Walk along urban shoreline. Overview of the industrial complex of Port-Saint-Louis in Fos-sur-mer.
The route, after having quit the town will take you into the forest massif of Castillon which is surrounded by four ponds: pond may, the Engrenier, the Lavalduc pond pond and pond of Citis.
Excavations undertaken by Henri Rolland in 1935 and continued after his death, resulted in updated, from eight archaeological layers. A very beautiful Hellenistic wall (2nd century BC) surmounted by the Paleo-Christian speaker, a Christian Necropolis, the barrel of the Basilica of St-Vincent-Ugium... The Chapelle St-Blaise is a Romanesque of the 12th century, restored building in the 13th century the façade was remade in 1608. Surrounded by medieval tombs, it is preceded by the barrel of a church from the 11th century. It occupies the site of the city of Castelveyre. The long wall, built in 1231 to protect it, closing today the scope of searches where the ruins of Ugium are those of the ancient city.
- Duration :
- 1/2 day
- Means of transport :
- On foot
- Drop :
- Denivele 278.0