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Spirit Expeditions Tours

150 High St., Salem, OR 97317
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Ranked #10 of 24 Activities in Salem
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Boat Tours
Owner description: Spirit Expeditions provides amazingly spooky walking tours of the Downtown Salem area that takes you by the most haunted locations in town. Use all... more » Owner description: Spirit Expeditions provides amazingly spooky walking tours of the Downtown Salem area that takes you by the most haunted locations in town. Use all the same ghost hunting equipment that you see on the tv shows! Our tours start at Twinsies Coffee at 150 High St. in downtown Salem where the basement used to be a one time tunnel access point! We give a free ghost hunting class before we embark on the creepiest adventure in Salem! Spirit Expeditions also offers walking tours of Silverton, Albany, Corvallis and Independence, does birthday parties, weddings, private events and spooky shuttle tours! « less
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Eugene, Oregon
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Let me start out by saying that I do not fault our tour guide for how bad this experience was. Our guide was a likeable, personable and engaged young woman who tried her best to liven up our sad, paranormal-absent tour with some tall tales and humor. That being said...when you're standing in an alleyway, listening to a story of... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

They have cancelled my tour TWICE! Now I cant get a hold of anyone for a refund, have left many messages and no one has callef

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

The mobile tour was fun and really interesting. I wish there was more equipment we could use to do investigations!! And some questions weren't able to be answered but I understand it was a long night. Other than that, the tour is great and the guides are awesome!

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

I bought this this tour for a mothers day present. They cancelled the tour a total of 3 times! I had 8 people going and the excuse for the third cancellation was we dont have enough people going even though when i reserved it afterwards it said sold out. This company is a joke. Please dont waste your time and... More

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Minnesota
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89 reviews 89 reviews
18 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Purchased a deal through Living Social and couldn't get a hold of the company to actually book a tour. Their website didn't seem to work for Living Social, just Groupon. Called during business hours but never actually got anyone, just kept getting a voicemail. Left message with no call back. Ended up requesting a refund from Living Social because I... More

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Columbia, South Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

TERRIBLE COMPANY TO DEAL WITH!!! Absolutely unprofessional! A group of 6 booked this tour through Groupon. We arrived 30 minutes early to the location indicated on the confirmation email we received from Spirit Expeditions. The tour guide never showed. At the time our tour was supposed to be starting we began calling the company. All 6 of us called, I... More

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We were underwhelmed by the 2 hour tour. The guide was not engaging nor a great story teller. Which led to a boring two hours. Also where we stopped generally had nothing to do with the story being told. Also doing the tour at that location on a Saturday is a bad time. You have lots of drunks and crazies... More

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Mandy T, Tour Guide at Spirit Expeditions Tours, responded to this review

I'm sorry you did not enjoy the Richmond tour but appreciate your feedback. I do try to tell stories about where we are; 3/4 of the stops are at the location where the stories took place. As for the other 1/4, every tour needs some filler stories. I'm sorry the tour was not scary and that you didn't see any... More

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3 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Having been on two ghost tours in Orlando and Anchorage, I was disappointed with the COS tour. The guide was absolutely dreadful. She was a teenager and didn't know facts very well. She walked so fast and was accompanied by a young man. It seemed they were dressed to go out after the tour and were trying to get done... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

My expedition was apparently cancelled and I had not been notified until after I went to the meeting place, paid for parking, walked all around the area looking for the guide, and finally on my 3rd phone call to the emergency phone number a rep named Vicki answered, put me on hold cause she also didn't know what was going... More

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Fountain, Colorado
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This is a two hour walking tour in downtown Colorado Springs. The guides, Erin and Courtney, were great. We went to several locations where murder and mayhem had taken place. There has been reported paranormal activity in each of these locations. I was surprised to find out there actually is an App for that! We went on Friday the 13th,... More

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