The Old Port of Marseille and the "Good Mother"
You can not leave Marseille without having visited these two emblematic places: the basilica Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde which dominates the city, nicknamed "the Good Mother". It is the most visited monument in Marseille. The Old Port of Marseille is equally inescapable, considered the beating heart of the city.
The creeks of Cassis
Just 30 minutes from your guest house near the Mucem in Marseille, the village of Cassis deserves a long stop. Stroll along the narrow streets and along the small harbor, then discover the famous creeks, limestone cliffs offering sumptuous panoramas, beaches and paradisiac coves.
The beautiful Aix-en-Provence
45 minutes from Villa Monticelli, treat yourself to a getaway in Aix-en-Provence. Strong of its past, the city testifies of an architectural heritage of exception. Museums and galleries are numerous, the narrow streets pleasant. Aix-en-Provence has countless terraces of restaurants and cafés.