Frioul archipelago (islands), Marseille

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The Frioul archipelago is a group of four islands located off the Mediterranean coast of France, approximately 4 kilometres (2 miles) from Marseille. The islands of the archipelago cover a total land area of approximately 200 hectares. According to the 2015 census, the population was 146.


The islands of Pomègues and Ratonneau are connected by a mole built in 1822.
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  • Ratonneau is one of the islands of the Frioul archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea, off the southern coast of France near Marseille. It is relatively long and thin, approximately 2.5 km (1.55 miles...  more »
  • It was a late autumn day with a very moody weather and yet we decided to visit the archipelago and had a lot of fun. First the short journey back and forth is with quite scenic views over the city...  more »
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  • Really nice island in Marseille!!! I think you’d better enjoying your time in this island not goint to ‘IF’ island. Just take the ship and take your swim suit. Enjoy your time in the ocean and just watching the ocean is also cool! But you have to walk for about 20 minutes to Ocean:(
  • Interesting and historical place to visit... the beautiful limestone cliffs meeting in the sea.....

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