Location-based game “the Night tourist” re-United the lovers of puzzles and intellectual night of racing. This year 27 teams, not only from Khanty-Mansiysk and neighboring municipalities, fought for the main prize of 20 thousand rubles. The main theme of the quest: world tourism day, so the participants had not only to solve puzzles, visit the sights of the city and pass various tests, but also to become archaeologists and real guides.
So, according to one of the tasks, the teams had to conduct a tour for passengers of public transport and tell about the famous Siberian – Chrysanthemum Mefodievich Loparev. In another task, the participants had to use the audio guide “Walk through the center of Khanty-Mansiysk”, which tells about 10 sights of the city, and learning about their history, to conduct a photo session at each object.
“This year we have prepared quite complex tasks, so that the participants could get acquainted with the sights of the city and historical figures. By tradition, the teams had to go through 6 points of the quest and collect a map of the city, in order to find out where the finish line is, – said Anna Linker, Director of the MBU “Department for development of tourism and external relations”.
The participants took more than 3 hours to complete the whole quest. The first team finished – “Children of science”, but, unfortunately, penalty minutes moved them to the second place and received a prize from the hotel” on seven hills “and KTC”Ugra-classic”. The main prize of 20 thousand rubles went to the team “Allegro”.
Third place was taken by two of the team’s “UFIM and Strichminuterie 2.0”, which have been tested for 3 hours and 20 minutes and gained the right to visit gyms and Spa centres from the complex “Yugorskaya Dolina” and “Sport Time”.
It should be noted that this time the organizers of the quest was not only the MBU “Department for the development of tourism and foreign relations”, but also the public movement DRIVE2. Recall that the car quest “night tourist” takes place in Khanty-Mansiysk in 2015, during this time the game has become a popular event of city life.