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Venice treasure hunt

A treasure hunt for the whole family or a group of kids. Enter the Sestiere of Cannaregio, between Fondamenta della Misericordia and Campo dei Mori, where legendary characters await you. Find their house and discover their story!


Great fun for friends and family!

Different trails to choose from

Learn about secret stories and legends of the city!


Are you in the city with your family and looking for discover a secret Venice?  Then this could be the answer to your prayers! This activity is both adapted for adults and children’s.What better way to spend an afternoon than learning about the city while having fun. Discover a secret venice, stories and legends of this intriguing city! Wear a pair of comfortable shoes and discover all the hidden corners thanks to this venice treasure hunt which will be fun for everyone! For example, do you know what lies behind the bell tower mask? Come along and you will find out!

Venice children’s activities – riddles, puzzles and enigmas!

Whether you are a tourist or a local with a curious mind, this city is full of intrigues, mysteries and legends! No matter you’ve been here a million times, you will always miss a detail, a statue or a corner! Remember … there will always be a totally new way to discover this city! The tiny calli of Sottoporteghi, Venice is a perfect setting for a scavenger hunt!

The best way to explore Venice is to wander the historic centre with friends or family members. You will discover hidden gems, amazing monuments, breathtaking sites and interesting secrets of the city on water.

The game is led by a local licenced guide whose role is to be the hunt master giving you points, asking questions, providing you with clues and hints and finally when you reach your goal – give you prizes! Phones are used only to take pictures, for nothing more. The hunt is based on human communication and interaction. We aim to make you help each other, build a team, work together and see the highlights of the city. We do not want you stuck in front of a screen!


Comfortable shoes and a smartphone?

And if you think this game is for kids, nothing could be further from the truth! This experience is ideal for groups of friends, hen parties or company team building too!. You need to know that there is no way to cheat, because google maps does not work well in Venice! You must sharpen your wits and work together as a group!

But you must be careful  even if you have an excellent sense of direction because there is always a canal around the corner! You will need to navigate by the bridges!

Between the streets and bridges, you will set off to wander through the secret corners of Venice in search of hidden works of art, and decipher the world of alchemy, in order to reach the booty of the treasure hunt!


Map in hand and start, you do not need anything else!

You will definitely have fun doing the treasure hunt but you will also learn a lot about venice. This is why he trail is made so that is not a normal hunt for clues, but a treasure hunt made up of riddles to be solved using artworks, statues and monuments! In short, a beautiful lesson in art and culture in the open air while you are enjoying the treasure hunt experience.

Strange characters, mysterious statues and a series of riddles, puzzles, will accompany you throughout the journey. And if you really want to discover the sestiere in which we are going to play, we leave you some little clues:


Fondamenta della Misericordia,

The charming Jewish Ghetto

The enchanting Campo della Madonna dell’Orto.

Campo San Maria Formosa

Piazza San Marco

Confused? Here is a little help, there are two possible sestieri which both have trails, with two different paths, you choose what you prefer!

This is one of the best venice children’s activities and the experience can be attended by children alone (from 6 years) who will be accompanied by a guide for, both children with their parents. It is also suitable for groups of adults only!For example Some main features on the scavenger hunt list to find might include lions, pigeons, doorbells, bridges, gondola boat details, a venetian glass animal, and a mask.

If you are interested and want to be added to an existing group or if you are a larger group, do not hesitate to contact us!

Don’t forget to wear comfortable shoes are there will be quite a lot of walking involved around the streets and bridges of venice in order to track down your clues and find your prize!

To take things easy after an energetic day on your venice treasure hunt, why not have an ice cream or a gondola ride and then take a look at our other tours based around the game?

The experience is available on other days and times through our booking system. Get in touch!

You can see our other activities to discover a secret venice:


  • Child Friendly



180 euro for the activity for each family of 5.
20 euro extra for each additional participant


Around 1 hour and a half.


Every day available on request!

Spoken Languages

  • Italian
  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Included / Excluded

Included :

Staff attending the whole activity; small gift as final prize.

Excluded :

Sales Conditions

Should the experience be cancelled, a 40% fee will be withhold.
There will be no refund in case of a NO SHOW, i.e. not attending the experience at the time and place agreed for the experience to be carried out.

Other practical information

Experience for 1 to 5 people.
Meeting point on top of Guglie bridge.

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