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Route des Cretes La Ciotat Cassis

13260, France
+33 892 39 01 03
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Breathtaking tour!

While coming from Cassis we took the Route des Cretes to return home. The route is not always... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Astrid D
Beautiful Clifftop Drive

If you have a car, this is a great place to come to escape the crowds of Cassis and see the Med... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While coming from Cassis we took the Route des Cretes to return home. The route is not always accessible due to possible heavy winds. The winding and turning road provide some scary moments for some of us but the views were breathtaking! Plenty of opportunities...More

Thank Astrid D
Reviewed 26 July 2017

If you have a car, this is a great place to come to escape the crowds of Cassis and see the Med from a different angle. There are tons of parking areas with scenic viewpoints, and a few where you can take a short hike...More

Thank o_hughmanatee
Reviewed 12 July 2017

If you find yourself in Cassis with a car, it would be a huge mistake to not drive along this costal route. There are many parking areas where you can pull over and take in the gorgeous views. Absolutely breathtaking!

Thank Lauren T
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Best view from above. Thanks to Matthew from Tylene tours, brought us here, and thanks to Greg from Tylene Tours, he s the one who suggested me. The view from this point was so amazing.. how great is our God...

Thank pingdussy
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Cotes D'Azur coatal drive right along the Mediterranean with breathtaking views and hairpin turns. A jaw dropping site around every bend, two- way traffic and busses hold onto your hats.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 7 June 2017

It's an amazing road, superb views, and lots of options to stop on the way and take pictures. We drove this route during a week day in May during nice weather. It was very quiet along the route. The inclines are steep in some places....More

Thank Ernst D
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A 9 mile narrow road with numerous hairpin bends climbing from sea level at La Ciotat to 1293 feet at the amazing viewpoint at Cap Canaille (not to be missed) with views over Cassis, the sea and boats, and back down to sea level at...More

Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is a setting of stunning natural beauty however thieves continue to operate in the parking areas. Our car was parked close to the road and within the 15 minutes we were admiring the view, thieves had smashed a window and taken our belongings. If...More

7  Thank 5220Cedar
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Totally worth the extra miles if you decide not to take the highway to Marseille/ Toulon. Beautiful views and you can stop along the way to take pictures and enjoy the fresh still hot air (we were there in October and the weather was beautiful)....More

Thank AnaScarlet
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A wonderful trip with stops for fantastic wiev of the Mediterranian sea and islands. The route is closed during windy days.Ttake enough time for this trip,so you can enjoy the scenery and also the driving.

Thank kucerovajana
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katemwilliamson
6 April 2017|
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Response from AnaScarlet | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it can be done, but I would not do it. The road is quite narrow and drivers must pay attention to traffic coming from the opposite direction. It won't be as relaxing as driving a small car, although even that requires... More
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Goolwa19
26 July 2015|
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Of course you can, and you will see some beautiful landscape ! Just take good walking shoes. Sorry for bad english : french guy answer ...
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