Ideas for holidays in Marseille

You’re looking for ideas for a stay in Marseille? Head for the south of France, in the Sud – Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur region, for a weekend or a vacation for two, with friends or family. The Phocaean city is a destination of choice if you’re wondering where to go in France. Between beaches, creeks, museums, picturesque neighborhoods, historic monuments and the gentle way of life, Marseille is an exceptional city that will satisfy every desire to get away from it all.

City break in the Phocaean city

Marseille, one of France’s most populous and oldest cities, welcomes you for a city break between culture and nature. If you’re not sure where to go as a family, you can head to the Phocéenne city to discover its historical heritage. From Notre-Dame de la Garde cathedral, in the 6th and 7th boroughs, to La Major cathedral, in the Joliette district in the 2nd borough, via Fort Saint Jean, the Docks, the Palais Longchamp, the Palais du Pharo, the Cité du Corbusier… you’ll learn more about Marseille’s evolution by observing and visiting the emblematic monuments that shape it.

Art lovers and history buffs, children and adults alike, will appreciate touring the museums: the Vieille Charité, the Mucem, the Cantini Museum, the Soap Museum, the Museum of Decorative Arts, Faience and Fashion… Marseille’s museums offer plenty of food for thought for a day on a variety of subjects related to Marseille’s know-how or its past.

Look no further where to go for 3 days in France and opt for Marseille. For the time of an extended weekend, you’ll appreciate the charm and atmosphere that prevails in the city’s neighborhoods, which can be discovered on foot. Take a stroll through the village of Les Goudes, in the 8th borough, which stands out for its fishermen’s cottages and stunning sea views. Visitors with an artistic soul will head to the Cours Julien, in the 1st and 6th borough, to observe the graffiti on the walls and stop for a gourmet break on a terrace.

If you’d like get away for 4 days in France in Marseille, you can round off your visit with one to the Parc National des Calanques to discover the breathtaking beauty of its turquoise-water coves, the Frioul islands off Marseille and nearby destinations such as Aix-en-Provence or Cassis.

A trip to Marseille with friends

Marseille is also an ideal destination for a stay with friends. When organizing a stag party, for example, book a vacation rental in Marseille and enjoy the city’s effervescence. From beaches to nightclubs and bars overlooking the sea, you’re unlikely to get bored. A wealth of activities are available to share a moment with friends before your wedding. The more sporty will enjoy the proximity of the Mediterranean Sea to try their hand at water sports: canoeing, boating, kitesurfing… The adventurous will prefer the hinterland for paintball sessions, hiking, quad biking…

The Phocaean city is a favorite for weekends with friends thanks to its great diversity of landscapes and things to do. For a hen party in Marseille, you’ll have the chance to head to the Calanques National Park for a hike and a swim. In the city, brunch, aperitifs, parties and sightseeing will liven up your day. Whether you prefer to spend a relaxing moment at the spa or enjoy group activities in the city (treasure hunt, murder party, escape game, segway ride…), you’re sure to find something to suit you.

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Relaxing getaway in Marseille

Look no further where to go in the sun for your next vacation. Marseille will be the perfect base for discovering the city, but also the surrounding area. Thanks to its year-round mild climate, you’ll enjoy beautiful sunny days for outdoor outings. During a weekend in the sun in Marseille, enjoy the gentle pace of life so characteristic of Mediterranean cities. Sit on the terrace of a café or restaurant in the city center or by the sea, head to the beach, stroll through the tree-lined parks… For a nature weekend in France, Marseille will also satisfy your nature cravings. From the Calanques National Park to the Massif de l’Étoile, Marseilleveyre and Garlaban massifs, nature holds pride of place all around the city. Whether you prefer the sea or the mountains, there’s something for everyone!

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