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Marseille, France
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Tours and Tickets by Ferry Boat
Great Marseille Food Tour Experience
US$91.38 per adult
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Reviewed August 9, 2012

ferryboat transfer is included in the city pass, so we went to the if castle and passed by the island of Frioul. They sail very often (about twice every hour) and it all went very easily and smooth, even on the ocean.

Date of experience: August 2012
2  Thank koen g
Reviewed August 8, 2012

Or so Marseille Tourism likes to claim. Regardless, it is a very convenient way to cross the harbour without walking around. Plus the price is right, it's free.

Date of experience: August 2012
5  Thank highbrae
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

Date of experience: July 2012
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.

Date of experience: July 2012
2  Thank Fido66
Reviewed July 14, 2012

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

Date of experience: July 2012
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.

Date of experience: June 2012
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

Date of experience: June 2012
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.

Date of experience: April 2012
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

Date of experience: April 2011
3  Thank Ray72mond
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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