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Reviewed June 4, 2019

We were on a coach tour and drove the Corniche but would have liked to walk or bike it. It runs about 5 kms. and has a wide promenade like pathway along the cliffs and provides wonderful views of the Mediterranean while passing by arched...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 2, 2019

a very interesting munument on the sea shore. very nice place to go for a walk. we came without to mean and enjoyed.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank arina1836
Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

This is the best place to sea the whole bay of Marseille. The view on the sea and the château d’If and the islands of Frioul is very very beautiful and you can walk along the coast enjoying the view,finding a lot of little bars...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Macjpa
Reviewed March 3, 2019

This 5-km stretch of road, formally known as Corniche of President John F. Kennedy, meanders along the coast from Catalan Beach to the Prado beaches. I rode along La Corniche in a vehicle with friends, admiring the incredible views of the brilliant-blue Mediterranean Sea and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

It’s a busy narrow main road cramped up against the coast with no cycle lanes. Nice views, when u can dodge the stinky vehicles. The ride inland to & from Marseille may be better.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 1, 2019

An amazing view and a lovely place to stroll along, resting every now and again on a built in bench all along the road to admire the scenery.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Frog-Aus
Reviewed October 28, 2018

We have stopped here a couple of times for the view, and the fabulous statue and monument. Take time to read the history as well.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank njjc
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The food is amazing but the view is the real winner. Very romantic. Try to sit by the pool to get a full ocean view. Definitely a favorite in the south of France!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sylvana L
Reviewed September 27, 2018

This has been renamed in the 60's to honor President Kennedy. The views of the Frioul Islands makes this part of the cliff road network stand out. This was a "make work" project began in the 1840's which took 15 years to complete. It gave...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed September 23, 2018

"La Corniche" named Corniche JFKennedy , is a nice walk ((or Jogging)) a long Marseille's bay. Following one of the longest stone bench in the world,made of mosaic some place. Admiring the contrast of the town surrounded by the famous "Calanques", an a landscape view...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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