Aix-en-Provence Historic Itinerary South
This itinerary visits six villages south of Aix-en-Provence. The route is a loop, with a total distance of 53 km (about 1h35 driving time).
Route. [10 km, 19 min] Depart Aix-en-Provence south, via Ave des Belges and Ave Pierre Brossolette, on the N8 (now the D8n); southwest via Luynes and La Mounine to Bouc-Bel-Air.
Route. [5 km, 9 min] West on the D60, south on the N8, west on the D60a to Cabriès.
Route. [6 km, 12 min] Go east from the center, onto the Route de Violesi and continue to Simiane-Collongue.
Route. [7 km, 11 min] Head east on the D8, Route de Simiane, to Mimet.
Route. [5 km, 10 min] Go northeast on Rue de Pergine, cross the D8, continue northeast on Chemin de Rigoni/D46g to Gréasque.
Route. [8 km, 14 min] Northwest from the center of Gréasque on Ave Ferdinand Arnaud (D46a); in 2.5 km go left (northwest) on Route de Gardanne, to Gardanne.
Route. [12 km, 19 min] Go north, through La Mounine and bear right (northeast) on the D8n (old N8), via Luynes, to Aix-en-Provence.