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Start your Marseille hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour at whichever stop you prefer, choosing to sit on the open top deck or the enclosed lower deck.

The 14 stops are spread throughout the city, from towering, cathedral-lined hills to teeming fish markets along the water. Get a front-row peek at colorful boats bobbing along the piers and the centuries-old castle that once inspired Alexandre Dumas. Buses arrive about every 30 minutes, and recorded commentary is available in eight different languages, enriching your visit with anecdotes about the under-the-radar French port city.

End the double-decker tour wherever you wish.

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Basilique Notre Dame de la Garde
Palais du Pharo
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Sights in vibrant, history-filled Marseille are spread throughout the port city, and this informative double-decker bus tour offers an easy way to cover the highlights. Get a taste of France’s second-largest city with stops at its fish market, old port, and centuries-old cathedrals, with unlimited options to hop on and hop off. Expect plenty of photo-ops as Marseille overlooks the blue waters of the Mediterranean. 

  • See all the Marseilles sights on a double-decker bus tour
  • Hop on and hop off wherever you want—and as often as you’d like
  • Cover 14 historical and cultural Marseilles sights in a single ride
  • Listen to audio commentary in eight languages
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Day trip

Beware the bus runs both ways around the harbour area, although a small loop around cathedral before going back. Good commentary and ok music between stops. Stayed on until up the hill. Choose to walk down as just missed the bus. Queue was much smaller...More

Thank Si_uk_says
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Find another way if you can

They sell you tickets promising a bus every 30 minutes. We are still waiting 1 hour later and no bus. The only bus that arrived had little room and they allowed people to sneak in through the rear doors and didn't ask them to leave...More

Thank Patricia O
Reviewed 1 week ago
Simplifies your overview of Marseille but rather bog standard

So yes you see all the main sites without walking in the blistering heat. Tick. But.....don't expect a friendly driver or air conditioning on the bus. Do expect to get up from your plastic seats with wet clothes.

Thank kcandthevine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great way to see the sights of Marseille which are fantastic

You need to buy a ticket first, the ticket office is just across the road from the bus stop. It is €19 per day, or €22 for a 2 day pass, they offer a small discount for over 60s but only on the one day...More

Thank Maria H
Reviewed 2 July 2018
Hop on Hop off bus!

We only had one day in Marseille while on a cruise so decided to do the Colorbus. The websites we had visited did not give us god directions and we walked for a long time before we found we were not on the right road...More

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Tena W
14 August 2018|
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Response from Maria H | Reviewed this property |
Yes to Vieux Port but no to Aix which is further away.
Tena W
14 August 2018|
Response from kcandthevine | Reviewed this property |
It definitely stops at Vieaux port as that is central to the city but I don’t know about Aix. As far as I know Aix de Provence is another town so no it only travels around Marseille itself. Hope that helps
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