The oldest city in France, Marseille is a vibrant and historic port city located in the French region of Provence. With old squares, charming streets and rejuvenated neighbourhoods, Marseille is known for its rich cultural and artistic heritage. Walk around the old harbour, Vieux-Port de Marseille which has been the cultural hub of the city for centuries, or admire the views from Notre-Dame de la Garde, the hilltop Catholic basilica famous for its distinctive silhouette. From beautiful beaches to inventive museums, Marseille blends ancient charm with natural beauty and glamour and makes a fantastic cruise destination.
Things to do in Marseille
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde
Built in the 19th century on a hill overlooking the city, visit the basilica that is dedicated to the Virgin Mary and known for tis distinctive architecture.
Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations
Opened in 2013, discover the museum's collection of artefacts and artworks that reflect the cultural and historic connections between the Mediterranean.
The Old Port of Marseille
Also known as Vieux-Port de Marseille, explore the historic port located in the heart of the city that has been a commercial and cultural hub for centuries.
Explore the oldest neighbourhood in Marseille, here you'll find narrow streets, colourful houses and a bohemian atmosphere.
Popular cruise lines for Marseille cruises
With world-class entertainment and incredible facilities, you'll have a spectacular time on a cruise with MSC Cruises.
With gourmet cuisine and amazing facilities, you'll enjoy every moment on a cruise with Princess Cruises.
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