Things To Do in Marseille & Marseille Airport Layover Ideas
Things to do in Marseille if you have a Marseille Airport Layover or Extended Marseille Airport Stopover
If you have an extended layover at the Marseille Airport or staying in town, why not consider getting out with some fun activities? We list a few here and there are many more on Marseille.LayoverIdeas.com
45 to 90 minsPriced From:
USD 7.57<p>The famous island fort facing Marseille immortalized by Alexander Dumas in The Count of Monte Cristo. The castle was built by François I in 1529 and over the centuries it gained a fearsome reputation as many opponents of royal power were jailed and died in the fortress. <br /><br />Tha Castle of If has been perfectly preserved and is one of the most impressive historical sites on the Mediterranean coastline. Your ticket allows you direct entry to the monument.</p>... Read More
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 18.92
Explore in this 2.5 hour Marseille walking tour, this wonderful city aged of 2.600 years with your professional guide. Starting at the beautiful 'Vieux Port', a natural cove and the birthplace of the city, you will discover its historic neighborhood called 'Le Panier', with its typical streets and admire the main city's highlights such as the Hotel Dieu, the Mucem museum and the Fort Saint Jean.
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 18.92
Embark on an original City Tour of Marseille in a Cabriolet Minibus.
<br />During 2 hours you will see the best of Marseille.
<br />Along the tour, thanks to the audioguide, you will pass trough more than 50 commented places in 8 languages. (French, English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, German, Russian, Chinese)
<br />Departure: Old Port of Marseille
Duration: 1 to 3 hrs
Priced From: USD 19.99
This fascinating audio tour meanders through the old and new parts of the ancient city of Marseille where you will see the fascinating Old Port before heading up to Cours Julien where you'll see the the street art of this bohemian area. You will also receive a map detailing the area of your tour.
Priced From: USD 22.70
Explore southern France's beautiful coastline at your leisure with this 1-hour paddle board rental in La Ciotat. Clip into your life jacket and paddle out onto the gentle waves. Then, explore the beautiful Côte d'Azur shoreline and soak up the sunshine. This beginner-friendly rental service includes closed shoes, a life jacket, a paddle board and a paddle.
1 to 2 daysPriced From:
USD 23.96Enjoy a unique view of Marseille, admire the historic buildings, multicultural neighborhoods and one of the oldest ports in the Mediterranean Sea. <br />Hop-on, hop-off to explore all the tourist attractions, including Le Vieux Port, La Criée, Le Palais du Pharo, Le Vallon des Auffes, La Corniche, Notre-Dame de la Garde, Le Panier, Joliette, Mucem, Fort Saint Jean etc. Don't miss “Notre Dame de Garde” for the most incredible views of the bay and its islands. Enjoy cliffs and sea views along the coastal road.... Read More
Duration: 60 minutes
Priced From: USD 25.22
This one hour Trikke Tour of Marseille's Old Town will give you the unique opportunity to tour around the narrow streets of the Old Town and the Old Port. Trikke through the beauty of the Panier neighborhood with its narrow houses draped with washing and criss-crossed by steep cobbled steps. See the highlights as your guide tells you and your private group, all about this incredible town.
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 31.53
Explore the legendary foundation of Marseille on this walking tour of the city. You will travel through the centuries to meet the Greek city, then the Roman, the oldest buildings of Marseille, the medieval ruins, the Renaissance, the Great Century, until you arrive at the Enlightenment and the French Revolution. You will see the present and the future of this eternal city: take a glimpse at the Fort St Jean, the MUCEM, see some street art and some nice shops.
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