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Marseille Provence Greeters

22 rue de Forbin, 13002 Marseille, France
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Francine was a great Greeter! We saw parts of Marseille we would never have found! History... read more

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Reviewed May 6, 2018
annehazelton
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Denver, Colorado
Getting from the port to town

Marseille France. Royal Caribbean symphony of the seas. Explored this lovely place independently... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2018
D401
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A new way to explore Marseille ! Greeters are local volunteers from Marseille who accompany you on your walk, unveil their secret places and top addresses and regale you with fun little stories about the enigmatic Marseille-Provence area.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“walking tour” (23 reviews)
“le panier” (15 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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22 rue de Forbin, 13002 Marseille, France
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Reviewed May 6, 2018

Francine was a great Greeter! We saw parts of Marseille we would never have found! History information was so useful....

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marseille prove... G, Responsable relations publiques at Marseille Provence Greeters, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Hello Anne, Thank you a lot for your feedback after your walk with our Francine "Great Greeter", indeed she is! Hope to heard again from you. Regards, Marseille Provence Greeters Team

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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Marseille France. Royal Caribbean symphony of the seas. Explored this lovely place independently. There is a short walk from the ship to where the free shuttle bus takes you through the huge port and drops you not for from the cathedral, this runs every 20...More

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marseille prove... G, Responsable relations publiques at Marseille Provence Greeters, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Do not hesitate to share a walk with a local, one of our Marseille Provence Greeters, next time. Regards.

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

We met a lovely lady from Marseille and she granted us a whistle stop tour of the city. Having told her our likes she guided us to the hidden and tourist places of the city. Highly recommend for as first time visitors

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

All five in the group thank Nicole, the voluntary Greeter, for the very informative tour about Marseille. As the group had some misunderstanding about the meeting place, the tour actually started late. Nicole exerted good efforts to make this up. So in the end, it...More

Thank Gloria L
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marseille prove... G, Responsable relations publiques at Marseille Provence Greeters, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Hello Gloria, Thank you for your nice consideration about our Greeter Nicole. We are very proud to read about your positive experience of Marseille Provence Greeters. Hope to welcome you again with your friends and family in our Marseille. Regards

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Reviewed April 13, 2018

It was with passion and enthusiasm that our greeter, Mr Christian-Marie Regina, showed us around Marseille’s old town. Not only did Christian (he asked to be addressed by his first name) lead us to major tourist spots, he also guided us through small medieval streets...More

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marseille prove... G, Responsable relations publiques at Marseille Provence Greeters, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

Dear Anthony, Thank you very much for your kind review. Indeed, we are very lucky to count Christian-Marie among our volunteers. Hope to welcome you again in our Marseille Provence Greeters.

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Reviewed March 29, 2018

Passionate, energetic and spontaneous, Christian-Marie REGINA made it possible for us to have a friendly encounter with Marseille in four hours. Having been made aware via prior information of the interest of my group, he tailored for us a guided and interactive outing in the...More

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marseille prove... G, Gérant at Marseille Provence Greeters, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2018

Hi, We are very pleased to hear about your experience with Christian-Marie. This encourages us to continue higher and higher Hope to welcome you again.

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Reviewed February 16, 2018

Bertrand was a fantastic tour guide - knowledgeable, patient and humorous (and excellent English). He took us on a great tour of the Vieux Port and Le Panier explaining the history from 600 BC until today. Extremely interesting and enjoyable. There is no better way...More

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marseille prove... G, Gérant at Marseille Provence Greeters, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2018

Dear Chris, Thank you for your review, we're glad to read that you had a great time with Bertrand. he is indeed a history lover! And thank you for this beautiful compliment, all we want is to make our visitors feel like home in Marseille....More

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Reviewed February 15, 2018

Nicole was a wonderful host as she showed us around her city on what was truly one of the windiest days I have experienced in a long time. The sun was shining but the wind was intense. She did not let this slow her down!...More

Thank Melinda B
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marseille prove... G, Gérant at Marseille Provence Greeters, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2018

Dear Melinda, Thank you for review, it's a delight ro read you. We spoke to Nicole a few days ago and she was absolutely delighted of your stroll together as well. We hope this first sight of our city made you want come back one...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2018

Everything ok, we can recommend this Trip..easy planninng If you have not so much time...WE will repeat it

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Reviewed November 27, 2017

We were on the cruise and the stop in Marseille. Our greater was Michelle and we were walking a lot, discovered highlight and the best explanations and answers to all our questions. Marseille was very quiet, and most of the shops was closed even it...More

Thank Marina B
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marseille prove... G, Gérant at Marseille Provence Greeters, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2017

Hi Marina, Thank for your review, we're glad to know that you liked your walk with Michelle despite the fact that you didn't planned to visit Marseille one day. Best regards, The Marseille Provence Greeters Team

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