Tours in Marseille
It always smells of the sea and fresh fish onpiers sharply scream at each other gulls, and the restaurant serves the best bouillabaisse in the world, in which there is no falsehood drops. His proclaimed cultural capital of Europe, after it was given the name of an asteroid and named the country's national anthem, it was and remains the largest port of the Old World - beautiful and so different Marseille. Going to France advanced tourists know that Paris is not a single bit shall be satisfied with their unquenchable thirst to change places. This tour in Marseille could become the most vivid and memorable impression in the country of lavender and high fashion.
History and geography
With the advent of Marseille on the world map connecteda beautiful legend about the love of the king's daughter, and a simple Greek. It fokeyskie Greek tribes founded the city for six centuries BC. Named Marseilles, he gradually became a thriving port and successfully traded with many countries of the Mediterranean. Crusades greatly increased the role of Marseilles, entered in the XV century in the kingdom.
It is the largest port in the south of Franceseveral coastal hills. Its coast is indented with rocky coves and quiet beaches where you can go diving and rock climbing, sailing, and just soak up the sun at your pleasure.
Briefly about the importance
- During the summer season from Moscow to Marseille flycharter flights, and in the remaining months here you can reach the inner edge of Paris or international - from other European capitals. Participants tours in Marseille arrive in the southern port and on trains from Paris airport. Travel time - 3.5 hours.
- The climate in the city of classic Mediterranean. Mild winter short snow sometimes happy, but mostly the weather does not permit a strong decrease in temperature. For characteristic 10 January, and for July - 35 is also not uncommon. The best time for tours in Marseille - April-May and October, when the warm weather allows you to walk comfortably, and rainfall will not prevent the implementation of the plan.
- More than two dozen subway stations Marseillelocated in close proximity to the city's major attractions. No less popular among the citizens and residents enjoy the shuttle.
- Fans of folk holidays and festivals cantimed tours in Marseille to the conduct of any of them. In September, it hosts the Festival of Contemporary Dance, followed by - "South fiesta" and "Bazaar". In April, viewers enjoy the concerts in the festival "Sacred Music", and in July - competitions on the water.