Discover submarine wildlife just opposite Marseille
At the Frioul islands, Le Grand Congloué is well-known among diving enthusiasts. This small rocky islet, an actual marine reserve, is home to a large variety of species that you can discover during a dive with a seasoned guide. A few kilometres away as the crow flies you’ll find the Riou Islands, an archipelago which is in the Calanques National Park You can reach its caves, known as Les Impériaux (the Imperials) by boat from Marseille. As diving is locally a very popular sport, there are a number of diving clubs around Marseille. And there’s something for all levels, from beginners’ lessons to sea outings for seasoned divers, so let yourself be tempted!