Santons de Provence Gilbert Orsini

Allauch - Christmas crib figures

On the central square, the Church and the old town hall which today houses the Museum of Allauch, under the shade of the plane trees, Gilbert Orsini has installed its small santons dressed workshop: creation, modelling, molding, painting, dressing of santons dressed 25 and 30 cm.It offers dressed, painted santons and nursery accessories.Each year in December and January, this artist-craftsman is on the initiative of a huge animated nativity featuring 500 santons 120 m2 of decors.

  • Pets allowed
  • Public car park

Information provided by Maison du Tourisme Allauch

Apps
Outings

Access to the Bouches-du-Rhône's hill chains, which are highly exposed to forest fires, is regulated according to the local weather conditions. Thanks to the mobile app 'My Provence Envie de Balade' and the special 0811 20 13 13 hotline, walkers benefit from real-time information and can set out with a peaceful mind.

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  • Contact

    6 rue du Pilon
    Place De la Mairie

    13190 Allauch

  • Phone

    • 04 91 07 46 11

Nearby

  1. Le Grand Puech

    Food guide restaurant

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  2. Villa Rampale

    B&B

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  3. Logis Du Baou

    Holiday rental

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  4. Villa Parpaillouns

    Holiday rental

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Where to stay

Le Chateau
Holiday rental

Le Chateau

Mimet

Apartment adjoining others in a former chateau located in the old village of Mimet, with a wonderful view of the Etoile mountain range and Mount Sainte Victoire. Ground floor: living room/kitchen with fireplace. First floor: bedroom with double bed. Bathroom and toilet. Large furnished terrace.…

Villa Rampale
B&B

Villa Rampale

Fuveau

In the heart of Provence, hidden in a beautiful natural park, Rampale Domain offers you an outstanding view of the Sainte Victoire Mountain, so beautifully captured by the famous artist Paul Cézanne. Its park, full of plants and fragrances of Provence is perfect to take a relaxing walk. Oak,…

Logis Du Baou
Holiday rental

Logis Du Baou

Saint Savournin

Two-story apartment adjoining owners' house just outside village. Ground floor: large living room with equipped kitchen nook, family room with sofabed and double bed. First floor: 1 bedroom with double bed and 1 mezzanine with 2 single beds. Washroom. Separate toilet. Private terrace with patio…

La Provence A Cheval
Gîte de groupe

La Provence A Cheval

Cadolive

imum 4 pers). 2 dormitories (sleep 8 & 5), 1 double rm, 1 3-person studio apartment. 4 showers, 4 washbasins, 2 WCs. Living rm with fireplace. Multipurpose rm (meetings, etc.). Horses & ponies. Riding lessons for beginners, courses, trekking, etc. Non-riding groups also welcome. Pine woods, phone…

L'argelas
Holiday rental

L'argelas

Fuveau

Apartment adjoining owners' villa and other rental, on 1 hectare of property in the calm countryside. Living room with 1-person sofabed. Equipped kitchen. Bedroom with 1 double bed. Washroom with toilet. Terrace with patio furniture and barbecue. Fenced 11x4m pool. View of Mount Sainte Victoire.…

Sous Le Figuier
Holiday rental

Sous Le Figuier

Gréasque

This great independent gite is located in the heart of the village of Gréasque, on a vast fenced garden with trees and flowers of 1750 m², with private above-ground pool.On the ground floor: open equipped kitchen with oven, microwave, dishwasher, big capacity refrigerator/freezer, induction…

La Bartavelle
B&B

La Bartavelle

Mimet

Between St Victoire mount (Aix-en-Provence) and the Etoile mounts (Marseille), this Provencal house offers peace and exceptional views. On the edge of forests and hills. 5 guest rooms including 2 in the main building owners and 3 in another part of the building, all on one level and with private…

Aire de stationnement camping cars de Gréasque
Motorhome parking area

Aire de stationnement camping cars de Gréasque

Gréasque

L'aire se trouve à côté du parking du musée de la mine. et bénéficie d'un panorama exceptionnel sur la Sainte Victoire.

Le Zola
Holiday rental

Le Zola

Mimet

Ground-floor apartment in owners' villa, located in calm and verdant surroundings. Living room/kitchen. Bedroom with double bed and washroom with toilet. Small bedroom with bunkbeds. Bathroom with toilet. Linens included. Terrace with patio furniture, barbecue and pool (12x6m). Expandable space:…

Things to do

Confiserie Maurel
Greed, Greediness

Confiserie Maurel

Gardanne

Vente de nougats blancs et noirs de Provence, calissons d'Aix en Provence, calamandes, olivettes, pâtes de fruits de la confiserie Maurel. Pour la vente aux particuliers s'adresser à l'office de tourisme de Gardanne (04.42.51.02.73).

Le Village de Saint-Savournin
Site

Le Village de Saint-Savournin

Saint Savournin

Petit village provençal, Saint Savournin est construit sous le rocher de la chaîne de l'Etoile. Il est situé entre Aix et Marseille. Composé de plusieurs quartiers et du hameau de la Valentine, le village s'étend au milieu de terres cultivables et de forêts. Plusieurs sentiers balisés…

Le Grain de Selle
Craftsman

Le Grain de Selle

Mimet

Leather worker

Chalet du parc
Amusement park

Chalet du parc

Venelles

Détentez-vous pendant que les enfants s'amusent... Situé en plein cœur du parc des sports à proximité immédiate d'un château gonflable très prisé des enfants, le chalet du parc offre la possibilité de se désaltérer tout en surveillant les enfants.

The Etoile chaine
Mountains

The Etoile chaine

Roquevaire, Allauch, La Destrousse, Cadolive, Mimet, Simiane Collongue, Peypin, Bouc Bel Air, Septèmes les Vallons, Les Pennes Mirabeau, Plan de Cuques, Saint Savournin, Marseille, Aubagne

Located in the southeastern quarter of the Bouches-du-Rhône, the Massifs de l’Etoile and Massif du Garlaban encircle a major part of the territories of Marseille and Aubagne, situated to the South. These chains are bordered by the Arbois, Montaiguet, Collines de Gardanne and Regagnas chains to…

Puits de Mine Hély d'Oissel/ Musée de la mine
Museum

Puits de Mine Hély d'Oissel/ Musée de la mine

Gréasque

Le chevalement de 25.5m du puits de mine Hély d'Oissel est inscrit à l'inventaire des monuments historiques en octobre 1989. Ce que l'on peut découvrir : matériel d'extraction du charbon, salle des machines, système de sécurité ancien et contemporain, outils usuels posés à même le sol…

Le Village de Cadolive
Site

Le Village de Cadolive

Cadolive

L'histoire de Cadolive est intimement liée avec celle de Saint-Savournin car jusqu'en 1900, Cadolive n'est qu'un hameau de Saint-Savournin. L'eau de la fontaine alimente le village en eau potable depuis 1867 suivant un débit moyen de 15 litres à la minute. Comme tous les villages aux…

Where to eat

Le Grand Puech
Food guide restaurant

Le Grand Puech

Mimet

Chef Annaïck Czizek got off to a flying start, when she was spotted 20 years ago by Olivier Scola - the famous Aix chef of Ze Bistro - who then trained her. The young woman lived up to expectations and took over the restaurant at the Grand Puech Hotel, in the hilltop village of Mimet. Her first…

Inspirations

Tradition

Marcel Pagnol

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Terroir

The "Navette"

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Lifestyle

Villages of Provence

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Serving tourism

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So that everyone’s hopes and tastes are catered for, Bouches-du-Rhône Tourisme promotes must-see destinations which take visitors off the beaten track, using its deep understanding of the area and its neutral role as a non-profit organisation.