Seminar in Marseille
Organize your next seminar in marseille, we take care of everything. share a unique moment in Provence.
Marseille is the oldest city in France: founded under the name of Massalía around 600 BC. Since the arrival of Greek sailors and merchants from Phocaea, Marseille has been an important trading and transit port. Marseille’s access to the Mediterranean Sea has made it a cosmopolitan city rich in its cultural and economic exchanges with southern Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and Asia. It is also often considered the “Door to the Orient” in France.
City of art and culture, Marseille has many wonders to offer. Thanks to its 26 centuries of existence, it combines tradition and modernity.
The city remains deeply marked by its past and today offers a real journey that leads the visitor from its Greek and Roman origins to the modernity of our century and the great architectural achievements of the 21st century.
Named European Capital of Culture in 2013, Marseille immediately immerses you in the feel of Provence: the sun, the multi colored boat and the southern “chanting” accent immediately come to mind. Marseille can be visited for its Old Port, its renewed districts of “Le Panier” and the Docks, its bouillabaisse and its Pastis. Its luminous coast in front a deep blue Mediterranean, its wild creeks or the Pharo gardens are also typical of the bright city.
A little further, the Frioul Islands with the Château d’If complete this wonderful getaway in the land of the “Bonne Mére ”…
Thus, its size, its infrastructure and its large number of attractions make Marseille the ideal playground for strengthening a professional group while having fun through recreational activities that will appeal to a team spirit, creativity and commitment
Beautiful, generous, sunny nature, world-renowned Mediterranean cuisine, secular landscapes where you can unwind, are major assets that guarantee the region its quality of life. Here, professional and personal life are in good balance.
The ease of access to transport to get to Marseille is one of the major assets for the organization of a seminar in the town. Marseille Provence Airport is located close to the city, as is Saint-Charles train station.
Marseille is the first french destination for business trips: it has a multitude of facilities (hotels, congress halls, conference rooms, etc.) with latest generation equipment allowing you to find the most suitable place for your next business seminar. It also offers a wide variety of activities, whether at sea (sailing regatta, jet ski outing, paddle ride, etc.), on land (rally in the vineyards, cultural visit, etc.) or in the mountains (hiking via ferrata, etc.). For your partners or clients’ delight, the city is full of unusual, atypical, original and historic places ideal for hosting your plenary meetings, motivation days, rewards events and for evenings under the sign of Mediterranean sweetness.
In 2023, Marseille will host the Rugby World Cup at the Orange Velodrome and in 2024, the sailing and football events of the Olympic Games. Our teams are here to create our tailor-made seminar event.
WE TAKE CARE OF EVERYTHING
Whatever your city of departure, we take care of your transport and transfers.
3, 4 or 5 * hotel, twin or single? We will find the accommodation that best suits your budget and expectations for your project.
Depending on the spirit you want to give to your event, our project managers can offer you a multitude of activities.
OPTIONS OF YOUR STAY IN MARSEILLE
A real natural gem, the Calanques National Park stretches from the east of Marseille to Cassis, cutting the Mediterranean Sea into a series of small rocky coves. The magnificent white cliffs that surround these coves are a delight for climbing enthusiasts, while swimmers and boaters adore them for their crystal clear turquoise waters. But the magic of the creeks is revealed even more to those who approach them by boat and weave their way off the beaten track.
We offer you an exceptional day aboard an authentic sailboat in the Mediterranean. Sail to discover the small ports along the legendary creeks, savor the sea air and be dazzled by the contrasts of the white rocks with the multitude of colorful variations from the “big blue” sea. This cruise will take you among others to Sormiou, Sugiton, Morgiou, En-Vau, Port Pin, Port Miou or even Calanques de Cassis, Château d’If, Frioul … More than a « nautical activity », this day will allow you to travel. Trust us, you will not “discover” the Calanques, you will live them.
MuCEM is the 1st national museum devoted to Mediterranean cultures. Located between the Old Port and Fort Saint Jean, the MuCEM offers many themed exhibitions all year round on anthropology, the history of Mediterranean culture and archeology. You will also discover many works of ancient and contemporary art. Thanks to your skip-the-line pass, you will quickly access the collections by avoiding the queue at the entrance of the building. You can wander freely in the corridors and spaces of the most famous museum in Marseille! The exhibitions are presented in the heart of a fully restored 17th century historic monument. Its atypical architecture, between elegance and modernity, make it one of the new cultural emblems of Marseille. Marseille has for several centuries been a city of exchange and a cultural crossroads which is full of a heritage unique in the world!
Soak up Marseille with an easy-to-ride electric scooter and travel twice the distance in half the time. Follow our guide around the picturesque quays of the Old Port and Marseilles, take a tour of the Panier district and go down Rue de la République, discover monuments such as the Major Cathedral or the Palais du Pharo. A fun and original way to enjoy the sunny city.
During this tour you will be accompanied by a local street artist, who will offer you to discover the Panier district through the murals, graffiti, tags, stencils, collages and workshops hidden there. Le Panier is the emblematic district of the city of Marseille, with its squares, its pedestrian and winding streets hidden between the Old Port and the Mucem. The Street Art Tour teams provide another way to discover this place steeped in history and culture, by sharing their passion for urban art and presenting the works of local and international artists.
An essential activity in the South of France, the pétanque tournament is a must, in that it offers a moment of conviviality, thanks to the ultimate southern summer game. Did you also know that this was a sport in its own right, which included more than 300,000 players in France alone? Petanque is played alone and in teams of 2 or 3 people, with a triplet of balls in hand. Practiced on a 6m long sandy ground, the adversaries clash while trying to shoot their balls as close as possible to the jack (small wooden ball). The pétanque tournament allows you to put yourself in a competitive condition while enjoying a pleasant activity and in a great and relaxed atmosphere.
Embark on a regatta during a prestigious and original team-building with an ideal activity to strengthen cohesion and communication within a team. Indeed, a regatta requires reflection, but above all, capacities for adaptation and coordination which make it possible to achieve collective performance and thus learn to work better together. Before « taking the plunge », the participants will regroup in teams and will benefit from an initiation. Each team will be accompanied by a skipper and will receive a card and a log book. Also, each participant will have an active role on his boat, the skipper being only there to guide them while remaining in charge of safety. The level of difficulty of the activity will be adapted to your experience and we will define together the course and the sailboats that best meet your expectations.
To organize a team building, these adventures activities are multiple within the creeks and are fully adaptable to the sporting level of the participants. Each challenge is supervised by professional monitors. The aim of these activities is to provide your teams with a moment of togetherness by developing their competitiveness but also by focusing on sharing aid and support. Some examples of activities: climbing in the creeks with zip lines over the water, orienteering in the middle of the coves, games such as rallies or olympiads which allow you to discover the region or even quizzes and tastings of regional food specialties. We organize these “à la carte” activities according to your desires and your budget. We then suggest the best locations according to the chosen activities.
In the heart of the vertiginous cliffs of Soubeyrane, this vertical course will take you over the Mediterranean. You will discover an unforgettable landscape in a very original way … The courses are laid out at the heart of cliffs and rock walls, and secured by « handrails » to which the participants are connected. The routes use pre-installed equipment and can be enhanced with abseils and zip lines. This race will allow you to have an exceptional view of the creeks of Cassis.
Canyoning is part of the thrilling sports tribe. Jumps in limpid water basins, slides on polished rock slides, abseiling waterfalls, crossing natural obstacles, swimming in swirls of foam: from the aquatic hiking route within everyone’s reach in a secluded river to more technical canyons for the most athletic ones, these whitewater activities offer a fun immersion in a particularly spectacular and wild universe. Do not wait any longer and take the plunge! …
…and many more on request.