Top Things to Do in Marseille, France in 48 Hours

Top Things to Do in Marseille, France in 48 Hours, Marseille, France (B)

Looking for top things to do in Marseille, France? The city is a melting pot of culture, a gastronomy delight, sprouting with museums and is going through a complete makeover. Here’s our complete guide on best things to do in Marseille and how to spend 48 hours in this beautiful coastal French city.

Founded in 600 BC, Marseille is one of the oldest cities not only in France, but in entire Europe. Ever since then, Marseille has had many immigrants from across Mediterranean.

Given its prime geographical location in French Riviera and proximity to other cities in France, Marseille is still NOT one of the most visited city in France. Marseille’s reputation has changed over years. From being associated with drugs and crime to becoming European Capital of Culture in 2013, Marseille has come a long way.

Today, Marseille is one of the biggest city in Mediterranean, capital of Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, and one of the busiest ports in Mediterranean. Which is why, Marseille is becoming a cosmopolitan melting pot with varied cultures, attracting immigrants from rest of the world over many decades. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Top Things to Do in Marseille, France in 48 Hours
Guide Location: France » Marseille
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Anuradha Srinath
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Vieux Port
  • Cours Julien
  • Notre Dame De La Garde
  • Château d’If
  • La Panier
  • La Corniche
  • Musée d’histoire de Marseille
  • Musee d’archéologie Mediterraneenne
  • Musée des Beaux-Arts, Marseille
  • Musée des Civilisations de l’Europe et de la Méditerranée 
  • Muséum d’histoire Naturelle de Marseille
  • Cathédrale La Major
  • Mikala, 102 Cours Julian
  • Green Love, 22 Boulevard Louis Salvator
  • Café l’Écomotive, 2 Place des Marseillaises
  • Le Balagan, 99 Rue du Rouet
  • Why Not Us Coffee, 6 Rue de Lodi
  • JuicyFruitea, 1 Rue Brémond
  • La Repaire, 4 Rue de l’Arène
  • Amorino, 4 Avenue Victor Hugo
  • Hôtel Maison Montgrand – Vieux Port
  • Hotel le Corbusier
  • Grand Hotel Beauvau Marseille Vieux Port – MGallery
  • Golden Tulip Marseille Euromed
  • ibis budget Marseille Vieux Port
  • Hôtel 96
  • Les Bords De Mer
  • Grand Hotel Beauvau Marseille Vieux Port – MGallery
  • nhow Marseille
  • Sofitel Marseille Vieux-Port