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Address: Rue Fort-du-Sanctuaire, 13281 Marseille, France
Phone Number: 04 91 13 40 80
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Get the little train and don't miss the cakes !!

let me start by saying, that unless you are a mountain hiker and fit as a fiddle, walking up to the Church is not for the faint hearted..... we used the little train called the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

let me start by saying, that unless you are a mountain hiker and fit as a fiddle, walking up to the Church is not for the faint hearted..... we used the little train called the petite train on the marseille port vieux , get a ticket for circuit 1 and it takes you up to the church via a scenic... More 

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Charlotte, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We took the Train No 1 (which is really a small train a la Disney World parking lots) up to this majestic place. Stop and take it all in before you go into the Basilique. Beautiful architecture, wonderful religious artifacts and sculptures - just an amazing experience all around. We ate in the little restaurant as well and the staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Utterly breathtaking views of Marseille and surrounds. Lovely cafe to have a coffee. Lots of handrails for those who don't like heights. I'm not religious, but lit a candle.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

High on a hill overlooking Marseille, this is a must-see place. Showing very strong links to the sea and sailors, the interior is very beautifully decorated and in exquisite condition. Unless you feel you want the exercise, I would recommend getting transport up and back. In 30C or more heat, going up the steep hill would be very challenging. There... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Each step (or train) that takes you to Notre Dame de lat Garde takes you to amazing views / a most wonderful building and so much to see inside. A definite place to visit in Marseille

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

definitely worth the walk up to see the 360 view of Marseille and everything around it. don't forget the sunscreen and/or a hat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful, beautiful basilica--both inside and out! And the views all the way around the outside are incredible. They allow you to take photos inside, and we got some amazing shots. It is truly worth the visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took a taxi for 10 euros from the port, after not being able to catch the bus, every time one arrived it was full! The most impressive of all was the views of Marseille, the church and fortress and very nice too. Worth the journey.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A beautiful monument of historical symbol, renovation work is on going . thats why it wasn't accessible during our visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Going up to this place using the hop on hop off bus. You could see all of Marseille from there. Wonderful way place for the tourists and religious. Surely not to miss it.

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