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Cassis ancient fishing port, Calanques & spectacular Cap Canaille private tour provided by OohProvence

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Cassis ancient fishing port, Calanques & spectacular Cap Canaille private tour

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Cassis pebbly beaches, calanques, limestone cliffs and driving the spectacular scenic Route des Crêtes along the clifftops to Cap Canaille. Cassis discovery - the magic begins to works its wonders when we leave Marseille climbing up over the steep hillsides & tiny roads taking us to the picturesque fishing village of Cassis. The road bends its way between vineyards & pine woods. The charm of Cassis shows itself as you explore little alleyways & squares edged with colourful fishermen's houses. Cassis marks everyone's mind as they discover the harbour for the first time, the boats & welcoming café terraces. The drive between Marseille and Cassis is a spectacular one. Following the clifftop road - Route des Crêtes to Cap Canaille, towering cliffs reach a height of 394 meters. This winding road connects La Ciotat to Cassis, offering spectacular views and an exceptional panorama over La Ciotat's bay & Ile Verte beyond. Ahead, the vast massif of the Calanques towers over the sea.
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  • 1
    Port de Cassis
    Stop: 3 hours -
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  • 2
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Route des Cretes
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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Departure Point
Gare d'Avignon TGV, 84000 Avignon, France AIX-EN-PROVENCE - Gare TGV, 13290 Aix-en-Provence, France
7h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • We include a stop for lunch and happy to make suggestions and reservations in advance.
  • Boat trip to visit the Calanques
  • Entry/Admission - Calanques
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Traceybm wrote a review Sep 2019
Auckland Central, New Zealand26 contributions19 helpful votes
We had the pleasure of spending 2 full days with Chris and all 10 of us loved it. We went to Cassis and Marseille on one day and 4 villages of the Luberon on the 2nd. Chris was just fantastic. He adapted to us very quickly with a very relaxed, likeable style. His knowledge was
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Date of experience: September 2019
Response from oohprovence, Owner at Cassis ancient fishing port, Calanques & spectacular Cap Canaille private tour
Responded 27 Sep 2019
Hi Tracey, I too enjoyed my two days spent with you and your group - It was super fun and thank you for your review. It was my pleasure and now I too have a reason to come visit New Zealand! Thank you again and please, please, please come back again. Christopher oohProvence
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Dana O wrote a review Aug 2019
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We had a great experience touring Cassis with Christopher Curtis. We found him on the site Tours by Locals. Christopher met us at port as we disembarked from our cruise ship. We had a group of 14 with a mix of adults, teenagers, and children. Christopher had a clean, air
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Date of experience: July 2019
Response from oohprovence, Owner at Cassis ancient fishing port, Calanques & spectacular Cap Canaille private tour
Responded 4 Aug 2019
Thank you so much for reviewing our tours here on TripAdvisor. It was a great pleasure to meet you and all your family and to have the opportunity to show you a little bit of what makes this region so special. Cassis and the coast around is spectacular and I hope the photographs sent to you will serve as a nice souvenir of your visit. Hope to have the opportunity to welcome you all back again sometime in the future. Christopher OohProvence
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  • Duration: 7h 30m
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