Marseille

The highlight

Cathédrale de la Major

The majestic "Cathédrale de la Major" stands proudly on the quayside of Marseille's Joliette quarter. A favourite excursion for worshippers and curiosity-seekers alike, the cathedral features a sumptuous, 70-metre bronze dome standing on 4 marble columns. Its Byzantine-style architecture is reminiscent of Florence. Not to be missed!

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Jouques

Musée rural d'histoire locale

Discover the everyday life of Provence's country folk at the rural history museum in Jouques. Attractions include ancient objects and traditional clothing retracing the story of local farmers and craftsmen from the 17th century onwards.…

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Arles

Hôtel d'Arlatan

Looking for a charming place to stay in Arles? "L'Arlatan" is a history-packed three-star hotel set inside a 15th-century mansion house decorated with original furniture. Other treats include a pretty patio and heated pool.

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Saint Rémy de Provence

Restaurant Chez Xa

Don't miss this eatery in St-Rémy-de-Provence! At "Chez Xa", Martine and her daughter Mélanie concoct fuss-free and flavourful Mediterranean specialities, served in a rustic chic decor. Book now!

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Marseille

Musée d'Archéologie Méditerranéenne

Stopping off in Marseille? Pop along to admire the treasures on show at the Mediterranean Archaeology Museum. These remarkably-preserved witnesses of Protohistory and Antiquity offer a glimpse into the Greek and Egyptian civilisations.

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