GR2013 : De Velaux à la Corniche de Rognac
Walk - Toute l'année
Depuis le château de Velaux vous pourrez admirer la vue sur la mer de Berre ainsi que sur le plateau de Vitrolles. Vous entrez alors dans le massif de l'Arbois jusqu'à Vitrolles.
Départ Arrêt de bus Halte routière
(Cartreize ligne 15 en venant d'Aix-en-Provence)
Arrivée Arrêt de bus Cimétière
(Cartreize ligne 15 en direction d'Aix-en-Provence)
Information provided by Provence Tourisme
13 rue Roux de Brignoles
1 to 2hrs
- 04 91 13 84 13
04 91 33 01 82
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