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Geneva: the Secrets of Old Town Discovery Game

Product ID: 178077
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Imagine seeing Geneva's Old Town in a new light, without listening to a tour guide. With this unique discovery game, enjoy a gentle stroll around the city as you solve clues to take you to different locations and learn more about this fascinating city.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Booklets
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the secrets and hidden gems of Geneva
  • Solve clues on your phone that take you on an exploration of the city
  • Discover monuments, landmarks, and little known spots
  • Learn about Geneva's history and unlock local recommendations for each riddle that you solve
  • Enjoy an interactive and self-guided game experience via a web app; play with the city
Full description
Discover Geneva as never before with this original interactive game experience. Using your cell phone, your challenge will start in front of the Opera Gallery on Place de Longemalle. Simply open your e-mail link that will be sent to you after booking and your adventure will begin.

Set off to explore Geneva as you solve 12 clues, with each correct answer taking you to the next location. As you proceed through the challenge, learn more about the history of the city and the local culture with fun facts. If you need a little helping hand, ask for hints to help you solve the clues.

Explore the charming streets of Geneva’s Old Town and you will begin to look at its main sights differently. While solving the cryptic clues, you’ll unlock recommendations to some favorite spots for food, drinks and of course, cheese fondue! You’ll also discover the city’s quiet alleys and some unique views. If you're looking for a fun way to experience the city, then this is a truly unique opportunity.
Includes
  • A web app game played on your smart phone (A little data is needed, 2MB, no downloads)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Start next to the fountain in front of the Opera Gallery on Place de Longemalle

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Important information
Know before you go
• The rules of the game are easy: each riddle is made up of directions and a question. To answer the question, you can try as many answers as you like. If you’re stuck, you can ask for a hint, there’s one per riddle. However, asking for a hint adds 10 minutes ‘penalty time’ to your overall completion time. If you’re lost, you can skip a riddle, this adds 20 minutes ‘penalty time’. It is recommended that you always ask for a hint before skipping a riddle, to ensure you’re in the right place to continue your adventure.

• This is a self-guided tour which means that there is no guide waiting for you at the meeting point.

• The games are only available in English, not in the local language.
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From US$ 26.84 US$ 21.47 Per group up to 5

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Product ID: 178077