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Address: 1323 Brenton Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2K5, Canada
Phone Number: +1 902-494-0525
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Description: Tour operator Andy Smith has provided entertaining and informative walking...
Tour operator Andy Smith has provided entertaining and informative walking tours and step-on guided tours to popular Nova Scotia destinations for over a decade. (Andy conducts the popular Ghost Walk of Historic Halifax also listed on Trip Advisor). In addition to being an experienced tour guide, Andy is also a professional actor (ACTRA member). And so, his tours are chockful of compelling stories, odd facts and lots of local gossip. His most popular tours include the Ghost Walk of Historic Halifax, an Historical Halifax Walk, a Halifax Van Tour, a Peggy's Cove Van Tour, a South Shore Van Tour as well as step-on guide services.
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FUN and HISTORICAL!

I'm 11, and went on the ghost walk with my dad. We had a great 2 hours with the rest of the group! We walked around downtown Halifax and had a very nice and very funny tour guide... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
AllyBoBally8
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

I'm 11, and went on the ghost walk with my dad. We had a great 2 hours with the rest of the group! We walked around downtown Halifax and had a very nice and very funny tour guide named Andy.The places we went to were so informative and interesting! My favourite part was going into the old graveyard at night!... More 

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Andy S, Owner at Tattle Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write your review. I really enjoyed meeting you and your dad! and getting to share some of this city's history and eerier tales. Hope you enjoy the rest of your summer! More 

Whitehorse, Canada
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

My wife and I took the Halifax ghost tour on a warm Friday night and enjoyed it thoroughly. Andy was very knowledgeable about the ghost stories, and his love of Halifax came through as well. We had a large group with a number of children and Andy kept everyone engaged. Highly recommended.

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Andy S, Owner at Tattle Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for attending that humid evening! And I'm glad you enjoyed yourselves! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

We took the Ghost Walk and found Andy thoroughly entertaining and informative on the city. Well worth the couple hours!!

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Andy S, Owner at Tattle Tours, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed my tour. Hope you continue to enjoy the summer! More 

Torbay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

July 14 Totally enjoyed 2 hour historical tour and story telling. Would recommend you give it a try! :)

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Glad you came along and enjoyed the stories! More 

Charlottetown, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Loved this ghost walk! I went along with 3 friends we all thoroughly enjoyed this adventure. It starts at the citadel clock tower and lasts about an hour and a half. Very easy route, its all downhill so the hardest part is getting there. There weren't as many spooky stories as I was expecting but the guide is a great... More 

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Andy S, Owner at Tattle Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for attending my Ghost Walk. I am glad you enjoyed your time. I always enjoy sharing some of Nova Scotia's rich and sometimes eerie history. More 

Frankfurt, Germany
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I was there at the Old Clock Tower on a Wednesday at 7:30 pm together with 10 more people but the guide did not come.

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Andy S, Owner at Tattle Tours, responded to this review

You must've shown up for the other ghost walk in Halifax. Mine typically begins at 7:30 p.m. (The other begins at 8:30 p.m.). And that evening, I gave my tour and had 38 people! Sorry for any confusion. More 

Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Great activity that takes you on a stroll through the streets of the pleasant city of Halifax, allows you to learn some history, and be entertained all the while. Our son was practically tripping over himself to be near Andy as he shared his tales so as not to miss a word.

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Andy S, Owner at Tattle Tours, responded to this review

Loved having your son (and yourselves) along . . . Glad you enjoyed it! More 

Moncton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

The tour was fun and very very interesting, regardless if you believe in ghosts or not. You will definitely learn something. My wife and I very much enjoyed it. There were several children on this tour, so I feel Andy may have been a bit more filtered in the nitty gritty facts. Would have loved to hear the unfiltered stories... More 

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Thanks for coming along . . . More 

Halifax, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This was a fantastic evening! We had 30 people of all different shapes and sizes and everyone enjoyed the tour. Andy was fun, engaging, knowledgeable about the city. Most of the people in our group are from Halifax and we all had a wonderful time getting to know some of the darkest, most hidden, secrets of our fair city.

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Andy S, Owner at Tattle Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for attending . . . I always enjoy sharing Halifax's darker, eerie tales and legends as well as some of our rich history. More 

Spartanburg, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I highly recommend taking a behind-the-scenes look at Halifax with Tattle Tours. We had fun hiking up and down the steep streets and grassy knolls while listening to Andy Smith tell stories about this old harbor town. He knows his history, that's for sure, which is why we went in the first place. This was a fun way to learn... More 

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Andy S, Owner at Tattle Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for attending . . . I really enjoyed meeting and entertaining you and your family. Hope the rest of your visit to the Maritimes was fun. More 

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