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Reviewed August 30, 2016

OMG we went there by car, and the road was awful: it is very small mountains road where two cars that meet can pass by... so beware if you're not at ease with veryyyyy tiny roads.... it feels very long... at the end of the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Vivich
Reviewed August 18, 2016

A very charming place lost in a beautiful landscape. Hard to think that you're just a few minutes from the second french city. Actually.. not even a few minutes from Marseille.. You're still in the city.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed August 17, 2016

The guys that are controling the access to the Calanque resume their job to open the door or not to the cars to pass. No one informe you that to go walking, you have at least 45 minutes until arrive to the beach, and to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
4  Thank Lilas V
Reviewed August 4, 2016

The Calanque de Sormiou is a beautiful cove with a sandy beach. Come before 8am and drive down the winding roads all the way down the beach. There is a private car park next to the beach (They charge €4.50 for the day). There is...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

There is about an hour hike from the nearest bus station but it is totally worth it for the chance to soak in the scenery. It is surreal. There is sand at this beach and a bar for beer and snacks... but this one was...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Jordan S
Reviewed June 29, 2016

Make sure to make the excursion to this exceptional beach near Marseille, in a nature reserve. The water is blue beyond any belief and the crowd is not aware of this place. However, be advised that you are not allowed in by car, and the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Darvkop
Reviewed April 26, 2016

So close to Marseille, les Calanques are such a quite place... with nature having full control. To get to Morgiou you need to walk for 3 km (unless you book for lunch/dinner in one of the two restaurants). The walk is pretty intensive but it...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank lorenzobW8483MY
Reviewed April 21, 2016

The average tourist sees these places from the boat trip. The main reaction is: It IS very nice but, Thank G-D I don"t have to live there

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank leliki
Reviewed February 13, 2016

The purest water I have ever seen in the south of France, The only problem is that there is a very bad access. By Walk it takes at least 30 minutes, by car it is possible to enter only if you have the reservation of...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank YannParis18
Reviewed December 20, 2015

Not clearly signed where you need to go. We got lost so bring a map if you can. Don't go when the weather is cloudy or rubbish as it really won't be worth the hike

Date of experience: September 2015
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Ruth B
September 11, 2016|
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Response from lorenzobW8483MY | Reviewed this property |
If i remember correctly in Sirmiou there are two restaurants: Le Lunch et Le Chateau. You can easily find there contacts puttinng on google their names and the name of the Calanque! I hope it helps :) enjoy your stay there :)
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