Martigues illuminée

Martigues - New Year's Eve - Saturday 10 December 2022 at 3.30 pm. Date to be confirmed.

The atmosphere of the end-of-year celebrations is settling in the Provençal Venice.

When the city is highlighted by the magic of the Christmas lights, there is definitely something to marvel at. An unforgettable night-time experience!

You will meet in front of the Tourist Office at 3.15 pm.

At 3.30 pm, our walkers leave for the bridges, quays and squares of the city centre.

After crossing the garden of La Rode on the edge of the pond, you will start the ascent towards the mill and the Notre-Dame-des-Marins chapel.

At the end of the walk (around 7pm), we offer our happy participants a comforting drink.

New for 2021: take a picture of the moment shared with friends or family thanks to our photographer and leave with a souvenir of the event!

Registration required:

  • At the Tourist Office and Congresses: Rond-point de l'Hôtel de Ville,
  • Online at www.martigues-tourisme.com

Bring good walking shoes (no city shoes or heels), warm and comfortable clothing, water and a torch or headlamp.

Distance: 9 kms. Medium difficulty.

Not recommended for children under 7 years old. Prams are strongly discouraged. The walk is not accessible to people with reduced mobility.

In partnership with the association Randonnée et Ski de Découverte (RSD).

Information provided by OT Martigues

  • Address

    Office de Tourisme et des Congrès de Martigues
    Rond-point de l'Hôtel de Ville
    13500 Martigues

  • Organiser

    Office de Tourisme de Martigues

  • Phone

    • 04 42 42 31 10
  • Website

Where to stay

Ibis Martigues centre
Hotel

Ibis Martigues centre

Martigues

The rooms offer a beautiful view of the city. The hotel's rooms are air-conditioned, equipped and spacious. You have free Wi-Fi access from your room, an LCD TV with satellite channels, and a desk. Bathrooms include a shower with a rain shower head and free toiletries. For dining, this…

Brit Hotel Martigues Saint-Mitre
Hotel

Brit Hotel Martigues Saint-Mitre

Saint-Mitre-les-Remparts

Brit Hotel Martigues Saint-Mitre, a charming hotel in the heart of Provence. The Brit Hotel Martigues Saint-Mitre is located in Saint-Mitre-les-Remparts, on the heights of the pond of Berre and face of the Alpilles and the Luberon, 15 km from the beaches. Bordered by the Mediterranean Sea and the…

New Hôtel Saint Roch
Hotel

New Hôtel Saint Roch

Martigues

Enjoy its comfortable rooms and suites spread over 3 levels and served by an elevator. Nestled in the heart of the pine forest, overlooking the charming "Venice of Provence", you will be welcomed in an ideal setting for work or relaxation. The rooms are all equipped with a flat screen with…

Villa Philogène
Holiday rental

Villa Philogène

Martigues

10 minutes from the nearest beach, 15/20 minutes from the large and beautiful beaches and ports of the Côte Bleue. Large parking yard, 20 m² terrace, with pretty artisanal pergola. This furnished apartment has many amenities and a very good level of comfort. You will be greeted on your arrival…

L'eau vive
Holiday rental

L'eau vive

Martigues

Quiet, close to all amenities, near the Blue Coast (sea , sandy beaches and creeks).

Zibeth
B&B

Zibeth

Martigues

Our villa is surrounded by a large garden equipped with table, chairs, sun loungers, parasol, where you can enjoy your meals if you wish. The breakfasts are done independently, the necessary will be provided to you. You can have a living room with tv, and reading corner. Everything is there…

Résidence La Venise
Holiday rental

Résidence La Venise

Martigues

200 m from the city center of Martigues, on the edge of the pond canal with unobstructed view.

Hotel Première Classe
Hotel

Hotel Première Classe

Martigues

It offers three types of rooms arranged in the following configurations: double bed, double bed and single bed or three single beds. On the ground floor, two rooms adapted for people with reduced mobility. For people wishing to enjoy the sun, your Première Classe Martigues hotel is located 15…

Clair Hôtel
Hotel

Clair Hôtel

Martigues

In the lounge or on the sunny terrace, you can indulge in idleness, reading, playing a board game or sipping a drink. Arrivals can be made 24 hours a day via the automatic key distributor and payment by credit card. Airport or station transfer service, laundry, room service, regional products…

Things to do

La Halle de Martigues
Cultural place

La Halle de Martigues

Martigues

Designed by architects Depietromaria and Lossi, the hall is a versatile space for hosting shows, exhibitions, congresses, sporting events or trade fairs. Its capacity varies from 500 to 3000 people in convention up to a maximum of 9000 people standing in show.

Atelier Benjamin Ferrero
Craftsman / producer

Atelier Benjamin Ferrero

Martigues

After studying applied arts, Benjamin Ferrero then specialized in the technique of stained glass.

Galerie Indigo
Craftsman / producer

Galerie Indigo

Martigues

And since 2010, the industry of Martigues and its region, another also fascinating look of which Marguerite Nadal made the turn. Permanent exhibition of the works of Marguerite Nadal. Open also on appointment.

Fermette de la Croix d'Estrine
Craftsman / producer

Fermette de la Croix d'Estrine

Martigues

Cheeses, brousses, eggs, poultry, kids, olive oil, fruits and vegetables, jam, honey, jelly, quince paste, marmalade ... The products are sold on the Saint-Julien-les-Martigues market (every Saturday morning) and on the Miam Local site.

By Mag Mercier
Fashion / shopping

By Mag Mercier

Martigues

Sensitive to the arts, her past as a dancer can be found in girly, chic and refined creations, intended to be worn as protective talismans, revealing each person's personality and not as a simple complement to outfit. The name Tout un Bijou, made in this spirit, the parallel between the…

Passtime
Craftsman / producer

Passtime

Martigues

Valid for 1 year from validation on the application! Everywhere around you in France and DOM / TOM. Always available, even when offline. Passtime guides and accompanies you. Immediate discounts in stores, restaurants and entertainment. Every day of the week, evenings and weekends. No…

Atelier Luneteau
Craftsman / producer

Atelier Luneteau

Martigues

Its palette tames the often vivid colors, the juxtapositions of orange yellow, deep blue, green or intense red exacerbate the dynamism of the light-soaked lands. The contrasts reflect with emotion this love of water and nature with which he likes to commune.

Chapelle Notre Dame de Miséricorde dite Notre Dame des Marins
Cultural place

Chapelle Notre Dame de Miséricorde dite Notre Dame des Marins

Martigues

Fishermen used to offer votive offerings here when they survived a storm. Guardian of the city, the votive offerings and the statue of the Virgin are exhibited at the Ziem museum. The panorama over the city, the Etang de Berre, to the peaks of Sainte-Victoire is magnificent. The name of the…

Le rallumeur d'étoiles (associative café)
Cultural place

Le rallumeur d'étoiles (associative café)

Martigues

HK is honorary president and founding member. Artists, local associations, are welcome to come, discuss, debate, propose animations, discussions... It is also a place to welcome your projects, your ideas... Membership is free, as are the concerts.

Where to eat

Tsuki Sushi
Restaurants à emporter

Tsuki Sushi

Martigues

Meet opposite the Jonquières market. On the spot or to take away.

Snack au Pont bleu
Restaurants à emporter

Snack au Pont bleu

Martigues

Sandwich shop - kebab located opposite the Esplanade de Ferrières

O'Majestic
Restaurants à emporter

O'Majestic

Martigues

Southern specialties (mussels and fries, aioli ...), pizzas, salads, plancha ...

Mac Donald's
Restaurants à emporter

Mac Donald's

Martigues

The restaurant is designed as a real multi-sport complex where the equipment is intended for gymnasts, swimmers, cyclists ... is diverted to accommodate, with all the necessary comfort, a breakfast for two, a family lunch, or an appointment between friends. Partner of the restaurant: the…

Le Miroir
Cuisine de Provence

Le Miroir

Martigues

About the chef: Luc Perey offers a market cuisine around seasonal products and fish from the local fishing. His career: the Oustaou with Sylvestre Wahid, the Cabro d'Or with of Michel Hulin, the K2 with Nicolas Sale, the Kitchen garden of the halls with Franck Delhoum and Floriant Remont.

Repas spécial 31 décembre 2021 et déjeuner le 1er janvier 2022. Réservation conseillée. Menu à 63 euros par personne hors boissons. Prémices : Oeuf crémeux, caviar, mouillette Entrée : Marbré de foie gras et betteraves, caramel de betteraves, chutney poires d'automne et brioche. Poisson : Filet de loup, crémeux de trompettes, céleri rôti. Viande : Filet de sanglier roulé à la pancetta ibérique, condiment choux rouge, palet de potiron, jus à la myrte. Pré-dessert : Sorbet clémentine, jus ACE, meringue thé matcha Dessert : Chocolat mi-cuit, fraîcheur de poire et vanille, glace vanille Fromage : Brie de Meaux truffé (+ 7 euros) Jour de l'an : Menu avec poisson ou viande. 51 euros par personne.

Le Carré d'As
Cuisine de Provence

Le Carré d'As

Martigues

Everything that makes the reputation of our establishment.

Bistrosia
Restaurants à emporter

Bistrosia

Martigues

Of course the inevitable Sushis, Sashimis or California Rolls prepared on demand with fresh products, but also their "Luxe" version (crispy)! You can also discover a variety of noodles: yakisoba, crunchy noodles, see rice vermicelli with the famous "Bo Bun" and "Ga Bun". Meat lovers will…

La cuisine de Zebuline et Zigoto
Restaurants à emporter

La cuisine de Zebuline et Zigoto

Martigues

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Osaka sushi
Restaurants à emporter

Osaka sushi

Martigues

Delivery possible to Martigues (Saint Julien, Saint Pierre, La Couronne, Carro, Lavéra), Port de Bouc, Saint Miter les Remparts, Châteauneuf les Martigues, Sausset les Pins.