Secrets of the Squares - A treasure hunt-style experience - The Secret City

Immerse yourself in historic sights and obscure quirks as you solve riddles and progress on your treasure hunt-style adventure. Once your tale starts you’ll unravel cryptic clues to unlock the hidden path to a location within walking distance. Decode the clue and search nearby to find the answer. All on your mobile phone.

--"We loved seeing hidden london, the parks and buildings. Education for a cockney! Great day out."
--"This was great fun for a sunny day out! Right mix of hard and difficult questions and a good walk too :)"
--"Would recommend for anyone who wants to see the famous London attractions, along with some amazing off the beat spots."
--"Absolutely brilliant fun and so informative away from the crowds.Seeing about 200 youths cycling by on a quietish road pulling wheelies was amazing."
--"Thank you so much it was great to be honest!"
--"We saw a lot of places we would have never found without the game and places we didn’t know."

per adult from




4 hours


Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
      What's excluded :

      • A cryptic trail through the central districts of London. Available to play at anytime without start time restrictions. Gather your team and get exploring; start in the bustling Piccadilly Circus and work your way East. Work together to solve the clues, unlock the path and discover hidden parts of London.

        Halfway you can enjoy an amazing tucked away tavern near Covent Garden (a former haunt of Dickens!). Warm up and get refreshed before you head back out to conquer your quest.

        Sneak onward through Seven Dials as you make your way to the heart of Soho. Complete the trail to uncover another top notch pub where you can kick back and relax.

        Distance: 4.5 km
        Difficulty: 3 / 5
        Avg Duration: 2.5 - 3.5 hours
        Number of clues: 15

        How it works:
        Each clue, sent to your mobile phone, leads you to a new location within walking distance. Solve the clue and search for the answer, reply with the correct answer to unlock the next step. Hints are available if you need a helping hand and you can also receive messages if you're lost.
        Have a competitive streak? Your progress is timed and ranked on our leader board, time to challenge your friends!

      • Departure Point :
        Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1B, UK
        Departure Time :
        Telegram (Recommended) 9/2/2019 - 10/26/2021
        Monday:06:00 AM - 11:30 PM
        Tuesday:06:00 AM - 11:30 AM
        Wednesday:06:00 AM - 11:30 PM
        Thursday:06:00 AM - 11:30 PM
        Friday:06:00 AM - 11:30 PM
        Saturday:06:00 AM - 11:30 PM
        Sunday:06:00 AM - 11:30 PM
        Whatsapp (Recommended) 12/23/2019 - 10/26/2021
        Monday - Sunday:06:00 AM - 11:30 PM
        Return Detail :
        Returns to original departure point
        Hotel Pickup :
        • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
        • Not wheelchair accessible
        • Stroller accessible
        • Service animals allowed
        • Near public transportation
        • Most travelers can participate
        • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
      • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
      • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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      Activity ID: V-111070P3

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