Fantastic fun – Wonderful! everyone should experience it because there is no words to explain &our guide was very good educative fun co-operative.
Aix en Provence Visit & Cassis Village
Discover the Magic Aix en Provence & Cassis Village
Enjoy a guided tour of Aix en Provence historical city center
Admire the natural beauty of the local creeks
Enjoy a stunning view from the highest sea cliff in Europe
English speaking driver/guide
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€86 per person
Approximately 6 hours
Shared full-day sightseeing tour
Minimum 2 people, maximum 8
Larger groups please contact us
Pick-up and drop-off at Marseille
- English-speaking qualified guide/driver
- Travel in recent, fully equipped minivans
- Small group option – maximum 8 passengers per group
- Free WiFi access on board
- Bottled water in the vehicles
- Entrance fees or tasting fees unless mentioned
- Personal insurance & expenses
- Gratuities for the driver/guide
On this full day small group tour departing from Marseille, reach Aix en Provence and Cassis village where you will have the option to join a boat ride. In the morning we will come and pick you up at a centrally located meeting point in Marseille. Meet your English speaking knowledgeable guide who will go over the itinerary and program of this full day sightseeing tour with you. Then, board your comfortable air conditioned minivan and begin your full day tour in direction of the town of Aix en Provence.
Aix en Provence
Reach the beautiful town of Aix en Provence. First, enjoy a guided tour of Aix en Provence historical city center and marvel at its large boulevards or narrow streets. Take in the history and culture of the town as you follow the footsteps of famous painter Cézanne or discover unique fountains and small squares. There is also a typical Provence market that a visit to comes highly recommended this tour. After the visit of Aix en Provence, to explore its narrow streets filled with history, provencal market, town hall square, fountains and cathedral Saint Sauveur, walking in the path of Cezanne.
Cassis village visit
Arrive in Cassis and discover this cute small fishing port as well as the calanques listed by Unesco as a world heritage national park. The land & sea area is known for its white cliffs and crystal clear waters. Then reach the highest sea cliff in Europe that is named Cape Canaille where you will enjoy a stunning view over the bay. Enjoy some free time for personal discovery, relax on the beach or why not enjoy a boat trip, that makes for a great tour, for a 45-minute cruise (optional – tickets can be booked during the online booking process) so as to admire stunning panoramic views, as well as the natural beauty of the surrounding creeks.
After Cassis we will return to Marseille where you will certainly spot the Notre Dame de La Garde Basilica, Fort Saint Jean as you tour Marseille to reach our final point. Upon arrival, this will be the end of our services.
Good to Know
- English speaking tour
- Minimum number of 2 participants applies
- Prices are per person
- Tour is not wheelchair accessible
- Our standard cancellation policy applies to this tour
Very informative and relaxed tour – Our guide was great and gave us ample time to tour and relax. She was very knowledgeable and stayed on time.
Efficient and knowledgeable – Friendly, knowledgeable and efficiently organised. We loved the fact that Alain, our guide, was as excited about visiting the estates as we were. We have used them twice already and will certainly do so again.
Loved every minute of it! – We had a wonderful guide Delphine. She took very good care of us! It was great!
The Ophorus Difference
Contagious Enthusiasm – ‘We had the most terrific guide! Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic’ – Virginia B. (Delaware, US)
Flexibility – ‘The guides really took an interest in what WE wanted to do’ Paul C. (UK)
Area Locals – ‘He was so much more than a driver. He really added local color and local flavor.’ Daniel W. (Georgia, US)
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