Aix en Provence Tourist Office
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THE BIBEMUS QUARRIES - English guided visit

  • Les Carrières de Bibémus
  • Les Carrières de Bibémus
  • Les Carrières de Bibémus
  • Les Carrières de Bibémus
  • Les Carrières de Bibémus
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ENGLISH GUIDED VISIT - Reservation required : 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.
 


PRACTICAL INFORMATION : 

  • Walking tour
  • Reservation required at the tourist office or on line.
  • Language : english
  • Duration : around 1h
  • Shuffle departing from the parking des 3 Bons Dieux to the quarries. Notice the shuffle depart is 40mn before the visit.
     

Pets are forbidden. Walking shoes advised.


RATES (schuttled included)

 
CAUTION : This visit can be cancelled in case  of closure for forest fire prevention and when shuttle service is not operating : From June to September the Bibemus quarries site is subject to restrictive regulations.
Access to the daily schedule visiting the website there, (view "Sainte-Victoire et Concors") from 6pm only.
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GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.53104
Longitude : 5.50083