Marseilles, about 30km, is worth a visit during your stay at the Ceyreste campsite. It is the largest port in France, created by the Greeks around 600 BC under the name of Massilia.
Founded in 600 BC by Greek sailors from Phocaea, Marseille is the second largest city and first port in France, it was at the time of the colonies France’s gateway to the Mediterranean. The city of Marseille remains today a capital of Southern Europe generous and cosmopolitan with its accent, its picturesque old port, its bouillabaisse… Walk around the basket district. We will see one of the most beautiful buildings in Marseille dating from the 18th century, the old charity hospice, the old charity which is now the museum of Mediterranean Archaeology.
La canebière and the streets adjacent from the old port with its terraces are the most important commercial districts in Marseille. To have one of the most beautiful panoramic views, climb from the old port through the small streets to Notre dame de la garde.
To visit in Marseille from the campsite
During your stay at the campsite, Marseille represents a must-see tourist stopover. Many discoveries await you there, the city of Marseille always succeeds in seducing holidaymakers. This Provençal destination, which combines culture, tradition and history, attracts millions of visitors every year. Dive into the heart of the Marseille atmosphere and discover its wonders:
La Cathédrale de la Major : located on Place de la Major, this building is one of the most popular tourist attractions. To visit during your campsite holiday in Marseille La vieille charité: Located in the Basket district, this historic building is now a multi-cultural structure in the city of Marseille. Notre Dame de la Garde (19th century basilica), patron saint of sailors from Marseille, 162m above the sea Le Jardin des Vestiges, the Marseille History Museum Le Palais Longchamp, Pharo Les Iles du Frioul with the IF castle, offer a beautiful view of the Phocaean city The wild creeks of Marseille, on 20km of coastline to Cassis The New Velodrome Stadium, one of the largest sports grounds in France, hosting the Olympique de Marseille
Stay near Marseille in campsite
Eager to discover the chef lieu des Bouches du Rhône, Marseille? Choose the campsite of Ceyreste based in La Ciotat as a pied à terre for Marseille tourism, only 35 km from the 2nd largest French city with its 850000 inhabitants, also called Phocaean city or the gateway to the world! You will stay in an establishment 2-star campsite, suitable for family holidays, with easy access to Marseille, either in traditional campsite sites or in mobile homes and bungalows rental according to your desires, your budget and the configuration of your holiday group.
How to get to Marseille from the campsite?
Campsite de ceyreste is located only about thirty kilometers from Marseille. Several itineraries are possible to get to this city on the French Riviera. Bus lines are also available for campers who do not have a car during their holidays at the campsite near Marseille.
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