Cassis The Essential
The small, bustling fishing port of Cassis lies in a pleasant setting between Cap Canaille and the deep narrow creeks known as calanques. The quality of the light in the region inspired artists such as Derain, Vlaminck, Matisse and Dufy. It is also a busy summer resort, popular with swimmers, divers and sailors.
From Cassis, head towards La Ciotat on