Carro Fish Market
Martigues - Fish market - All year round, daily between 8.30 am and 12.30 pm. - Free
Wolves, tuna, sea bream, marbled, red mullet, turbos, fish for bouillabaisse ...
Direct sale from fishermen when the trawlers return (if the weather is favorable for sea trips).
10 to 15 stalls depending on the season and the weather.
When the sun sticks its head out of the water far on the horizon, on the stones of the port, the wives, mothers or daughters of fishermen pour crushed ice into the display boxes, and display sea bream, sars and other fish.
They are already installed when their husbands, fathers or sons of sailors moor their boats at the quayside and release their tide from their nets.
- Animaux Acceptés
Information provided by OT Martigues
Port de Carro
Place Joseph Fasciola
CRPMEM PACA (Comité Régional des Pêches Maritimes et Elevages Marins)
- 04 91 56 78 33
Where to stay
The campsite is ideally located on the Côte Bleue, 12 km from Martigues, a seaside resort and 3 km from Sausset-les-Pins. The natural fine sand beaches are 100 meters away: La Saulce and Sainte-Croix. Many coves and inlets nearby. Possibility of launching boat and jet ski at 700 meters (port…
It offers direct access to the fine sandy beach of Sainte Croix 400 m or to the typical small port of Tamaris 200 m. The chalets and mobile homes for 2, 4, 5 or 6 people are fully equipped for a pleasant stay, in a natural and unforgettable setting by the sea. You can choose a rental suited…
Camping Marius offers you the Charm and Authenticity of a campsite on a human scale. Sheltered from vegetation, pretty chalets or mobile homes, mostly air-conditioned, and pitches surrounded by greenery offer you holidays in complete privacy. Two options for bare pitches: - Nature camping…
Things to do
Sainte Croix les pieds dans l'eau
Sainte Croix les pieds dans l'eau is a partner of the nautical pass: withdraw your "Nautical Offer Privilege card" giving you the right to discounts on certain services or activities. It is delivered free of charge at the Martigues Convention and Visitors Bureau, at the "La Couronne Information…
Showers and toilets have been fitted as well as a play area for children. Free parking is available nearby and the beach is signposted in summer to ensure the safety of swimmers from the boats leaving the small port. Its main feature is this picnic area fitted out with tables, benches and…
Beach at La Saulce
Standing just above the creek, Chapelle de Sainte Croix appears to be standing guard over the bathers. Built in memory of Saint Mary Magdalene who is said to have moored on these shores with the first Christians chased from Palestine, this little chapel harbours a genuine fragment of the Christ's…
Le petit musée de Carro
Past activities included stone-masonry, fishing, farming and breeding sheep. The simple daily life of our ancestors, fishermen, stone-masons, peasants and shepherds. We have tried to reproduce this more or less distant past for you. Research revealed objects and documents which recount the…
Beach of the Verdon
Supervised Beach, sanitary facilities, bars and restaurants nearby.The little more of the beach of Verdon, it is the pedalos that allow water rides to admire the scenery from the sea.Bathing aid for people with disabilities: -The tiralo is not a boat but a bathing aidused with a companion. It…
Verdon relaxation is a partner of the nautical pass: withdraw your Privilege Nautical Offer card entitling you to reductions on certain services or activities. It is delivered free of charge at the Tourist Office, at the La Couronne Tourist Information Office or on the website:…
Where to eat
Les terrasses de l'Arquet
A breathtaking view overlooking the beach of St. Croix and the horizon offered by the Mediterranean Sea. The restaurant and multipurpose room are open to everyone, not just the residents of the campsite. The room hosts weddings, baptisms and seminars throughout the year.