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2022

Aix-en-Provence and the Wonders of Paul Cézanne

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# Trip

Aix-en-Provence and the Wonders of Paul Cézanne

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Description

We’ll leave by coach for Aix-en-Provence. At the foot of Mount Sainte-Victoire and surrounded by impeccably preserved countryside dotted with Provençal fortified towns, lies Aix-en-Provence. Mount Sainte-Victoire itself is a symbol of the bucolic landscapes so many artists have used as inspiration. Aix-en-Provence was founded by the Romans in 123 BC and is considered the historical capital of the region. Aix today shows off its rich architectural heritage through the superbly restored and maintained bourgeois homes, small squares bursting with flowers, private mansions, and ancient fountains. Paul Cézanne, whom many consider the father of modern art, was born here. We’ll follow the footpath marked with “C” from the home where he was born to his final resting place. This tour takes you to the highlights of his childhood as well as the cafés where he found inspiration among his friends and fellow artists. At the end of our stroll, we’ll enjoy a tasting of the city’s most famous delight, the Calissons.

PLEASE NOTE

  • The order of the visits can change.
  • Times are approximate.

Cruises

This shore excursion is available for one or several cruises

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French Art and History Along the Rhône River (port-to-port cruise)

Next departures: 19/04/2022, 08/06/2022, ...
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LYON - MACON - LYON - TAIN-L'HERMITAGE - AVIGNON - ARLES - MARTIGUES

7-day/6-night cruise

7 Days
START IN 2022
Departure 19/04/2022
Arrival 25/04/2022
Ship : MS Camargue Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 08/06/2022
Arrival 14/06/2022
Ship : MS Rhone Princess Ship category : STANDARD
Departure 21/07/2022
Arrival 27/07/2022
Ship : MS Van Gogh Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 09/08/2022
Arrival 15/08/2022
Ship : MS Rhone Princess Ship category : STANDARD
Departure 07/09/2022
Arrival 13/09/2022
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Ship : MS Van Gogh Ship category : PREMIUM
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Departure 02/10/2022
Arrival 08/10/2022
Ship : MS Rhone Princess Ship category : STANDARD

* Price based on double occupancy

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