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What to do in Marseille?
Unmissable activities

Explore Marseille
By train or bus

The Little Train of Marseille offers 2 circuits: "Notre-Dame de la Garde" (stroll along the famous Corniche Kennedy, to then go up towards the basilica) or "Panier" which borrows the small alleys of the old Marseilles district.

With the Marseille Color Büs Bus, get to know Marseille in every detail. This double-decker bus offers 13 stops in different parts of the city. The complete tour lasts around 1 hour 30 minutes, but remember that you can go up or down whenever you want.

Ballads in Tuk-Tuk Unusual visit of Marseille

Opt for an atypical discovery of Marseille! The tuk tuk can hold up to 3 people, with a French or English guide. Several walks are offered, between 1h and 3h, to discover the Quartier du Panier, the Old Port or the seaside, neighborhoods near your family hotel in Marseille city center.

Discover Marseille in unlimited The Marseille City Pass

The most complete way to visit Marseille is to take the city pass! Valid between 24 and 72 hours, you will benefit from unlimited transport, numerous tourist visits (city museum, small train, Chateau d'If ...), tastings or reductions at certain merchants and cultural places. Book it on the Marseille Tourist Office website or directly at the Hotel Carré Vieux Port, your hotel in Marseille.

The Bay of Marseille Creeks

"Marseille Calanques Cruise" offers several formulas: 6 or 12 creeks, Chateau d'If and Marseille Bay or swimming in the heart of the creeks. However, check the weather! For walks, the application, "MES CALANQUES", which can be downloaded to your phones, gives you all the information in real time, offers you different trails depending on the difficulty levels and geolocates you so you don't get lost.

Discovery and relaxation Swimming in the creeks

With the company “Croisières Marseille Calanques”, after a stroll along the harbor of Marseille passing through six sumptuous creeks, you will stop for a swim in the calanque of Sugiton. Don't forget your swimsuit and sunscreen for this unique and essential activity in the region!

And above all, know that the Hotel Carré Vieux Port, family hotel in Marseille, lends you masks, snorkels and fins at the reception. Ask us for your size.

Discover the city in an ecological way The bike

The city of Marseille provides you with bikes, from terminals, which you can borrow with your credit card (first half-hour free then € 1 per hour). The rental instructions are indicated on the terminals. Take your bike, go for a walk, then drop it off at another location! Three terminals are located less than 100m from the Hotel. Before your departure, check availability via the website.

Unusual and practical Segway and Trolib

Supervised by professionals, you will visit the city by Segway! Generally, three circuits are proposed: "the Basket", "the Opera" and "The stopover Borély".

Visit an electric scooter (open from May to November). With family or friends, discover the city and the main tourist places (Vieux-Port, Hôtel de Ville, MuCEM, Major Cathedral, Joliette, Panier).

For football enthusiasts The Stade Vélodrome

After three years of work, the city of Marseille is proud to present its new Vélodrome stadium! Discover the panoramic lounge, the press room, the players' changing rooms, the lawn access tunnel and the edges of the pitch. Ask at the Tourist Office to book your tickets.

For the little ones Fun activities for children

You can book for a treasure hunt or a treasure hunt that will wander through the graffiti of Cours Julien. In addition, the Préau des Accoules welcomes children to share with them, in an innovative way, the culture of our beautiful Marseille. Remember to look at the list of theaters that often offer children's shows. But also, you can opt for a family cooking class.

Explore the harbor of Marseille Boat rental

The Carré Vieux Port hotel, a hotel near the Canebière in Marseille, offers to hire a boat in Marseille from rental professionals with its partner HeyCaptain! Visit their website to find out more. You can take advantage of your visit to Marseille to spend a day aboard a cruise ship like Costa Diadema: private boat tour and lunch on board.

For art lovers Street Art

Passionate about art and graffiti ? This course is for you! Discover the small art galleries and the stories of Marseille Street Art artists. In the Cours Julien district, meet these modern art creators and their works displayed on the city walls. Your hotel near the Canebière in Marseille is located just a 20-minute walk from Cours Julien.

For sportive people Self-service scooters

Since May 2019, several partners have made electric scooters available on the streets of Marseille. Just download the partner application, create a profile, enter your bank details and then scan the barcode on the scooter. That's it, it's your turn now. Be careful, don't underestimate your safety.

Go shopping Hotel near La Canebière

A few steps from the Hotel Carré Vieux Port , is the famous Canebière . Built in the middle of the 17th century , it is today a must-see in Marseille . With its many restaurants , monuments , clothing and accessories shops , and even its many public transport , La Canebière is not to be missed in Marseille. Meet at our hotel near La Canebière to learn more about the history of this pretty avenue .

Meetings for the whole family Family hotel in Marseille

In our family hotel in Marseille , we provide families with a set of services to simplify your stay: cots , high chairs , etc. To keep your whole family occupied during your visit to the Phocaean City, we will be able to give you the right advice . Enjoy with family or friends in our family hotel in Marseille near La Canebière .

Discover the Mediterranean Hotel near cruises in Marseille

Our Hôtel Carré Vieux Port is ideally located in the town near many points of interest and in particular, close to the Old Port and its cruise ships . Every day, many cruise ships leave for the Mediterranean . For a day or a longer stay, discover the Big Blue . Our hotel is ideal for you to rest before your departure to sea .