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Classic Marseille from the Greeks to the 21st century

Tour summary - Classic Marseille the Greeks & Romans to the 21st Century

Visit the oldest city in France, interesting angles and accents in this colourful Mediterranean port city - from Le Panier, the old town, la Vielle Charité, les terrasses du MuCEM and the gardens of Fort St Jean with its magnificent sea views. Discover 2,600 years history.  


 Wander & discover hidden streets life of Le Panier, the oldest part of the city, artisanal life, galleries & artists. Visit 17th century Vielle Charité, modernist MuCEM museum, ancient fort & gardens of St Jean, the Cathédrale St Marie Majeur & Hotel Dieu. Enjoy the exceptional views across the bay and the city of Marseille. Discover the old port area of Marseille and experience the changes inflicted on the city in the 19th & 20th centuries. 

Language: English or French 

Includes: Local English-speaking guide. Exclusions: Items of a personal nature, meals, refreshments or guide gratuities.

Schedule details 

Duration: 3 hours Meeting point: In front of the Office du Tourisme, 11 La Canebière, Marseille 13001. Please remember sunscreen and a sun hat in summer and warm clothing in the winter and comfortable walking shoes.