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“Good Experience for 50 Cents”
19 Apr 2018
“Le ELECTRIC Ferry boat in Marseille's harbour.”
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Vieux Port, Marseille, France
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Reviewed August 7, 2012

It's pracical and useful: it gets you from one side of the Vieux port to the other in 2 and a half minutes, saving you a 15 min walk. It's ecological: it doesn't use gasoline, it's electric. It's a good viewpoint: you can see the...More

8  Thank nina385
Reviewed July 19, 2012

Well worth every penny to take the boat ride around the bay you see some lovely sights and beaches if you are going to Marseille it is a must.

2  Thank Fido66
Reviewed July 14, 2012

Can't miss a boat trip in Marseille, the coast is a spectacular sight!

2  Thank cateringlady
Reviewed July 13, 2012

The ferry boat was a quick way to get around, it takes you across the port in minutes. There is also a ferry boat which takes you to Castle D'If, well worth a visit.

1  Thank Ebbage
Reviewed June 17, 2012

I have been often in Marseille but never tried the Ferry Boat. Nice surprise is free of charge. you will get a nice view on the Vieux Port and on the marina. Trip lasts 5 minutes but you can repeat it, again and agin till...More

2  Thank rara-avis O
Reviewed April 25, 2012 via mobile

too bad it stops at 17:00, Nevertheless it's still a great and fast way to move from side to side.

1  Thank Gaby-Khoriaty
Reviewed April 16, 2012

Free travel across the port of Marseille. Often closed because of weather, lunch, etc.

1  Thank Palgb
Reviewed March 18, 2012

We took a ferry ride to Chateau D'if. It was reasonably crowded, but we got seats ok. The harbour takes on a different aspect from a ferry, which is interesting. The ride was smooth & once outside the harbour, very fast. My wife & I...More

3  Thank Ray72mond
Reviewed March 10, 2012

Going and coming across the port from the city hall to "la place aux Huiles", a way to take a shortcut and enjoy the harbor.

Thank JacquesHMarseille
Reviewed February 29, 2012

Loved this! Free crossings from one side of the Vieux Port to the other. Watch out for the break in service between 1230 and 1315. Gives you another view of the city and is extremely convenient

2  Thank RandJ P
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Response from SABAH S | Reviewed this property |
yes there is a little ferry crossing the port from the town hall,( la mairie,) and the opposite part near the theatre and restaurants, for a small fee, 1 euros enjoy