Adventure tour calanques - The monkeys bay
A giant zipline fox in front of Marseille islands and creeks
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A magnificent walk approachable to all, starting from the small authentic port of Goudes and Callelongue.
This majestic site is situated in the aerea of Marseille city center and at the front door of the massif of Calanques. From the village of Goudes you will go to discover the small authentic port of Callelongue and its small creeks. It is in front of a legendary passage of smugglers called " The monkeys bay ", that you will walk on the rocks which overhang the sea and the creeks. A Tyrolean of 100 m (optional) will be installed by our guides for big shivers and will offer you a fantastic view over beaches and islands of Marseille!
9h30-12h00 ou 16h00 -18h30
Ref : PA
Reception and briefing of the participants at the port of Callelongue. After a 10 min hike, you will reach the start of the "Monkeys bay " adventure tour.
This adventure crosses two creeks. The first creek offers playful passages on ropes before reaching a headland which dominates the islands of Maïres, Riou, Flat and Jars... The second creek will be crossed by a magnificent Tyrolean (optional), photos of which will be not to miss...
Obligatory : hike.
Optional: via cordata, Tyrolean (100 m)
Water (1,5L / pers), sunnies, sun-cream, wind jacket, sneakers with laces.
Your guide will wait at the traffic circle situated in the entrance of the small village of Callelongue (just before the barrier with a National park guardian). Park on parking spaces situated before or on the roadside.
To get from the city center of Marseille take direction "plages - Pointe Rouge " then follow "Les Goudes". Cross les Goudes and take direction to Callelongue up to the end of the road.
Be careful : this road is very visited. Make sure you included traffic jam in your time of route, espacially during the week-end.