Beautiful hike! Be sure to ask a local before you go which trail to take though, it can be a little confusing.
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Love it! Colors, wind, sun, lights, atmosphère, everything is perfect!!! It is like to walk into a Cezanne draw! We all are a part of it!
This is a great place that you can visit for free. It is easiest to visit by driving, but you can also take the bus and ask the driver the best place to stop. You can take a bus towards Puyloubier or a bus towards...More
Parked in the Parking Anchoise, just past Le Tholonet. Then walk up to the Croix passing the Priory en route.Beautiful views all the way up. Walk took us just under 31/2 hours there and back. Well worth the effort but it is a strenuous climb.
We took the blue route from Bimont dam. Sign said 2.25 hours but it took us closer to three with frequent stops needed for rest. This route is almost all in the sun and the white rock reflects light up as well. Sunglasses, hat, and...More
Spectacular views, quite a difficult climb in places. We went in March, but it was still pretty hot, so hats and water are a must.
Perfect walk there : long or short, nice views, pure nature:) We do not need to go far from Aix even if All Provence is Wonderful:)
I travelled on a little local bus (no 110) from Aix to visit the villages at the foot of this wonderful mountain. Its presence is so important to Aix, being the mountain that Cézanne painted over 80 times. I believe there are trails but I...More
Don't go alone, especially if you're a first timer. The mountain is huge and there are so many routes to take to the top. Follow a crowd or visit the tourist centre at the bottom for a map. I found the map not to be...More