Hiking

It takes 3 to 4 days to cover the 62 km walking trail, Grand Sentier de la Côte Bleue. The trail includes 17 internal circular itineraries from 2 to 12 km with different gradients. Most of the itineraries are accessible from railway stations:  Niolon, Ensuès le Redonne, Carry le Rouet, Sausset les Pins and La Couronne.

The 90 km walking trail, Sentier Entre Mer et Etang, overlooks the Mediterranean surrounded by hills and the banks of Étang de Berre, on the outskirts of the Camargue. It links three communes: Martigues, Port de Bouc and St Mitre les Remparts. The trail includes 8 internal circular walks from 4 to 14 km with different gradients.

The diversity of trails satisfies all types of walkers, from families to serious hikers.

MARTIGUES
The first noticeable sights from the banks of the Berre lagoon are the Berre and Mède refineries on either side, but between the two you catch a glimpse of two massifs in ...
  • Location :
    • In town
  • Type of itinerary :
    • On foot
    • Bewteen 1 and 2 hours
    • Length 7km
    • Elevation 161m
MARTIGUES
A relaxing path along the coast Situated on the coastline between Carro and Les Laurons, this 1.5km trail is 3 m wide, ideal for cyclists, walkers, pushchairs (with wide wheels), ...
  • Location :
    • By the seaside
  • Type of itinerary :
    • On foot
    • By bike
    • Voie verte
    • Less than 1 hour
    • Less than 1 hour
    • Length 1.5km
MARTIGUES
This 15 km-long family walking trail is a treasure trove of historical treasures. Along the way, 42 educational signs recount the marine and inland ecology, the geology, ...
  • Location :
    • By the seaside
  • Type of itinerary :
    • On foot
    • 1/2 day
    • Length 13km
MARTIGUES
Technical description: Visit the La Couronne dimension-stone quarries, 3 inland and 5 on the coast, on an 11 km itinerary. Learn about how quarrymen worked over the centuries: ...
  • Location :
    • By the seaside
  • Type of itinerary :
    • On foot
    • 1/2 day
    • Length 12km
    • Elevation 176m
MARTIGUES
The 2km greenway allows you to reach the city center and Lavéra train station safely. Ideal if you plan to arrive in Martigues by train (Le Train de la Côt...
  • Location :
    • On the outskirts of town
  • Type of itinerary :
    • On foot
    • By bike
    • Voie verte
    • Less than 1 hour
    • Less than 1 hour
    • Length 2km
MARTIGUES
The border between the two districts, Martigues and Port de Bouc is marked by the Rivière de la Gafette which is the official border between the two cities. Note: the e...
  • Location :
    • On the outskirts of town
  • Type of itinerary :
    • On foot
    • Bewteen 1 and 2 hours
    • Length 4km
    • Elevation 34m
MARTIGUES
Walking trail for exploring the farming activity in the Grand Parc de Figuerolles. Circular route along Étang de Berre. In detail : Natural and rural landscapes. ...
  • Location :
    • At the lake or water
  • Type of itinerary :
    • On foot
    • Between 2 and 3 hours
    • Length 6km
    • Elevation 125m
MARTIGUES
Combine several greenways in a circuit to enjoy the different landscapes of La Côte Bleue. From the seaside, near the village of La Couronne (impasse de la batterie), you ...
  • Location :
    • In the countryside
  • Type of itinerary :
    • On foot
    • Voie verte
    • Less than 1 hour
    • Less than 1 hour
    • Length 3.30km
MARTIGUES
The local Boumandariel circular route, 5 km 500 metres in length, covers the southern coastal section of the Martigues commune. It is ideal for discovering the exceptional natural ...
  • Location :
    • By the seaside
  • Type of itinerary :
    • On foot
    • Between 2 and 3 hours
    • Length 6km
    • Elevation 108m
MARTIGUES
It takes 3 to 4 days to cover the 62 km walking trail, Grand Sentier de la Côte Bleue. The trail includes 17 internal circular itineraries from 2 to 12km with different ...
  • Location :
    • In the countryside
    • By the seaside
  • Type of itinerary :
    • On foot
    • 2 days
    • Length 62km