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Bruges: Self-Guided Highlights Scavenger Hunt & Walking Tour

4.2 / 5

73 reviews

Activity provider: World City Trail

Bruges: Self-Guided Highlights Scavenger Hunt & Walking Tour

Activity provider: World City Trail

From US$ 6.78 per person

Explore Bruges walking, playing, and learning on this self-guided scavenger hunt and walking tour in one. Using your phone as your guide, solve riddles and see the city’s important attractions.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Bruges solving riddles and puzzles
  • Learn about the city and find hidden gems
  • Get plenty of time to take beautiful photos
  • Enjoy a tour while still practicing social distancing
Full description

Covid-19 Update

Due to health and safety regulations, this itinerary may change. See Know before you go for the latest updates.

Get to know Bruges at your own pace on this interactive scavenger hunt walking tour played on your phone. Decipher riddles, interact with the most important attractions of the city, and unlock interesting facts. 

After downloading the scavenger hunt tour on your mobile device (via a link and login credentials received upon booking), use the mobile app and integrated maps to reach 10 of Bruges’ most important attractions on foot.

At each stop, learn about the attraction and solve a location-based riddle that can only be solved if you reach the specific location. Use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to unlock the correct code and reveal the next destination of the tour.

As you walk through the city, enjoy the flexibility to pause your game at any time to take a break, snap the perfect photos, stop for lunch, or visit a museum. Choose to continue the tour later or save the rest for another day.

You can start the activity any time, the schedule is indicative.During the tour, you will see the following landmarks:

Burg Square Jan Van Eyck Square Belfry of Bruges Sint-Salvatorskathedraal Bonifacius Bridge Church of Our Lady Bruges Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan Ten Wijngaerde, Begijnhof Astridpark Rozenhoedkaai and more

Includes
  • Mobile app and login credentials
  • Self-guided scavenger hunt tour
  • Navigation
  • Live guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Transportation
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Start your scavenger hunt tour in Jan van Eyckplein. No one will be waiting for you, and you can start playing any time you want.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Charged Smartphone

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • This activity requires an internet connection
  • You can only use one language per group. If your group is multilingual and you need more languages, you will need to book multiple games. If your group is larger and you need to break into multiple groups, you will also need to book multiple games
  • This activity takes place entirely outside
  • The average duration of the activity is 2-2.5 hours, however, there is no time limit
  • The game is designed for adults, children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The game requires thinking in order to solve the puzzles
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.2 /5

based on 73 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    4.1/5

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A great way to explore Bruges on our own! Cracking the codes at each of the location to reveal the history of the site was fun and navigating to the next site meant we could meander through the city taking in its charm. Would definitely recommend as an alternative to guided walking tours!

May 8, 2022

Via a website we walked the beautiful, interesting route with our mobile phone. The questions were a lot of fun. Not too difficult. And a great way to discover the beautiful city of Bruges in 1 afternoon. We were 2 adults, 2 kids aged 16 and 13 and our Jack Russell. Stopped at the Chocolate Museum on the way. Over an hour in Very nice! The fries museum was disappointing. Not recommended. The dog could not enter both, but waiting is no problem. Plenty to see at a short distance. A round by horse and carriage was a nice touristic addition. We are going to use this way more often for a city trip!

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April 28, 2022

A fun quest that takes you to a few beautiful places. Initially some confusion... after ordering you will receive a few emails from 'GetYourGuide' with links to an app, as well as to a voucher associated with this game etc... You do not need any of these things to play the game . You will eventually also receive a link via SMS, which will lead you to a website (not an app!), where you can play the game. The information from 'GetYourGuide' is probably aimed at physical tours with a guide, and therefore not tailored to this game. Also: the texts in the game are not always correct in sentence structure, and some assignments show that the makers are originally English; so that's definitely something to take into account if you are looking for a word a / h. Duration: about 1h45 min stroll

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April 9, 2022

Product ID: 407938