Travel Guide Aix en Provence Get to know Aix en Provence

The surroundings of Aix-en-Provence

Discovering Aix-en-Provence is just like reading an exciting book ... You do not want to miss anything of its characters, you want to deepen the explorations by strolling in its secret and well concealed setting. You would like to know its so stunning past  and to follow Cezanne's footsteps ...

During your escapade in Aix-en-Provence, do not hesitate to go to the workshop of the famous painter Paul Cézanne in order to get to know his passion. Dare to cross the threshold of its old home to make you relive all its intimacy. You will be surrounded by a large garden and contemplate its masterpieces that are exhibited at the Granet Museum.

In the center of the village of Mazarin, you will discover the most beautiful treasure of the 17th century of Aix-en-Provence. This is the “Caumont Centre d'Art” which encourages you to penetrate into a world that is both elegant and understated. Every year there are 2 temporary exhibitions that pay tribute to the great names of art. In this prosperous place, you can switch off in the Tea Room or the Lounge Bar.

Aix-en-Provence offers you a real journey through time. It invites you to laze in its citadel which reflects what it once was: a city of simplicity and refinement. A noble and wide-ranging heritage will be unveiled with its baroque and Roman buildings.

If you have time, you should go to the Cours Mirabeau which has become the meeting place of all the lovers of Aix-en-Provence? At any time of the day, the place promises to make you live the most beautiful moments of your life on its terrace where it is pleasant to appreciate a coffee to start your day.

The night owls will also have their share of happiness, because Aix-en-Provence is also preparing for the nocturnal animations. The sweetness of the evening encourages greatly to make a few trips with your buddies at the casino or in boxes-discotheques that are 10 in the city. 3 movie theaters are available for moviegoers. Auditorium and theaters are open all night long so as to offer you the most exhilarating experience in Aix-en-Provence.

Everyone is free to choose, it’s really up to you... The city of Aix is ​​a superb destination to make the most of a wonderful holiday in a dream environment where it is always good to live there!