St. Remy, Les Baux de Provence and Arles Excursions à Aix-en-Provence
St. Remy, Les Baux de Provence and Arles: We will start with a visit in Saint Rémy de Provence. On Wednesday, enjoy free time in the village to visit its open-air market, one of the most picturesque in Provence. Photo stop at the Antiques and St Paul de Mausole (Roman monuments and Van Gogh's Hospital where the painter was interned from 1889 to 1890).
Then we will arrive in the exceptional village Les Baux de Provence. From the Middle Ages, the village has kept the narrow streets, the imposing ruins of a castle and the memory of the proud lords and troubadours. From the rocky spur, it's a breathtaking view on an exceptional scenery that amazes all the visitors.
We will continue to Arles: walking tour on the footsteps of Vincent Van Gogh to discover the places where he created his most famous paintings dated back from 1888. Arles is also worldwide famous for its architectural heritage: the Roman amphitheatre and theatre, and the magnificent Romanesque Saint Trophime church (entrance fee not included). The weekly market in Arles takes place on Saturday, take the opportunity to taste and buy local products (fruits, cheese, nougat, tapenade. . . ).
Free-time for lunch on your own during the tour.
Meeting/pick-up point: Apple Store Aix-en-Provence 2 Place du General de Gaulle.
Meeting time: At 9am.
End/closing time: At 5:30pm.
Opening days/period: Wednesday and Saturday.
Languages: English-speaking driver-guide.