The town of Auriol takes place in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône, in the Provence-Alpes -Côte d'Azur. That called Provençal Auruou is between the mountains of Garlaban, the Sainte -Baume and Regagnas, in the city of Aix- Marseille- Provence, country of Aubagne and Etoile.
Inhabited since Neolithic times, the city of Auriol saw the installation of the Phoenicians and Romans in ancient times. Crossed by the Huveaune valley, the town has exceptional landscapes and varied. Labeled in the competition of cities and villages flowered, Auriol charm by its setting and by the sweetness of life that prevails. One can also admire a very interesting architectural heritage that reflects the seniority of the city and its rich history.