Seaside Views of Marseille with Localanque Story Boat
For new arrivals in town, what is nicer than a one-hour trip from Marseille’s Vieux Port to admire the key sites and hear about their history?
This is the offer from Localanque with Story Boat. I have this information from ‘Pass My Provence,’ who offer 2-for-1 to cardholders: one person pays 15€, and the other is free. Continue reading here for the original contributor blog post by Aixcentric.
See Marseille from the Sea
Localanque is a company created by passionate skippers in Marseille. They have a fleet of several boats available to accommodate different group sizes and uses. Some of their marine offerings include:
The one-hour “Story Boat” cruise, is perfect for visitors to Marseille or anyone interested in seeing the famous sights (Notre-Dame de la Gard, MuCEM, Palais du Pharo etc.) from a different angle. They require a minimum of eight (8) people.
Customized tours for private or corporate events.
Romantic sunset cruises.
A 3-hour introduction to fishing in the Mediterranean. Try your hand at catching the rockfish for bouillabaisse. Learn about line fishing, trolling and more. This trip requires a minimum of six (6) people.
Ideas for visiting Marseille
Learn how to make bouillabaisse in a Provence Gourmet cooking class.
Visit MuSaMa and learn about vrai (real) Savon de Marseille and the important role that soap production played in the city’s development.