Food & Culture Walking Tour

FOOD & CULTURE TOUR

Walking tour

29 € / pers

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Cultural and gourmet tour of Aix en Provence

Welcome to Aix en Provence! Discover the charming Provençal city and revel of the flavors of our region.

Live the city like the locals: discover the variety of flavors and smells of our typically Provençal markets and their colorful stalls.

We will start by meeting local producers of seasonal fruits and vegetables and discover their products. Then we will taste salty products such as tapenade, olives, anchovy, sausage and cheeses.

Who says Mediterranean, says seafood! We will meet the fishmongers and discover their fresh products. Then we will taste the famous Calisson d’Aix.

During our visit we will discover old Aix, its emblematic monuments, its magnificent fountains and its small, well-hidden alleys with their stories and anecdotes.

Starting point

Our starting point is located at 40, rue Boulegon, 13100 aix en Provence 5 minutes walk from the Fontaine de la Rotonde, 2 minutes from the town hall

Pour les curieux

Idéal pour les couples, familles, amis, collègues de travail et amateurs d'authenticité

Timetable

9h30 AM: saturday 10h AM: tuesday & thursday Duration: 2h

What to bring?

Bring a comfortable outfit suitable for the season and also sunglasses, sunscreen, long sleeve shirt. Bring your own reusable water bottle or a plastic bottle

Aix delights

Taste the calisson - the 100% Aixoise delicate sweet - the famous rosé from Provence and let yourself be guided in the meanders of a Provençal market among the most beautiful and authentic

Culture

Discover in your language (English, French or Russian) the city which offers several international festivals, a national ballet, outings and a rich cultural life like no other in Provence

Itinerary

Start - 5 minutes walk from Cours Mirabeau
At #40, rue Boulegon near the townhall.
The Palace, the market square and the old prison
Immerse yourself in the history of the palace which begins with the Counts of Provence and admire its remains. It is also the typical Provencal market place
Immerse yourself in history
Discover Aix, the 17th century city but also the 1st Roman colony in Italy and capital of Bon Roi René
Surprising Architecture
Aix is ​​not stuck in the 17th century: many new buildings with bold architecture are now part of the city’s heritage
Sweetness of Aix en Provence
Aix en Provence is known for its rosé, calissons and olive oil. Marseille, its neighbor, is also the name of centuries-old soap
Shops, bars and restaurants
The city center and the old town are full of small designer shops and big brands. Aix is ​​one of the most popular shopping destinations where the terraces make the reputation of the Provencal life
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Visit the locals

100% local economy: this tour is designed in Aix en Provence, it favors meeting your local tour guide Feel the unique Aixoise atmosphere:
take your time to discover Provençal products, the history of the city and come back for a visit to the Grand Siècle

Included in this tour

Food and culture tour
Up to 6 people
29 € / pers
  • 2, 3, 4, 5 ou 6 people
  • Passionate guide
  • Detailed visit
  • Tasting of one drink and small portions per participants
- 5% from 5 people on with the discount code : 5%CINQ+
(1 person books for all participants)
Ready to join us for this visit? Book a visit today !

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