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Basilique Notre Dame de la Garde

Rue Fort-du-Sanctuaire, 13281 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 13 40 80
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Rue Fort-du-Sanctuaire, 13281 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 13 40 80
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Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Worth visiting and see the architecture! The view us magnificent and it is a must seeing in marseille!

1  Thank DASTAM
Reviewed 11 December 2015

This Basilique is up on a hill so it demands some walking. The view from the top is so great, you can see the entire town and the Mediterranean. The church is nothing special, another catholic place with Maria statues and all that. The main...More

1  Thank SuffeliFI
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

Not bad place for this and that. Many things to see. Bring water and wine. Bread, cheese, olive oil and fresh basil for lunch.

1  Thank Jason c
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Even if you're burned out on too many churches, this one is definitely worth a visit for both its own beauty as well as its location. You get a great view of Marseille's harbor and surrounding area. We took a city bus (catch it down...More

1  Thank 46Elizabeth53
Reviewed 7 December 2015

If you are in Marseille it is a most to go to visit the Notre Dame de la Garde church! If you have time you can make a walk to the church, attention, you mus go up the hill! There are also other possibility's to...More

2  Thank xelaandra
Reviewed 7 December 2015

We took the little train from Old Port to here. The journey through the narrow streets was in itself interesting. The basilica is truly beautiful and a must see for your visit. The insides walls and ceilings are remarkable and the view from there is...More

Thank Heath H
Reviewed 6 December 2015

High above the Marseille, on the hill with perfect view is a big church, dedicated to St. Mary. It seems that Marseille try to compete with Montmartre in Paris. View in Marseille is better, architecture is not so successful. Huge gilded sculpture of Notre Dame...More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed 4 December 2015

This majestic basilica of immense proportions sits atop Marseille's highest point and offers a breathtaking view of France's second city. There is much history at this location from the 13th century. This basilica was built on top of a 16th century fort and consecrated in...More

Thank AMsays
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Breathtaking view over the Mediterranean and the whole city of Marseille. This in a "must" visit spot during your stay in MASSILIA. Notre-Dame de la Garde is also visited by non-christians ... A good example for "living together" in our nowadays intolerant times.

Thank michelhaddad971
Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

Beautifull view on city, must visit if in Marseille. Church is interesting. All tourist srvices available like wc, souvenier shop etc...

Thank Jake J
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29 August 2017|
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Response from Sabine B | Reviewed this property |
You can take the bus 60 from the old port until the Terminus, which is right at the entrance of the church for 1,50 Euro.
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Response from raechris2011 | Reviewed this property |
If you get a bus from the old port it drops you close to the top there are still a few steps but there is a lift inside head for the mucem sign it is in there by the toilets. If you got a taxi it could drop you in the car... More
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Response from dcfiread | Reviewed this property |
You can get by with modest shorts and tShirt.