Prado Market Vacations
While staying in the area, why not spend a few hours sightseeing in colorful neighborhoods like 3rd Arrondissement, 1st Arrondissement and 7th Arrondissement.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Explore, learn and be amazed in the most popular museums which include the Musee de la Marine, the Musee des Docks Romains and the Musee des Beaux-Arts. Experience local and touring artists live on stage at the La Friche Belle de Mai, the Marseille Opera House and the Silo Concert Hall.
If the sun is shining, follow the locals and head outside to the local natural destinations. Unwind and relax, chat with the fishermen and make the most of the sunshine at nearby the Plage des Catalans.
While you are here, visit some of the local sights such as La Plaine, the La Vieille Charite and the Jardin des Vestiges. These spots are much-loved by locals and tourists alike. History lovers will enjoy spending a few hours at the Fort Saint Jean, Pharo Palace and the Fort Saint Nicholas.
If you like to grab a bargain, visit Centre Bourse.
Prado Market is a place of proud sporting traditions. Spend a few hours in the stands of Velodrome Stadium, home to the RC Toulon rugby union team in Winter and the Olympique de Marseille soccer team in winter. When the full-time hooter blows, follow the stream of local sports obsessives to a nearby pub to relive the match’s greatest moments.
When you’re ready to rest your weary head after a busy day discovering the charming streets of Prado Market, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Take your pick from the Appart'City Marseille Euromed, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Marseille Vieux Port, or the Grand Tonic Hotel Marseille-Vieux Port.