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Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Ghost Walk

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This is a ghost walk with a difference, for adults and older children (min age 13) brought to you by "Cardiff History and Hauntings" offering professional guided walks discovering Cardiff's past - on this walk you are in a city but can enjoy a...more
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Cathedral Green, Cardiff CF5 2LA, Wales
Llandaff
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I did the Llandaff Ghost Walk a number of years ago with James and loved it! We decided over the Summer to take our now young teenage boys on some of the other Cardiff History & Hauntings tours (St Fagans & Cardiff...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Gareth M
JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Gareth, I'm delighted that you all had such a great experience on the Llandaff Tour. I am also very grateful for your continued support over many years for the tours and I'm glad that this tour confirmed for you why you enjoy the tours....More

Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Throughly enjoyable!! Great atmosphere, great story telling. It’s a short walk but the locations and the story telling make it scary! Throughout the tour you stand in pitch black listening to the tales. Standing in the middle of a cemetery was very scary! Thank you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Simon, I am delighted that you and your family had such a great experience on the Dark Tour and that you all managed to get immersed in its powerful atmosphere. I and my colleagues certainly look forward to greeting you on another tour in...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

Attended the LLandaff Ghost tour last night and what an experience it was. The Tour guide "John" was a magnificent raconteur and brought the numerous ghost stories to life with his enthusiasm and humour. Particular highlights included the graveyard where my missus was so scared...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jonny many thanks for your review. It both pleased me to read how much you enjoyed it, and made me laugh. I hope by now that your arm is fully recovered! I and my team look forward to welcoming you on our tours at...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Excellent, James was so good at building a great story. Learnt lots about the history of the area - spooky too!More

Date of experience: September 2018
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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Angela, many thanks for your kind review and I apologise for the length of time it has taken me to acknowledge it. September and October turned out to be our busiest months ever in the 9 years of doing these tours, and we are...More

Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

This tour was an excellent Christmas gift from my husband. Always wanted to do the tour but never got around to booking it. The guide - John was very personable, engaging and knowledgeable. He brought experiences, history and stories to life in the way he...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

I am so pleased to read that this turned out to be such a good Christmas gift for you and that your expectations were met! Thank you for posting your feedback and I certainly look forward, along with my team, to welcoming you on to...More

Reviewed February 9, 2018

I took my team on this walk this week. It was a really cold clear night, couldn’t have been better. James our tour guide was fantastic, informative knowledgable and could really wind up some genuine fear! Fantastic! Every 2 seconds I found myself turning around,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Ghost Walk, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Thanks Vicky for a fantastic review. It was a wonderful night with scares and laughs in abundance with your group! I am really grateful for your feedback and for your reminder to readers about the need to wrap up warm. It was indeed very cold...More

Reviewed November 1, 2017

Absolutely loved this walk, my 14 yr old daughter and i were spellbound as James told us detailed history of the area , his knowledge and storytelling are second to none , was a very creepy night walking through fields , the road of the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

James (the organiser) was a very personable and excellent tour guide! The stories ranged from comical to (maybe) spine tingling, located in a very old part of the city (and apparently Britain) the stories are naturally enriched with history. I would recommend this tour to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

I absolutely loved our ghost tour tonight around Llandaff. The walk starts out with a bit of background history and setting the scene in view of the Llandaff cathedral. As we continued the walk, we heard more and more tales of ghostly goings on. The...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

As i said this was a surprise from my wife,and i am glad i went the atmosphere was superb dark and misty almost like a film set,the tour leader was a superb story teller and held my interest all the way through. I would highly...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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marciah91
August 27, 2016|
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Response from Victoria M | Reviewed this property |
Definetly Llandaff, it's far more spooky walking around a graveyard in the dark and down a wooded lane. Cardiff castle is still great though.
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Sammi L
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Response from JimCardiffresident | Property representative |
Unfortunately the tour is not wheelchair accessible. The purpose of the walk is to take people to the actual venues of the alleged hauntings. The route is not on tarmac but rough terrain in the form of footpaths. The route... More
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