Colorbüs sur le Vieux-Port de Marseille

City Tours in Marseille

Travel organisers, you will find here information to help you organise your clients’ individual or group stays in Marseille and in Provence.

Little train of Marseille

3 different tours with multilingual commentaries! An unusual and charming way to walk up from the Old Port to the Basilica of Notre-Dame de la Garde, to stroll through the old streets of Le Panier, the oldest district in France, or to visit the island of Frioul.
Privatisation of trains is possible for groups. Train capacity: 60 people
Timetables available at the Tourist office and Convention Bureau.


Circuit 1 : Little train to the Basilica Notre-Dame de la Garde

Departure : 174 Quai du Port, 13002 Marseille (150m away from the Town Hall)
Works all year round. Departures every 20 minutes in the high season.
Commented touristic circuit of 1h15 which passes through the Old Port, the Forts, the Vallon des Auffes, the Corniche seaside road and basilica Notre-Dame de la Garde (stop of 20 minutes or more) with panoramic view of the town.
Individual rates: adult 8€ – child (from 3 to 11 years old): 4€.
Group rates for adults: 7€ and children (from 3 to 11 years old): 3€.

Circuit 2 : Little train of the old Marseille “Le Panier”.

Departure 174 Quai du Port, 13002 Marseille (150m from the Town Hall). Works all year round.
Commented tour of 1h15 through the Panier: the oldest district of Marseille, passing by the Cathedral of the Major, the Hôtel Dieu, and the Vieille Charité monument, the Mucem, Les Terrasses du Port shopping centre (30 min stop in the Panier district and possibility to stop at the Terrasses du Port’s mall).
Individual rates: adult 8€ – child (from 3 to 11 years old): 4€.
Group rates: adult 7 € – child (from 3 to 11 years old): 3€.


Circuit 3: The Frioul Islands

The Marseille’s little train stops on the Frioul islands during the summer season in July and August.
The seaside circuit allows you to discover the Caroline Hospital, a listed building, as well as the Sainte Estève beach located next to Fort Ratonneau, from where you can admire the If Castle  and the harbour of Marseille.

Departure: in front of the landing stage, depending on the sea shuttles.
Duration of the tour : 30 mn approximately

Practical informations

Phone : + 33 (04) 91 25 24 69
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Possibility to privatize littles trains. Train capacity : 60 people.
Schedules available at the Tourist Office and Convention Bureau

Colorbüs Marseille – Hop on Hop off

A visit of Marseille by open-air bus with 2 lines and 25 stops available.

> Red line: 14 stops: the heart of Marseille and the must-see places.
-under 3 years old: free / 4 to 13 years old: 8 euros / Adults: 19 euros

> Blue line: Marseille between land and sea
-3 years old free / 4 to 13 years old : 8 euros / Adults : 15 euros

> 2-line pass: 24 euros valid for 2 consecutive days

> Family pass (2 adults + 2 children): 58 euros valid for 2 consecutive days.

Map of the lines here

Practical informations

Mail : 
+33 (0)4 91 52 89 39

More informations here