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Terrain des Peintres (Painters Park)

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Address: Aix-en-Provence, France

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Its wonderful place for art lovers. You gonna have the opportunity to see where Cezanne was insperied and the opportunity to see the famous Victoire Montain on different light... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its wonderful place for art lovers. You gonna have the opportunity to see where Cezanne was insperied and the opportunity to see the famous Victoire Montain on different light version

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North Carolina Mountains, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

A good site to visit. The Park also has many reproductions of Cezanne's paintings. The view of Cezanne's beloved Montagne Sainte Victorie is excellent.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

This was a very lovely view. A small walk up a hill and then a beautiful view. it was not much more than a few minutes but still lovely

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Worth a visit. The view is lovely and there is some interesting info about Cezanne. It is a bit slippery if you walk down though

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

After Cezanne's studio, walk up the hill (as he did daily) to this corner where he painted every day overlooking the city and the mountain. There are some samples of his paintings with introductions here so you can compare his paintings to the views you are seeing. Great walk.

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Hamilton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Nice, clean park about 1km north of Atelier Cezanne. Definitely worth the hike up to it. We were the only people in the park, surprisingly. It provides excellent views of Mt Ste Victoire and the landscaping/foliage are kept up well

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Geraldton, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Worth the short climb up to it A tranquil small space with the classic view of Mt St Victoire the inspiration for over 100 paintings by Cezanne's

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Zagreb County, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Absolute beauty! Walk up to it! Astonishing view on mountain on a nice day! Colors in Provence are somehow stronger on such clear days, and you can see why all the great painters stayed in this region-specially Cezanne, painting mountain on so much occasion! Just enjoy the view and smell and color. In summer take some water with you!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

It is well worth making the effort to walk further up the road from Cezanne's studio to the Terrain des Peintures. From this location you get excellent views of the peak, Mont-Ste-Victoire, which featured in many of his paintings. It is a peaceful location that is nice to linger in and few tourists bother to go this far up the... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful views of Sainte-Victoire if you have lots of time in Aix to go for long walks (I was here for a two week research trip)

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