Marseille: Calanques Hike

The participants of the LSU CoAD in pairs program have a chance to exploreCalanques de Marseille on the day of their Marseille Exploration.

Photo by Andie Ottenweller. 

Photo by Lily Guidry.

The Massif des Calanques(Calanques de Marseille) is a wild and rugged terrain stretching from the ninth arrondissement of Marseille to the east towards Cassis, spanning 20 km in length and 4 km in width along the coast.

Photo by Lily Guidry.

Its highest peak is Mont Puget at 565m. The area has been protected by a national park since 2012.

Photo by AliXandria Cinquigranno.

Photo by Katherine  Rovai.

The Parc National des Calanques is an area of incredible beauty, diverse landscapes, and unique cultural heritage. Photo by Katherine  Rovai.

Photo by Katherine Rovai.

Photo by Taylor Saxena.

It was an amazing experience for the students during their Marseille Exploration! It experienced them a great adventure.