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Amsterdam’s City Centre: a short intro to the best local spots

37 reviews

18,00 per group (1-5 people)

Play anytime within the next 3 months

Want to experience the very essence of Amsterdam? This short trail, created by our co-founders Kristina & Wendy, helps you make the most of your time exploring the city centre. You’ll discover golden animals, the oldest cafe in town, tropical fruits and free art spaces. Location-based riddles will keep your walk playful and engaging. There are also nice foodie offers to unlock along the way!

This short playful walk across Amsterdam’s vibrant centre sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and often hidden – details around you. Whether you know Amsterdam 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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9 riddles.
1 -1,5 hours. 1 – 2 km

Start at Oudezijds Achterburgwal 210.
End near Spui, from where it is a 5-minute walk back to the start.

Local wonders you’ll discover on this walk include: 
Wonderful canal views.
Two (or three!) of the city’s most curious cafes.
The most famous courtyard in town.
A free gallery curated by the Amsterdam Museum!

Play 7 days a week, starting between 10:00 and 14:30.


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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37 reviews for Amsterdam’s City Centre: a short intro to the best local spots

  1. Matching thongs

    Different, fun & interesting.

  2. Tobel

    Confusing, nice places

  3. IJwitjes

    no comment
  4. Weed lovers

    no comment
  5. BurntToast

    It was good

  6. Tulip tiptoers


  7. Kristina


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1. Choose your game

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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