Roucas Blanc Vacations
While staying in Roucas Blanc, why not spend a few hours exploring surrounding areas like 8th Arrondissement, 1st Arrondissement and 7th Arrondissement.
To really get a feel for Marseille, visit one of its museums and theaters. Stroll around and savor the atmosphere of the Musee de la Marine, the Musee des Docks Romains and the Centre de la Vieille Charite. To experience Marseille’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the much-loved cultural performance centers such as the Marseille Opera House and the La Criee National Theater of Marseille.
If you are into nature, go and check out the nearby green spaces. These are great places to breathe deeply and relax. If you are up for a walk visit a beach, for example the Plage des Catalans and Prado Beach. Locals and visitors alike enjoy destinations such as Parc Borely. There is a charming atmosphere here as well as well-designed gardens.
If you have time in and around Roucas Blanc, stop by La Plaine, the La Vieille Charite and the Jardin des Vestiges. History buffs will enjoy checking out the Fort Saint Jean, Pharo Palace and the Fort Saint Nicholas.
To stock up on supplies or enjoy a light meal, browse Escale Borely and Centre Bourse.
Roucas Blanc is a place of proud sporting traditions. Join local fans at Velodrome Stadium, home to the RC Toulon rugby union team in Winter and the Olympique de Marseille soccer team in winter. Relive the match’s highlights over a few drinks with friendly locals after the full-time siren blows in one of the nearby pubs, clubs or bars.
At the end of a day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Roucas Blanc, relax for the night in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Marseille Vieux Port, the Grand Tonic Hotel Marseille-Vieux Port, or the Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port.