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Ghostly Walks Walking Tours

#19 of 104 Tours in Victoria
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Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Address: 812 Government Street, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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Behind Victoria's old-world charm lie tales of eccentric characters, heroic...

Behind Victoria's old-world charm lie tales of eccentric characters, heroic deeds, intrigue, love, hangings, murder and GHOSTS!Ghostly Walks tours are scheduled year-round, they last 90 minutes and take place rain or shine.

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Ghostly Walking Tour in Victoria

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Chinese town walk

Was fantastic! The tour guide was full of knowledge and obviously very passionate. Would recommend this walk to everyone.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 January 2017
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went with quite a large group of people (15 or so) and found it to be fascinating, but nothing I would regret not going to. The tour itself is well organized and has lots of history and a few stories about some murders that occurred locally, back in the day. It would be great for people who are really... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Was fantastic! The tour guide was full of knowledge and obviously very passionate. Would recommend this walk to everyone.

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Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We checked out this tour in the middle of October, shoot was right around Halloween. My wife enjoys the idea of ghosts so this was a must for her. The two guides did a great job of telling us the lore of the ghosts of Victoria. This hour tour was during the rain but still enjoyable. It does take you... More 

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Broadbeach, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Let me start by saying I love ghost tours. Ghost stories and tales of the macabre are so interesting to me that it's usually one of the first things I google when planning a trip to a new location. These walking tours are fantastic. They had the right amount of history, intrigue, fact and spinechilling storytelling to make them both... More 

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Penticton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This was a great tour. N hour and a half that flies by as you walk and hear the history of Victoria and the tales of the ghosts around. The tour guide is enthusiastic and weaves tales that keep you interested and wanting to hear more. This is a highly recommended tour it's cheap and great to hear it all.... More 

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Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

We've done similar "ghost" tours in other cities but I really preferred this one. No reliance on costumes or people waiting behind corners to yell boo... just good old fashioned story telling. Our guide was awesome, I really wish I could remember her name!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Really good tour! We booked it online and enjoyed all the ghost stories, the tour around the city and the little history of the town, we would like to spend more time in Victoria though, it looks like a beautiful place!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Kate took us on a tour of old neighbourhood of Victoria and had great stories. The walk was very easy and lots of stopping to hear spooky stories

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Wichita, Kansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

If you are into scary ghost stories, this tour is for you! Not for those susceptible to nightmares, depression or impressionable children. Tour guide was excellent and kept our attention throughout. Lots of history in this city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This was our 2nd time taking the Ghostly Walks tour and it was just as fun the 2nd time. If you love listening to good ghost stories and learning a little history a long the way, then this is an hour well spent! It is also a fun way to see parts of Victoria you may not have otherwise wandered... More 

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