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Aix en Provence

Aix’s many attractions need no introduction... but we often forget to mention what a great place it is for families...

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Club Hippique Aix Marseille (horse riding)
Club Hippique Aix Marseille (horse riding)
15 mn from the town centre, the CHAM runs courses during the school holidays, for children aged 6 and up. The little ones can have their first pony-rides. Introductory courses (beginners to «Galop 5...
Sous le tilleul   guest-house
Sous le tilleul
Big family suite, 60m2, overlooking the garden. Totally independent, yet you know you’re in a real home. This suite gives you a super base for exploring Aix. Whilst not luxurious, it’s just what y...
Papilles by Laurane  Aix en Provence
Papilles by Laurane
This restaurant is a place to relax and taste the gastronomy of the South based on the concept of society's new eating habits. Really nice place for children : good food, toys and books they can play with, sweets, ... Open monday to friday, from 8am to 7.30 pm (except on friday, open until 10pm).
 The provence shop  Aix en Provence
The provence shop
Unfortunately the Provence shop doesn't exist any more. Il has closed.Nice playroom for the kids and nice menus for the parents ! A good cosmopolite address in Aix : homemade food, magazine and comics to read, playroom for the kids, high chair. A nice place to be !
Fountains  Aix en Provence
Fountains
Lots of fountains, that can become your resting places as you explore the town: les Quatre Dauphins (the Four Dolphins), la Rotonde (the Rotunda), les Neufs Canons (the Nine Canons), la fontaine d'Albertas....



The statues of the Virgin Mary  Aix en Provence
The statues of the Virgin Mary
Don’t forget to look up as you stroll around the town: many houses have statues of the Virgin Mary in a corner of the wall.



  Aix en Provence
March
Children’s carnival: Children’s street parade

March

March-April  Aix en Provence
March-April
Comic strip festival: three weeks when the festival comes to all the tourist spots and arts centres in the town – meetings with authors and illustrators, exhibitions etc.

March-April

www.bd-aix.com

Children’s bookshop
"Oh les Papilles" has all sorts of children’s books. 25 rue des Cordeliers, Aix, telephone: 04.42.93.12.76.

Bike hire
Aixprit Vélo: bike hire, sales and repairs within a 20km radius of Aix. Aix prit has road bikes and mountain bikes, baby seats, bikes with training wheels, bike carriers and of course helmets. Broken you bike? Call Aixprit Vélo and they’ll come and fetch it, mend it and bring it back again. 17 rue constantin à Aix 04.42.21.24.05. info@aixpritvelo.com

www.aixpritvelo.com

Tourist Office
Everything you could want to know about tourism and cultural events in Aix.300 avenue Giuseppe Verdi. Tel : 04.42.16.11.61 Open from 9am to 7pm daily.

www.aixenprovencetourism.com/