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Tour of Aix en Provence

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City of art, history and culture, Aix-en-Provence has no problem to inspire the traveler. Every corner of the Roman city invites you to travel.

Aix en Provence

During a weekend in Aix-en-Provence, you will be charmed by the many facets of a city that has not finished stimulate the imagination. Indeed, the international reputation of Aix-en-Provence is due to a rich and carefully preserved, left by the different eras.

Start your tour of Aix en Provence by the Old Town where you can admire Roman ruins. At Bourg Saint Sauveur, you will find still standing the remains of a wall dating from medieval times. The Clock Tower, another symbol of the city, sits proudly on the square since 1510.

Strolling on the Cours Mirabeau, you will discover an avenue of green surrounded by shops, restaurants and bars. True heart of Aix-en-Provence, the Cours Mirabeau is a must for both Aachen and for tourists. Aix en Provence is a city listed Town of Art and History, then you will just have to be guided among its many sites.

Aix-en-Provence is a city of water. There are 26 fountains built in the old town, some of them are still fed by hot springs. The most famous are the fountain of the town hall, the fountain of four dolphins or the fountain of the Tanners.

Interested in art, Cezanne’s studio will open its doors to get to the heart of the privacy of the Aix painter. The last works of his life he made in this workshop.

Finally music lovers, visit the opera festival in Aix-en-Provence combining faultless opera and classical music in the most beautiful sights of the city.