About Marseille


Let's have a look around into background of Marseille

Region: Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Country: France

Latitude: 43.3 

Longitude: -5.4

Time zone: Europe/Paris

Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1 hours

Weather in Marseille

Climate: Mediterranean climate

Best Time to Visit: June and July are considered the best time to visit

Location

Marseille is the largest city in France. It is consideredas the second largest city in France. Bouches-du-Rhône department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region is the capital of this country.It is placed on France's south coast and total population of this city is 852,516 in 2012. 

Distance from Marseille center to Airport

Airport: Marseille Provence Airport

Driving Distance: 17 miles / 27 km

Driving Time: 31 minutes

Languages: English

Modes of transport

Airport: Marseille Provence Airport

Rail: Marseille-Saint-Charles Station

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: £1-£2
  • Housekeeper: £1-£2
  • Concierge: £1-£2

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 10 % of the Bill.

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Vitrolles,
  • Rognac,
  • Allauch

Emergency Contact Numbers in Marseille city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 112

Railroad: Marseille-Saint-Charles Station (+33 9 87 67 50 67)

Airport: Marseille Provence Airport(+33 820 81 14 14)

Hospital: European Hospital Marseille (European Hospital Marseille

Events

Marseille is known as an old city of France. There are a lot of things that will give you entertained on your trip.

  • Fallow Beauty of Mayg
  • Docks des Suds
  • The Skin-Apples

Tourist Attractions

  • Our Lady of the Guard
  • Old Port of Marseille
  • Longchamp Palace

Theatre & Concerts

  • The Auction
  • Cinemas de Bonneveine
  • Cinema Pathé Marseille

Visit Top Restaurants in Marseille

  • Aux Antipodes
  • L'Arome
  • Chez Ida

Top Shopping Centers in Marseille

  • Bonneveine Mall 
  • Grand Littoral Shopping Center
  • Centre Commercial Valentine

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Museum of Fine Arts, Marseille
  • Backside Gallery
  • 26th Centennial Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Aux Antipodes - Beef
  • L'Arome - White Fish
  • Chez Ida - Fries

Sports Club

  • Sporting Club of the Corniche
  • Volkswagen Touring Marseille Timone
  • Orange Velodrome

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: 0.95 €
  • Taxi: 5.00 €
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): 961.11 €
  • Cheap meal: 10.00 €
  • Gasoline: 1.22 €
  • 3 course meal: 40.00 €

Information about Lyon

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Caluire-et-Cuire,
  • Vaulx-en-Velin,
  • Venissieux

Modes of transport

Airport: Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport

Rail: Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu

Airport

Airport: Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport

Driving Distance: 16 miles / 26 km

Driving Time: 25 minutes

Languages: French language

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  1. Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill and €5 minimum

For Hotels:

  1. Room Service: €5 Minimum
  2. Housekeeper: €1 - €2 per Day
  3. Concierge: Between €10 - €20

Valet Parking:

Parking or Returning Car: €2- €5

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