PXAP2 – CASSIS AND MARSEILLE – 7H30 - $176.75
Departure from Aix en Provence
March to November: Tue. Thu. & Sat. – Dep. 11.00 / Ret. 18.30
Discover the little port of Cassis and its Calanques listed by UNESCO as park world heritage for its white cliffs and turquoise water. Then you will reach the highest sea cliff in Europe named Cape Canaille located 400 metres above sea level to enjoy an exceptional view over the bay. Free time for lunch in the village, relax on the beach or board on a motor boat for a 45mn mini-cruise in the main creeks (ticket not included).
Drive to Marseille and the old port. Visit Notre Dame de la Garde Basilica and enjoy a panoramic view on the Phocaean city. Visit the abbey Saint Victor and the crypt which houses 4th century marble sarcophagus. Free time to walk around the most ancient village of Marseille, the “Panier”. Visit the “Vieille Charité” 17th century building, explore narrow streets filled with history and visit the Cathedral La Major.
Free walking tour of the new museum of Marseille, the Mucem (Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations), the Mediterranean Villa and reach the Fort Saint John.
- Transport in an air-conditioned and comfortable minibus
- English speaking driver
- Entrance fees to monuments and sites of visit
- Personal expenses
- Cruise ticket