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The Triangle area's (Raleigh & Durham) only daily walking/motorized guided tour operator, Tobacco Road Tours offers packaged tours to Historic Durham, Historic Raleigh, Yadkin & Haw River Wine,Raleigh Haunted Footsteps Ghost, Pub Crawl & Haunted...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time listening to the tales and local history. Our guide Brad was very enthusiastic and interactive with the group.More

Thank Joseph C
TriangleTourGuy, General Manager at Tobacco Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Howdy Joseph C, Thank you so very much for writing a review of your experience. From inception our goal is to provide guests of the Triangle (Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill) with an entertaining, informative and FUN guided tour experience. Again, thank you Joseph for providing 5 star...More

Reviewed November 27, 2017

I had family in town and I thought that this would be a fun and interesting way to show them downtown Durham. The Haunted Ghost Tour was fun and our guide, Chris, did a great job telling the stories and he kept the group engaged....More

Thank MissE81
TriangleTourGuy, Manager at Tobacco Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2017

Hello MissE81, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience on the Durham Dark & Mysterious Ghost Walk we appreciate it very much. Chris has developed his style and story telling methods to keep the group engaged and entertained. We are...More

Reviewed May 6, 2017

Well organized tour on small tour bus with enough stops to keep things interesting. Focused on the Duke family and its influence on the tobacco industry from post Civil War to early 1900's. We enjoyed Lucky Strike tobacco Historical area and Duke original homestead stops...More

Thank Wendi B
TriangleTourGuy, General Manager at Tobacco Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017

Greetings Wendi B, We really appreciate you taking the time to provide your feedback and experience on the Historic Durham & Tobacco Empire tour! We agree, it is a bit of a wonder and secret that Durham has so much fascinating history and so much...More

Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

We had a lot of fun on the ghost tour. Chloe is an engaging storyteller and we were happy that we learned so much about Durhams past in such an entertaining way. Full recommendation!

Thank SwedishChef37
TriangleTourGuy, General Manager at Tobacco Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

SwedishChef37, Thank you so much for your positive review of your experience on the Durham Dark & Mysterious Ghost walk! Chloe does a great job of leading groups and delivering cool FUN content. Best, TRT Staff

Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

We've taken many of these "Haunted Tours" in the past, and wanted to give this one a try. Overall we had a good time... The history was interesting, the bars were all a good choice for the tour. Our guide knew a lot about the...More

1  Thank Trent R
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Our guide, Kelly, was so great - he really made the experience. I had done this tour before but without the drinking - they have a version that just wanders Durham and does ghost stories and another that throws in some pub visits along the...More

1  Thank ckassotis
TriangleTourGuy, General Manager at Tobacco Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

ckassotis, Many thanks for taking the time to provide a brief review of your experience with Tobacco Road Tours; we appreciate it very much! Glad you enjoyed a quality group leader and guide in Kelly. Thank you for joining TRT for the second time. Best...More

Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

A unique historical tour, plus visiting some great bars with lots of character! Not too scary but there are some very compelling ghost stories that tie into the city's history. Tour guide Chloe was lots of fun!

1  Thank Suzanne V
TriangleTourGuy, General Manager at Tobacco Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

Suzanne V Many thanks for taking a moment to reflect on your guided experience in Durham with Chloe. We do really try and create a FUN and lively experience. Come join us in Raleigh next time. Best, TRT Mgmt

Reviewed November 11, 2016

This was an excellent tour, and our guide, Brad, was very pleasant. There was some walking, and Brad also drove us in a tour bus between locations. I think that anyone but folks in wheelchairs would be able to do this tour. The history of...More

Thank valandgreg
TriangleTourGuy, General Manager at Tobacco Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

valandgreg; Hello and thank you for your kind feedback and review of TRT's historic Durham & Tobacco empire tour. Thank you for your recommendation as well. TRT Mgmt

Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

We went on the haunted pub crawl with guide Chloe. She is enthusiastic, but I found her stories to be lengthy without much substance. Unfortunately her story telling was not my style and she was difficult to follow. Twelve people left the tour early (all...More

Thank Tory L
TriangleTourGuy, Manager at Tobacco Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2017

Tory L, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide your experience on the Durham tour. It sounds as if Chloe's story telling style was not to your liking. Each guide has their own style and approach to delivering content. Chloe consistently receives...More

Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

The ghost walk was fun. It's interesting to find out the story behind the story. Our guide Chloe was great and showed alot of enthusiasm while telling the stories.

Thank rlac5566
TriangleTourGuy, General Manager at Tobacco Road Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

rlac5566, Thank you for your review. Chloe does a great job of infotaining our guests in Durham. Come join us in Raleigh some time. Best again and thank you! TRT Mgmt

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