Quartier du Panier Vacations
3rd Arrondissement, 1st Arrondissement and 7th Arrondissement, are nearby suburbs which are also worth exploring.
Holiday makers in Quartier du Panier, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should make tracks to the nearby museums and theaters. Stroll around and enjoy the quiet atmosphere of 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 best-loved live concert venues.
If you love nature and wildlife, go and check out the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. Enjoy listening to the birds, skim rocks in the shallows and catch some rays at nearby the Plage des Catalans.
Visitors looking for interesting places to visit in and around Marseille will not want to miss out on La Plaine, the La Vieille Charite and the Jardin des Vestiges. Brush up on Marseille’s history by visiting the Fort Saint Jean, Pharo Palace and the Fort Saint Nicholas.
To browse through stores or enjoy a light meal, visit Centre Bourse.
Fans of rugby union or soccer will love the atmosphere at iconic Velodrome Stadium, the home of local favorites the RC Toulon and the Olympique de Marseille. Afterwards, follow the stream of local sports obsessives to a nearby pub to relive the match’s greatest moments.
At the end of a busy day seeing the sights around Quartier du Panier, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Take your pick from the Appart'City Marseille Euromed, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Marseille Vieux Port, or the Grand Tonic Hotel Marseille-Vieux Port.