Jewish Quarter Highlights of Budapest: Detective Case

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Become the main character of an exciting real-world adventure quest, through which you will discover Budapest´s Jewish District with its surprising stories, tragic history and hidden gems. Uncover what was here and what life looked like before it became one of the most fun and popular places in the city. Along the way, you’ll visit stunning synagogues, spend a quiet moment at moving memorials and enjoy vivid street art.
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Places you will visit


It will take you

111-141 mins

You will walk

3940 steps

Total distance

3 km


  • See the largest synagogue in Europe

  • Discover the last remaining part of the ghetto wall which shut off the people of this district from the rest of the city

  • Read a page from the first sports newspaper in Hungary


The year is 1988. You are Olympus Peraux, world famous detective.

Last week, you were called to the deathbed of the world’s greatest female fencer, Olympic gold medalist Ilona Elek, in London. As her dying wish, she requested that you track down her sister Margit, and to ensure that the contents of Ilona’s safe are passed on directly into Margit’s hands.

After traveling to Budapest, you set off in search of Margit. But your little grey cells tell you: there’s more to this job than meets the eye.

Game route

Starting point Great Synagogue of Dohány Street
Budapest, Dohány u. 2, 1074 Hungary
Finish point Carl Lutz Memorial
Budapest, Dob u. 12, 1072 Hungary
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Jose Sánchez

29 Oct 2023
Aunque ha sido muy fácil y hemos tardado muy poco 😂😂 nos ha encantado. Mis hijos de 7 y 11 se lo han pasado genial

Alex S

06 Oct 2023
we did it! awesome!👌


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