Free Tour Monumental Marseille

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Duration: 2h 30min
Provided by Silvercat Tours
Spanish  |  11:00 AM
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
from €0 Tip based

Overview of the tour in Marseille

On the streets of the most enigmatic hill of Marseille, are tales lingering around that could make anyone’s hair stand on end. In this Free Tour of 2.5 h our licensed guides will superbly explain to you the most important monuments and the stories behind them

Do you know the connection between Marseille and the city of Valencia? Where does the name of the Sacred Forest come from? What is the mischievous and hidden symbolism behind the typical sweets, the navettes? The stones of the forts and winding lanes of the route are the perfect place to narrate these stories and many more, while we make our way down from the imposing views of the city as seen from Notre-Dame de la Garde, to the viewpoints and gardens of the imperial Palais du Pharo.

This activity includes:

  • Musée du Savon de Marseille
  • Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
  • Palais du Pharo
  • Fort Saint-Nicolas/Entrecasteaux
  • Abbaye Saint-Victor
  • The best views in Marseille
  • And a lot more.

Meeting point

At the Basilica´s parking. Just where the bus number 60 make its last stop.

On arrival

Our tour will start at the Basilica’s parking, near the stairs. Just where the bus number 60 make its last stop. Look for our PURPLE umbrella! You may take bus number 60 at the Vieux Port, it will get to the Basilica in 15 minutes. It is important to be at the meeting point at least 10 minutes before the tour starts.

Things to note

To ensure the best experience on our tours, please take heed of the following:

Dress for the weather
Wear comfortable shoes
Bring a water bottle
Show up 15 minutes before
Put your phone in silent

Free Cancellation

You are free to cancel a booking anytime. We kindly remind you to cancel bookings you cannot arrive for. Being reported as absent decreases your customer level points and the benefits you can enjoy.

Spanish  |  11:00 AM
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
from €0 Tip based
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