Tourism Gardanne


Gardanne is strategically located close to Aix en Provence and Marseille. Perched on the south-eastern slope of the hill Captivel, the city is dominated by the former center of Gardanne. Once mining town, Gardanne today has an urban landscape marked by its centennial industrial history and has managed to retain its wealth from an old town full of charme.Le painter Paul Cézanne lived in Gardanne in 1885 and 1886, he was inspired by this website perched high he painted many times. If you arrive at Gardanne by the Aix road, you have the chance to discover the Valabre Estate which is located 3 km from the city center. This site is exceptional for the quality of its natural environment and its architectural heritage with the hunting lodge of the sixteenth and seventeenth castle.

Sight Gardanne

  • Old doors and archways
  • Bell tower
  • Castle from the seventeenth



Tour to explore Marseille

  • Thème : Sites and museums
  • Départ : Marseille
  • Durée : 2 jours

Marseille has been designated European Capital of Culture in 2013. During a weekend, we invite you to discover Marseille.

Day 1 : if' island Day 2 : Panier district

In the footsteps of Marcel Pagnol

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Aubagne
  • Durée : 4 jours

For 4 days, you will discover beautiful coves of the Mediterranean and the story of Marcel Pagnol. You also enjoy the calm and greenery.

Day 1 : Aubagne Day 2 : Santon Day 3 : Garlaban Day 4 : les Calanques

Hiking in Gardanne

Here various hikes which will enable you to discover the landscape of gardanne

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Explore Aix en Provence driving a Karting

  • Thème : Sciences and discovery
  • Départ : Gardanne
  • Durée : 4 jours

Far from the beaten path, discover the richness of the Pays d'Aix en Provence driving a kart approved for the road! Through 4 different routes through the Aix countryside, discoveries and feelings will be the rendezvous of this unique and unforgettable experience.

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77 € From
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Hôtel Mozart

  • Aix-en-provence
  • 04 42 21 62 86
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Hôtel La Caravelle

  • Aix-en-provence
  • 04 42 21 53 05
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Hôtel Cézanne

  • Aix-en-provence
  • 04 42 91 11 11
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Hôtel Première Classe Marseille Saint-Antoine

  • Septemes-les-vallons
  • 04 91 96 17 23
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Hôtel de la Vallée de l'Arc

  • Trets
  • 04 42 61 46 33
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Palais Longchamp Marseille

  • Marseille
  • 01 42 51 59 44
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Larguez les Ämes Art

  • Marseille
  • 06 13 59 17 35
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INTER HOTEL Souléia

  • Aubagne
  • 04 42 18 64 40
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Le Panier

  • Marseille
  • 01 4 2 51 5 9 44