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Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Cardiff Ghost Walk

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Address: Cathedral Green, Cardiff CF5 2LA, Wales
Phone Number: 07538 878609
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Description: This is a ghost walk with a difference, for adults and older children (min...
This is a ghost walk with a difference, for adults and older children (min age 12) 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 mystical rural atmosphere, a chilling torch lit Cardiff ghost tour in an ancient village setting amidst ruins, graveyards and wooded lanes, with the spirits of those long dead – sad phantoms, strange lights, and sinister entities. Just a 10 minute bus ride from Cardiff Castle.
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We didn't really know what to expect of the ghost walk, but it turned out te be a very fun, though creepy evening and we're looking forward to doing more of them. The surroundings... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Torhout, Belgium

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Newport, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

My boyfriend, parents and I took this tour and found it more geared for children than adults. We were expecting this to be a walking tour, highlighting some of the sights of Landaff village, but found the tour took place mainly in fields and parks around the village, where we stood stationary with many gnats and mosquitos biting, listening to... More 

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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Cardiff Ghost Walk, responded to this review

Dear Jenn I am sorry that you did not enjoy the tour format, and the way it builds the intrigue of the ghost stories as the evening goes on. To be fair, the website for the walk does describe the nature of the route, which is along medieval roadways (now footpaths) in some places and other locations specifically chosen because... More 

Torhout, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We didn't really know what to expect of the ghost walk, but it turned out te be a very fun, though creepy evening and we're looking forward to doing more of them. The surroundings created a good atmosphere and John is a born storyteller!

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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Cardiff Ghost Walk, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and I am delighted that you got absorbed by the eerie atmosphere as you heard the ghost stories. I certainly hope that we see you more of our tours in future, and thank you very much for your feedback. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

After living in Cardiff for my whole life, and being something of a history fanatic, I thought I knew most of what there was to know about my home town - I was wrong! I've been meaning to take this ghost walk for years, but never got around to it until tonight. Do not pay attention to the negative reviews... More 

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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Cardiff Ghost Walk, responded to this review

Dear Charlie, what a lovely review and so heartening to read that you had such an enjoyable evening at Llandaff. I hope you can pluck up the courage (!) to sample some of our other ghost tours in future! Thank you so much for your review. More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Went on this tour a few months ago , just got around to doing a review. I really liked the margam park ghost tour by the same company thought it was brilliant. I love llandaff so was looking forward to this one. However the story teller John lost the thread alot and repeated himself , i found his story telling... More 

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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Cardiff Ghost Walk, responded to this review

Dear Cathedral88, I am sorry you found the Llandaff Ghost Walk disappointing. I'm not quite sure what must have happened on the night you did the tour because, as you can see from the other reviews and, from my own experience when accompanying him, the stories and the guide have been highly thought of for some time. I suppose we... More 

Wichita, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We booked this as a way to spend a Saturday evening and enjoyed it. The tour guide was interesting, however much of the tour depends on the group. Our group was very interactive with one very skittish member and that just added to the fun. Even if you don't believe in ghosts, the tour is well worth it for the... More 

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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Cardiff Ghost Walk, responded to this review

Dear reddogmommy. Thank you so much for your review, and I am delighted you had a fun evening. The public transportation back to the city centre is always an issue, especially in the summer when the tours have to start later because of the late sunset times. However, we always try and ensure the tours finish in plenty of time... More 

Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The surroundings are beautiful, and we were a small group of people, which made it a bit easier to keep us together. John is a brilliant story teller, I got completely hooked on every word he said. It was really entertaining, hair rising, fantastic adventure. John is now doing the Cardiff Castle walk so guess where I'm going next ^^

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Six of us went along tonight. Beautiful surroundings of Llandaff. Very friendly host who explained how the evening would progress very clearly and with humour. Found the walk to be at a good pace and it was wonderful to learn about Llandaff's history and walk on a very pleasant evening. Won't give too much away and spoil it but we... More 

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JimCardiffresident, Owner at Cardiff History and Hauntings - The Llandaff Cardiff Ghost Walk, responded to this review

Dear CherylWales thank you for your review and I am delighted that your team had an enjoyable evening out with John on the Llandaff Ghost Walk. I am especially glad that you were able to absorb yourselves in the atmosphere of the setting, and I do hope we will see you on one of our other tours in the near... More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

First time we did anything like this but after discussions of ghosts at work couldn't help ourselves. Great value for money and John made the walk the interesting and entertaining with his fantastic story telling skills. Would recommend to anyone who is looking for something a little different to in Cardiff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

First time of doing anything like this but as it was on our doorstep, we couldn't resist! We loved the spooky side of this tour as well as the historical side! John made both aspects incredibly entertaining. Can't wait to do our next one at St Fagans. Would completely recommend to everyone who has an interest in either history or... More 

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Bristol, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

I have wanted to do this for ages so decided to do this for my birthday. I did email the company to ask if they offered a group discount (as there were 8 of us) and they said no. They also discouraged us as a group to join the Friday ghost walk as they were concerned that we were going... More 

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Address: Cathedral Green, Cardiff CF5 2LA, Wales
Phone Number: 07538 878609
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Cardiff>  > Llandaff

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