See the highlights of French provence on this full-fay shore excursion through Aix en Provence and Cassis. This private excursion takes you from your cruise port in Marseille or your hôtel to aix en Provence.
What to Expect
Enjoy a guided walk along Cours Mirabeau with rich architecture and charming cafés. See opulent 17th- and 18th-century architecture as you make your way to Vieil Aix (Old Town). Explore the areas and go into charming boutiques and craft shops to pick up a unique souvenir. Afterwards, break to tour independently and to get your own lunch at one of the Brunswick House Cafes. Before lunch, you may enjoy an optional visit to the Atelier Paul Cézanne (not included). Learn about this Post-Impressionist painter and native-son of Aix, view authentic artifacts, and see the studio where Cézanne created pieces like "Les Grandes Baigneuses."
Afterwards head back to the car and go for a short ride to cassis were you’ll enjoy the view of the gulf at Cape Canaille situated on the highest sea headlands in France were you’ll be amazed by the panoramic views of Mediterranean and the Gulf of Cassis.
Explore the village of Cassis at your leisure until the departure time and go back to Marseille.
Your private tour ends back at your terminal or your hotel in Marseille. You’ll return in the late afternoon.
- Transport by minivan
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees
- Drinks and food
Know Before You Go
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking.
Minimum drinking age is 18 years.
At time of booking, cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time.
Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to lateness or non-arrival of the cruise ship.