St Victor early christian crypt

A fortified monastery church

The abbey St Victor is the one of the most impressive religious building in Marseilles. It is a fortified monastery church, built on rocks. An early Christian crypt deep down below, dates back to the 5th century. In the rock, there are a number of stones and sarcophagus, that contain the remains of holy martyrs that date back to the Romain persecutions of the Christians.

A holy site  to discover with your guide!