5 days in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer Itinerary

5 days in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer Itinerary

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5 days in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer Itinerary

Start: Barcelona
Drive:  4 h
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Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
End: Le Puy-en-Velay

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Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer

Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer ©
Engulfed in the Provençal culture, Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer has many literary, artistic, and musical references from master artists due to its location where the Rhône meets the Mediterranean and as the pilgrimage destination for Romany people, sometimes called gypsies.
Explore Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer's surroundings by going to Plage de Piemanson (in Salin de Giraud) and Martigues (St. Croix Beach, Port de Peche de Carro, &more). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Promenade a Cheval La Marisma, trot along with a tour on horseback, enjoy the sand and surf at Bambou Palm Beach, and enjoy the sea views from Phare de la Gacholle.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Nîmes-Arles-Camargue Airport, Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport, Marseille Provence Airport and Béziers-Vias Airport. In May, daytime highs in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Martigues, The Camargue, Plage de Piemanson
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Promenade a Cheval La Marisma ©
Promenade a Cheval La Marisma
Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau ©