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City break in Aix-en-Provence. Active leisure ideas for Aix-en-Provence - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Would you like to not only explore historic attractions but also to enjoy interesting activities? Aix-en-Provence can offer many exciting ways of recreation. Take a stroll in beautiful parks and admire their marvelous landscaped design. Some parks are suitable for visiting even in winter. Promenade de la Torse is a public park that was established in 1984. It occupies an area of roughly 8 hectares. An artificial pond is the main decoration of the park. There is fish in the pond nowadays, and it attracts ducks and swans. Promenade de la Torse has a cozy countryside atmosphere. Visitors can relax here in the shade of giant plane trees or sit on the green lawn. Many people come here to feed birds in the pond or take a boat ride. The park is also an ideal destination for a picnic.
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Parc Jourdan is smaller but it still has many interesting plants and charming recreation areas. There are always many flowers and decorative plants here, and comfortable benches everywhere are great for taking a seat and enjoying the view. The gorgeous Parc Saint Mitre is also worth a mention. Not only landscaped decorations but also manmade water reservoirs and fountains decorate its territory. This park is a historic one – there are several old buildings here. Comfortable playgrounds for children and a charming café with an outdoor terrace make Parc Saint Mitre a great destination for families.
If you happen to visit Aix-en-Provence in late spring, don’t miss an opportunity to visit Parc des Collines de Cuques. This park looks incredibly beautiful in spring when dozens of species of different blooming trees and bushes decorate the area. The 2.5-hectare-large park was established in 1976. Rare types of pines and oleander, as well as multiple rosemary shrubs, form the look of this park. Although Parc des Collines de Cuques is not big, there are comfortable picnic areas with tables and playgrounds for children. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Having enjoyed a stroll in the city and suburban parks, many tourists wish to visit local entertainment centers. Bowling du Bras D'Or is a great venue not only for fans of bowling although this is a high-class bowling alley. This recreation center has a large namesake café, and so visitors can enjoy a delicious dinner and play their favorite games afterward. Bowling du Bras D'Or offers bowling lanes, billiard tables, table football, and various arcade machines. The venue is always crowded in the evenings. Many local people visit Bowling du Bras D'Or to enjoy a glass of their favorite cocktail and to meet their friends.
There are many different quest rooms in Aix-en-Provence, some of which are popular not only with young people but also with adults. There is also a modern casino in the city - Pasino GRAND that offers visitors to try their luck in different games. The venue features various roulette types, card game tables, and modern slot machines. There is an excellent bar where visitors can order premium drinks or try regional wine.
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The choice of clubs and bars in Aix-en-Provence is no less delightful. If you enjoy relaxing with a mug of good beer, don’t forget to visit Céleste. This pub is open in an attractive old building. Besides the most popular beer types, visitors can order various original cocktails. Local barmen use not only different types of alcohol and fruit to make cocktails but also traditional herbes de Provence to create an unusual and unique taste.
Orienthe Bar is made in an interesting Indian style that distinguishes it from other similar establishments in the city. You can relax in an inimitable atmosphere, try different types of hookah and drinks, and enjoy traditional Indian appetizers. If you like stylish and creative bars, Orienthe is a must-visit venue. Fans of jazz prefer to visit Jazz Fola Live Club. This nightclub frequently hosts live concerts. Both French and foreign jazz musicians perform here. The club’s schedule is always full of interesting weekly events.
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Cocina Negra is one of the best thematic bars in the city. Made in Mexican style, this bar offers a broad range of cocktails and delicious tapas snacks. People of different ages visit this bar. Interesting thematic programs are another advantage of Cocina Negra. This bar offers the biggest range of tequila in the city and cocktails with this spirit.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Aix-en-Provence and surroundings

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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Aix-en-Provence
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Luberon' , 26.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Verdon' , 43.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Alpilles' , 57.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Camargue' , 69.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Baronnies provençales' , 99.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Aix-en-Provence
♥   Amusement park 'Magic Park Land' Ensuès-la-Redonne, 27.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'OK Corral' Cuges-les-Pins, 37 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Magic World' Hyères, 75 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Azur Park' St. Tropez, 96.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Lunapark Fréjus' Fréjus, 104 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Aix-en-Provence
♥   Water park 'Aqualand' , 104 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Aix-en-Provence
♥   Restaurant 'Le Formal Les Caves Henri IV' Aix-en-Provence. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Ze Bistro' Aix-en-Provence. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Côté Cour' Aix-en-Provence. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Mickaël Féval' Aix-en-Provence. Type - Modern cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Vintrépide' Aix-en-Provence. Type - Traditional cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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City break ideas for neighbours of Aix-en-Provence

Guide to your best city break in Aix-en-Provence - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Aix-en-Provence - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Aix-en-Provence?' disappears immediately.
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