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The York Ghost Walk Experience

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Fun ghost walk

This ghost walk was a lot of fun. The guide Pat (I think, might be wrong about the name) was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carolyn B
Toronto, Canada
Not so scary

We have done a couple of this type of tour in York before, including the ghost bus so we were... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2017
Ian H
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This ghost walk was a lot of fun. The guide Pat (I think, might be wrong about the name) was very entertaining and a good storyteller. The group size was huge though, I think there was well over 40 people, maybe over 50. It meant...More

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed May 20, 2018

The gentleman running this tour has lots of good ghost stories, and delivers them with good humor and a few frights. There were lots of ghost tours on offer in York and i'm really pleased we picked this one.

Thank Chris D
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Always try and do a walking tour to any city we visit and this tour was great fun was £5 however we usually do the free tours that you too at the end and would have paid more if this was the case! Great stories...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed this. Very entertaining. Kept everyone involved and engaged. Walked at good pace but not too quickly.

Thank Murphyandjazz
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

We went on this tour last night for my hen do. It was absolutely fantastic can’t recommend it enough. Our tour guide was so well informed, it was really interesting. He was really funny as well (shuffle shuffle).

Thank shellgd
Reviewed December 3, 2017

We have done a couple of this type of tour in York before, including the ghost bus so we were already aware of some of the stories. My wife and I felt that there were too many in the group and no checking of who...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

We went on the last night's of 5 days in York . I saw the gentleman sitting on the steps of York Minster before he came over . Very informative just wasn't long enough 2 hours would be better get more around York . Went...More

Thank swarbi
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

I've been on a ghost walk before so I had some idea of what to expect but my wife has never done anything like this before. I'm glad to say we both had a great time :-). The guide was funny and informative and interacted...More

Thank Nigel W
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

There was nothing wrong with this Ghost Walk but I think it may have been more enjoyable or spooky in the dark to be fair. We have done a different Ghost walk in York previously which more engaging. This one was neither particularly scary or...More

Thank DKSManchester
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

Decided to do the ghost walk with my friends as a last minute plan and we are glad we did. It's very good value for money (£5 for a student ticket) and although it was a little cold, the tour guide was funny and charismatic...More

Thank Phoebe K
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August 21, 2016|
Response from Nigel W |
A mix of both. There are plenty of ghost stories but also a fair amount of history as the two go together.