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Madrid: Highlights & Hidden Gems

created by Melissaa former tour guide turned foodie writer.
86 reviews

24,00 per group (1-5 people)

Play anytime within the next 3 months

Curious about what makes Madrid so special? Discover and experience it yourself on this self-guided and fun walk. You’ll be following in the footsteps of Mellisa, a former tour guide turned food writer. Starting in the city’s sunniest spot you’ll be solving location-based riddles to unlock directions for magnificent architectural wonders of the Spanish capital, a cute local bakery (a true hidden gem!), vibrant street art, best spots for authentic tapas, and… well, let it be a secret for now!

This playful walk across Madrid sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and often hidden – details around you. Whether you know Madrid 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.
1,5 – 2,5 hours. 2 – 3 km.

Start at the centre, in the city’s ‘sunniest’ spot, Puerta del Sol.
End on Madrid’s most famous street for tapas, Calle Cava Baja!

Local wonders you’ll discover on this walk include:
A cute local bakery Pasteleria La Mallorquina.
One of Madrid’s most famous streets for tapas, Calle Cava Baja.
The impressive and majestic Palacio Real.
The neoclassical architecture of Almudena Cathedral.
The beautiful Plaza de Isabel II.

Play Monday – Sunday from 9:00 and 21:00.


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.

Check our frequently asked questions or read our terms & conditions.

86 reviews for Madrid: Highlights & Hidden Gems

  1. The Mankeys

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  2. Ferreira

    We loved it

  3. Siempre Tarde

    Great way to see the city!

  4. De Zeeuwse

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  5. Bayreuth Gang

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  7. Dinky and Ru

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  8. Guitar-ladies

    Nice walk, saw highlights of the city + some streets we wouldnt discover! Amazing stories, highly recommend!

  9. Team OWL

    no comment
  10. Exchangeros

    Eye opening
    Fun 🙂

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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 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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