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
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
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
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.
  • Route :
    • Distance (km) : 11
    • Daily duration (minutes) : 150
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
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
The visit takes place on the Figuerolles plateau from the main entrance of the Park to the ruin of the Restanques overlooking the pond of Berre.
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
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
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