Enjoy this private tour with your own chauffeur/guide in english and get to know Marseille from the eyes of a local. You will be driven around the city´s most important landmarks and enjoy while your driver/guide tells you the secrets of this wonderful city.
We will pick you up from your hotel or place of your choice (hotel, cruise port, airport or apartment) and take you on this private tour through Marseille. Please let us know in advance, we can arrange pick ups from the surrounding areas.
We will help you organize your completely personalized and unique experience in Marseille. Your driver/guide will be with you the whole way, from pick up to drop off, telling you the history and showing you the top spots of the city.
Most important sites & Monuments in this private tour
With this private tour you will get to know the top places of Marseille. You will go through La Canebiére, a beautiful boulevard that goes from the port, til the Reformés quarter. It has a length of 1 kilometer, and it was made in 1666, by the king Louis XIV, with the aim of expanding the city.
You will get to know the old town of Marseille, including its old port. Both places had to be rebuilded after the Second World War. You will see the Vieille Charité, an enormous building designed by Pierre Puget, initially constructed to be used as a refugee place for rural immigrants.
When the new port was builded, they found the old Roman ports from thousand of years ago. Due to this discover, a museum with stuff from the Roman times has been opened, Musée des Docks Romains (if you are interested in visiting the museum, don’t hesitate to contact us so we can arrange tickets).
You will also visit the Major Cathedral, builded in 1893 next to the ancient cathedral, builded in the XIth Century. And of course, we can arrange visits to other sports that you are particularly interested in Marseille.
When the time is finished, your drive/guide in english will take you back to the place where the tour started (or let us know beforehand if you need a drop off somewhere else).
We can arrange the exact duration of the experience to fit your own needs. However this option of tour has a length of 4 hours, please don´t hesitate in contacting if you want a longer tour.
City of Marseille
Marseille is the oldest city in the whole country. It was founded 2600 years ago by the greeks that arrived from Focea. Is the second city with most inhabitants in the whole country with 900.000 people, after Paris.
It offers, in average, 300 sunny days a year. It has wonderful beaches in the surroundings, like the national park des calanques.
Due to its high cultural offer, and because it has been occupied by around 26 different cultures since the city exists, in 2013 it has been proclaimed as the Cultural Capital of Europe.
Our Private Tours & Experiences at Tour Travel & More
Tour Travel & More offers private custom tours for families, group of friends or even incentives. We adapt our tours to fit your own personal needs. We also understand each customers needs while on holiday and we do everything possible to make your stay and experience unforgettable. All our vehicles are private luxury vehicles, mini buses, and buses. Our guides are in any case private official tour guide, licensed and all have great knowledge to make your experience memorable. We have official guides in a large number of languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch, Chinese, Russian, Japanese, German, Greek, & Portuguese amongst others.