Marseille is a wonderful destination, full of history — if you know what to look for. Otherwise, the city can appear edgy and unsafe. Marseille is also the gateway to UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the birthplace of world-class wines, and cities such as Avignon and Aix-en-Provence that exude the charm of this beautiful region. Learn more about shore excursions from Marseille, France.
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