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Provence’s painters of light


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Provence! The name evokes images of sunshine and olives groves, fields of lavender and vineyards. It is also a sun-drenched land whose dazzling clarity was famous by such renowned painters as Van Gogh, Cézanne, Chagall or Matisse. This trip takes you in the footsteps of these fabulous artists from Aix en Provence to Nice.

Duration: 6 days / 5 nights
Availability: All the year
Small group: 8 to 25

PROGRAM

Day 1
Bathed in the light of its special climate, welcome to Aix en Provence, elegant and refined,
Transfer to the hotel and lunch at a local restaurant,
Connect with Paul Cézanne’s spirit on a guided walk through the heart of Aix en Provence,
Dinner and night in the, 4-star hotel ****


Day 2
After your breakfast, discover Cézanne heritage:
- The homestead : Jas de Bouffan,
- The bibémus career,
- Tholonet Castel,
Lunch at a local restaurant,
Continue your pilgrimage with a guided walking tour of the charming village of Gardanne,
Dinner and night in the same accommodation.


Day 3
Breakfast
Guided tour of Arles, city of inspiration for Van Gogh, during his stay the artist did about 300 drawings and paintings,
Lunch at a local restaurant,
Explore Saint Paul de Mausole monastery in the lovely town of Saint Rémy de Provence,
Walking guided tour on Van Gogh footsteps,
Dinner and night in Les Baux de Provence, 4-star hotel ****


Day 4
Breakfast
Enjoy the spectacular light show in old stone quarries in Les Baux de Provence,
Lunch at a local restaurant,
Discover Marc Chagall’s Mediterranean and Saint-Paul years through tales of his life, his artistic work, and his tomb in the village cemetery,
Dinner and night in Saint Paul de Vence, 4-star hotel ****


Day 5
Breakfast
Guided tour of the museum and the house of Renoir in Cagnes sur Mer,
Lunch at a local restaurant,
Discover the fabulous collection of works left by the artist in Matisse’s museum in Nice,
Enjoy a free dinner in the old town,
Night at Nice, 4-star hotel ****


Day 6
After breakfast, to conclude your trip, let’s go to explore the rich collection and discover Marc Chagall’s museum in Nice,

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Price per person based on double room from:890 €

Price per person, based on 25 participants in low season, subject to availability at time of confirmation.

Our price includes:
5 nights in 4-stars hotels **** and breakfasts, 5 lunches & 4 dinners (3 courses drinks included), visits, and activities as describe in the program, transfer in comfortable coach, local tax.

The price does not include:
Personal expenses, services not mentioned in the program.

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Provence’s Painters of light

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