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Aix-en-Provence: Cassis boat ride and wine tasting day tour

4.9 / 5

27 reviews

Activity provider: Ophorus
Water activity

Aix-en-Provence: Cassis boat ride and wine tasting day tour

Activity provider: Ophorus
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From US$ 162.66 per person

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Discover the beautiful village of Cassis and its seaside port on this full-day tour. Take a guided boat tour to the Calanques and taste delicious Provence rosé, red, and white wines.

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Duration 8 hours
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Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • See the incredible beauty of the Calanques on a panoramic boat ride
  • Explore the charming fishing port of Cassis on this guided day tour
  • Taste the delicious local Provence wines in a carefully selected winery
  • Take in the gorgeous scenery of Cap Canaille and snap picturesque pics
  • Enjoy the services of an English speaking guide and learn about the area
Full description

Explore the charming Cassis and its seaside port on this full-day guided tour. Enjoy a boat ride, awe-inspiring scenery, a visit to a local winery to taste Provence rosé, red, and white wines, and more.

Meet your guide in Aix-en-Provence to journey to the seaside port of Cassis. Discover this inviting portside village and the Calanques, listed by UNESCO as a world heritage national park.

Follow your guide on a walking tour of the village, stroll through the narrow streets of Cassis, and browse the small shops and stores that sell local Provence goods.

The tour continues with a panoramic boat ride to the Calanques, located near Cassis. From the small port, reach the Calanques National Park that stretches from Marseille to Cassis, and admire the beautiful coves of the steep rocky coast.

After the boat ride, enjoy some free time for exploring Cassis and have lunch (own expense).

No tour to Cassis is complete without a drive along the Route des Crêtes. As you leave Cassis, head up towards one of the highest sea cliff in Europe, Cap Canaille. Your guide will stop in one of the many areas for taking in the views over the village and the surrounding Mediterranean Sea.

After the drive to Cap Canaille, enjoy a wine tasting in the Cassis area. The Cassis Vineyard was among the very first Appellations d’Origine Contrôlée in 1936. Taste local wines and learn about the winery and the wine making process of this very popular wine. Although the whites – dry and fruity – are the most renowned, the reds and rosés are also well known.

After the wine tasting session, relax with drop-off in the city center of Aix-en-Provence.

  • Boat ride ticket
  • Wine tasting
  • English-speaking driver/guide
  • Transport
  • WiFi access onboard
  • Food
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Visits to the winery are not private but generally, the visit and wine tasting is reserved for the small tour group
  • The tour requires a minimum of 2 adult passengers to run
  • In case minimum numbers have not reached, the tour will be rescheduled or refunded
  • Children under 4 years old are not allowed on the tour
  • Tour is offered in English only
  • Please inform the reservation team about the age of the child-children and if a seat is needed
  • This activity operates rain or shine
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 27 reviews

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Amazing day in cassis from Aix with our tour guide and a fun crew of people we met on the tour. The drive to cassis and from Cassis went by so fast with our livelyconversations , the boat ride to the Calanques was breathtaking, )the boat driver did most talking in fresh but he let us Americans in on the highlights in English). Great walk through the town afterwards without tour guide leading the way and explaining some History. , lunch near the port and then the bonus of a wine tasting in our way back. Wear comfortable shoes!

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March 30, 2023

We had a wonderful experience. Lucille was a terrific guide. Since she is a local, she knew just where to take us and she answered all our questions thoughtfully. This trip seems very reasonably priced for a full day and had just the right balance of experiences. I’d recommend this to anyone who wants a bit of everything in the Cassis area.

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March 30, 2023

This was an awesome experience from start to finish. Some great sightseeing and fun facts about the area — the boat ride through La Calanques was stunning! Cassis is a great place to spend a half day in and Tomas was an excellent guide. Would highly recommend.

March 30, 2023

Product ID: 411074