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Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

Aix Region

Consisting of 36 municipalities, the Pays d'Aix is a large territory that can be appreciated year-round. Discover the monuments, castles and treasures of the heritage, the Pays d'Aix will not disappoint you. Do not miss the lovely hilltop villages where many artists stayed or take a walk in artisans workshops.

Extend your walk to the Cézanne road which offers magnificent panoramas and discover the impressive landscapes of the Sainte-Victory site. Similarly, gastronomy is at the heart of the Aix culture. Have you ever tasted a calisson d'Aix? The subtle blend of royal icing with delicatly crushed almonds will leave you speechless!

Aix-en-Provence is a must-see. At the turn of a paved street, you might just fall in love with a town house or be seduced by one of the many fountains of the city. Aix-en-Provence will welcome you any time of the year and make you discover Provence like never before. Starting in February 2018, the city will partner with the " Quel amour !" event, initiated in Marseille, to highlight the culture in Provence.