The second biggest city in France after Paris, Marseille is a well known major harbor along the stunning Mediterranean coastline. One of the most historic, popular and attractive cities in the country, Marseille features several gorgeous sun-bathed sandy beaches lined along with cornices and a whole lot of coastal attractions.
With busy bazaars and street markets especially around the Old Port areas, Marseille offers plenty of fun-filled activities for the holiday makers. A great place to explore the beauty of the Mediterranean Sea, delightful Marseille offers a wide range of pleasure boats to facilitate your adventure.
Marseille is listed as a major centre of art and history. The city has many museums and galleries and there are many ancient buildings and churches of historical interest. Most of the attractions of Marseille (including shopping areas) are located in the 1st, 2nd, 6th and 7th arrondissements.