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Terrain des Peintres (Painters Park)

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Address: Aix-en-Provence, France

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Wonderful moutain view by feet or bus:)

Nice point of view for moutain and bank and nice grass and nice walk Near Goclands.com Youth Hostel Near Entremont oppidum and Atelier Cezanne "Painter workshop" I recommend... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aix-en-Provence, France
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Aix-en-Provence, France
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice point of view for moutain and bank and nice grass and nice walk Near Goclands.com Youth Hostel Near Entremont oppidum and Atelier Cezanne "Painter workshop" I recommend for short stay Slopes but nice view Bus 7 10 or 11 to get down very near

Thank goc6913@gmail.com
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I think Aix-en-Provence is quite an underrated city but I guess that's what makes it perfect (less people) We love the walk up to Painters Park. We did not really know what to expect at the time or where to go, but we just followed the signs along the way. The garden is beautiful, clean, peaceful and the view is... More 

Thank Andrea B
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Its wonderful place for art lovers. You gonna have the opportunity to see where Cezanne was insperied and the opportunity to see the famous Victoire Montain on different light version

Thank Willian J
North Carolina Mountains, North Carolina
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

A good site to visit. The Park also has many reproductions of Cezanne's paintings. The view of Cezanne's beloved Montagne Sainte Victorie is excellent.

Thank 400shirleyl
Omaha, Nebraska
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73 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This was a very lovely view. A small walk up a hill and then a beautiful view. it was not much more than a few minutes but still lovely

Thank Erin N
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Worth a visit. The view is lovely and there is some interesting info about Cezanne. It is a bit slippery if you walk down though

Thank Sah1962
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

After Cezanne's studio, walk up the hill (as he did daily) to this corner where he painted every day overlooking the city and the mountain. There are some samples of his paintings with introductions here so you can compare his paintings to the views you are seeing. Great walk.

Thank YY_Tsong
Hamilton, Canada
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Nice, clean park about 1km north of Atelier Cezanne. Definitely worth the hike up to it. We were the only people in the park, surprisingly. It provides excellent views of Mt Ste Victoire and the landscaping/foliage are kept up well

Thank Mattjod
Geraldton, Australia
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Worth the short climb up to it A tranquil small space with the classic view of Mt St Victoire the inspiration for over 100 paintings by Cezanne's

Thank Marisa G
Zagreb County, Croatia
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Absolute beauty! Walk up to it! Astonishing view on mountain on a nice day! Colors in Provence are somehow stronger on such clear days, and you can see why all the great painters stayed in this region-specially Cezanne, painting mountain on so much occasion! Just enjoy the view and smell and color. In summer take some water with you!

Thank Jasmin H

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