A walk in Aix-en-Provence

A short walk to discover the city of Aix-en-Provence

The city of Aix-en-Provence is located 30 kilometres from Marseille in this Provence so often described by painters and writers. The walk in the heart of the old town is pleasant, but the buildings could be better maintained. What makes Aix-en-Provence so charming are the small squares with fountains where it is nice to linger in the shade of the trees to have a drink with friends. Take the time to visit and discover Aix-en-Provence.

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Duration: 4 h.

The Mirabeau Course

The Mirabeau Course

Saint-Jean-de-Malte Church

Saint-Jean-de-Malte Church
The Granet Museum is right next to Saint-Jean-de-Malte Church

The Fountain of the Rotunda

The Fountain of the Rotunda

A pedestrian street

A pedestrian street
You have to get away from Cours Mirabeau and head towards Hôtel-de-Ville to find pretty little streets.

The Richelme Square Market

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The Richelme Square Market
A lovely market is held in this square every day of the year.

The Town Hall Square

The Town Hall Square
There are cafes and restaurants in every square of the city

Saint-Sauveur Cathedral

Saint-Sauveur Cathedral
The construction of the cathedral took more than 1000 years!

The products of Provence

The products of Provence
Many shops offer typical products of the region: herbs from Provence, olive oil, tapenade, pastis...

Richelme Square

Richelme Square
An image of the sweetness of life in Provence: the shaded square with a café and the fruit and vegetable market.
Start of the walk (Google Maps)

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