Book online - half-day walking tour & discover Marseille - la cité phocéenne founded by the Greeks 2,600 years ago explore the history, architecture and urban feel of France's second city

Tour summary - Highlights

Explore the old port from Le Panier, the old town quarter, discover the cities evolution in and around the port from the MuCEM museum, Fort St Jean & gardens that offer spectacular views across the bay of Marseille. Discover 17th century architecture of the city hall and later Hôtel Dieu an impressive building once the mai hospital that dominates the port area facing towards the Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde a symbol of this ancient city & Cathedral La Major and the cafe's and bars of Les Halles de la Major all offering an insight into this interesting gritty urban sprawl that is Marseille. 

Language: English or French 

Includes: Local English speaking guide


Schedule details

Duration: 4 Hours - we meet In front of the Mairie de Marseille  (city hall building) on the old port - Quai du Port 13002 Marseille @ 09.00. The tour concludes by 13.00