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Paris: Marais District Scavenger Hunt and Self-Guided Tour

4.9 / 5

14 reviews

Activity provider: Explorial

Paris: Marais District Scavenger Hunt and Self-Guided Tour

Activity provider: Explorial

From US$ 9.55 per person

Explore the fashionable Paris neighborhood of Les Marais on a smartphone-led scavenger hunt and self-guided walking tour. Solve puzzles and learn fascinating facts about the city along the way.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Solve interesting puzzles, have fun and learn new things about the lower part of the Marais district in Paris
  • Discover the “Saint Jacques Tower”, “Bastille”, “Hôtel de Sens”, “Place des Vosges” and many more exciting sights in the neighbourhood
  • Explore the city and find hidden gems at your own pace
  • Try a new type of experience with your smartphone, the perfect mix between a walking tour, sightseeing, and a scavenger hunt.
  • Enjoy the tour in English and French
Full description
Get to know the lower part of the Marais district in Paris at your own pace on this interactive scavenger hunt walking tour. You'll explore the city on foot and get points for solving different types of tasks: Find sights: You will use hints to find the best sights and hidden gems throughout the city. The map function in the app will help you get there. Solve questions: Once you’ve arrived at the place you’re looking for, you’ll be asked questions about the sight. Most of the time, the answers are hidden in signs, pictures, etc. A great and fun way to learn new things about the city. Have fun: During the adventure you can also expect exciting photo tasks that require a lot of creativity. If you master the snapshots, you will be rewarded with points. Along the way, you’ll reach amazing places like the “Saint Jacques Tower”, “Bastille”, “Hôtel de Sens”, “Place des Vosges” and many more! After you book the game, you’ll get a game code via email with instructions on how to play. Head to the “Place du Châtelet” and use the code to unlock the game in the app. The tour ends at the “Place de la Bastille”. The experience is not limited in time. You can explore the city at your own pace and take breaks. Just download the Explorial-App, go to the starting point, and you’re ready to start with the game. The tour lasts on average about 1-2 hours.
  • Self-guided walking tour

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    Meeting point

    Go to the meeting point at Place du Châtelet, 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
    • Each player should have their own phone and app to play
    • You can use multiple languages per group
    • This activity takes place entirely outside
    • The average duration of the activity is 1.5-2 hours, however, there is no time limit
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 /5

    based on 14 reviews

    Review summary

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    October 24, 2022

    This app saved our tour. We are the worst planning what to visit. Thanks Explorial eheh

    September 20, 2022

    Great for the kids!

    September 6, 2022

    Product ID: 418886