Aix en Provence Tourist Office
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LES CARRIERES DE BIBEMUS - English guided visit

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CAUTION: The site can be closed by prefectoral order depending on the weather conditions of the day. Check the possibility of access by consulting the following website the previous evening from 18h http://cg13.eway.fr/conditions.php

ENGLISH GUIDED VISIT. 
From 1896 on, Cézanne will paint outdoors, amid the pine trees and ochre rocks of the Bibemus quarries. The trail, showing reproductions of sandstone engravings, will allow a direct checking of the artist favourite theme, Sainte Victoire with the outstanding protected site.

Walking shoes advised. Shuffle departing from the parking des 3 Bons Dieux to the quarries. Notice the shuffle depart is 40mn before the visit.

Please notice this visit can be cancelled in case  of closure for forest fire prevention and when shuttle service is not operating : From June 1st to September 30th the Bibemus quarries site is subject to restrictive regulations.
Access to the daily schedule by calling 08 11 20 13 13 or visiting the website http://cg13.eway.fr/conditions.php  select Concors-Sainte Victoire

 
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GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.53104
Longitude : 5.50083