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Burlington, Vermont

Burlington, Vermont

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Burlington, VT: Murder Mystery Detective Experience

1. Burlington, VT: Murder Mystery Detective Experience

Step into the shoes of a newly-minted detective, tasked by Commander Mahoney to solve a gripping case... murder on the streets of LOCATION. During this crime solving audio adventure, you'll visit each of the 10 locations marked on the map, either in person or virtually via the web version (included). You'll have the choice to experience the downtown area with the walking map, go with one of the two driving routes on the outskirts of the city. *see images for exact routes New for 2024, you'll also have the option of exploring the downtown area from your couch while playing the web version on any browser enabled device (PC, tablet, cast to Smart TV). You'll park or stop at each location, listen to the audio story and put your detective skills to the test by gathering clues and piecing together the evidence. At the end, you'll make your deductions and issue an arrest warrant. Your all around detective skills will be tested too, culminating in a Case Performance Score to gauge your sleuthing prowess. Suitable for solo detectives, dynamic duos, or groups of mystery enthusiasts, this game will have you immersed in an audio tale full of intrigue. The game awaits, detective – are you prepared to crack the case?

Niagara Falls, Canada: Full-Day Private Winery Tour

2. Niagara Falls, Canada: Full-Day Private Winery Tour

Explore the beautiful Niagara countryside on this private, customized tour. Create your itinerary, pick between 130 vineyards, visit up to 5 wineries; the choice is entirely yours. Have an unforgettable day with your friends and family, sipping on world-class wines. Start your day with a pickup from your hotel. Jump in the car, relax, and enjoy the ride. Your guide will fill you in on the region's history and the wineries as you drive by. Visit different wineries and take in stunning views while learning about wine production in the region. Admire the charming countryside filled with rolling hills and pristine rivers. Feeling thirsty? No worries, treat yourself to a glass of Riesling, Chardonnay, Gamay Noir or Pinot Noir, if you like. Don't forget to try the ice wine, as this is one of the few regions in the world that make it. Enjoy some free time to dine at one of many eclectic restaurants to soak up the wine. Whether you're a connoisseur or want to share a drink with friends, this is the perfect day out. 

Burlington VT Scavenger Hunt

3. Burlington VT Scavenger Hunt

Your creative, nontraditional scavenger hunt begins at a scenic spot that's a local favorite. You'll get your digital quest from your live and interactive remote host. Then you’ll take off on your own to experience a wide variety of carefully curated locations in town. You'll walk or drive to the various checkpoints as you interpret creative tasks, accept wacky challenges, and get outside your comfort zone! Both family and dog friendly, the game alternates between the indoors and outdoors, with plenty of bonus challenges too! You'll text photos and videos to your remote host, who cheers you on and assists, as you play - to document your progress. You can even interact with the locals to interpret the creative challenges. You won’t be able to avoid having fun, uncovering hidden gems and local secrets, making memories, laughing, and learning along the way! You’ll be part of the rich culture of this dynamic city! Every turn is full of surprises, so questions in advance are welcomed. Check out all 500 of our city hunts! Great for corporate groups, tourists, curious locals, bachelors(ettes), birthdays, families, friend trips, and other special groups! Ask us about our custom-designed experiences and virtual team builders too!

Smartphone-Guided Walking Tour of Burlington

4. Smartphone-Guided Walking Tour of Burlington

Embark on a digital adventure with Wandering Tours, your guide to exploring the vibrant neighborhoods of your favorite cities. Our digital walking tours offer a unique blend of engaging storytelling, customizable stops, and fascinating facts—all accessible through your smartphone's web browser. With Wandering Tours, there's no need for a physical guide or cumbersome apps. Simply choose your tour, follow the well-chosen route, and immerse yourself in the history and future of the neighborhoods you're exploring. From hidden gems to iconic landmarks, our tours showcase the best of each city while uncovering stories not found in guidebooks. At Wandering Tours, our passion for exploration drives us to curate unforgettable experiences for locals and visitors alike. Whether you're a curious traveler, a history enthusiast, or simply love to wander, our tours offer something for everyone. So join us on a journey of discovery, where every corner reveals a new story and every step brings you closer to the heart of the city. With Wandering Tours, the world is yours to explore, one neighborhood at a time. How it works: Start straight from your web browser and get reading about the places around you and the untold stories behind them faster. You never know what you might discover. Keep your eyes peeled. At each stop there's a question that reveals our favorite facts - it could reference something around you or something you learned from three stops ago. Then, follow the written directions to help you navigate to your next stop. If at any point you get turned around, click the link and let your favorite Maps app take you there with turn by turn GPS directions.

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(7 reviews)

Steve was a great tour guide, really nice and customer service oriented. Customized the wineries to our tastes and picked a great lunch place. Really enjoyed the day and would definitely recommend.

Amazing, wonderful tome and see nice place and drink great wine, our guide Bernie was exceptional and explain wine, winery and the region, i recommande this guy. We commingbanathher year

Great personalized attention!! Highly recommended. They make us feel like family