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The Tapa puzzle is from Istanbul. It stands for Turkish Art PAint and is a fascinating logic puzzle invented by the Turkish puzzle master Serkan Yürekli.

With the claasic rules of a Tapa puzzle, the challenge is to color certain cells black in order to create a continuous path. We present the grid here as a lawn in which garden tiles are placed.

  • A number describes the number of consecutive garden tiles lying horizontally, vertically or diagonally around this grass zone.
  • If there is more than one number in a grass area, a cell of grass should be placed between the groups of garden tiles.
  • All garden tiles must be connected horizontally or vertically.
  • The garden tiles may not form a 2x2 square anywhere.
  • As with all logic puzzles, there is only one unique solution.

Follow the instructions below to solve the TAPA puzzles from this website:

  • LEV: choose your starting level.
  • PUZ: enter the number of the Tapa puzzle you want to solve.
  • START: this puzzle is now loaded.
  • Click on a gray box to change into a garden tile.
  • Click on a garden tile to turn into a grass zone.
  • Click on a grass zone to make it gray and neutral.
  • Click on ✓ to check the tectonic puzzle. The wrong boxes turn red.
  • Click on SOL to show the solution of the LITS puzzle.