MARSEILLE, PORT OF PROVENCE: 1.6M CRUISE PASSENGERS
With 1,6M cruise passengers in 2016, Marseille Provence benefits from excellent port facilities and good international air, rail and road access.
With almost 30 international Cies present in our port for transit or turn around calls, Marseille Provence is a safe and efficient hub for cruise industry.
With 5 sites listed UNESCO World Heritage, Marseille Provence has a rich cultural and historical heritage of a wide variety; a popular year-round destination that offers a myriad shore tours for cruise ship passengers; the gateway to a unique experience and the chance to discover the charming region of Provence with its picture-postcard scenery and extraordinary Provençal towns at less than 1 hour drive from Marseille: Aix-en-Provence, Arles, Aubagne, Avignon, Cassis, La Ciotat.
Many assets to discover that deserve to extend one stay before or after the cruise. Exciting excursions await you!