Join us to explore this wonderful city aged of 2.600 years on a two hours walking tour through which we will get on an exciting journey. Starting with the beautiful old port, a natural cove and the birthplace of the city, this is where it all began! Then we will enter the oldest neighberhood in France. « Le Panier » visiting its monuments, going through the new Hotel Dieu, which opened for the event « Marseille Provence 2013 » during which Marseille was the european capital of culture. Then, we will take the "Montée des Acoules" in order to get to the Panier district culminating our tour just two steps away from the Mucem, new icon of Marseille. The museum of the civilizations of Europe and the Mediterranean is one of the most visited places in Marseille thanks to its modern architecture linked to the Fort St. John, which host beautiful exhibitions as well. This walk will help us assiste to the change and modernization taking place in Marseille since the last few years.
Instructions to find your guide: At the exit "Vieux Port" of the metro 1, under the mirror canopy, next to the water. The guide will be there with a light blue umbrella.
Day and Time of departure: Every day at 10am
Duration hr: 2
Highlights: Old Port, Greek ruins, Le Panier historic neighborhood, Mucem, Fort Saint Jean
Time of experience : Day