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Spectacular views

One of the most enchanting ways to drive to Marseille, particularly if you come from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
weberwest
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Bellingham, Washington
Third Visit and Still in Awe

We have been to Cassis on 3 separate occasions and each time we took the opportunity to drive the... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Ellen L
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Thornton, Colorado
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a nice road to take as a detour in the area. Depending on what you are looking for, the starting point and time of day might be of interest. I drove it from Cassis to La Ciotat in the afternoon. The good thing...More

Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most enchanting ways to drive to Marseille, particularly if you come from Aix-en-Provence, is to first drive to La Ciotat, then take the Route des Crêtes D141 from La Ciotat to Cassis, it is only about 15km/10miles and takes about 30 minutes...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We have been to Cassis on 3 separate occasions and each time we took the opportunity to drive the Route des Cretes. This time we got to introduce friends to this magical drive. The views are breathtaking and if you go early in the morning,...More

1  Thank Ellen L
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Beautiful drive between La Ciotat and Cassis with stops along the way to admire the view and the coast.

1  Thank Chris77CH
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Experience of a life-time, even if you just drive it. But get out of the car at least once to be overwhelmed by the views. Absolutely spectacular. So far we haven't been to the Calanques by boat (always there the wrong time) but this is...More

1  Thank SampleASample
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Whilst driving thru the Gorge I saw this route and went for it. Excellent drive with great views, if you’re lucky you’ll see dozens of eagles circulating below u, a fantastic sight

1  Thank Ian B
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Make sure you go on a clear day if possible. Outstanding views, not a very long drive and definitely worth the time!

Thank Opher
Reviewed 29 August 2017

While coming from Cassis we took the Route des Cretes to return home. The route is not always accessible due to possible heavy winds. The winding and turning road provide some scary moments for some of us but the views were breathtaking! Plenty of opportunities...More

Thank Astrid D
Reviewed 26 July 2017

If you have a car, this is a great place to come to escape the crowds of Cassis and see the Med from a different angle. There are tons of parking areas with scenic viewpoints, and a few where you can take a short hike...More

Thank o_hughmanatee
Reviewed 13 July 2017

If you find yourself in Cassis with a car, it would be a huge mistake to not drive along this costal route. There are many parking areas where you can pull over and take in the gorgeous views. Absolutely breathtaking!

Thank Lauren T
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katemwilliamson
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Response from AnaScarlet | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it can be done, but I would not do it. The road is quite narrow and drivers must pay attention to traffic coming from the opposite direction. It won't be as relaxing as driving a small car, although even that requires... More
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Goolwa19
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Of course you can, and you will see some beautiful landscape ! Just take good walking shoes. Sorry for bad english : french guy answer ...
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