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102 rue Grignan, 13001 Marseille, France
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

I cannot say enough good things about this tour. If you love street art, or even if it's new to you, you should not miss this informative and excellent tour. And certainly in a city like Marseille which is covered in street art, not getting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

A highly recommended walking tour of the old port and le Panier. Ugo is incredibly knowledgeable about the history of Marseille and passionate about his home city. Unlike on some walking tours, you have time to visit main sites like Vieille Charité and the cathedral.

1  Thank RobMN
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Had a great morning exploring Marseille with Ugo. He was very knowledgable about Marseille's rich history and was able to answer all of my questions with lots of detail. I started my time in Marseille with this tour and it really helped me get situated...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Amy Z
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We had a Saturday afternoon walk with Ugo to explore Marseille and get to know the city as quickly as possible as we were only there for 1.5 days. Nobody else had booked the tour for that hot Saturday afternoon, but anyways Ugo did the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank nic0letravelling
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Ugo was communicative prior to the trip which helped make things work smoothly. Additionally he is well versed in the history of Marseille and enjoys telling the story of it. It was an awesome way to start our cruise.

1  Thank JeffryLynch
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Great tour. Only the 2 of us did not mean that is was cancelled. No, we received a private tour for the original price booked! Plenty of time, interesting streets and art. A lot of info. We think that this is a different and nice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank grijzeolifant
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We met Ugo at the place communicated to us the day before by email, which was a great part of the service. We started with a short history lesson about the beginnings of Marseille, consolidated to us as we walked through the city by Ugo...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Yvonne D
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Ugo is like your super-knowledgable local friend who takes you to see all the best parts of his lovely city. His English is excellent and he is very pleasant to be with. The tour went at just the right pace, and Ugo was happy to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank MikeH6961
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The history guide Ugo is a fountain of knowledge -- a real professional. He has well thought out this walking tour. Three hours flies by. His knowledge of how Marseille became Marseille is profound. I found this tour inspiring. It's worth every cent. Don't miss...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank pverdoyante
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Nice relaxed tour with small group. Ugo will tell you about the artists; their methods; local history etc. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank veronica948
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