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Scavenger Hunts,
Made Possible

PlayTours makes it easy for anyone to build and run scavenger hunts of any size, anywhere. We're great for Event Gamification & Self-Guided Tours too! We will guide you from start to end.

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Make Anything Fun


Scavenger Hunts

Guide players from point to point and complete tasks. Points can also be set to be free-flow.


Event Gamification

Engage event-goers to encourage them to visit booths and participate in activities.


Virtual Events

Create amazing virtual experiences such as escape rooms and city tours.

Why PlayTours?

PlayTours robust features and game design flexibility allow anyone to implement their next big idea within minutes. Our unlimited free trial gives you as much time as you need.


Robust Features

PlayTours has features to build any game logic you can think of. Our years of experience in gamification resulted in every feature imaginable.

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Easy to Use

Building games on PlayTours is effortless - no coding or comples drag-and-drop logic is required.

Otherwise, our solutions team can give you tailored advice within 24 hours.



Automate your clues and other mechanisms that typically require human facilitators.


With PlayTours, it is possible to run a 1000 pax game with only 4 people.

Features For Any Event

🤗 Easy-to-use Game Builder  🌈 Flexible Formatting  🎥 Photo and Video Uploads  🤳 QR code scanning  💡 Hints can be Bought or Shown after X Minutes  🏅 Reward Players for Completing Tasks Quickly  🎁 Reward Players with Digital Items  🖼️ Customize Task Completion Screen  🏞️ Customisable Background Image and Logo  🏆 Live Leaderboard  ⚖️ Manually Approve/Reject Answers  💬 Chat Within or Between Teams  🚫 Restrict Task Completions to First X Teams  ⏱️ Give Game-wide or Chapter-wide Time Limits  🎶 Add Background Music

Amazing Features for Amazing Events

📱 One team, multiple devices

Don't be limited by physical maps and puzzle pieces — players can use separate devices to play the game at the same time.

🔗 Synchronised in real-time

When a player of the same team completes a task, it is shown as completed for everyone.

💬 In-app team chat

Chat among team members via the in-app chat room — no need to switch between game and messaging apps.

📍 Location-based tasks

Create "physical stations" across the map where players have to go before being able to see a task.


The stations can be configured to be hidden from the map too.

✨ Multiple task types

PlayTours support a variety of answer types: text, integers, numbers, QR/barcodes, location and check-in.


You can also accept images and videos and have them verified manually by a facilitator.

📈 Infinitely extensible

Embed anything you can find online — Google documents, 360 virtual walks, crossword & jigsaw puzzles, etc.

⚡ No installs required

No app installs are required. Players just need to open a URL using any modern web browser.

❓ Let players "buy" hints

Players stuck for too long? Let them buy hints with limited credits. Alternatively, drop a hint after a predefined time if they are stuck for too long.

📢 In-app announcements

Our in-app messaging allows you to broadcast important updates to all players instantly. No need for a separate messaging app.

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👁 See where teams are

Organizers can access a dashboard that contains a map to see where teams physically are.

🖥️ Centralised dashboard

Access important information, updated in real-time, such as leaderboard position, teams' game progress and many more.

"I appreciate how simple the instructions were laid out and how simple it was for our participants. So many features and it felt like it was our own scavenger hunt and not just another generic app!"
"We had an enormously good experience, and we as moderators had a very manageable task as your system was so easily accessible. We thank you many times for that."
“Thank you for all your help and support so far with our events and usage of Playtours! It has been nothing less than absolutely perfect.”

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The Best Scavenger Hunt App for 2023?

Scavenger hunts are a great way to get people of all ages engaged in an activity that encourages exploration and creativity. With the rise of technology, there are now a variety of apps available that allow users to create their own scavenger hunts. In this article, we will review some of the most popular scavenger hunt apps and discuss the pros and cons of using them to build your own scavenger hunt.


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