5 days in Marseille Itinerary

5 days in Marseille Itinerary

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Marseille

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marseille: Cannes (Le Suquet & La Croisette), Carrieres des Lumieres (in Les Baux de Provence) and Avignon (Pont d'Avignon & Palais des Papes). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, take a leisurely stroll along Le Vieux Port, contemplate the long history of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, and take in the dramatic natural features at Calanques.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Marseille driving holiday planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Marseille Provence Airport, Nîmes-Arles-Camargue Airport and Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Marseille can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Cannes, Avignon, Carrieres des Lumieres, Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, Calanques
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Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

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