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Water trail in and around the city centre

Sport, Pedestrian sports, Course, Hiking itinerary in Martigues
14.8 km
  • Martigues is a city surrounded by water that was its main wealth for many years
    many centuries but this water is salty. This city consists of three districts connected by many bridges, which allowed it to be called "The Provencal Venice".

  • Departing from the Town Hall, you will discover the water points which adorned the squares of Martigues. You can admire the remains of the past as well as current monuments.

    The particularity of this hike: it allows you to reach the archaeological site of Tholon and discover its washhouse.

    From bridge to bridge, you will then reach the city center of Martigues to admire the water jets, canals and fountains arranged in the main squares.
189 meters of difference in height
  • Maximum altitude : 84 m
  • Total positive elevation : 189 m
  • Total negative elevation : -189 m
  • Max positive elevation : 72 m
  • Min positive elevation : -51 m
  • Equipment
    • Car park
    • Free car park
  • Services
    • Pets welcome
    • Coach access