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Istanbul Highlights Self Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Tour

Istanbul Highlights Self Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Tour

Activity provider: World City Trail

From US$ 6.87 per person

Discover the hidden gems of Istanbul as you walk around this enchanting city. Solve riddles and follow clues on this scavenger hunt. Use maps through the self-guided mobile app to navigate your way around the city.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Have fun solving riddles and puzzles in Istanbul
  • Learn interesting facts about this ancient city
  • Discover hidden gems in every corner you turn
  • Take great photos of Istanbul's Old City, the Galata Tower, and much more
  • Choose from a variety of languages to play your game in
Full description

Solve riddles and find clues on a self-guided scavenger hunt and walking tour through Istanbul. Using a tour app on your phone, explore Istanbul at your own pace, starting and stopping whenever you want. 

Start your journey by downloading your app and following the maps to find your way to all the top attractions along the tour route (download instructions received via after booking).

At each attraction, solve a location-based riddle to unlock the following location. Work as a team and use logic, imagination, observation, and problem solving to make your way around the city. Along the way, you can stop for a coffee and lunch or a break at any time. 

Discover the real Istanbul on this fun tour. The cliche goes, Istanbul is where east meets west. However, this unique city, a combination of history and different cultural backgrounds, makes this city a true melting pot.

The tour route includes Sultanahmet Square, the Blue Mosque, the Obelisk of Theodosius, the Topkapi Palace, the New Mosque, the Galata Bridge, the Galata Tower, İşbank Museum, the Vilayet Mosque, the Tomb of Abdul Hamid I, and Hagia Sofia.

Includes
  • Mobile app and login credentials
  • City tour and information
  • Navigation
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drink
  • Entrance fees
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Start your tour at Sultanahmet Square. Follow the link sent to your phone via sms and email (please check your SPAM folder too) and use your email and serial key to login in the mobile app. No one will wait for you. You can start playing any time you want. The QR code is not needed for this activity. In case of multiple groups, use the same serial key and email and language per team.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Packed lunch
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Charged Smartphone

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • You need a fully charged smartphone to play
  • Internet connection is required
  • The cost is per group of up to 5 people
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult to play
  • You can start any time without a schedule. Just log in to the app and start playing
  • The game is designed for adults. Kids can participate if someone explains the puzzles
  • There is no time limit for this activity. You can complete it at your own pace
  • You have to think and solve the puzzles. It is not a trivia game

Product ID: 407900