Things to see and do - Martigues
Unmissable tourist sites
Martigues Travel guide
Martigues : Michelin's recommendations
The Venice of Provence, in the words of Vincent Scotto. The cabaret singer did have that tendency to exaggerate, of which southerners are often accused, but it is true that water is omnipresent in Martigues, with both the Etang de Berre and the canal running through the town. And the Lure for birds with its colourful houses is fairly reminiscent of the Venetian island of Burano.
Tourist attractions Martigues : Things to see and do
F - 13500 Martigues
The Côte Bleue follows along the Estaque Range between Marseille, the Gulf of Fos and the Etang de Berre. It is a craggy coastline indented by deep coves with tiny harbours and seaside resorts including Niolon, nestled in a cove of the same name; Car..
Pt St-Sébastien F - 13500 Martigues
A peaceful lake surrounded by houses with coloured façades and brightly coloured boats moored along the canal. Félix Ziem, Corot and many other painters understandably loved this spot.
bd du 14-Juillet F - 13500 Martigues
Ziem was not born here but when he discovered Martigues he fell in love with it and thereafter tirelessly painted the étang de Berre in a Pre-Impressionist style. In addition to Ziem, there is an opportunity to learn more about other Provençal painte..
ROND POINT DE L'HOTEL DE VILLE F - 13500 MARTIGUES
Prix Prices from : 69 €
Located in the town center, a short walk from Martigues port, the ibis Martigues Centre hotel offers 83 air-conditioned rooms, flat-screen TV with a great selection of channels, hairdryer and free WIFI. Enjoy our Rendez-Vous bar at any time of day an..
37 boulevard du 14 juillet F - 13500 MARTIGUES
Located in the heart of Martigues and bordered by canals and the Berre lake, the Pâ€™tit Dej-HOTEL Martigues-Le 5 welcomes you to a fully renovated, contemporary setting decorated in white and grey. Rooms are bright with a modern bath or shower, wif..
Avenue Georges Braque F - 13500 Martigues
Located 5 minutes from the centre of Martigues, known as the Provençal Venice, and famous for its charm and character, this 3-star hotel offers comfortable and modern accommodation. The Saint-Roch Hotel features quiet guestrooms that feature modern..
20 av. Frédéric-Mistral F - 13500 Martigues
In this concept restaurant the young chef concocts elegant fusion cuisine in full view of diners. It is set in a former garage converted into a trendy design-inspired eatery.
19 quai Lucien-Toulmond F - 13500 Martigues
This charming old Martigues house with views over the canal is not far from Quai Brescon and the Miroir aux Oiseaux. The tasty food is inspired by the Mediterranean.