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Marseille Shore Excursion: Aix-en-Provence Tour from Marseille provided by Provence Tours

Marseille Shore Excursion: Aix-en-Provence Tour from Marseille

Marseille Shore Excursion: Aix-en-Provence Tour from Marseille
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Make the perfect use of your time in port in Marseille by uncovering the magnificent Aix-en-Provence on this shore excursion! Located about 30 minutes north of Marseille, Aix-en-Provence shows its true beauty with unique and colorful fountains, facades, and spectacular plane trees. Tour the city with your expert driver and learn about the city's different eras and cultures.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English, French, Spanish
What to expect
  • Discover the ancient yet youthful town of Aix-en-Provence with a leisurely 4-hour tour of the city’s highlights. A friendly driver will greet you at the dock in Marseille and escort you by coach through the the Provençal countryside. While driving you to your destination, he will provide you with historical and cultural information about Provence. Upon arrival, you’ll disembark near Cours Mirabeau, Aix’s chic central thoroughfare lined with rich architecture, diverse markets, boutiques and cafés. Your driver will give you a map of the city and point the highlights of the town. It is now tome to visit Aix. As you make your way to the Place du Général de Gaulle, admire vibrant 19th-century buildings and hear about some of the city’s famous visitors and sons, including Albert Camus, Paul Cézanne and Émile Zola.  Your guided tour pays homage to Aix’s preserved heritage and architecture, from 12th century buildings to more ‘modern’ constructions dating from the last 300 years, as well as the town’s many artistic accents. Admire spectacular fountains such as the Four Dolphins Fountain, dating from 1667, and the Place d’Albertas fountain, and grand buildings like Cathédral Saint-Sauveur d’Aix and Hôtel de Ville (City Hall). After the tour, choose to explore independently or visit the Atelier Paul Cézanne at Les Lauves (own expense), a brilliant piece of living history. If you'd like to visit Cezanne studio, your driver will give you a specific meeting point and time and will take you to entrance where you will buy the tickets. View the preserved studio where the artist created his final masterpieces, and attend an exclusive art workshop.    Following your 4-hour tour, relax as your guide drives you back to port.  Worry-free Shore Excursion: We will ensure your timely return to Marseille port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Discover the ancient yet youthful town of Aix-en-Provence with a leisurely 4-hour tour of the city’s highlights. A friendly driver will greet you at the dock in Marseille and escort you by coach through the the Provençal countryside. While driving you to your destination, he will provide you with historical and cultural information about Provence. Upon arrival, you’ll disembark near Cours Mirabeau, Aix’s chic central thoroughfare lined with rich architecture, diverse markets, boutiques and cafés. Your driver will give you a map of the city and point the highlights of the town. It is now tome to visit Aix. As you make your way to the Place du Général de Gaulle, admire vibrant 19th-century buildings and hear about some of the city’s famous visitors and sons, including Albert Camus, Paul Cézanne and Émile Zola.  Your guided tour pays homage to Aix’s preserved heritage and architecture, from 12th century buildings to more ‘modern’ constructions dating from the last 300 years, as well as the town’s many artistic accents. Admire spectacular fountains such as the Four Dolphins Fountain, dating from 1667, and the Place d’Albertas fountain, and grand buildings like Cathédral Saint-Sauveur d’Aix and Hôtel de Ville (City Hall). After the tour, choose to explore independently or visit the Atelier Paul Cézanne at Les Lauves (own expense), a brilliant piece of living history. If you'd like to visit Cezanne studio, your driver will give you a specific meeting point and time and will take you to entrance where you will buy the tickets. View the preserved studio where the artist created his final masterpieces, and attend an exclusive art workshop.    Following your 4-hour tour, relax as your guide drives you back to port.  Worry-free Shore Excursion: We will ensure your timely return to Marseille port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 3547PRTMRSPT003
Call 0061 (87) 2285 255
Important information
Inclusions
  • Local driver
  • Map of the city
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Worry-free Shore Excursion Guarantee
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entrance to Cezanne’s workshop
  • Lunch
Duration
4h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Please wait at the exit of the ship/cruise terminal, do not start to walk on the port area.
  • Ports:
  • Marseille
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Confirmation for this tour will be received at time of booking within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • If your ship has to leave at 4pm or earlier the departure time of the tour might need to be amended. You will be emailed by the local supplier to inform you of any changes if necessary
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Inclusions
  • Local driver
  • Map of the city
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Worry-free Shore Excursion Guarantee
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entrance to Cezanne’s workshop
  • Lunch
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Please wait at the exit of the ship/cruise terminal, do not start to walk on the port area.
  • Ports:
  • Marseille
Duration
4h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Confirmation for this tour will be received at time of booking within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • If your ship has to leave at 4pm or earlier the departure time of the tour might need to be amended. You will be emailed by the local supplier to inform you of any changes if necessary
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: 19 Nov. 2021
A note from Marseille Shore Excursion: Aix-en-Provence Tour from Marseille
Please note that the European sanitary pass or vaccination certificate is mandatory to attend our experiences Social distancing, wearing a mask, disinfecting minivans, bikes and equipment, hydroalcoholic gel available. We strictly apply all the sanitary measures in force
What you can expect during your visit
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
What you can expect during your visit
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Aix-en-Provence
    Stop: 3 hours
    Enjoy a free time to discover the city center of Aix en Provence
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  • You'll return to the starting point
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By: Provence Tours
suneil42
suneil42
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Lavender Tour
The tour guide was excellent. She spoke very good English, and was very knowledgeable. She answered all our questio
GingerBrandy
GingerBrandy
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Fantastic
This tour was so enjoyable. Our guide was knowledgable and fun. Best timing for seeing a lot but not to rushed. Bes
Zina T
Zina T
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Perched Villages of Luberon
It was the best thing we did in France, even in the off season. Really gave us a sense of history and spirit. Our g
friesian61
friesian61
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Best way to see Provence in a day
This was an excellent tour, one of our favorite shore excursions. Greg was an excellent tour guide and we loved lis
Trail35636790678
Trail35636790678
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A good way to see the attractions near Marseillle
This was a busy tour as we visited a number of places in one day. All the places we visited were interesting and th
fftravelers
fftravelers
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Crowded and challenging hike
Plan on getting to the site early as parking can be crowded, thus forcing you to hike even more than you might when
shonaa486
shonaa486
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Aux de provance
The guide met us from ship and drove us to aux and then took us on a walking tour which was really good the guide w
Nilima M
Nilima M
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Day trip from Marseille to Les Baux de Provence, Pont de Gard, Avignon and wine tasting at Chateauneuf du Pape
It is well worth going on this tour even though I thought it was expensive at first. The driver and tour guide was
stuarta642
stuarta642
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Half day tour to Aix en Provence
Lovely tour from Marseille with guide and driver Anna who’s was very welcoming, informative and helpful. Had time t
drjklmrhyde
drjklmrhyde
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Late & Incomplete Tour
The was late, we were ask to be at the meeting place at 8:45 AM foe 9:00 AM departure. Bus driver came in at 9:15 A
PaulGalway
PaulGalway
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Excellent Tour
This was the first time I have taken such a tour, I am very glad I did it. It was a very full day, our excellent gu
tomatosoupp
tomatosoupp
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good price, good guide, good spots
110 euro for a one day tour exploring lavender field area + other villages around . good guide with experience to s
Nina S
Nina S
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Perfect!
The Tour was absolutely great, even better than expected. We had a lot of fun that day, saw beautiful lavender fiel
A2769IQmaryw
A2769IQmaryw
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Roman aqueducts.
Very impressive. A real photo shoot. The rest of the trip was ordinary for a European town. Lots of shops.
mynewbrain
mynewbrain
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Wonderful Tour Guide
Three teachers were fortunate to have Nelly as our tour guide. She was gracious, fun, and very knowledgeable.
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