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 Cycle route and greenway
Martigues
A wellness walk by the sea. Located on the coast between Carro and Les Laurons, this 1.5 km long and 3 m wide path is passable.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 1.5
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 45
  • Offers tailored to specific clienteles :
    • Children
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.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 12
    • 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
A hiking trail allows you to weave through this landscape which is both natural and industrial.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 4
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 90
Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary
Martigues
The coastal path presents natural spaces of exceptional ecological diversity and landscape quality.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 13
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 180
  • Offers tailored to specific clienteles :
    • Children
Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary
Martigues
Over a distance of 24 km 500, the Cap Couronne loop located in the southern part of the town of Martigues, will make you discover an exceptional natural and historical heritage.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 24.5
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 360
Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary
Martigues
The Plaine de Carro botanical path is intended for original and educational walks to discover all the natural beauty of the Côte Bleue.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 4
Pedestrian sports Hiking itinerary
Martigues
This trail will allow you to discover the tremendous diversity of marine and terrestrial vegetation. You too will fall in love with this deluge of colors and scents.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 5.7
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 180
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 Cycle route and greenway
Martigues
It is easy to reach the Croix-Sainte district (SNCF station, "Intermarché" or "Aldi" supermarket) on foot or by bike from the city center.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 2.2
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 30