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.

Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary
Martigues
During this hike, you will discover several bunkers with multiple uses, at the same time ammunition depot, observation post or location of artillery pieces and several casemates.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 10.5
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 180
Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary Cycle route and greenway
Martigues
Relaxed bike rides, between nature, safety & exploration!
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 2
Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary
Martigues
From the shore of the Berre Sea, at first glance you will look at the Berre and La Mède refineries on either side, but between the two you will see the Etoile and Sainte Victoire ...
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 7
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 90
Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary
Martigues
Nature is often very beautiful here and the farm animals can be seen very closely. What magic to see the gaze of children resting, sometimes for the first time, on curious, ...
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 6
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 150
Martigues
This tourist itinerary with cultural attractions takes you from the outskirts to the Côte Bleue, via the farmlands of St Pierre and St Julien les Martigues.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 30.3
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 210
Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary
Martigues
Between the Mediterranean and Etang de Berre, on the western edge of the Nerthe massif, lies the terroir of Venice Provençale.
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    • Distance (km) : 4
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 90
Martigues is a city surrounded by water that was its main wealth for many years many centuries but this water is salty. This city consists of three ...
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 8
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 180
Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary
Martigues
Surprising mineral case nestled in the heart of the Côte Bleue. This tourist loop invites you to discover a bend of a major front on the blue of the Mediterranean.
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    • Distance (km) : 12
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 180
Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary
Martigues
A hiking trail allows you to weave through this landscape which is both natural and industrial.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 4
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 90
The large park of Figuerolles is a territory of 130 hectares, where past agricultural activities have left many traces in terms of rural heritage and ...
  • Route :
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 120