Visits

Old Port

Discovery of the heart of the oldest city in France. For 26 centuries, the Old Port has been the prestigious theater where Marseilles’ history has taken place.The landmarks here are blurred in the scenery of the city: the Phocean settlers’Acropolis,the first Christian Abbey, the Arsenal (former ships building yard), the Town halll, the fortification, the urban planning of the 21st century on the occasion of Marseille-Provence 2013 (European Capital of Culture).

Book your visit at the Tourist and Convention Bureau of Marseille.

Panier

Tour in the old district of Marseille.

Book your visit at the Tourist and Convention Bureau of Marseille.

Le Corbusier

Guided tour of the Cité radieuse, built by Le Corbusier, one of the main architects of the 20th century. You will visit the different public areas: foyer, inner streets, roof terrace and model apartment classified as a Historical Monument in 1986.

Book your visit at the Tourist and Convention Bureau of Marseille

Discover magic of Christmas and the traditions visiting the churches of the old port and their cribs. In december the tour ends by the "Santons Fair" (clay figurines), traditional annual meeting in Marseille.

Book your visit at the Tourist and Convention Bureau of Marseille

Christmas traditions
If castle

A few cables’ length away from the Old Port, the Frioul Archipelago, which most famous island is “If island”, closes Marseille‘s bay. Here, more than anywhere else, reality and legend mix together:The If Castle andThe Count of Monte-Cristo.

Book your visit at the Tourist and Convention Bureau of Marseille.

St Victor Abbey

Magnificent example of a 14th century fortified church, built in the 5th century. The visit of the crypts will take you back to the origins of Christendom (Under condition).
(Crypt entrance fee:1€ per person)

Book your visit at the Tourist and Convention Bureau of Marseille.

Office de Tourisme et des Congrès de Marseille
11 la Canebière
13001 Marseille
Tel: +33 (0)4 91 13 89 06
@: fbonsignour@marseille-tourisme.com

Inside and/or outside visit.

7 Promenade Robert Laffont - 13002 Marseille
Tel: +33 (0)4 84 35 13 13
Website: www.mucem.org

 

MuCEM
Stade Vélodrome

3 Boulevard Michelet, 13008 Marseille
Tel: +33 (0)826 500 500
@: stadegroupes@marseille-tourisme.com

 

Notre Dame de la Garde

Fortress and sanctuary, Notre Dame de la Garde is an essential landmark of the city.The Orient and the Occident meet under its monumental statue feet in a basilica, which is one of the Second Empire work of art.

Book your visit at the Tourist and Convention Bureau of Marseille.

Starting at the « Ombrière » Foster, this walking tour goes over the footbridge connecting historic « Old » Marseille to Fort Saint-Jean with its Mediterranean garden areas.Visitors can then admire the MuCEM,Villa Méditerranée and the Regards de Provence Museum from the outside: 3 major cultural places on the J4 esplanande.

Book your visit at the Tourist and Convention Bureau of Marseille

Tourist and Convention Bureau of Marseille
11 la Canebière
13001 Marseille
Tel: +33 (0)4 91 13 89 06
@: fbonsignour@marseille-tourisme.com

Architectural stroll
Theatrical hiking

Cie dans la Cour des Grands
Tel: +33 (0)6 67 63 32 58
@: emmanuel@danslacourdesgrands.fr

Little Train

176 Quai du Port, 13001 Marseille
Tel: +33 (0)4 91 25 24 69
Website: www.petit-train-marseille.com

Tuk Tuk

10 Rue Gavaudan, 13004 Marseille
Tel: +33 (0)6 25 35 47 21
Website: www.tuk-tuk-marseille.com