Welcome to Aubagne, city of Marcel Pagnol with the Provençal identity. To dive into the history of Provence and its traditions we offer a selection of outings and activities to do during your holidays in Aubagne.
To begin, visit the house of Marcel Pagnol. This apartment from the end of the 19th century has been restored to immerse itself in the atmosphere of the Pagnol family. You will also enjoy an exhibition space and a projection room. Guided tours are organized every Saturday.
You will then go to the Museum of the Foreign Legion, a place of memory to discover the military history of this elite unit of which several regiments are stationed in Provence. Discover the temporary exhibition "" Zinoview - Cendrars: Two legionnaires in the Great War "until 06 January 2019. This exhibition puts into perspective the drawings of the painter Alexander Zinoview and the writings of the writer Blaise Cendrars, engaged in the Legion during the First World War and gives you a unique look at the life of legionaries.
Finally, during your stay in Aubagne filled with 100% Provençal activities! Stroll through the food and horticultural markets that are held four days a week on the downtown courtyards and showcase local products, treat yourself to a pastis tasting at the Janot distillery and learn about its manufacturing processes or meetings. you at the Domaine de la Font de Mai at the foot of the Garlaban massif for a hike or on donkeys!
To make the most of your holidays in Provence stay in our hotel Mas de l'étoile whose many infrastructures, swimming pool, shaded terrace and restaurant, will assure you a stay under the sign of the relaxation!