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Address: Rue Fort-du-Sanctuaire, 13281 Marseille, France
Phone Number: 04 91 13 40 80
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A wonderful Basilica to visit, offering stunning views of Marseille

We took the small tourist train up to the top of the imposing hilltop over Marseille where the Basilica is located. But in doing so (and wanting to ride back down as we were short... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

We took the small tourist train up to the top of the imposing hilltop over Marseille where the Basilica is located. But in doing so (and wanting to ride back down as we were short ot time) we had just 20 minutes at the Basilica. As well as the stunning decor inside the building there is also a Crypt which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

We did not venture inside as our tour did not allow time for this but you do get amazing views from this point.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Get the number 60 bus which goes from the port to the Notre Dame. via all the windy streets, give you a sense of the real Marseille. Wonderful views and cafe is good for a quick snack.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Take the 60 bus and go to Notre Dame....great place to visit! It is a lovely place for all ages. Paying to go into the museum is highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

Amazing views of Marseille! Cathedral is beautiful. A bit of a walk up a lot of stairs, but worth it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

Very worthwhile and great views! Inside the decor is fantastic! You only require about 1 hour and it is accessible via bus or car, although parking is tight. Suggestion would be the open top bus. We visited on a Monday and the restaurant & museum parts were closed however the crypt remained open and we saw what Notre damn is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

awesome view "panoramique de la ville". good parking, lots of spots for resting after climbing stairs,stairs and more stairs. large collection/display of memorabilia and dedications etc. from crews, ships, pilgrims and visitors ….;

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

Easy access by bus from the Old Port..around 20 minutes ride uphill. This is a unique breathtaking holy place to be!. You should not leave Marseille without visiting Notre Dame. Being up there is a memorable experience..While being in the beautiful open space discover its history and the great efforts it took to build this masterpiece. Its position, the architecture... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The Notre Dame is full of thank you paintings, plaques, and other tokens from fishermen, airmen, and others grateful for their safe return or miraculous rescue. Some depict crashes or sunken ships. Take the time to really look at some of them. These were real people, in real situations, who felt a real need to offer thanks. Then take some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Magnificent panoramic view of Marseilles. A must see. The walk up the hill is hard but worth it. Do you dare leave Marseille without visiting the guardian

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