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The Ghost Trail of York

| The Minster, York YO1 7EH, England
+44 1904 633276
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History and hilarity

Tour guide Greg is very welcoming and shakes everybody's hand. Wasn't quite sure about him to begin... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rob J
Birmingham, United Kingdom
A one-man show

So ghosts are not really our thing, but it is such a York thing. We debated up to the last minute... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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The multi award winning entertaining family Minster ghost walk. Leaving 7:30pm (prompt)every night from the West Doors of York Minster (beneath the twin bell towers)- whatever the weather. Equity qualified. Est. 1994
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
| The Minster, York YO1 7EH, England
+44 1904 633276

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tour guide Greg is very welcoming and shakes everybody's hand. Wasn't quite sure about him to begin with, but by the end of the tour he demolished any initial misconceptions. It's not all about ghosts, but the occasional deviations are easily excused by the wonderful...More

Thank Rob J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So ghosts are not really our thing, but it is such a York thing. We debated up to the last minute whether we were going to go on one of these ghost walks/rides, and finally chose the one that began at the earliest hour -...More

1  Thank ofra01
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Firstly, this happens to be the cheapest tour o think in York. Must say, I think paying a little more for another tour might have been a better option. This is a good, enjoyable walk with lots of information. Greg, our guide, was friendly and...More

Thank Luke R
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We took this tour which starts at The York Minsters west doors at 7.30pm every evening. The tour was very interesting and informative with laughs along the way. Suitable fir children and a good price at £4 per adult and £2 a child. Tours go...More

2  Thank denise c
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Took the tour with my seven year old daughter who said it was really good and found it funny. It was an interesting walk around York for me and I was pleased that my daughter was unphased by the more troubling tales because of the...More

2  Thank Vicky S
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing evening hearing the ghostly tales of york. Our host was brilliant very theatrical. For £4 for an adult and £2 for under 16s you can't wrong if your looking for something different to do.

2  Thank stephpescod
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Nice we gentle walk round York centre with some interesting wee tales wonderfully told by our guide, very enjoyable.

2  Thank Geo B
Reviewed 25 June 2017

A great tour. The guide had a very good manner and sense of humour. He also knew a lot about York and its history..

3  Thank melcat2017
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Such a shame had the potential to be good. Our guide did not tell many ghost stories, did give some history and picked up he did not like people on bikes in york!!!!!!!! I kept wanting to say get back on track and tell us...More

Thank Jennie S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

As this was my first time in York, iI wanted to have an experience that was different. This ghost tour fitted the bill. We started our tour outside the York Minster ,and then proceeded through some of the old laneways of York. Although I was...More

1  Thank ianb111
gjp_gt, General Manager at The Ghost Trail of York, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Thanks very much for your kind feedback :-) Very glad you enjoyed your time in York

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21 August 2016|
Response from DMcVicar | Reviewed this property |
It's a bit of both but more historical
19 July 2016|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
The tour starts at the Minster and end at the Shambles.. As it is still reasonably light at 9pm,, you will find it an easy an easy walk to wherever you may want to go..