-en-Provence, Atelier Luinwé is a jeweller's, a design centre and exhibition space. All the jewellery on display is unique, hand-made in silver, and hallmarked.

Pain de Sucre
Fashion / shopping

Pain de Sucre

Aix-en-Provence

Ready-to-wear for women

Chez Mus
Bar / café

Chez Mus

Aix-en-Provence

The brasserie on Place de l'Hôtel de Ville has a lovely sun-soaked setting. Sports fans and rugby lovers flock here for pre-dinner drinks. Good times guaranteed! The chic décor creates a cosy feel: flat-screen TV, grey slate flooring, stone walls, cool bar stools and a bull's head. The…

Cinéma Le Mazarin
Cultural place

Cinéma Le Mazarin

Aix-en-Provence

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

Where to eat

Jacquou Le Croquant
Food guide restaurant

Jacquou Le Croquant

Aix-en-Provence

Situated in the heart of Old Aix, very near the Town Hall and Cours Mirabeau, Jacquou le Croquant restaurant serves food from the south-east and south-west of France. At Jacquou le Croquant the cuisine is authentic, prepared using a variety of fresh ingredients supplied every day by small local…

Chez Jo
Cuisine de Provence

Chez Jo

Aix-en-Provence

Restaurant in the heart of the city on Place des Augustins serving many pizzas and Italian specialities.

Le grenier de grand-mère
Cuisine de Provence

Le grenier de grand-mère

Aix-en-Provence

Le grenier de chez grand-mère serves Provencal home cooking using fresh produce in a warm and friendly setting just minutes from Cours Sextius, Les Allées and Cours Mirabeau. The menu features veal stew, tuna tartare, rabbit stew, pan-fried veal and hand-cut beef tartare. The restaurant also…

Restaurant Les Inséparables
Food guide restaurant

Restaurant Les Inséparables

Aix-en-Provence

Mathieu (Responsable de salle et co-gérant) quant à lui sera là pour vous accueillir et tout faire pour que le moment passé avec l‘équipe “Les Inséparables” ne soit que plaisir. Christophe, Mathias et Mathieu partagent cette envie d'être acteur pour la planète et privilégient…

Micasa
Restaurants à emporter

Micasa

Aix-en-Provence

On Place des Tanneurs in the city's historic centre, Micasa is the first cereal bar in Aix-en-Provence and in the south of France. Colourful, generous and new, the bar always arouses curiosity. The Micasa Cereal Bar is much more than a café. It is a real experience. For breakfast, a snack, to…

Niji Express
Restaurants à emporter

Niji Express

Aix-en-Provence

A variety of Japanese specialities available at this restaurant in the heart of town.

La Tradizionale
Restaurants à emporter

La Tradizionale

Aix-en-Provence

Italian cooking

La Familia
Restaurants à emporter

La Familia

Aix-en-Provence

A stone's throw from the City Hall, the La Familia restaurant serves traditional cuisine cooked on a wood fire. The warm welcome and simple cooking are the ingredients in a recipe that works every time. As its name indicates, La Familia is a restaurant where you can enjoy a lovely meal with…

Bagelstein
Restaurants à emporter

Bagelstein

Aix-en-Provence

Chez Bagelstein is all about the age-old tradition of artisan bagel making. All the bagels are made by the baking teams at Bagelstein. The ingredients are natural: water, flour, salt, sugar and secret ingredients.