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Cathedrale St. Sauveur

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Address: Place des Martyrs de la Resistance, Aix-en-Provence, France
Phone Number: 04-42-23-45-65
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Stumbled across this cathedral whilst wandering around. The interior is fabulous and particularly relaxing with chants playing over the speakers throughout.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Paris, France
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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stumbled across this cathedral whilst wandering around. The interior is fabulous and particularly relaxing with chants playing over the speakers throughout.

Thank sharkymarky66
Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a tour, and our guide took us to the highest hill, and we walked down into town to the main plaza, where all the vendors were set up. Beautiful fountains, lots of nice restaurant, and good Italian pizza and a German beer from a street vendor! The Fountain of Charles de Gaulle anchors the round-about at the... More 

Thank 430sandiv
Kennesaw, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on a tour and we were taken here. You felt as though you walked back in history. There were many different sections to the church and with many tours there is so much to absorb, but i would definitely visit this Cathedrale that is built among Roman ruins. I found the baptistry to be very interesting and also... More 

Thank Donald B
Didcot, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Aix many times but had never gone into the cathedral before. Then I read about a famous triptych called Le Buisson Ardent (The Burning Bush) and immediately I wanted to go. It's a large church with a superb stained glass window at the entrance end of the nave. Move towards the altar and the wonderful vaulted roof... More 

Thank Francophile65
San Diego
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just when you think you have seen every type of church, you visit this one. It is very big but is divided into about six rooms. It is not as ornate as other French Catholic Churches and it is difficult to understand the layout. However, things in the church go back to the fourth century. The actual construction began in... More 

Thank jimandcarolstravels
Mason, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They appear to be doing some renovations to the church so everything was not visible. We enjoyed walking through, however, my husband with allergies had to leave because of the mustiness. It has the potential with some work to be quite beautiful. We didn't like the overly modern alter set up they have chosen it does not suit the setting... More 

Thank Wynnelm
Cogolin, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place to visit . Stunning stained glass windows and interesting place to see. Some refurb going on .

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Our visit was during an organ concert that filled the cathedral with locals and tourists in awe listening to the divine music and enjoying the beautiful decorum. If you visit Aix, don't miss the cathedral!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

A cavernous interior, housing fine medieval art, roman ruins and a lovely tranquil cloister - well worth a visit.

Thank P0wderh0und1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Small but impressive facade, situated in the old part of the city. Though quite small, the interior has a lovely organ, and lots of lovely wall paintings.

Thank Sarakit C

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