Electric Bike Tour To The Calanques From Marseille

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Duration: 7 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    9:45am Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Theâtre La Criée
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Spend a day riding along the breathtaking Mediterranean coast on this electric bike tour from Marseille. Pedal with ease to the citys southern outskirts and down to the regions famous calanques, dubbed the fjords of the French Riviera. Pause at picturesque seaside villages to swim, have lunch. Visit Vallon des Auffes, Les Goudes, Callelongue Cove and more, and end back in Marseille to visit Basilique Notre Dame de la Garde, overlooking the colorful Old Port.

Highlights

  • Cycle the city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
  • Led by a local guide
  • Small-group tour

Know More about this tour

Meet at the Old port in central Marseille in the morning. Receive a safety orientation from your guide and get fitted with your easy-to-use electric bike, which has a motor as well as pedals, letting you cover more ground with less effort.
Following your guide, cruise along the Mediterranean coast to the picturesque little fishing port of Vallon des auffes, and along the Corniche Kennedy to Prado Beach and Madrague Montredon. Continue south to the pretty port village of Les Goudes, where youll have a rest stop. Purchase lunch to eat on your own, or enjoy a set meal at a local restaurant (payable directly to your guide; see Itinerary for a sample menu).
Enjoy one last glimpse of the Marseille skyline. Loop around the bend to the calanques, where the landscapes become wildly beautiful. These series of striking limestone rock formations and turquoise coves and inlets are dubbed the fjords of the French Riviera.
Park your bike again at La Plage de la Maronnaise (Maronnaise Beach) to swim in the crystal-clear waters.Continue to Callelongue Cove before turning around and cruising back up along the coast.
Soak up the greenery of Parc Borly or Campagne Pastr, two public parks, before arriving in the heart of the city. Visit Basilica Notre Dame of the Garde, the iconic church that overlooks the Old port. From the hill's summit, enjoy sweeping views of Marseille's rooftops and the Mediterranean beyond. Your tour ends back at the starting point.

Itinerary:

Sample Menu:
Main course (choice of one):
  • Fried squid with garlic
  • Mussels
  • Pizza
Dessert:
  • Handmade dessert
Drinks:
  • Still or carbonated water

Inclusions

  • Local guide
  • Use of an electric bicycle
  • Use of helmet and yellow jacket
  • Entrance to Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability

The cycle is approximately 22 miles long (35km)

Minimum age is 4 years

Children aged 10 can ride in a trailer attached to an adult's bike

Children aged 12 years and over can ride their own bike

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions

Please bring your own towel and sunscreen

There are no lifeguards present on the beaches

There are no cabins to change clothes on the beaches

Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

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