Bike, swim and walk in the heart of Marseille
To begin we will walk to the Old Port and feel its fish market atmosphere. Then we will explore the old district, the Old Charity art center and the Cathedral of La Major. We will discover the beautiful museum of European and Mediterranean civilizations and the Saint Jean Fortress.
For lunch, I will guide you to the best restaurants of the city according to your wishes: french wine and cheese, Mediterranean food. . .
Then we will take the ferry boat and start a 3:30 E-bike tour: we will ride to beautiful views, reach a small creek and swim in its transparent waters (in case of bad whether we can visit some small fisherman typical ports). To finish we will visit the Basilica of Notre Dame de la Garde.
The tours are designed for active adults and for children over 12 years old who knows how to ride a bike and are not afraid of riding on busy streets in close proximity with cars. They are not recommended for pregnant women, for participants with heart complaints, back or knees problems.
4:40 hour walking tour's highlights:
Vieux port, Old district, Old Charity art center, Cathedral of La Major, Museum of Mediterranean Civilisations, nice restaurant
3:30 hour ebike tour's highlights:
Pharo Palace and panoramic view, swimming time in the mediterranean sea, basilica Notre Dame de la Garde
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: We'll meet in the city center. I can meet at your hotel, but depending on it's location, we may need to use public transit to reach the starting point of our tour.
I can wait for you in front of the "Jardin des Vestiges"
(From the cruise port you can take a taxi or the shuttle bus until the "Jardin des Vestiges" stop)
End location: bicycle storage: address: 30 quai de rive Neuve, 13007 Marseille
Duration: 8 hours
Electric bike, ferry boat and walking.
- My time and service as your private guide
- Quality electric bike and assistance if necessary
- Accessories (helmet, poncho)
Estimated Local Cash Needed
60 EUROS - Transportation from the cruise port to the City center
Lunch and drinks
- The cost of the taxi(s) or cruise shuttle bus transfers to get to the city center of Marseille
- Meals and drinks
- 0.50€ for the ferry boat ticket
- Swimsuit and towel
As a licensed guide I can guide you inside all the historical monuments.
I do not offer driving tours. For my shore excursions, I arrange a van for pickup at the port.