San Jose, California

San Jose Scavenger Hunt: The Heart of Silicon Valley

San Jose's history dates back long before the invention of computers. Come learn the history behind this 18th Century Spanish settlement!

Starting Area: 200 E Santa Clara St, San Jose, CA 95113, USA

About by Big City

Twenty plus challenges. Two hours. One epic adventure. Your team will solve puzzles, complete challenges, and explore historic landmarks. On this modern day treasure hunt in San Jose you will compete for the top spot in your city. You can start you scavenger hunt at any time your group is ready. Learn how it works.

Below are the top rated photos challenges that teams have completed on the The Heart of Silicon Valley Scavenger Hunt:

Team Drip Drop: Apprehend something sinful or soulful.

Team Drip Drop: Take an epic team photo that could be a poster for your scavenger hunt!

Team Drip Drop: Capture a photo of something that makes you happy.

Team The Cubes: Take an epic team photo that could be a poster for your scavenger hunt!

Team Supremeteam: Here's a fun fact to share with the team! The recycling symbols on packaging with a number in the middle show how easy a product is to recycle. 7 Is the easiest to recycle.

Team Supremeteam: Take an epic team photo that could be a poster for your scavenger hunt!

Team Killarneyklan: Find a tasty dessert.

Team San Jose Stumblers: Take a selfie with something local!

Team Mitten Kittens: Oscar Wilde once said 'Life imitates art more than art imitates life.' Have your team imitate art by posing as statues!

Team Manda: Take a photo for this caption: 'How did this happen five times in one day?'

Team Foxcoinless: Capture a photo of the oldest and youngest team members high-fiving.

Team Foxcoinless: Experience something that whirls, gushes or spins.

Team Manda: Discover something at least twice as heavy as your whole group.

Team Team Eggo: Take a photo that shows the best view of the skyline of your city. The top photo will be made the photo on our our website for the hunt.

Team Team Eggo: Capture a photo of something that makes you happy.

Perfect for Friends and Families scavenger hunts are great for large and small groups, kids and grownups alike.

This adventure will take you through the heart of San Jose and let you see how it has changed over time, while also having fun. We look forward to guiding you through this quest.

Complete interactive photo and trivia challenges. Every player plays an important role in your quest to get a high score and reach the top of the leader board.

Book your tickets today! Happy hunting!

San Jose Leaderboards

PlaceTeam NameScore
3Quakes Fanz4330
4South Bay Chinggus4180
San Jose Team Building Scavenger Hunt

Starting at only $11/Person


Why Do A Scavenger Hunt With Us?

Every scavenger hunt we make is designed to bring teams together and help hunters see the city in a whole new way. Be prepared to learn something new and have a great time. Our software helps us customize your scavenger hunt to your tastes as you solve clues. At the end of your hunt, you'll be ready to do it in another city!

How It Works

Your scavenger hunt will lead your group across town to the best-known landmarks as well as hidden gems. Along the way, you and your teammates will complete fun photo challenges, test your knowledge of local trivia, and solve riddles that will bring your entire group together. by Big City is a great way to explore a new city or learn more about an old favorite. Learn how it works.

Why It's The Perfect Gift

Our scavenger hunt tickets are flexible and can be used in any of our locations for up to two years. When you purchase as a gift you will receive an instant printable card for the recipient.

How Long is a Scavenger Hunt?

Our scavenger hunts take about 2 hours. You can pause your scavenger hunt if you'd like to explore a stop on the hunt or get drinks/food along the way.

When Can I Do The Hunt?

Do the scavenger hunt any day from 7am to 10pm, even holidays! No reservation is required for groups of less than 20.

Does everyone need an interactive role?

During your hunt each person will be texted photo challenges, trivia, and other activities for everyone to do together. We recommend purchasing a role for everyone in your group and kids over 6. If a person doesn't have their own device, you can have up to 4 roles on a single device. Our app will let you know when to pass the device to them when it's their turn.

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