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Address: Rue Fort-du-Sanctuaire, 13281 Marseille, France
Phone Number: 04 91 13 40 80
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spectacular view

by feet , it is quite a climb . But the view over Marseille and the surroundings is tremendous . The church in Neo Byzantine style is nice , the many exvotos are very interesting

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

by feet , it is quite a climb . But the view over Marseille and the surroundings is tremendous . The church in Neo Byzantine style is nice , the many exvotos are very interesting

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

The landmark of Marseille. Beautiful Cathedral, internal & external but best are the glorious 360' views of Marseille the sea & the Calanques. Easy to get to. Try & come early morning or at sunset.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Notre dame de la garde is Marseille's symbol build at the highest hill of the city.You can get there by foot or by bus or by the little train from the old port .As you arrive you have to go up from some steps but whwn you get to the top first of all the view is unbeatable.You can admire... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This attraction is definitely worth the trip/hike up the hill; the view from the basilica is absolutely breathtaking and a solidly amazing way to see Marseille from all perspectives. This basilica itself was also very beautiful; the inside has many maritime themes that are so interesting to see! If you're in Marseille, don't miss out on this!

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malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Beautiful view. Very steep to go up. One can see Marseille from here. We went with the tour bus. Good for Sightseeing.

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ISTANBUL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Go there when visibility is clear and weather is not very windy. Gretat point to take too many pictures.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

we walked up from the old port and took about an hour. The hill is a moderate slope and the way we went was up we went up fairly steep stairs-wouldn't recommend with young ones! once up though it has some amazing views, and when you think the views cant get any better you go up another level and it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful old basilica. Sacred breathtaking. Except, ofcourse for the rat that we spied scurrying over the floors. Well worth going out of ones way to see.Outside, after visiting the inside we stopped and relaxed to enjoy the afternoon . There were park benches to rest on that we could just relax and enjoy a box lunch with absolutely the best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

The walk up to the church is long and steep but once you arrive it is so worth it. The views of Marseille are stunning (especially on a warm, sunny day). The inside of the church itself is completely breathtaking, the decor inside is so ornate and beautiful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Actually, we visited Notre Dame the day after Pope John passed away so it was extremely moving to see thousands of mourners flooding the Cathedral....the Pope's photo was everywhere. The building is breathtaking, you may stumble while drinking in the splendor of the ornate items all over the ceiling, walls, halls, floors everywhere you look is something absolutely beautiful. This... More 

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