Calanque de Sormiou, Marseille

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The Calanque de Sormiou is the biggest calanque of the Calanques National Park, France. Located in the 9th arrondissement of Marseille, it is famous for its climbing spots. Access by car is restricted in the summer due to the risk of forest fires.

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  • The beach itself is nice, but really small and it felt like people were almost laying on top of each other there. Wouldn't recommend it in July/August. 
    The beach itself is nice, but really small and it felt like people were almost laying on top of each other there. Wouldn't recommend it in July/August.  more »
  • The beach is sandy, and the turquoise water is clean. Very child-friendly. There is a restaurant at the top of the hill with unobstructed views to the bay. If arriving by boat take note that one... 
    The beach is sandy, and the turquoise water is clean. Very child-friendly. There is a restaurant at the top of the hill with unobstructed views to the bay. If arriving by boat take note that one...  more »
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  • WOAW! Really heaven on earth! Love this place so much. The clear and clean water the scenery in general is just breathtaking.
  • Nice place for a picnic, there's a parking (5€) just next to the beach. The road is a bit dangerous.

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