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Barcelona’s Ciutat Vella quarter: secret alleys and stunning squares

created by Rachelnown as Rae, local, always looking for the best places within Barcelona
52 reviews

26,00 per group (1-5 people)

Play anytime within the next 3 months

Why do so many people fall in love with Barcelona? Discover and experience the answer yourself on this fun and self-guided walk across the Old City’s charming streets. Our local creator Rachel, shares her favourite places and stories of the area. As you solve curious location-based riddles, you will unlock directions for hidden gems, such as incredible stained-glass works, intriguing statues, cool street art, and authentic local bars. Get ready to immerse yourself in Barcelona’s unique buzz and vibrant colours!

This playful walk across Barcelona’s Ciuatat Vella sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and often hidden – details around you. Whether you know Barcelona 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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11 riddles.
1 – 2,5 hours. 2 – 3 km.

Start in front of the fountain on Plaça Reial.
End near the Main Post Office of Barcelona.

Local wonders you’ll discover on this walk include:
The stunning Plaça Reial.
Gaudi’s vibrant art.
The gorgeous church of Santa Maria del Pi and its impressive stained-glass windows.
The nostalgic square of Sant Felip Neri.
Archeological site inside the cultural centre of El Born.

Play seven days a week, starting between 10:00-17:00.


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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52 reviews for Barcelona’s Ciutat Vella quarter: secret alleys and stunning squares

  1. die vier Musketiere

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  2. Nata eka

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  3. Serotonines

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  4. Good boiz hunters

    Patience, attention, rest.

  5. Las croquetas

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  6. Team Barca Babes

    Find a new team leader

  7. Johnson’s

    Fun Historical Discovery

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    English names could be improved.

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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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