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Heidelberg Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt & City Tour

3.9 / 5

15 reviews

Heidelberg Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt & City Tour

Activity provider: World City Trail

From US$ 6.98 per person

Explore Heidelberg with a smartphone app scavenger hunt and walking tour. Solve attraction-based riddles and see sights like Bismarckplatz Park and the Old Town.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Combine a tour with the fun of a scavenger hunt
  • Learn local history and facts about the city
  • Discover hidden gems in Heidelberger Altstadt (Old Town)
  • Stop at any time to snap as many pictures as you want
Full description

Make the most out of your visit to Heidelberg with this interactive smartphone scavenger hunt and self-guided walking tour. Complete location-based riddles as you walk through the greenery of Bismarckplatz Park and the charming cobbled streets of Heidelberger Altstadt (old town).

After downloading the tour app on your mobile device (instructions received via email after booking), you'll follow a route that leads you to 10 of the most important sights in the city.

As you explore, use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to uncover clues at each attraction to find your next destination. Feel the thrill of solving each riddle as you work to finish the game.

Choose to start or pause the tour whenever you want and explore the city at your own personal pace. Along the way, learn history and facts about Heidelberg to get a local perspective of this picturesque city.

The tour route includes Bismarckplatz Park, the House of the Giant, the Kurpfälzisches Museum, Universitätsplatz, Jesuitenkirche, Marktplatz, Brückenaffe, the Old Bridge, Kornmarkt, and Karlsplatz, where the tour ends.

Includes
  • Mobile app and login credentials
  • Self-guided tour
  • Tour guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drink
  • Entrance fees
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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The tour starts at Bismarckplatz Park. No one will wait for you. You can start playing any time you want.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • A charged smartphone and internet connection is required for this activity
  • A link for the mobile app and login credentials will be sent after booking
  • You can start any time by logging into the app
  • This is for a group of up to 5 people
  • The total average duration of a game is 2-2.5 hours
  • Each game is in one language, if you require multiple languages the game should be purchased in each language
  • It is recommended to play during daylight hours, as the lack of light may make it difficult to solve puzzles
  • The game is designed for adults. Kids can participate if someone explains the puzzles
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • You have to think and solve the puzzles. It is not a trivia game
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.9 /5

based on 15 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    3/5

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Die Route war wunderschön und die Rätsel waren genial! Wir haben es genossen!

May 14, 2022

I had an amazing an unique experience! Best way to learn about the city in a fun way, thank you

May 14, 2022

We had a lot of fun with the puzzles! We were on the road for a total of 5 hours. With the game you notice much more of the history of the city.

April 23, 2022

Product ID: 407967