Cruise Port Guides: Marseille France

Cruise Port Guides: Marseille France - Lucy Williams Global

Cruise Port Guides: Marseille France

Here in the cruise port guides: Marseille France is what to see and do in the cruise port of Marseille, France.

The cruise port of Marseille is located in the South of France and is usually a port on a Mediterranean cruise.

The cruise ship terminal is quite far from the city centre and you would need to take the shuttle or taxi.

Inside the cruise terminal, there are some market stalls to buy souvenirs.

Marseille France - Lucy Williams Global

WHAT TO DO IN THE CRUISE PORT OF MARSEILLE IN FRANCE

The cruise port of Marseille is a beautiful city to walk around with lovely shops, restaurants and bars.

The other points of interest are visiting neighbouring cities of Aix en Provence, Avignon, Arles, Roussillon, Lourmarin or Les Baux de Provence.

The best way to see the sights inside Marseille and in the neighbouring towns is by going on a tour.

 Aix-en-Provence France - Lucy Williams Global

Aix en Provence

I went to Aix en Provence for a half-day tour which 30 minutes away from Marseille.

The medieval city was absolutely gorgeous with lots of greenery, lively squares with cafes, water fountains and colourful architecture.

We were on a walking tour and visted the cathedral and walked the streets of this stunning town.

There were lovely shops selling lavender and sweets. The speciality to buy there are the Calissons D’Aix which are almond-shaped made from a paste of candied fruit and ground almonds with a thin layer of icing on the top.

Aix-en-Provence France - Lucy Williams Global

ESSENTIAL INFO

  • Weather: May to September 20*C – 30*C
  • Language: French
  • Currency: Euro
  • What to wear: Comfortable flat shoes as the streets are cobblestones
Cathedral Aix-en-Provence France - Lucy Williams Global

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I hope this article has given you lots of ideas for your next cruise that includes the port of Marseille in France.

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