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Private Tour: Aix-en-Provence from Marseille
"Depart from Marseille in your air-conditioned vehicle and travel to the charming town of Aix-en-Provence. Located within easy driving distance of Marseille Aix is an ideal place to visit for those keen to see a little more of France during their time in Marseille.Stroll tree-lined boulevards such as the beautiful Cours Mirabeau with your guide and soak up the town’s wonderful atmosphere. Marvel at the 17th- and 18th-century private mansions that line the route and perhaps pose for photographs with your friends.Aix-en-Provence is bursting with chic boutiques bustling town squares and markets attractive fountains traditional cafés and sites of special interest. See the Fountain of the Four Dolphins the Fountain of the Preachy
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Private Tour: Aix-en-Provence and Cassis Day Trip from Marseille
"Start your day with a pickup from your centrally located Marseille hotel by luxury minivan and then travel away from the coast with your private guide to the handsome little town of Aix-en-Provence. Glowing with artistic elegance at every turn Aix is a delight to explore with its ornate architecture and some of the grandest streets in Provence. See 17th- and 18-century private mansions on a stroll along Cours Mirabeau boulevard and then explore the tangle of narrow streets in Vieil Aix (Old Town) – flanked with craft shops and independent boutiques.The famous French painter Paul Cézanne was born in Aix and you can now visit the place where he once worked. Entry to the Cézanne Studio is at your own expense but once inside you can walk in the artist’s footsteps and see countless artifacts that once inspired him. Alternatively opt to continue exploring Aix independently.After a break for lunch in town (own expense)
From EUR70.00
 
Private Tour: Marseille City Sightseeing and Aix-en-Provence Day Trip from Marseille
"Start your day with a pickup from your centrally located Marseille hotel by luxury minivan and then travel inland with your private guide to Aix-en-Provence. A well-heeled Provencal town Aix is known for its handsome streets lined with grand 17th- and 18-century houses. See the best examples of its opulent architecture on a stroll along the Cours Mirabeau -- a boulevard where private mansions sit in the shade of leafy trees and tinkling and admire its boutiques craft shops and squares all dotted about the myriad of tiny streets.Famous as the birthplace of French painter Paul Cézanne Aix is firmly on the map for art lovers from around the world. See how Cézanne stamped his mark on the city by visiting his studios where he once worked
From EUR61.00

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Where do you park that car?

There are 9100 parking spaces available in Aix-en-Provence city center. That seems like a lot but finding an empty one can sometimes be a challenge. We’ve always found street parking until our last...
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Bus from Marseilles

The bus leaves from Marseilles train station at very regular intervals and is not at all expensive. I paid a few euros but of course, whatever I paid in 2011 would have increased by now. The bus trip...
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By train between Aix and Marseille

I would recommend you to be a little careful in riding the train between Marseille and Aix. There are regularly scheduled trains, but late at night or early in the morning there a few people other...
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By Car: How Far/How Long...?

Some road distances to Aix-en-Provence from:- Verona (Italy): 639 kms.- Charleroi (Belgium): 954. kms.- Madrid (Spain): 1.092 kms.- Linz (Austria): 1.186. kms.Checking the website, you’ll find more...
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Aix-en-Provence TG station bus to town

The TGV station is way out of town at Aix - around 10 miles - there are buses between Aix town centre and the TGV station every 15 minutes. Timetable can be found...
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Train Station

The train station in Aix is where you can go to buy your tickets for the TGV to Paris and elsewhere. You do not, however, board the TGV at this station. You must take a shuttle, taxi, or car to the...
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Local Bus Services

A good way to get around Aix en Provence is to take the local bus.It's cheap and efficient, at least during day time. Most buses stopgoing at 10pm, so make sure that you've planned your trip back!On...
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Central city bus station

I never really dare taking the bus abroad because we never know where to take it and where to stop.Aix en Provence buses are relatively easy to use for one reason: they all have a stop in common,...
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rent a car

The best way to see Provence is just to rent a car, and drive. There are trains, but to do it at your own pace is the best way to explore, and find places that nobody knows about. Autoeurope seems to...
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Faire le promenade

Aix is such a great place to walk around - in fact it's really all you can do to see this town, as the streets tend to be narrow and winding, and steep - but mind the dogspoo of course. You will...
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Fly away

The nearest airport is "Marseille-Provence", at Marignanes, which is about fifty minutes by shuttle bus from Aix. Shuttles leave every thirty minutes. If you want to fly via Nice beware - there are...
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TGV

Aix-en-Provence DOES have a TGV station. It is quite a distance from town however. There are shuttle buses that link the Airport to Aix, stopping off at the TGV in between - they run every half an...
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Bus it

If you arrive in Marseille and wish to get to Aix, here's a tip - don't bother going by train. I don't know of anybody who uses the train in Aix, because if you just pass over to the Gare Routiere -...
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If driving just follow the...

If driving just follow the signs that point to the city centre. You will get to a wide street that circles the center of the city. While driving on this street there are around 4 parking garages and...
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Top Hotels in Aix-en-Provence

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40, Avenue Victor Hugo, (formerly Mercure Paul Cezanne), Aix-en-Provence, Provence, 13100, France
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Avenue de la Violette, Aix-en-Provence, 13100, France
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74, cours Sextius, Aix-en-Provence, Provence, 13100, France
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2 Rue des Etuves 13100 Aix en Provence, , Aix-en-P
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3 rue de la Masse, Aix-en-Provence, Provence, 13100, France
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97 Rue Doctor Albert Aynaud, Cedex 3, Aix-en-Provence, 13857, France
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Top Things to Do in Aix-en-Provence

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Cathédrale Saint Sauveur

The cloister of the church of St. Sauveur is one hindred years older than the church. It is Romanesque and was built between 1180 and the early years of the 13C at the same time as the cloister at...
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Market

Aix-en-Provence in south France has loads of lovely openair markets. Colourful shades and colourful spices. Ive never seem so many spices and herbs--.Use your Euros to pay. Markets are held on several...
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Cours Mirabeau

The first time we arrived on the Cours Mirabeau I was so excited to finally be able to see it. What a disappointment, we managed to arrive when they had the entire Cours torn up for reconstruction and...
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Village of Gordes

When in Aix-en-Provence we visited the village of Gordes. Although Gordes is about 80 kilometres from Aix, (north of Aix and east of Avignon) a trip to this village, classified one of the most...
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City of Fountains

Off the Cours to the south at the crossing of the rue-du-Septembre and the rue Cardinale is the Place-des-Quatre Dauphins (the mammal, not the Dauphines related to the king) with its fountain of 1667....
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Cézanne

The Institut d'Etudes Françaises pour Etudiants Etrangers, part of the Universite de Paul Cezanne, is just one of the schools in Aix where you can study French. It is where I attended for two...
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rickyvilla81

"Aix marks the Spot"
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"AIX-EN-PROVENCE"
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skydivefred

"Ville d'eau, ville d'art."
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eden_teuling

"WELCOME TO MY AIX-EN-PROVENCE PAGE ......:-)"
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JanPeter74

"Aix-en-Provence - That real Provence feeling!"
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