During the detective trail through the old town of Zofingen and the surrounding area, which lasts approximately two hours, participants are required to solve various riddles so they can follow the treasure map on an exciting journey of discovery.

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Take a mystery adventure with Detective Dachs. Solve the clues and experience Zofingen. Once they have solved the riddles, the detectives will be able to open the lock on the treasure chest at the destination and secure their well-deserved price. The detective trail is suitable for the whole family and can be completed using an app or a treasure map.

How it works

Make your way to the starting point of the detective trail as shown on the detective trail map or in the app. The first riddle already awaits you. Then follow the route as described. Again and again you will come across riddle points, where a riddle awaits you, which you can solve using clues at this location – and at the same time learn a lot of interesting and surprising facts about Zofingen.

Opening hours

Mondays to Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. You will need to reach the final station within these times in order to collect your prize.
The Zofingen trail is open all year round. The only exception to this is the cheerful outdoor festival held in early August. The trail is closed during this time. Opening hours are subject to last-minute changes during the festival. To be on the safe side it is best to inquire directly at the destination.

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Time required
2 to 4 hours (half day)
Suitable for children with age
6 to 9 years, 10 to 13 years, 14+ years
Suitable for
Children, Families, Groups


Stadtbüro Zofingen
Kirchplatz 26
Stadthaus Kirchplatz
4800 Zofingen

Phone  +41 (0)62 745 71 72
Fax +41 (0)62 745 71 74



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Stadtbüro Zofingen
Kirchplatz 26
Stadthaus Kirchplatz
4800 Zofingen
Phone  +41 (0)62 745 71 72

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