Free tour

Free tour discover Le Panier and the ports of Marseille

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: Spanish, French
Guru: Colin
Registered on November 23, 2022

Hello! I'm Colin and I'm excited to share my knowledge and experience about Marseille with you. I have been living here for six years and I have discovered a wonderful and interesting city in historical, cultural and human terms. Let's discover it together with passion!

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

By choosing this tour, you will follow in the footsteps of the Marseille sailors caught in negotiations with the terrible Gauls of Liguria, those of the Marseillais the Provençal rebels, those of Marseille the cursed carried away by the Sun King to dockers everywhere. around the world to flee poverty and persecution.

Marseille is the city of a hundred faces , which belongs to no one and everyone, a city-world, a true Gateway to the South as Albert Londres put it well.

Come and immerse yourself in the incredible history of the oldest city in France !

The tour starts at the old port of Marseille (in front of the gate of the museum of the history of Marseille) and then heads towards the old port , take rue de la République to go up to Le Panier, the famous oldest neighborhood of Marseille and France . Then we will go to the cathedral of the major to discover the port of La Joliette and the MUCEM.

As we explore together , feel free to ask me any questions and learn about my culture and personal experiences. I'll also reveal some of the city's best-kept secrets that even some of the locals don't know about.
I am excited to make your visit to my city unforgettable!

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    2 Rue Henri Barbusse, 13001 Marseille...
    2 Rue Henri Barbusse, 13001 Marseille, France
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    In front of the door of the Marseille History Museum (next to the model). 2 Rue Henri Barbusse, 13001 Marseille I will have an umbrella.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Museum of History of the City of Marseille
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Old Port of Marseille
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Rue de la Republique
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Le Panier
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Cathedrale La Major
  • 6
    Outside visit
    La Joliette
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Mucem - Musée des civilizations de l'Europe et de la Méditerranée

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Lluis 15 May 2023

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Travelled in group - May 2023
Fue un guia exelente, y muy amable. Sabia muy bien la historia de Marsella. Recomendable 100% Gracias por todo!
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.