A call at an authentic French Mediterranean town, far away from the beaten track.

A  distinctive and colourful cultural identity

technical Information

The port of Sete


The completely fenced-in and ISPS certified port offers various berths for cruise ships;

- "Quai d’Alger": for ships with a maximum length of 200 M and a draft of 7.40 M.

Here guests are received at a bright and attractive cruise terminal offering a Wi-Fi hot spot, a tourist information office, a shop and currency exchange at a mere 5-10 walk from the city center. With an adjacent parking space  for up to 12 tour coaches and a taxi stand.

- "Masselin" 1, 2, and 3 for ships up to 245 M LOA and a draft of 10 M.

- "H" for ships up to 350 meters LOA and a draft of 14M.

A shuttle service to town is provided by the port.

An overview of possible excursions




Sete shore excursions


Sète is the leading fishing port on the French Mediterranean and is proud of its culture and traditions which are inspired by the sea: water jousting competitions, fishing and local festivals, farming of shellfish in the Thau lagoon.

Sète’s geographical position in the Languedoc Roussillon region allows passengers to visit 5 UNESCO World Heritage sites, and enjoy a number of various programs, in a series of one-day or half-day tours.