Thameside Taverns

Delve into London's illustrious maritime past of overseas voyages, lucrative trade and even piracy on this Thameside adventure out East. Once a frenetic hub of activity as part of the largest port in the world, the cosy riverside pubs of Rotherhithe and Wapping have seen it all. If only their walls could talk!

Home to monumental moments in history, peacefully quiet water views a stone's through from the Square Mile and some of London's best local boozers, this little-visited area is full of secrets and hidden surprises. Our cryptic trail provides plenty of opportunities to admire heritage architecture, breaks where you can relax with drinks by open-fires or on outdoor terraces and a totally unique take on London.

Are you ready to be transported back in time and discover a different side to this beautiful city?

This trail is priced at Β£20 per team and you can add up to 4 team members.

🧐 What to expect

πŸ‘‰ Team Game

Our modern-day treasure hunts are designed to be played as a team. Perfect for couples, friends, family, corporate team building or even a first date.

πŸ‘‰ Cryptic Challenge

The 21 tricky clues are designed to puzzle adults and will test your brains to the max. Remember to break them down a word at a time to solve the mystery!

πŸ‘‰ Outdoor Fun

This 4.5km trail finishes near St Katherine's Docks and takes in 6 waterside pubs along the way, so we recommend comfortable walking shoes.

☝️ Instructions

This trail starts at Bermondsey Tube Station in London and can be started Daily, 10am - 6pm.

If you plan on taking your time during the trail, please make sure you start at least 1 hour before the final start time.

You have 4 weeks to start your hunt once you have registered. On the day, please make your way to the start location and once you’re ready, the hunt organiser must click β€˜START HUNT’. Captains can add up to 3 extra devices to send and receive clues for each team.

πŸ† Leaderboard

πŸ₯‡ Leaders of the pack

⏰ 01 hrs 16 min 36 sec

πŸ₯ˆ Game of Phones

⏰ 02 hrs 17 min 07 sec

πŸ₯‰ Sherlock Homies

⏰ 03 hrs 41 min 00 sec

4 We are going on a bear hunt

⏰ 03 hrs 52 min 15 sec


⏰ 04 hrs 43 min 54 sec

6 Team DK

⏰ 04 hrs 49 min 28 sec

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β€œTruly fantastic!!!”