Marseille and Cassis or Aix-en-Provence 6-hour Private Tour


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Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, Day Trip / Out of Town, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
We can help you get in and out of the van. An extra step is available. Those in wheelchairs must be accompanied.

Maximum travelers: 6



French (conversational), English (fluent)

Your choice: 2 of 3 locations with a private guide

Marseille, Aix-en-Provence or Cassis! Your two choices of three great places in a 6-hour tour.

It could be one of the following tours starting from Marseille or Aix.

1. Marseille and Aix-en-Provence


2. Cassis and Aix-en-Provence


3. Marseille and Cassis


First we'll drive up to the highest point in Marseille, Notre Dame de la Garde, for a spectacular 360° view of the city, coastline and mountains.

Then we'll drive down into the heart of it where we'll visit The Old Port, the oldest neighborhood in France, le Panier, and the Fort St. Jean.

First, we'll get a look at its lively morning markets, then take a walking tour of the old town with its beautiful buildings and St. Sauveur Cathedral.

You'll love the staggering view from one of the highest maritime cliffs in Europe overlooking this quaint fishing town. You could take a boat ride (optional) to see the rocky inlets, les Calanques.


* Views from the hightest point in the city: Notre Dame de la Garde.
* Drive along the Old Port and the coast road.
* Walk around the ramparts of Fort St. Jean (CLOSED ON TUESDAYS)and the Old Town.

* Visit the morning markets.
* Stroll the charming Streets in the Old Town.
* Visit St. Sauveur Cathedral.

* Visit the small-town fishing port and stroll through the Streets.
* Take a 45-minute boat ride (optional) to visit the Calanques (rocky inlets).
* Drive up to one of the highest maritime cliffs in Europe for the views from Cap Canialle.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We'll pick you up at your ship or hotel. I'll be holding a sign with your name.

End location: We'll drop you off at a mutually agreed upon location in or near Marseille: your ship or hotel, for example.

Duration: 6 hours


comfortable minivan with AC.

What’s Included

Other: Guided tour in English, driver, parking, tolls, gas, insurance, taxes, water and my undivided attention.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 euros - 40 euros - If you decide to take the boat ride in Cassis, the current fare is 16 euros per person. Since this is an 6-hour tour, you may want to eat in a restaurant. An average priced restaurant is about 25 euros per person.

What’s Extra

Other: Food, drink, museum fees and boat ride.

A Recent Review of this tour

Kathy was very well versed in the entire area and was able to keep us out of any crowded area. Yet we did not miss anything worthwhile.
Jim Williamson

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