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Porto’s city centre: alleys, views and tales

75 reviews

24,00 per group (1-5 people)

Play anytime within the next 3 months

What’s so magical about Porto? Discover and experience the answer yourself. On this self-guided and playful walk you follow in the footsteps of our local creator Amanda. You’ll connect with Porto’s City Centre by solving location-specific riddles and unlocking curious local stories – and delicious food and drink recommendations as well. Let’s do some physical effort and make some wonderful memories!
This playful walk across Porto’s striking Old Town sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and often hidden – details around you. Whether you know Porto or just start exploring here, this experience gives you a perspective on discovery that will inspire your curiosity wherever you go next. This trail is also available in Portuguese.

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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16 riddles.
2 – 3 hours. 5 km.

Start on Praça de Carlos Alberto, in front of the war memorial.
End on Rua de Santa Catarina.

Local wonders you’ll discover on this walk include:
The amazing Azulejos art on the Carmo Church.
A Baroque architecture wonder – the Clerigos Tower.
The city’s best lesser-known viewing points.
Porto’s magnificent Cathedral – Sé do Porto.
The famous Dom Luís I Bridge.
The colourful Cais da Ribeira.

Play 7 days a week, 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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75 reviews for Porto’s city centre: alleys, views and tales

  1. Pola&Sławek

    Very nice

  2. San en Joep

    Nice trail


    Very cool place and overall fun riddles. Some instructions needed to be clearer. Market was closed on Sunday, you can’t cross the street by the train station because of construction

  4. Essie&Ezzie


  5. Plan kzd

    Good fun!

  6. Jennico

    nice to walk around the oldtown. Take enough brakes.

  7. Böcklich

    Very nice stroll through Porto

  8. Allan

    A great way to see Porto

  9. Plunko


  10. The Brown’s


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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!

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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