The Felix de la Bastide campsite is located in the municipality of Saint Mitre-les-Remparts in the Massane area, on the wild west coast of the Étang de Berre, in the Bouches du Rhône department. It is 5kms far from Martigues with an ideal distance from the Côte Bleue, its beaches, its creeks, the most beautiful villages of Provence and the Camargue. 300 kms from Lyon, 760 kms from Paris.
Lat N43°28’10.78" Long E5°1’26.216"
If coming from the north via the A7 motorway (toll), take direction Istres/Salon-de-Provence, then take the direction of Martigues. Before Saint Mitre-les-Remparts, in the second roundabout after Istres, turn left on the D52 towards « Varage/Massane/les Plages ». After two kilometers, turn left into the « allée Plage d'Arthur ». The campsite is at the end of the road.
If you come from other directions, take the direction of Martigues, then Istres on D5. Exit Saint Mitre. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit on the right direction Saint Mitre on the D50 road then 1st right on the D52 towards « Varage/Massane/Campings ». At Massane, turn into the 1st street on the right into the « allée Plage d'Arthur ». The campsite is 100m far, at the end of the road.
The nearest TGV stations are in Aix-en-Provence and Marseilles-St.Charles which are about 50mns far from the campsite (the Paris-Marseille TGV journey takes about 3 hours).
The TER "Le Petit Train Bleu" connects the stations of Marseille Saint Charles and Miramas via Martigues and Istres.
Line 29 bus goes from Martigues to Istres and has a station at Massane in Saint Mitre les Remparts, that is to say 300m far from the campsite.
Many european airports now provide direct flights to the Marignane airport nearby Marseille. It is then 45mns far from the campsite by car.