Activities and benefits

included in the Marseille CityPass

Discover all the activities and discounts included in your Marseille CityPass 24hrs, 48hrs or 72hrs. Everything you need for an unforgettable stay in Marseille!

The activities

  • Free access to visit the If Castle (subject to good weather conditions)
    François the 1st ordered for a fortress to be built in 1524 on the If island. Preserved in its environment and its architecture, famous around the world: the if castle is an exceptional site of the Mediterranean coast.
  • A free return ticket for a tour on the small train (you can choose between the Notre Dame tour or the Old Marseille tour) with a special waiting line for the Marseille CityPass.
    Schedules of the small trains
  • A ride for the If island or the Frioul
    A free return ticket for a boat trip to go to the If island or the Frioul, archipelago composed of four islands that offer a shelter for more than 99 species of marine birds and more than 300 species of rare and protected flora. On the principal island ‘Ratonneau’, the Caroline hospital  built  at the beginning of the 19th century ( the choice of this service cancels the access to the Colorbus).
    Schedule of the boats
  • OR
    A free ticket for a tour in the Colorbüs (you can choose between the red or the blue tour) to  discover Marseille on board open-top imperial buses (the choice of this service cancels the access to the If castle and the trip to the If island or Frioul island)… Schedule of the Colorbüs

NB: During the peak season (summer): several hours of waiting may be required to board the boats for If or Frioul. The crossing must take place during the validity of the pass. It can only be booked on the same day. The conditions of access to the islands may change depending on the weather, please check the Frioul If shuttle website. 

Museums and guided tours

  • Free access to the City Museum of Marseille for  permanent exhibitions and reduced rates for  temporary exhibitions. The municipal museums are closed on Mondays (except on Easter Monday and Whitsun) and on January 1st, May 1st, November 1st and 11th December 25th and 26th.
  • A free entry for the Mucem and the Musée Regards de Provence
  • A guided visit of choice from the Office’s program at a reduced rate of 30% for the Marseille CityPass of 24hrs and 48hrs, and free for the 72hrs pass. Booking is necessary. Are not included in the offer the following visits :
    – The Cité Radieuse – The Corbusier
    – Vauban, travioles & workshops, an unusual suburb
    – Guided stroll in the surprising Spain King’s Park
    – The secrets of Mazargues, an unusual village of Calanques
    – Morning in the M.I.N
    You can however participate in these visits, the registration is compulsory and has to be paid for (Not Pass included)

Top deals and discounts

Discounts in shops
  • Tourism Office gift shop

    10% discount on a wide range of products.
    11, La Canebière, 13001 Marseille

  • 'Confiserie Dromel Ainé'

    5% discount for any purchase and 10% discount for any purchase over 150€.

    Chocolate and sweet confectioner since 1760, chocolates, glazed chestnuts, calissons, candied fruits, biscuits, dragées, sweets, nougats, coffee, tea, jam and honeys…

    19 Avenue du Prado, 13006, Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 80 08 08

  • Noailles Coffee Shop ( Torréfaction Noailles)

    10% discount on the shop.
    An institution, coffee roaster since 1927.
    56, La Canebière, 13001 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 55 60 66

  • The Calissons of 'Roy René'

    10% discount on the shop.
    created in 1920, family company specialising in the production of  Provençal confectionery. The “Roy René” offers you the traditional “Calisson’ d’Aix-en-Provence” and a collection of exeptional calissons of multiple flavours and other confectionery.

    1 Rue de la République, 13001 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 96 17 53 30

  • 'La Cure Gourmande'

    10% discount + 1 choupette gifted by the kid CityPass for any purchase made in store.
    Biscuit maker since 1989, ‘la Cure Gourmande’ manufactures its delicacies in its own workshops, all located in the south of France, sweets and chocolates.

    19, La Canebière, 13001 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 90 55 12

  • Maison Dragées Rosière

    1 offered Dragette (pretty little matchbox filles with 5 sugared almonds).
    Confectionery maker since 1924, ‘la Maison Rosière’ has specialised in the productiong of dragées with a unique and exclusive recipe since 1948.
    5 Avenue Fernandel, 13012 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 93 06 23

  • The Saint-Victor soaps ( Les savons de Saint-Victor)

    A small soap offered.
    An authentic know-how, artisanal manufacture of the typical soaps of Marseille located in the heart of the historical and cultural suburb of Marseille. Workshop boutique which offers soaps and a range of bath and shower product.

    7 Place Saint Victor, 13007 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 81 53 68

  • The 'Savonnerie Marseillaise'

    10% discount on all shops.
    Artisanal manufacture of Marseille soaps: traditional soap, care treatment soap, liquid soap… The  guaranee of a natural and healthy product.

    ‘La Canebière’ shop : 47 La Canebière, 13001 Marseille
    The ‘Panier’ shop : 24, rue de l’Evêché, 13002 Marseille / 1 Montée des Accoules, 13001 Marseille
    The ‘Terrasses du Port’ shop : 9, Quai du Lazaret, 1er étage – Allée centrale, 13002 Marseille

  • Le Bazar de César

    A guest soap (30gr) gifted for any purchase over 10€.
    Local products boutique where you will discover the authentic and ancestral know-how, in the pure Marseille and Provence tradition. In the heart of a site dating from the 13th century, at the entrance of the well known suburb of the Panier. You will find Marseille soap and care products for your body, your house, and a few accessories.

    4 Montée des Accoules, 13002 Marseille
    +33 (0)6 19 70 95 76

  • La Compagnie de Provence

    10% discount on some products
    ‘La Compagnie de Provence’ offers a large choice of Marseille soaps and natural products of Provence : liquid soap, care treatments for face and body, colognes and house products.
    18 Rue Davso, 13001 Marseille
    1 Rue Caisserie, 13002 Marseille

  • Durance

    10% discount on some products
    ‘La Maison Durance’, is the story of a family of passionate of perfume makers of natural cosmetics. They offer a range of products for your house: interior perfumes, candles, care produces for laundry and also cosmetic products: perfume, soap and creams.

    40 Rue Francis Davso, 13001 Marseille

  • L'Occitane

    10% discount on some products
    ‘L’Occitane’ is a brand of cosmetic products created in 1976, its products follow the principle of aromatherapy and herbal medicine.

    22 Rue Haxo, 13001 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 55 06 82

  • Fragonard

    10% discount.
    In the heart of “Les Voûtes de la Major” entirely renovated, this beautiful  180sqm space offers the whole Fragonard universe (great perfume maker from Grasse since 1926): perfumery, cosmetics, decor, lifestyle, fashion and accessories.

    Boulevard Jacques Saade, 13002 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 45 35 25

  • Marseille on Holiday

    10% discount
    The concept store of the tee-shirt 100% from Marseille inspire as much by the “parler marseillais” as the designs typical of Marseille. The shop today dresses up the entire family from O to 99 years old and offers many accessories such as cushions,  pillow, folders, bags 100%  Marseille for men,  women and children.

    7 Rue Bailli de Suffren, 13001 Marseille
    +33 04 91 54 73 17

  • Made in Méditerranée

    10% discount.
    Concept store in a decor made of wood from old fisherman boats, MIM, short for ‘Made In Méditerannée’ offers more than 1000 articles inspired by the Mediterranean culture. You will find in the store soaps, textile products, jewels, local literature and everything needed to have a local aperitive.

    Les Terrasses du Port, 9 Quai du Lazaret, 13002 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 91 22 45

  • 'Le Comptoir du Panier'

    10% discount.
    ‘Le comptoir du Panier’ is a shop where you will exclusively find products from Marseille creators clothing, pottery,  jewellery… Graphic designers, stylists and creators live together for your greatest pleasure. There is something for every taste and every price!

    1 Montée des Accoules, 13002 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 91 29 65

  • Le Panier des créateurs

    A perfume diffuseur fish gifted for all purchase over €10.

    Discover a sharp selection of clothes, hats, leather or textile bags, jewellery, wood and ceramic decor… all made exclusively by local creators! A charming boutique facing ‘La Vieille Charité’, in the ‘Panier’ district, discover ceramists with a very personal and colourful universe

    11 Rue Rodillat, 13002 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 91 29 65

  • Official OM football shops

    5% discount or a free flocking for the purchase of an OM jersey (Offers cannot be combined with other promotions/discounts). Sport shop, clothing, souvenirs of the mythical club : Marseille’s Olympique.

  • 'La Maison de la Boule Bleue' (the blue ball house)

    Small gift offered. A family-run  petanque ball company,  the blue balls ‘boules bleues’ of the same name are the only ones to be made in Marseille in the family factory. A unique and picturesque museum-shop dedicated to the history of pétanque and the game of boules.
    4 Place des 13 Cantons, 13002 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 88 44 39 44

  • Les Toiles du Large

    10% discount for the purchase of a bag, accessories and decorations, bags and decorative objects made from recycled  boats sails made in France.
    Voûtes de la Major – 36 Boulevard Jacques Saade, 13002 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 88 64 13 29

  • 'Galeries Lafayette' Marseille Bourse

    10% discount for pass holders (see conditions in shop).

    28 Rue Bir Hakeim, 13001 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 56 82 12

  • 'Printemps' the Terrasses du Port

    10% discount and 12% tax free for pass holders (see conditions in shop).
    9 Quai du Lazaret, 13002 Marseille

  • Les Lunetiers Davso - Jean-François Rey

    25% discount for any purchase of a pair of sunglasses.
    Glasses specialist and high range creators.

    52 Rue Francis Davso, 13001 Marseille
    09 87 30 41 06

  • Marseille Provence Airport

    5  to 10 % discount in the following shops: Relay, Occitane, La Cure Gourmand et Casino
    10% off in  Aelia Duty Free shops
    10% off  in the restaurant ‘Chef en Provence’ (on the floor of Terminal 1).

  • Mc Arthur Glen Provence (Designer Outlet - Le Village des Marques - Miramas)

    10% discount in the participating shops.
    Mas de la Péronne, 13140 Miramas

Discount for activities
  • Les Navettes des Accoules

    Free tastings
    A traditional biscuit in the oldest district of Marseille.
    ‘Navettes José Orsoni’ opens the doors of its biscuit factory to  alllovers of artisanal products: macarons, canistrellis , croquants and of course the navettes.
    68 Rue Caisserie, 13002 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 90 99 42

  • Le Four des Navettes

    Free tasting
    A specialized institution in the orange blossom flavoured navette and endowed with an oven from the 18th century! The orange blossom flavoured navette can be tasted in all of those ways: naturally crispy, slightly warm, or straight out of the oven.
    136 Rue Sainte, 13006 Marseille
    +33 (0)4 91 33 32 12

  • EGO

    15% discount.
    Glacier Coffee Shop, in summer and winter, a good ice cream is always welcome, recommended by Gault & Millau.
    73 Cours Julien, 13006 Marseille
    +33 (0)9 81 71 51 34

Discounts on cultural locations
Official website of Greater Marseille tourism office and convention bureau
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