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1 Court Plaza, Asheville

History Heist, or Paranormal Pursuit Walk from Asheville Puzzle Walks (Up to 50% Off)

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Highlights

Friends follow the clues and solve riddles to complete one of the self-guided walks which may feature history trivia and ghost stories

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Rich
2 ratings2 reviews
December 20, 2020
The mystery puzzle game was fun, but the interface with my iPhone was clunky. Very hard to go back and forth from screen to screen. Otherwise we enjoyed following the clues and seeing some aspects of AVL history we wouldn't otherwise have seen.
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Diana
1 ratings1 reviews
December 9, 2020
We enjoyed getting to venture on our own to see the views of historical Asheville. It was very entertaining to solve the puzzles. However, while walking outside it is very difficult reading the cryptic messages. Overall, we enjoyed this very much!
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Fat
1 ratings1 reviews
December 1, 2020
Good fun activity to do on a chilly but sunny day. It's pretty easy to get around downtown Asheville by walking so even though we went to several different places to learn about their ghosts, we solved everything in just over an hour. 10/10 recommend.
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Bob
2 ratings1 reviews
November 27, 2020
It was okay. We learned some history that we may have missed otherwise and are glad to have tried it. The website design is brutal. It has a color scheme that minimizes visibility in daylight. If you enter an incorrect answer, nothing happens, which is hard to discern from the times when you enter a correct answer and the website is just slow to respond. One clue is missing due to COVID-19 restrictions. We just guessed every letter of the alphabet until we could proceed. If it's on sale, give it a try. The standard list price is excessive.
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Gracie
2 ratings2 reviews
November 17, 2020
Thoroughly enjoyed this experience! Great way to explore some of downtown and get some fresh air while solving puzzles and learning about the area!
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Katietop reviewer helpful reviewer
23 ratings11 reviews
November 2, 2020
We had a great time with this experience! We had to do it over the course of two days, because the first day was raining, making it a little difficult to find the things they told us to look for. On the second day we did a lot more walking and it was very nice to see the different things, and learn the some of the interesting history about the city of Asheville.
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Christopher
2 ratings2 reviews
September 11, 2020
This was an absolute blast! Great way to spend time downtown. We've already got a second Groupon for the other one.
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Kelly
3 ratings1 reviews
March 11, 2020
The beer walk was fun, but still confusing to solve puzzles for us locals! We had to use the hints several times. Not for anyone who gets frustrated easily because you really have to pay attention, write stuff down, and use your brain, while drinking beer.
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About This Deal

After purchasing this deal, you will need to visit the website ashevillepuzzlewalks.com to complete your order by using your 8-letter voucher code at checkout.

  • What’s included: Self-guided scavenger hunt which can be completed individually or by a group
  • Tour length: 1-2 hours
  • What to bring: smartphone with Wi-Fi or data connection, notepad, pencil
  • Departure locations:History Heist walk: Buncombe County Courthouse at 60 Court Plaza
    Paranormal Pursuit: Haywood Park Hotel at 1 Battery Park Ave

Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 3 per person, may buy 3 additional as gift(s). May be repurchased every 30 days. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Asheville Puzzle Walks

Okay, what exactly is a puzzle walk? A Puzzle Walk is a series of puzzles and riddles that incorporate various locations in Asheville, all within walking distance, that require players to use their brains and teamwork to complete a scenario and make it to the end! Teams use their smart phones to navigate their very own live-action adventure while getting to explore some of the coolest places Asheville has to offer! Think of it like a self-guided tour but with puzzles and riddles! That sounds fun! How do I play? Choose a walk to learn more about it! Once you’ve chosen your scenario, you’ll receive a confirmation e-mail with the link to your adventure! Head to the starting point and use your smart phone to navigate your story! You’ll need either a WiFi connection or a data connection to play. Each puzzle or riddle solved will help you find your next location! Adventures include anywhere from four to six different places to visit, with some interesting tidbits about each locale! If you get stuck, no worries! Our integrated help system will get you moving on with your walk in no-time! We also recommend bringing some paper and something to write with, it could come in handy!