6th Arrondissement Vacations
3rd Arrondissement, 1st Arrondissement and 7th Arrondissement, are nearby suburbs which are also worth discovering.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Explore, learn and discover in the variety of museums which include the Musee de la Marine, the Musee des Docks Romains and the Musee des Beaux-Arts. For a great night out, book tickets to the La Friche Belle de Mai, the Marseille Opera House and the Silo Concert Hall, one of the area’s great concert venues.
If the sun is shining head outside and enjoy the nearby green spaces. Enjoy listening to the birds, chat with the fishermen and catch some rays at nearby the Plage des Catalans and Prado Beach. Find a little peace in Parc Borely, a place where you can spend time outdoors.
While you are here, stop at some of the local sights such as La Plaine, the La Vieille Charite and the Jardin des Vestiges. These spots are much-loved by travellers from all the corners of the globe. To learn more about the local historic sights, be sure to check out the Fort Saint Jean, Pharo Palace and the Fort Saint Nicholas.
To browse through stores or enjoy a snack, set out to visit Centre Bourse.
Discover 6th Arrondissement’s heartland at Velodrome Stadium. This is home to RC Toulon rugby union team in Winter and the Olympique de Marseille soccer team in winter. Enjoy a few post-match beers with friendly locals after the game in one of the nearby watering holes.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after a day spent exploring the many charms of 6th Arrondissement, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. Make reservations for the Radisson Blu Hotel, Marseille Vieux Port, the Grand Tonic Hotel Marseille-Vieux Port, or the Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port.