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London’s South East: Rotherhithe Riverside

created by Neil London born and bred, a professional hiker, urban explorer, foodie and Quizzard
38 reviews

22,00 per group (1-5 people)

Play anytime within the next 3 months

What are the secret stories of London’s South East riverside? To find out, follow in the footsteps of our local creator Neil. On this flexible walk, you’ll learn about great engineers, Victorian politicians, Dickensian slums, and London’s larder – the people and places that brought the Thames to life. Get ready for location-based riddles, exciting ‘a-ha!’ discovery moments, and experiencing the charm of this area for yourself!

This playful walk across London’s riverside sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and often hidden – details around you. Whether you know South East London or just start exploring here, this experience gives you a perspective on discovery that will inspire your curiosity wherever you go next.
Ps. This trail was originally created by Beth but now maintained by Neil.

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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9 riddles.
1.5 – 2 hours. 2.5 – 3 km.

Start at Rotherhithe Station
End at The Scoop

Local wonders you’ll discover on this walk include:
The fascinating Brunel Museum.
Picturesque Bermondsey Wharves.
The famous Tower Bridge from a different perspective.
Lots of stunning river views.

Play 7 days a week anytime (but preferably during daylight hours!)


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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38 reviews for London’s South East: Rotherhithe Riverside

  1. High & Is

    An amiable stroll with some nice places though we were expecting more Rotherhithe

  2. We are Hustlers

    It was enlightening & informative.

  3. Team Chant

    Very interesting nice quiet walk (till the end!)

  4. Team Marmot

    Very nice!

  5. &Juliets💜

    Super mais un peu long pour les enfants

  6. Ninja Neil

    A lovely scenic riverside walk with lots of history to discover! 🤩

  7. Team Bambam

    Very fun experience and it’s a good way to discover the city!

  8. Vincent Van Go go go


  9. Flannies

    Walked around some streets we would not normally have seen.
    It was ok.
    Shame the Brunel museum was closed.

  10. Lolcettes

    Magical. Colourful and somewhat easy

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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 3 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!

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