Hiking #4 – Calanque de Port Pin

Again today, not a real good and long hike (friends or effort, you have to choose sometimes !), but weather was kind of strange so I could take good pictures.

Today I’ll show you the calanque de Port-Pin. At the beginning, we wanted to go to the calanque d’En Vau (total approx. 6km come & go).

The hike starts in Cassis. You first follow a rock path for few minutes on the top of an harbor. When you turn your head back, you can see the first amazing view.
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They, after few minutes of light “climbing” road, you can see a very Nice view of the sea.
As I said, weather was very strange. Hot and humid, windy, cloudy, and sunny at the same time. We were almost walking through the clouds at some moments, I loved that feeling !

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After only 2km soft walk, you arrive to the calanque de Port-Pin. As summer sea son already started here, place was a bit crowded but I tried avoid people for pictures ! Few persons were swimming but water was too cold for me.

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We decided to continue the ride to the Calanque d’En Vau, climbing a bit more on the path. Thanks to the weather, there was again breath-takings pictures to take !

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We walked a bit more but not enough to reach En Vau this time (non-trained friends didn’t feel it). I took few seconds to take last picture and we made our way back to Port-Pin for a good lunch and laid on the beach.

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I’ll definitely come back here to see En Vau !

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