Destination guide

Historic Aix-en-Provence will entice you

Take a vacation to Aix-en-Provence and enjoy the area's history, museums and monuments. Travelers to this walkable city praise the cafés, architecture and temples. Take in top local attractions like Cours Mirabeau and Place des Precheurs. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Aix-en-Provence

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Aix-en-Provence a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Set Golf (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Aix-Marseille Golf (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Chateau La Coste (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Sainte-Victoire Golf (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Karting de L'Etang (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Eurocopter (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Aix-en-Provence

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Aix-en-Provence is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Montagne Sainte Victoire (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Terrain des Peintres (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Jardins d'Albertas (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Parc du Griffon (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Plage Du Jai (14.9 mi / 24 km)

Transportation to and around Aix-en-Provence

Fly into Marseille (MRS-Marseille - Provence), the closest airport, located 12.5 mi (20.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Avignon (AVN-Caumont), which is 37.9 mi (61 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Aix-en-Provence Station, Gardanne Station and Simiane Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Aix-en-Provence?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,594 holiday lettings near Aix-en-Provence. From 1,144 Houses to 525 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Aix-en-Provence is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Aix-en-Provence?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Aix-en-Provence:

  • Grand Sud: 299 holiday homes
  • Plateau de Puyricard: 1,506 holiday homes
  • Est: 507 holiday homes
  • Nord: 509 holiday homes
  • Sud: 485 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Aix-en-Provence?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Aix-en-Provence. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cabries Aix en Provence TGV Station: 5,003 holiday lettings
  • La Rotonde - Place General Charles De Gaulle: 4,946 holiday lettings
  • Les Allees Provencales: 4,960 holiday lettings
  • Granet Museum: 4,914 holiday lettings
  • Vasarely Foundation: 5,062 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Aix-en-Provence listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Aix-en-Provence?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,144 Houses in Aix-en-Provence. Our other popular types of Aix-en-Provence holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 525 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 649 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 65 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Aix-en-Provence?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,564 holiday homes with pool available in Aix-en-Provence. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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