Please remember you have up to 2 days prior to your sail date to purchase your Royal Caribbean International Shore Excursions online. If you are within the 2 days, you will then need to purchase your Shore Excursions on board.
*Prices shown above are representative. Dates, times, and prices are subject to change and may not be available for your sailing. To purchase a Royal Caribbean International Shore Excursion, you must already have a reservation number for a cruise and have made a payment towards that reservation. Shore Excursions must be purchased in the same currency as your cruise reservation. Exchange rates are determined by a competitive pricing program and may be subject to change without notice. All monetary exchanges onboard are processed in U.S. Dollars directly to your SeaPass® onboard charge account unless otherwise specified.This tour requires a minimum number of guests in order to operate.
Trace the 2600-year transformation of Marseille, from ancient Phocean Massalia to present day "gateway to the east", with a guided tour of its elegant seaside and historical port. Begin with a comfortable one hour ride into Marseille. Visit the landmark Notre Dame de la Garde Basilica, ride along the stunning Kennedy Corniche Road and step out at Vieux Port for a captivating stroll along the old harbor.
Highlights: • Notre Dame de la Garde Basilica: Visit the sprawling church, with its iconic golden statue atop the bell tower. • Kennedy Corniche Road: Enjoy a ride along this ritzy roadway that serves up splendid architecture and breathtaking views. • Vieux Port: Visit the heart of the city and relish magnificent views of Marseille's historical and maritime landmarks.
What to Bring: • SeaPass card and photo identification • Camera • Cash/credit cards • Sun protection
What to Wear: • Light clothing • Hat and sunglasses • Comfortable shoes
Important Notes: • Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting tour. • Access to Notre Dame de la Garde Basilica involves approximately 200 steps; use of an inside lift sometimes available. • Public restrooms available only at basilica. • Expect traffic congestion in some Marseilles venues due to ongoing reconstruction. • Shops closed Sundays and bank holidays. • If time permits, there will be free time for shopping before your return to the pier. • In preparation of religous holiday festivities on August 15th, there will be very limited access to the interior of the basilica on August 13 & August 14. On the affected calls, the tour will visit the crypt and the outside of the basilica. • In addition to English this tour is offered in French, German, Italian and Spanish. • A minimum of 20 guests is needed for the tour to run in a different language.