Le petit musée de Carro
Martigues - Cultural place
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 history of our villages which, after all, have very strong ties.
Individuals: free visit, no booking required.
- Car park
Information provided by OT Martigues
Cercle St Pierre des pêcheurs (1er étage)
15 Place Joseph Fasciola
- 06 78 89 85 45
Where to stay
Situated on 5.5 hectares of grounds: 151 mobile homes (1 with disabled access) and 52 tent and motorhome pitches. Telephone lines open: July and August from 8am to 8pm, March and October from 9am to middy and 2pm to 6pm, April-May-June-September from 9am to midday and 2pm to 7pm. Pets are…
Residence Goélia Cap blue
Facilities include a heated outdoor pool and paddling pool, tennis court, children's playground and petanque court. Beaches just 500m away and shops within 200m. It is the ideal place to take a break and explore the Côte Bleue. +33 (0)1 60 76 59 00 Bookings: Monday to Friday 9am to 7pm.
La Villa Du Petit Port
Swimming pool (10x5) heated and secure from April to October (9 am / 11 am and 5 pm / 8 pm). Ground floor: private entrance to the bedroom with 1 double bed, bathroom with corner shower and heated towel rail, wc. air conditioning, wi-fi internet, mini bar, flat screen TV. Courtesy tray…
Camping-cars Park La Source, Martigues-La Couronne
9 locations, a few meters from the beaches of Saulce and Ste-Croix. Service area, emptying, supply of water, electricity. Timestamp access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Payment by credit card only. Rates: 24h, 12 euros / 5h + services: 5 euros. Tourist tax: 0.61 euros.
Things to do
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…
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…
Its fish market attracts people from throughout the region and is a real treat for the eyes and the taste buds! Situated just a stone's throw from the port, "Plage de Carro" is a fairly small shingle beach, just big enough to accommodate the families and surfers who come here to tackle the…
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…
Plage Rives d'Or
Plage des Rives d’Or Sausset-les-Pins – a small resort on the Côte Bleue coast -, is part of the "Marine Park": a protected area where fishing and underwater hunting are prohibited. Diving and snorkelling fans will simply adore exploring the crystal-clear waters of "Plage des Rives d’Or"…
Verdon Détente (location matériels de plage)
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:…
Bonnieu Naturist Beach
I am not a naturist but I would like to try: via the invitation of a person who is a member of the MNS association, you can try naturism 2 times maximum at the rate of 5 euros per day and per person (a receipt will be issued to you ). Bonnieu naturist beach is located near Martigues. Modest…
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.