San Diego Balboa Park Scavenger Hunt Walking Tour



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  • The scavenger hunt leads you on a guided tour of Balboa Park in San Diego, California.  Enjoy the beautiful architecture, stunning gardens and grounds, and enjoy a day exploring the world-famous park at your own pace.
  • You and your team solve 21 fun puzzles and challenges along the way.
  • Great for families, couples, or corporate team building.
  • Takes about two hours to complete with about 2 miles of walking.
  • $49 covers your whole team (2 to 6 people recommended).
  • More than 6 people?  Buy one scavenger hunt per team – still just $49 per team of up to 6. Race each other to the finish, or for the highest score.You and your team solve 28 fun puzzles and challenges along the way.

Points of Interest Along The Way

  • Alcazar Gardens
  • Old Globe Theatre
  • Zoro Garden
  • El Prado
  • Spanish Village Art Center
  • International Cottages
  • Spreckles Organ Pavilion
  • Many other fun and interesting Balboa Park sights

What to Bring

  • Required: A fully-charged smartphone or other device with Internet connection to get the questions and submit your answers as you complete the scavenger hunt
  • Paper, pencil or pens to take notes and solve puzzles
  • Water bottle
  • Comfortable shoes for walking

How to Play

  • Add this scavenger hunt to your cart and complete checkout.
  • When you’re ready to begin the scavenger hunt, start at at the parking lot at the Veterans Museum at Balboa Park, at 2115 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101.
  • nce you’re at the starting location, log in to your account using the email address and password you entered when buying the scavenger hunt.
  • The scavenger hunt content will be available on this page, and under the My Account section on the menu.
  • If you’re playing with more than 5 or 6 people, we recommend having a captain of each team complete these steps to create their account for the team.