Lyon: Self-Guided WWII Escape Game in the Old Town via App

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Lyon: Self-Guided WWII Escape Game in the Old Town via App

From $11.67 per group up to 2

Play a thrilling game where your mission is to break free from the city limits of Lyon. While attempting to escape the Nazis, follow clues to discover fascinating places in the old town such as the Maison Henri IV or the Cathédrale Saint-Jean-Baptiste.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Try a new type of experience, the perfect mix between a tour, outdoor escape game, and treasure hunt
  • Envision and reenact the terror of being caught by the Nazis
  • Maneuver through the secret passageways and hidden courtyards of Lyon
  • Admire stunning statues and fountains along the way
Full description
Discover Lyon’s fascinating history and attractions while you solve clues around the old town. Explore this charming city in France by playing a quest with your friends, significant other, or family. Each clue leads you from one place to another by providing you with exact directions so you won't need a map, GPS, or guide. As you solve the problem and guess the answer, the secret story of that place is unlocked. Receive all instructions via email after booking, go to the starting point, and begin the adventure. The city game will take you about 1.5 hours to complete, but there’s no time limit, allowing you to go at your own pace. You won't need a guide, just download the app, go to the starting point, and begin the adventure.
  • Exploration game access
  • Guide
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Go to the starting point at 1 Place des Terreaux, 69001 Lyon, France. The game only begins once you arrive there. Follow the instructions received by email after the booking and the instruction inside the app.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Charged Smartphone

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • This city game is available in English
  • A full refund is available if you don't enjoy this self-guided tour
  • There is no person assisting you at the starting point
  • To start the game, you must use the app and follow the instructions you get by email after purchase
  • Start whenever is convenient for you
  • Pause the game at any time and restart whenever you want, from the place you left it at
  • If you are a large group, one person can purchase access for the entire group by selecting the number of people in the group
  • All group members will be able to play the city game on their smartphones
  • You can play as a group and solve the clues together as you walk, or you can split into smaller groups/teams and compete against each other
  • This tour is private, with no human contact, allowing you to avoid crowds
  • You can play this game 24/7
  • You can play this game offline
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