Classic old town Aix-en-Provence history, kings, culture - half day private tour
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- Private Tour
- 4 hr
Tour summary - classic old town Aix-en-Provence - see the iconic sights of Aix-en-Provence including the baroque and rococo 17th & 18th-century hôtels particular in the Quartier Mazarin, stroll on Cours Mirabeau an avenue shaded by rows of lush plane trees, mansions & restaurants. Wander and notice the city’s famous fountains many Roman springs that have been hydrating Aix for thousands of years. We will visit the gardens of Pavillon Vendôme, La cathédrale Saint-Sauveur, Le Tour de l'Horloge & l'Hotel de Ville, built in 1510 and the adjoining Provençal markets and a number of local shops selling high quality local produce. Highlights: Wander & discover the old town of Aix-en-Provence Visit the gardens of the Pavillon Vendôme and the Cathédrale St Saveur. Enjoy the elegant surroundings of the towns numerous squares, historic buildings and fountains. Admire the elegant architecture of the Quartier Mazarin. Experience the bustling vibe of a busy market as you become an Aixoise for a day.
Operated by: OohProvence
Stop At: Pavillon de Vendome
We visit the gardens of the 17th century château on our walk.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Cathedrale St. Sauveur
Visit the historic cathedral in the centre of the old town
Duration: 30 minutes