Would you like to discover the best of Marseille and its Mediterranean coastline during a 4-hour driving, walking and boat ride tour? If so, the tour “Combination Land and Sea” is made just for you!
Since Marseille and Provence have more than 300 days of sunshine per year, there is a good chance you’ll to be bathed in the warm rays of the sun.
The boat ride will start in the Vieux-Port. We will take you to the peaceful, rocky inlets of la Côte Bleue where it is possible to swim and snorkel in the turquoise water. A mask and snorkel will be provided so that you can admire the coral and fish of the Mediterranean such as bream, mullet, sardines and sometimes even sea bass.
Afterwards, you will travel to the Frioul Islands and by the Château d’If where we will make a stop in a small and quiet lagoon with its crystal-clear water.
Boat ride are ideal for taking the time to navigate without stress. You will have the possibility to take the time to quietly observe the maritime landscape of Marseille.
Then, we will bring you back to land at Marseille’s Vieux Port where a minivan will drive you to the Basilica of Notre Dame de la Garde which offers a breathtaking 360° panoramic view of the Phocéenne city. The “Good mother”, as it is called by the residents, is a place of pilgrimage and an emblematic figure which watches over sailors and fishermen. A Provence Amazing Tour guide will point out all the principal landmarks from this viewpoint: Saint Charles Station, Velodrome Stadium and the Cité Radieuse. From there, you will also see the Vieux Port, the industrial and cruise ship ports and the beaches of Marseille.
After visiting the Basilica, you will be shown the vestiges of Marseille’s past, the oldest bakery and visit a workshop of santons (figurines), closed on Sunday & Monday.
If you’d to feel the rhythm of the waves, the gentle breeze against your face, and be soothed by the sound of the sea.
Boat ride are especially made for you!
If you would like to share this tour with others on your cruise ship, you can post a message on the site: www.cruisecritic.co.uk where fellow travelers are easily found.
Example : 88 € / person on a basis of 8 people
The “Boat at Sea” features.
DURATION: 4 hours.
PRICE: 700€ . Private tours for groups up to 8 people.
Guided tour in English ,driver, minivan with WiFi, parking, gas, tolls, insurance, taxes, water and our undivided attention.
Tour Type: Shore excursion, cultural.
Transportation method: comfortable minivan or car with AC and WiFi, up to 8 people.
Activity level: Light. Good walking shoes are recommended. We can help you get in and out of the van.
Food restrictions: Please inform us about any food restrictions.
Kid friendly: Yes.
Languages: English (fluent), French (fluent).
Meet up location: We will pick you up at a mutually agreed upon location, your hotel or cruise ship port, for example.
Ending location: We will drop you off at a mutually agreed upon location, your hotel or cruise ship port, for example.
This tour is also possible from 2:00pm to 6:00pm
You’d like to discover the best of MARSEILLE and MARSEILLE’s coasts within your time frame?
Try “4 hours between Land and Sea” from Provence Amazing Tours!