How to find a campsite in Martigues
If you want to stay in the heart of Martigues, you should know in advance that it is an excellent destination. Nicknamed the "Venice of Provence", you will have the opportunity to find different guest offers on HomeCamper to install your camper or tent. Between the sea and the wilderness, Martigues is a perfect place for all nature lovers whose hosts at HomeCamper will be delighted to welcome you!
What to visit in Martigues
A destination of choice lately, Martigues has been very popular since around the year 2008, having obtained the "Seaside and tourist resort" label. For all beach lovers, you can discover the beach of Vernon or the beach of La Couronne which will not fail to seduce you. The historic city centre of Martigues is also a place to visit with its colourful alleys, its port and its aforementioned "Venice" atmosphere. Classified as a historical monument, you can visit the 17th century Annonciade chapel. You will be able to discover totally exceptional decorations and painted walls, sculpted panelling as well as a splendid golden altarpiece. It is also impossible not to go to the Brescon quay to discover the famous bird mirror where many painters have gone over the years, whether it is Delacroix or Corot. If you enjoy archeology, you can discover the Théâtre des Salins or the Tholon site close to the Etang de Berre. If you like sports and nature, you can visit the Figuerolles park, which includes a botanical trail, various mountain bike trails and an educational farm for family holidays.
When to go to Martigues
If you want to go to Martigues, the best months of the year are May, June, July and August for the climate. However, thanks to a Mediterranean climate, you can enjoy visits all year round, even in winter, while avoiding the crowds of people during the summer season!