Cassis

Cassis and its wonders

Cassis is a typical city of Provence, located between La Ciotat and Marseille, its landscapes and its inhabitants will not disappoint you. During your trip in the south of France, Cassis will make you dream. Here are some of the city's main activities.

Why not attend the “auction” every morning in the atypical little fishing port of Cassis? You can admire the view of the cliffs of Soubeyranes, and of the small boats, the "pointus". To enjoy local products, indulge yourself in the Provencal market in Cassis. Go to the end of Quai des Moulins, the Calendal statue awaits you 

 

Our activities in Cassis

The Calanques National Park is undoubtedly the most popular tourist destination every year. This natural paradise stretches from Marsella to Cassis and La Ciotat, with spectacular turquoise and crystal clear beaches that invite you to swim.

Cassis is a real oasis that harmoniously combines its natural wonders with narrow cobbled streets, from where you can admire postcard images with the lighthouse and the castle. To complete the experience, you should definitely stop by one of its bars and restaurants to taste the typical gastronomy and discover good local wines.

Enjoying the sunset in good company from a typical terrace or taking a boat trip to admire the beauty of Cap Canaille are just some of the many activities you can do in this paradise. Enjoy the local products of the Provençal market of Cassis and visit its historic centre to immerse yourself in a journey of magical landscapes and colours adorned by the Mediterranean Sea.

Cassis is a city full of colour and beauty where you can enjoy the incomparable natural scenery, fresh air, good food, excellent wines and the pleasant company of its inhabitants. It is the ideal place to relax and recharge your batteries by immersing yourself in the beautiful views in the heart of nature and to reconnect with yourself.

 

The main tourist attractions to visit in Cassis are not large buildings or famous architectural works. Instead, you will find the main attractions of this place in the warmth of the inhabitants and the variety of activities you can do in the natural environment that characterises the area.

Parc naturel des calanques

One of the steps you should take on your trip to Cassis is the visit of Calanques Natural Park, a unique natural heritage adorned with beaches with turquoise waters and towering cliffs that offer tourists fantastic, emotional images.

In this park, in addition to witnessing a magnificent natural spectacle, you can practice all kinds of water and outdoor activities such as hiking, climbing, biking, kayaking, diving, sailing or any simply have a picnic, always respecting the ecological measures implemented on the site for its conservation.

To enter the park, you must adhere to strict regulations designed to protect it and preserve it. The visit to the park takes around four hours and we guarantee that every moment will be worth it as you will be rewarded with views of extraordinary beauty where you can take the best photos of the area to create your memories.

Among all the wonders of this park, the En-Vau cove stands out by offering you dreamy landscapes. The blue of its waters contrasting with the steep mountain formations will leave you with unforgettable memories. Its difficult access makes it a less frequented beach, which reinforces its attractiveness.

After discovering the dazzling coastal area of Cassis, let yourself be surprised by the rest of the attributes that the town has in store for you. Indulge yourself with the delicatessen that you will find in its various establishments and rediscover its great gastronomic tradition by accompanying it with the most renowned wines of the region.

The Clos Saint Magdeleine

Another attraction that Cassis offers its visitors is the Clos Sainte Magdeleine, an enclave with more than ten hectares of vineyards framed in terraces on the cliff of Cap Canaille. Here you can experience authentic wine tasting with organic farming certification and take guided tours with the Mediterranean Sea as a backdrop. A combination of art, nature and wine that you will surely not forget.

Whether you want to relax, enjoy the scenery, meet new people, do outdoor activities or discover the local gastronomy, Cassis has without a doubt the ideal activity to take you on a journey full of discovery, surprises and good memories. Come and live an experience you will not regret.