Scavenger hunt

Le Mystère du panier" treasure hunt in Marseille

Offered by :

Marseille & Pistes

5.0 (27 reviews)

Marseille 2nd district (13)

  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • From 7 to 30 people

You can cancel free of charge up to 48h before the date of the activity.

Gift card valid for 12 months, free exchange

Activity description :

Stroll through the heart of Marseille's historic Panier district, and take part in a thrilling treasure hunt with family and friends.

In the course of the game, you'll discover typical local landmarks such as the Cathedral de la Major, the J1 esplanade with the MUCEM and the Villa Méditerranée, and the Panier's unusual alleyways decorated with street art frescoes by artists from all over the world.

The scenario - "The mystery of the basket

Duration: Between 2h and 2h30 - In teams of 3 to 8 participants - Self-guided - From 7 to 30 people

A few weeks after the death of his aunt, Marius, with a heavy heart, decides to tidy up the house he grew up in. And it's among his aunt's most intimate belongings that he discovers a letter to her dated August 6, 1949. Aged over the years, it seemed never to have been opened. With trembling hands, Marius slowly opens it... What mysteries does the letter contain? And why has his aunt hidden its existence from him? And why? To find out, come and investigate Marius' story...

How does it work?

  • Teams will walk through the streets of the historic district, answering questions and puzzles along the way.
  • Throughout the game, you'll be able to communicate with your guide to help you and provide additional information.
  • Once you've arrived, the guide will tell the story and reward the winners.

You'll need observation and concentration to solve the riddles.


Zero booking fees

Track game

Price per person



la Vieille Charité, 13002 Marseille
Meet on the square in front of the Vieille Charité entrance.
How to get there
- Bus 55: Sadi Carnot
- Bus 49: La Major
- Streetcar: Sadi Carnot

Know before you go

  • In this treasure hunt, you compete against other participants from outside your group. Only the winners will be rewarded.
  • Bring comfortable shoes and clothing + water bottle, hat and sun cream if necessary.

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