Montagne Sainte VictoireCurrently Open
- Address: Route du Tholonet, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 05:00 Hrs
- Tags: Mountain, Landmark, Observatory, Family And Kids, Heritage Building
A landmark and symbol of Aix-en-Provence, this mountain is known for its heritage buildings like Sainte Victoire monument dating back to the 17th century. The mountain reaches an altitude of 1011 metres and the offers excellent view from the top.
Adorned with peppered stone walls, this is an ideal area for walking. There are several religious sites like Sainte-Victoire Priory, The Saint-Ser Hermitage and Cross of Provence can be observed as you walk around. On reaching the highest point of the mountain- Pic Des Mouches; visitors can enjoy a spectacular view of the verdant hill, the little villages dotted on the foot of the mountain, fantastic vineyards, Panoramic view of the Aix-en-Provence and if the sky is clear, the sea, Mount Ventoux and the Alps.
The Ideal for picnics and day-outs, the mountain can be perfect for hiking. Adventure lovers also explore biking up to the peak of the mountain. There are also a bunch of interesting activities like Paragliding, rock climbing to add to the escapade. Families and kids can relax in the parks and go for activities like donkey-rides.
- As the attraction is full of activities, reach the place as early as possible.
- Free attraction but different activities may have separate charges.
- On Foot
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95% of people who visit Aix-en-provence include Montagne Sainte Victoire in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
51.69% of people start their Montagne Sainte Victoire visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 5 Hrs to see Montagne Sainte Victoire
90.45% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Montagne Sainte Victoire