Ile de frioul, Marseille

#3 of 12 in Nature in Bouches-du-Rhone
Island · Hidden Gem · Landmark
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  • A perfect day. From ‘le vieux port’ the return boat ticket was 11 Euros. It takes about 20 mins to get across. There are paths along the ireland that you can easily walk. The view of Marseille is...  more »
  • We spent here about 4 hours: a walk of 2-2.5 hours on the very nice beach (so called calaques - narrow bays, an hour in cafe with unforgetable view an a "carafe" of rose wine, nice marina... High...  more »
  • Such a beautiful place!!! Perfect for a day at the beach (mostly rocky) in complete relax.
  • Bring your own food and beverage, because the restaurants on this island are total tourist traps! Start by either going uphill from the ferry to the trail leading up and around to the beach, or cross the isthmus and walk along the sandy soil to explore worn volcanic rock water access. Beware of sharp rocks at the water's edge and bring sturdy-soled shoes that can protect your feet and be fine getting wet. It cannot be overstated: BRING YOUR OWN FOOD AND WATER. a 1.5 litre bottle of water was 3 euros and the paella restaurant is a bait and switch; the actual meals look nothing like the photos outside!

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