Tour of the historic mining center


The village of Gréasque, a former mining town, bene ts from a privileged location between Aix-en-Provence, Marseille and Aubagne. In the village center, beautiful gardens have been set up in the 16th century castle’s area that belonged to the family de Castellane.

The mining museum is located within the Hély d’Oissel wells. The forests of the Communal Domain which extend to Europe’s oldest mining town’s, remains o er pleasant walks and can be explored by mountain bike or on horseback.

Level: easy
Distance: 13 km
Gradient: 280 m
Duration: 4 hrs
Marking: Leaflet IVV (Internationaler Volkssportverband). 
Signposting by the International Federation of Popular Sports.

Starting from musée de la Mine / Puits Hély d'Oise in Gréasque, this tour is for walking.

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