There are many circuits to do around Aix en Provence whose first well on that of Sainte-Victoire. Leave Aix en Provence by the Route de Cezanne, then join the village of Tholonet and its castle of the eighteenth century. Then admire the most beautiful mountain view from Beaurecueil.
Visit Silvacane Abbey
You can visit the Silvacane Abbey at La Roque d'Antheron, one of the three great Cistercian abbeys of Provence, and the wine estates of the Pays d'Aix, which alone counts 5 Appellations of Controlled Origin including the Cotes de Provence and Palette. This abbey is classified as Historic Monuments.
The surroundings of Aix-en-Provence
Marseille and the Calanques National Park at the edge of the Mediterranean, Avignon and the Luberon, Arles and the Camargue, the Baux de Provence and the Alpilles are wonderful escapees beautiful! Do not hesitate to ask us for more information on the tourist area of Aix en Provence.
The Granet Museum
The Granet Museum is one of the largest and most famous in the province. It has a beautiful and rich permanent collection of paintings and sculptures, and sets up each year beautiful temporary collections. It is less than 10 minutes walk from our 2 star hotel in Aix en Provence!
It is an architectonic center class Historical Monument: melant art and architecture located on the edge of Aix en Provence. It houses works by the Vasarely artist integrated with the facades and walls of the building. The building became an integral part of his work, the visual arts blending into architecture.
Caumont Art Center
A few steps from the Cours Mirabeau, a new Art Center has opened its doors in the Hôtel de Caumont, an 18th century private mansion entirely restored. It is intended to present two important temporary exhibitions per year dedicated to the great names of the history of art, from ancient art to today.