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Sydney Ghost Walking Tour

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    After meeting your guide in The Rocks, starts your ghoulish walk in the mists of time, when this neighborhood was home to sailors, prostitutes, sly-grog shops (where cheap liquor was sold illegally), opium dens and many nefarious characters. Notorious gangs such as the Rocks Push and the Razor double-crossed their victims and rivals, sometimes going as far as murder. Hear the tales of unfortunate souls whose ghosts are rumored to roam the streets as your guide leads you through their spooky stories and former haunts.
    As you walk through the darkened streets, your guide reveals theories about lingering mysteries and unsolved murders that have perplexed investigators for decades. Discover how sites such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Susannah Place, Dawes Point, Atherden Street and the Orient Hotel are connected to one another through these tales.
    Expect to stroll at a leisurely pace for about one mile (1.6 km) during your tour, with frequent stops for photo ops. After an eerie evening of ghost tales and possibly some sightings, your tour ends when your guide returns you to your starting point.
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    Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

    We took our teenage granddaughter on this tour and Alison was our delightful host. It was great walking and weaving our way through the historical streets of The Rocks. Lots of ghost stories shared which my granddaughter absolutely loved. If not for the ghosts, this...More

    1  Thank Ladymajik57
    Lantern G, Front Office Manager at Lantern Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2019

    Hello and thank you for your review on our Haunted Sydney ghost tour. That's great news to hear your granddaughter enjoyed this tour along with yourselves, Hope to see you again on another Lantern Ghost Tour. Happy Haunting!

    Reviewed December 18, 2018

    I have been to several ghost tours around Europe and in them one gets to know more about the area in which the ghost tour is held. It gives a lot more than just the brief ghost stories without context that we were given on...More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    Thank yvonneanttila
    Lantern G, Front Office Manager at Lantern Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2018

    Hi Yvonne, thank you for your review on the Haunted Sydney ghost tour. We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy this tour in any part, maybe an investigation would be more suited to yourself to have less stories told and use of more...More

    Reviewed November 29, 2018

    We love doing ghost tours - but we expect to learn a bit more about the general history of the place; we expect an entertaining story teller to guide the tour; and we expect full focus on the tour group. Lantern Ghost Tours failed to...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank Yigal_77
    Reviewed August 4, 2018

    The walk itself was OK with a quick -paced stroll around the upper area of The Rocks. Not a good idea for those using a cane or slow walkers as there were a lot of steps. Guide was boring, stories were delivered in monotone with...More

    Date of experience: August 2018
    Thank Teresa Z
    Lantern G, Front Office Manager at Lantern Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

    Hello and thank you for taking the time to write your review on the Haunted Sydney ghost tour. We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy this ghost tour or the history provided throughout the tour. Maybe a paranormal investigation would be more suited...More

    Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

    I went on this tour with 4 friends. Two were from overseas. The tour said to meet at 8pm. At 8:03 there were 4 people who were late. Well didn’t the tour guide ream them out. Highly unnecessary. Then another poor girl by herself was...More

    2  Thank Global123292
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