Canals of Amsterdam: Wonders of The City

(5 ratings)
Created by
Marc Schot
Play a city game while you follow clues and solve creative riddles to discover the hidden stories behind the architecture of the houses in Amsterdam, the Western Church, the old bridges, the beguinage, and finally, the very heart and soul of Amsterdam: Dam Square. 

Are you ready to explore Amsterdam’ winding canals?
per group of 2
  • After booking, follow the instructions you receive by e-mail for playing this city game & walking tour.
  • 100% Money Back Guarantee if you don't enjoy the quest

Places you will visit


It will take you

90-120 mins

You will walk

5910 steps

Total distance

4.5 km


Visit the oldest bridge in Amsterdam

Visit the historical residences of the most famous philosophers of all time

Find out why Amsterdam’s houses lean forward and search for one of the smallest houses in the city

Discover one of the oldest and the smallest bar/cafés tucked away in the centre of Amsterdam

Starting point

Dam Square

Know before you go

  • Quest available in English
  • This quest has 11 challenges
  • Best during the day
  • Instagrammable
  • Best for couples
  • Recommended activity for families


You are Ayiina, a shaman who left her home in the forests of Siberia to wander across the land in search of the true meaning of life. After many adventures, your journey has brought you to the city of Amsterdam. You are so used to being a stranger that it takes you by surprise when you bump into the one person you hoped never to see again… 

It’s the man who burned down your village and murdered your family!
This is your one chance for justice. Can you punish him without becoming evil yourself?
People exploring Glasgow with Questo

Guided by a mobile app

Download Questo, choose the game you want to play, then go to the starting point and explore.

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How does a
game look like?

Discover new places

As you walk and tour around the city, you will visit new cool places.

Solve puzzles, crack riddles

You will test your wits and exploring abilities with fun challenges.

Learn fun history

Each place comes with its own bit of history that you’ll discover as you walk.


Put yourself in the shoes of a famous fictional character and play out their story.


(5 ratings)


Jul 2021
Very nice route and interesting information. There are some wrong descriptions though in the 2nd half.

Marc Schot

May 2021

Andy v/d Meijde

Apr 2021
Very nice tour through historic Amsterdam