We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Marseille Shore Excursion: Half Day Tour of Marseille by Electric Bike

  • 4-hour electric bike tour of Marseille
  • Take in top Marseille attractions including Notre Dame de la Garde basilica and the Palais du Pharo
  • Spin with ease along the pretty Corniche Kennedy with a guide
Marseille Shore Excursion: Half Day Tour of Marseille by Electric Bike
From US$ 66.58
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
Marseille Shore Excursion: Half Day Tour of Marseille by Electric Bike
US$ 66.58
Spend your time in port in Marseille exploring with ease by electric bike on this 4-hour cycling tour. Spin through the city streets with a guide, and discover top attractions such as Notre Dame de la Garde basilica and the Palais du Pharo. Enjoy panoramic French Riviera views along the pretty Corniche Kennedy, and visit traditional ports including the Vallon des Auffes. Along the way, explore the ancient Panier neighborhood and new Joliette district, and gain insight into centuries of centuries of rich maritime history.
What to Expect
When your cruise ship docks in Marseille, meet your guide at the cruise terminal between 9:30am and 10:40am. Then, transfer to the Marseille port and hop onto your electric bicycle to begin your 4-hour cycling tour.

Spin through the city streets and take in top attractions including the Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations, the old port, and the Palais du Pharo — built in 1858 by Napoleon III. Explore the Vallon des Auffes — a traditional port outside the city — and listen as your guide sheds light on Marseille’s rich history.

Cycle along the Corniche Kennedy — widely considered among the most beautiful roads in Marseille — and stop along the way for panoramic coastal views. With your electric bike to help with the hills, you need much less peddle power to get around.

Visit the Notre Dame de la Garde basilica and gaze out over the rooftops of Marseille from your vantage point on the high hillside. Then, delve into diverse neighborhoods including the historic Panier district and the newer Joliette district — once an industrial hub.

When your 4-hour cycling tour comes to an end, drop your bike off and return to the cruise terminal to conclude your ride.

Worry-free Shore Excursion:
We will ensure your timely return to the Marseille port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Reviews (38)
1 - 5 of 11 reviews
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile
Best Excursion For Marseille

I can’t say enough great things about this tour — our guide, Ammon, was so kind and helpful; the bikes were very easy to ride — even uphill; the scenery was to die for and it is a great way to see and enjoy all...More

1  Thank Heba M
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile
Great excursion

This is the best way to see Marseillle if you can ride a bike! You will be spoiled with the electric battery. What a smooth transition. It was so refreshing to do an interactive tour like this. Another great experience!

Thank Joyce F
Reviewed 21 August 2018
Great tour of Marseille

We had a fantastic time with Lara our guide. The bikes were fun to ride especially up hill!!! Lara gave us a great tour of the city - most informative. Would recommend this to anyone. Met and returned to port as on Symphony of the...More

Thank sarahfreuchen
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile
Fantastic tour, one of our best days!

We booked an e-bike tour for 6 while on a Royal Caribbean Cruise of the Mediterranean in our port stop of Marseilles and it was absolutely fantastic. We were picked up at the boat and shuttled about 5 minutes away to the bike center. From...More

Thank bd4vols
Reviewed 27 June 2018
Unique way to see the sights!

We booked this as a trip off the cruise ship and we were met by Julien promptly in the cruise terminal. We were joined by an American family who we also enjoyed spending time with. After a short safety briefing we were off and saw...More

Thank ChrisWigan312
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
6 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Heba M | Reviewed this property |
You don’t need any money to enter sites as they were all scenic but there are a lot of shopping areas including the gift shops at the churches - everyone takes credit cards which offer better exchange rates than the bank... More
11 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jennifer E | Reviewed this property |
The tour definitely includes plenty of rest stops and the tour guide was wealth of information at each stop. The bike requires pedaling to generate power. The power assist makes the work much easier, though.