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Budapest’s Scenic Danube Banks: The Mystery of the Dead Squirrel

created by Gregplayful learning fanatic and big city enthusiast
16 reviews

20.00 per group (1-5 people)

Play anytime within the next 3 months

“Food Poisoning.” said the Crime Scene Investigator. “If so, why did this poor Squirrel have a gun? Let me think.”, replied Columbo…
Can you crack location-based riddles and solve this intriguing case? Discover mini and not-so-mini statues along the Danube Bank, learn curious facts about the places you pass by, and you may get closer to the mystery… Let the river guide you on this fun experience created by a learning fanatic and big city enthusiast, Greg.
This playful walk across Budapest’s Danube Banks sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and often hidden – details around you. Whether you know Budapest or just start exploring here, this experience gives you a perspective on discovery that will inspire your curiosity wherever you go next.

We know you’ll love our experiences, but if this is your first, rest assured - you can solve up to three riddles and still get a full refund, or in case of the Wonder Walks - all subscription plans come with one week free trial. See our T&Cs here.

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10 riddles.
2 – 3 hours. 2,5km.

Start at the Columbo Statue on Falk Miksa utca X Szent István körút.
End at the Chief Worm Sculpture, Bem rkp. 15, 1011.

Local wonders you’ll discover on this walk include:
The scenic riverbanks of the Danube with gorgeous panorama views of the Parliament Building.
The Buda Castle in all its glory.
The famous and impressive Chain Bridge.
The green Gellért Hill.
Curious sculptures of all sizes (some really tiny!) hidden in the city.

Play 7 days a week, any time of the day (even better after sunset!).

 

You’ll receive an email with a link to your game. The link to the game is valid up to 3 months after the purchase. By tapping the play button your game magically opens in your phone’s browser. No downloads. Super easy.

If it rains, take a break and wait for some sunshine, you can continue where you left off, or share the email with your teammates in case you run out of battery.

We recommend playing in a team of 1-5 people.

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16 reviews for Budapest’s Scenic Danube Banks: The Mystery of the Dead Squirrel

  1. The G Team

    Fun and exciting with nice views

  2. Mókus

    no comment
  3. A-team

    Lovely spots with a compelling storyline, worked perfect as a date! 🙂

  4. Krumpli Kapitányok

    We love it totally! It was amazing! Riddles were so funny and challenging.

  5. colDHands

    It was an experience 😀
    We really loved the tiny sculptures, and it was a pleasent walk neer the river.
    The story line was amusing, but we still don’t know the full picture (yet) That is an investigation on our own 😉

  6. City Explorer

    great

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All our trails are created by locals. Buy the one that intrigues you the most. After the purchase, you’ll receive a link to your game via email.

2. Ready, set, go!

Go to the game’s starting location indicated in the email (play anytime up to 6 months from the purchase). Tap the Play button and the game will magically open in your phone's browser!

3. Find secrets

With each riddle solved, new cryptic directions will take you from one hidden gem to the next. You’ll unlock local stories and recommendations on your way too!

4. Win!

Play for the fastest time and get listed on our leaderboard. Or, take your time and share your best adventure photo using #secretcitytrails. Both might lead to a free game!

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