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Old Port

34 quai du Port, Marseille, France
+33 4 91 54 23 65
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Marseille's old port, once a great commercial center for boats arriving from Africa, has recently experienced a dramatic revitalization as a destination for cruise ships.
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“fish market” (92 reviews)
“ferris wheel” (38 reviews)
“fresh fish” (31 reviews)
34 quai du Port, Marseille, France
Hôtel de Ville
+33 4 91 54 23 65
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Walk a side the harbour line to watch all kind of boats parked here. From fisherman's boats to small yachts.

Thank Animefan1980
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The centre of all of marseilles hustle and bustle, packed with restaurants, cafes, boat rides and many more things to do this is the ideal place to be!

Thank Eljesa S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many shops and restaurants with a ferris wheel to boot. You could spend hours just strolling around. Very pleasant experience.

Thank Carl S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most important place in all the city it’s port. So beautiful and cozy. You can take a boat, city bus, city tour train for the trips from there. Also you can try catch of the day straight away in the fish market. Loved it !

Thank veronika G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place where you can find bars restaurants,day trip excursions and much more ! Its beutifully architected

Thank Tina z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely promenade around the old Port with many shops and eateries Gorgeous harbour with many private boats. Stunning outlook from the cafes. Beautiful place to watch the world go by

Thank NeilSchier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely sunny day to wander right around the Vieux Port. Very picturesque, nice views. Lovely place for a stroll. A must to spend some time here when in Marseille.

Thank roaming_kiwi58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit. Beautiful. We were lucky and had a sunny day. Christmas market just being set up with Santa Claus present & Snow covered Xmas trees and lots of lights. Hope it’s up and running before we head home. Stunning view of the Notre...More

Thank AnnieRafters
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here the end of September and had the opportunity to wander around the old port enjoying the people, boats and views of everything. Plus we had the extra excitement of the President of France coming in that day so there was a ton...More

Thank SheilaH19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The old port is beautiful, a relaxing and romantic place with good food and good weather. The sea is so beautiful and the transportation is good. It is so easy to get access to the historic places nearby as well.

Thank Christal H
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carol m
13 June 2017|
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Response from Gaetano A | Reviewed this property |
If you are travelling and stay for the day I recommend the train. It takes about 50 minutes to arrive at destination and costs roughly between €14-€20 per person. There are 5 trips per day you could check the time table for... More
carol m
27 May 2017|
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Response from Niels T | Reviewed this property |
you will arrive in the middle of the city I believe. Walk though the old town and end up at the old port. Visit the Cathedrale de la Major and Abbaye Saint Victor and Fort Saint-Jean. the very best though is Basilique Notre... More
carol m
24 May 2017|
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Response from HichamGM | Reviewed this property |
hi the cruise terminal is at the vieux port. to reach the beach you have to walk for about 30 minutes there is a free beach at the David or you can take the bus 83 just in front of the cruise terminal and it will take you... More