You will see all the city from the highest point in Marseille.
Placed on the hill, Basilica Notre-Dame de la Garde is seen from any part of the city.
How to do?
1. Climb up the hill. It will be the most difficult part of this quest, cause the hill is pretty high.
2. Examine the basilica — the most-visited Marseille's sight.
3. Climb the roof and look at the city.
Where to do?
Notre-Dame de la Garde
The Basilica Notre-Dame de la Garde is located on the highest part of Marseille and became the most-visited sight in the city.3
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Climb to the St. Mary's Lighthouse
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Buy Marseille soap
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An ancient French legend says that this fish soup goddess Aphrodite prepared to her lover in order to give him strength and energy for the whole day.2
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