Things to see and do - Marseilles
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Marseilles : Michelin's recommendations
Marseille, proud of its 2 600 years of history, continues a long tradition of integration. Straddling the East and the West, Europe and Africa, it is a fabulous Mediterranean melting pot. One gets a real sense of this strolling about the emblematic Vieux Port, the beating heart of the city, Le Panier and its little streets bursting with the colours of the south, the markets of Noailles resembling a great open-air souk, La Canebière, a shop-lined thoroughfare, the Corniche and its villas with sea views, the minuscule creeks that one suddenly glimpses around a corner…
Tourist attractions Marseilles : Things to see and do
1 espl. du J 4 F - 13002 MARSEILLE
Located at the entrance to the Vieux Port, the MuCEM features a contemporary building designed by Rudy Riciotti (a dark cube overlaid with concrete lacework built on the former "J4" pier) and the historic Fort St-Jean (restored ramparts and..
Le Vieux Port F - 13001 Marseille
Once upon a time, the Phocaeans landed in a small creek and the history of Marseille began. The old harbour has lost its maritime role, but it is still the place where all paths converge and crowds gather for major events. This is where the motor boa..
2 r. de la Charité F - 13000 Marseille
Antiquities from Egypt and the Near East, Cypriot and Greek pottery (couros and koré), Etruscan ceramics in bucchero nero and items found during the digs at the Celto-Ligurian oppidum (town) of Roquepertuse, including the famous two-headed Hermès and..
12, Rue de Mazagran F - 13001 Marseille
Le Lunik is situated less than 5 minutes’ walk from Marseille-Saint-Charles Train Station and the Old Port. The hotel has 24-hour reception and en suite rooms with free Wi-Fi access and double-glazed windows. There is a luggage storage facility at L..
49 Allee Leon Gambetta F - 13001 Marseille
Located in the old town in Marseille, this hotel is a 15-minute walk from the Old Port and Saint-Charles Train Station. It has a 24-hour reception. A TV and telephone are included in each room at the Hotel Gambetta. All of the rooms are individually..
16, rue Sénac de Meilhan F - 13001 Marseille
Prix Prices from : 70 €
Le Ryad is located in the heart of Marseille, near La Canebiere and the Old Port. It offers Moroccan-style accommodation with free Wi-Fi internet access. Built in the style of a traditional riad, with a courtyard and garden, Le Ryad offers a range ..
Leisure activities Marseilles
You will start this fantastic tour from Marseille with Oppede le Vieux, a village carved into rock and whose authenticity has convinced some artists and writers to begin restoring it. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 6 people on this small group w..
Prices from : 130 €
This tour from Marseille will take you through the Plain of the Crau, to the ancient city of Arles, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 6 people on this small group walking tour, ensuring you'll receive personalized atte..
Prices from : 24 €
As a tourist and cultural passport, the Marseille City Pass is valid for 1 or 2 days. This pass is dedicated to individual visitors who wish to discover Marseille with an all-inclusive package. Once you have collected the ticket booklet, take adva..
1 pl. Daviel F - 13002 Marseille 02
Lionel Lévy is a proud captain at the helm of L'Alcyone (named after the daughter of the god Aeolus), which opened in 2013 within the famous Hôtel-Dieu. His idea is to offer a decidedly Mediterranean cuisine, inflected with spices and showcasing loca..
158 r. Vallon-des-Auffes F - 13007 Marseille
This restaurant is at one with the sea, perched on the reefs of the small fishing port of the Vallon des Auffes - an enchanting backdrop. Bouillabaisse, bourride and grilled lobster are among the creative dishes. A delightful port of call.
8 r. Sainte-Victoire F - 13006 Marseille
This contemporary restaurant close to the Place Castellane offers great value for money. Feast on exciting, flavoursome and colourful dishes created by a young chef using market-fresh ingredients. Highly recommended.
4 pl. Notre-Dame-du-Mont F - 13006 Marseille
The name of this pleasant restaurant states its ambition to offer the real taste of things. It is run by a professional couple that moved here after travelling the four corners of the earth. It has a menu that enlivens market ingredients with hints o..
anse de Maldormé F - 13007 Marseille
Chef Gérald Passédat's cuisine is steeped in Provence, the mistral, port life and a taste for travel and freedom! His style is very much a product of the Mediterranean and influenced by the vegetable garden. Rediscover seafood dishes, and the mythica..
6 r. des Catalans F - 13007 Marseille
Soak up the atmosphere of Marseille in this popular restaurant on the Plage des Catalans. Here they take their bouillabaisse very seriously... and it tastes phenomenal! As you would expect, the menu proposes an exceptionally fresh catch of the day: y..
19 r. Fortia F - 13001 Marseille
After a successful stint at Hotel Le Saint James (near Bordeaux), Michel Portos gets back to his roots with this brasserie near the Old Port, which he set up in late 2012. Here you will find less in the way of haute cuisine, but plenty of delicious a..
24 cours Julien F - 13006 Marseille 06
Since childhood, Pierre-Antoine Denis has been passionate about Italian food. Assisted by Luigi, an old Italian who makes the pasta, he regularly travels to Italy to locate the best food producers. This inviting and tasty Cantinetta is a real trattor..