Provence (Marseille)

France

Cruises To Marseille

Located on the Mediterranean coast, Marseille is the oldest city in France and was founded in 600 BC. Among the many terracotta-roofed buildings lies many intriguing sights including the Cathedral of Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde. Other places well worth visiting are the city of Avignon and the quaint villages of Le Baux & Aix en Provence. Explore more of Marseille on a European cruise!

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of Marseille
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    CET (Central Europe Time)
    UTC/GMT +2 hours
  • Language
    The local language is French. Say "excuse me, where are the bathrooms?" in French: "excusez -moi O sont les toilettes?
  • Currency & Shopping
    European Currency (EUR).
    Baked goods, luxury designer clothing, jewellery and souvenirs.

Marseille TOP EXCURSIONS

A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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Marseille City Highlights & Avignon

What are the names of the two fortresses that guard the entrance to Marseille? Saint John and Saint Nicholas. Discover t...

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Avignon, Palace of the Popes & Les Baux

"There we dance, there we dance." Words from a nursery rhyme about Avignon describe how memories of your day spent wande...

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A Day In Provence – Gordes & Roussillon

Imagine houses made of beige stone tucked in tight against the cliffs. Now imagine seeing the stone glow a beautiful ora...

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Avignon & Aix en Provence

Fall in love with Avignon, the city of the Popes. During your leisure time, wander among its shops or enjoy lunch at a q...

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Featured Marseille CRUISE ITINERARIES

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A postcard-perfect view of colourful Sardinia, Italy.

10-Day Western Mediterranean from Civitavecchia

Wake up in a new European city every day. | Marvel at works of art at the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City.
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PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Rome (Civitavecchia) (Italy);
Florence/Pisa (Livorno) (Italy); Cannes (France); Provence (Marseille) (France); Barcelona (Spain); Palma (Majorca); Cagliari (Sardinia); Valletta (Malta); Messina (Sicily) (Italy); Naples (Italy);
DISEMBARK Rome (Civitavecchia) (Italy);
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Behold St. Peter's Basilica along the Tiber.

11-Day Mediterranean from Rome (Civitavecchia)

Explore 11 European cities along the Mediterranean shores.  | Europe's Leading Cruise Line by World Travel Awards.
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PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Rome (Civitavecchia) (Italy);
Naples (Italy); Messina (Sicily) (Italy); Valletta (Malta); Cagliari (Sardinia); Granada (Malaga) (Spain); Almeria (Spain); Valencia (Spain); Palma (Majorca); Provence (Marseille) (France);
DISEMBARK Barcelona (Spain);
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Wake up to the stunningly blue Adriatic Sea.

12-Day Italy & Greek Isles from Venice

Itinerary includes 12 key port cities with only one day at sea! | You’re golden in Katakolon, Greece - origin of the Olympic Games.
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PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Venice (Italy);
Kotor (Montenegro); Dubrovnik (Croatia); Corfu (Greece); Santorini (Greece); Athens (Piraeus) (Greece); Mykonos (Greece); Naples (Italy); Rome (Civitavecchia) (Italy); Florence/Pisa (Livorno) (Italy); Provence (Marseille) (France);
DISEMBARK Barcelona (Spain);
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