Day trip - on the steps of the French Connexion in Marseille
Day trip to Marseille in the footsteps of the FRENCH CONNECTION, historical background of the 1970s. A look back at the history of drug trafficking between Marseille and New York, an exciting historical picture in the heart of Marseille's districts, with a surprise lunch. A very beautiful excursion in Marseille out of the ordinary.
SURPRISE lunch » back in the 70s. in a mythical restaurant in a former Corsican crime scene, living testimony of the Zampa headquarters. – retrospective of the history of the French Connection and its highlights in the presence of a police officer who lived and covered the events in the 70/71 years.
There was the drug war between France and the United States in the 1970s. At that time, the heroine « made in Marseille », renowned for its high quality, was wreaking havoc on the American streets. Thousands of people have died from overdose throughout America, particularly in New York. The American government is powerless in the face of the trafficking organised with complete impunity by the Corsican Trundians of the « French Connection », based in Marseille. Meeting with witnesses from the French Connection who will make you relive this memorable moment: Gilles who covered the events, a former police officer, an emblematic figure, who will accompany you on his csooter, during the tour ( with your translator in your language). Visit of the emblematic landmarks of the French Connection: Judge Michel, who was transferred to Marseille in 1975, embarked on a crusade against the heroin traffickers of the « French Connection ». His number one enemy became Gaëtan Zampa, the godfather of the local mob. The judge makes numerous serial arrests. In the space of 3 years, more than 500 traffickers have been apprehended.
PRICE PER PERSON BASIC 8 PERSONS, VAN driver guide French English private 130 euros (special surprise meal included)
PRICE PER PERSON BASIC 16 PERSONS, mini bus driver guide French English private 150 euros (special surprise meal included)