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Montreal: Self-Guided Old Town Scavenger Hunt Walking Tour

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Activity provider: Explorial
Other experience

Montreal: Self-Guided Old Town Scavenger Hunt Walking Tour

Activity provider: Explorial

From US$ 15.27 per person

Discover the traditional heart of Montreal on a self-guided scavenger hunt walking tour in Old Montreal. Solve challenging clues and creative picture puzzles to find hidden gems and charming alleys.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Solve interesting puzzles and have fun while learning new things about Montreal
  • Discover highlights like Vauquelin Place and La Grande Roue de Montréal”
  • Take in the vibe at Bonsecours Market with the game's pause and resume function
  • Go past just seeing the sights by interacting with them with exciting challenges
  • Uncover Montreal's Old Town in a unique way and see things in a new perspective
Full description

Get to know Montreal at your own pace on this interactive walking tour. Download the app and set off through the Old Town on a scavenger hunt. Explore the city on foot and get points for solving different types of tasks. 

Book the game and get a game code via email with instructions on how to play. Head to the “Place d'Armes” and use the code to unlock the game in the app. Use hints to find the best sights and hidden gems throughout the city. The map function in the app will help you get there. 

Once you’ve arrived at the place you’re looking for, you’ll be asked questions and get to interact with the sight. Look for answers hidden in signs and pictures.

Expect exciting photo tasks that require a lot of creativity. If you master the snapshots, you will be rewarded with points. Along the way, see fascinating places like the Vauquelin Place, Bonsecours Market, and La Grande Roue de Montréal.

Get around own pace and take breaks whenever you want with the pause and resume feature. The tour ends at the “La Grande Roué de Montréal”.

  • Self-guided walking tour through the Explorial App
  • Guide
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

There is no guide to meet for this tour. Simply go to Place d'Armes, open the Explorial app and enter the game code to start the activity. The game code will be sent immediately after booking.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Charged Smartphone
  • Internet access

Know before you go

  • This activity requires an internet connection
  • You can use multiple languages per group
  • This activity takes place outside
  • The average duration of the activity is 1.5-2 hours, however, there is no time limit
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 22 reviews

Review summary

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top, très instructif et ludique 😊

March 15, 2023


Too expensive for what it is.

February 7, 2023

Really like this app! Easy to use and you learn a lot. The family loved it. We will use it for sure in other cities.

February 5, 2023

Product ID: 417649