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Marseille: Seaside Walking Tour

Product ID: 201094
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See some of Marseille's most beautiful sites including the Pharo Palace. Finish the tour by having a refreshing swim in the Mediterranean Sea.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • See the amazing Pharo Palace
  • Walk along La Corniche Avenue by the seaside
  • Take in a great view of Château d'If and the Frioul Islands
  • Stroll around Le Vallon des Auffes port
  • Visit the picturesque Malmousque neighbourhood
Full description
Built during the 19th century, the Pharo Palace is one of Marseille’s main attractions and the first stop on this fantastic tour. You'll also be able to take in amazing views over the Old Port, Notre Dame de la Garde, the Le Panier neighbourhood and the Mediterranean Sea while you walk around Marseilles. 

Then, follow your guide along Marseille’s seaside along La Corniche Avenue. Pass by the famous Catalans Beach on your way to the Vallon des Auffes port. You'll become well acquainted with the area as your guide explains to you different local features. 

After visiting Le Vallon des Auffes, you’ll return to La Corniche Avenue from where you'll get the best views of the Château d’If, a fortress located on a nearby island as well as the surrounding Frioul Islands. The tour continues until you arrive at the Malmousque district. This ancient port is now a beautiful neighbourhood of narrow streets. As you stroll, your guide will reveal all of the areas hidden stories. 

After the tour, your guide will show you the perfect swimming spot from which to jump into the crystalline waters of the Mediterranean Sea. Don't hesitate to bring your bathing suit, or even a snorkel if you feel like it!
  • Private guide
  • 3-hour walking tour
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Swimming equipment - bathing suit, snorkel etc

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

At the bus stop "Le Pharo" (bus 82 or 83). The guide will be there with a light blue umbrella.

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Important information
Know before you go
• A moderate amount of walking is required
• You will have to climb some stairs during the tour
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Marseille Free Walking Tour

Product ID: 201094