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Edinburgh: Haunted City Exploration Game & Self-Guided Tour

Halloween ActivitiesCulture & HistoryHistory & HeritageTicketsEscape GamesCity Discovery GamesTreasure Hunts

Embark on a spine-tingling mobile game quest around Edinburgh solving clues to learn about the city’s darker history and discover some of the city’s most haunted places.

Highlights

  • Explore Edinburgh's most haunted places through a mobile game quest
  • Learn about the Scottish Witch Hunts and the Burke and Hare murders
  • Discover the many sites where public executions were held
  • Visit the hall containing a book made of William Burke’s flesh
  • Experience the perfect mix of a tour, outdoor escape game, and treasure hunt

Description

Be led on an exciting self-guided tour around Edinburgh while playing a mobile-based quest with your friends and family. See many of Edinburgh’s most famous attractions and go on a journey through some of the city’s most haunted places. Download the app, go to the starting point, and begin the adventure. Follow clues and visit ghostly locations including Greyfriars Kirkyard, the site of the Nor’ Loch and West Bow, and sites where public executions were held. Unlock secrets about the places you visit as you solve puzzles and guess the answers. Learn about the Scottish Witch Hunts and the Burke and Hare murders and view the hall containing a book made of William Burke’s flesh. Use the clues to lead you from one site to another. Each clue provides you with exact directions so you won't need a map, GPS, or guide. Complete the tour in about 1.5 hours, however, there’s no time limit, allowing you to go at your own pace. Play as a group or split into smaller groups/teams and compete against the others. Each person can also play on their own, separate from the group, and meet the group at the end of the tour.

Includes

Self-guided tour Game app 24/7 online customer support
Mobile device Guide

Important Information

  • If you are a large group, one person can purchase access for the entire group by selecting the number of people in the group. All group members will be able to play the game on their smartphones. Alternatively, each person can purchase their own ticket
  • Internet connection is not needed to play the game
  • The game quest can be started at anytime
  • This activity is only available in English
  • You will be sent the game quest access code and app download instructions by email shortly after booking
  • A full refund is available if you don't enjoy this self-guided tour

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund

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