Gardens in Aix-en-Provence

Terrain des Peintres

A wonderful terraced garden perfect for a picnic, from where Cézanne, among others, painted the Montagne Ste-Victoire. The view of the jagged mountain is inspirational – Cézanne painted over 80 renditions of it, nin…
Park in Aix-en-Provence

Parc Jourdan

South of Aix’s centre is the peaceful Parc Jourdan, home to the town’s Boulodrome Municipal, where locals gather beneath plane trees to play pétanque. An avenue of linden trees runs through the lower section, linked…