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The Ghost Bus Tours

#25 of 95 Tours in York
York, United Kingdom
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About The Ghost Bus Tours
The York Ghost Bus Tours is a theatrical sightseeing tour onboard a classic 1960s Routemaster bus, taking you on a journey around the darker side of Europe's most haunted city. Learn about torture, murders, executions and of course the ghosts that reside within the medieval city walls. A comedy horror show you'll never forget, this is the perfect way to see York!
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There are lots of places in York that are thought to be haunted, but these spooky stories are not often mentioned on traditional sightseeing tours. This tour helps you discover the city’s dark history with an evening ghost bus adventure between haunted sights such as York Minster, and Clifford’s Tower. Along the way, a guide entertains you with tales of restless spirits, sinister characters, and ghastly crimes.
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Mariam R wrote a review Jun 13
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It was hilarious!! The guide (Paul Bearer!) was very funny & put all his energy into giving good entertainment- there was some really interesting facts discovered about York - some silly moments but an hour flew so quickly! I’d definitely recommend it.
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Davina O wrote a review Jun 8
Crawley, United Kingdom30 contributions17 helpful votes
Everything about this tour is wrong. Thought it was just us thinking what was it all about, but everyone on board looked puzzled and board.
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Clara wrote a review Jun 6
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Visited Friday 4th June 2021. What seemed like was going to be a steady trip around the city soon turned into was we going to survive. The guide did his best as I think his mic was playing up could constantly hear clicking. The driver thought he was on a funeral and then a race track after the first 5 minutes hence why we thought will we survive. The bus looks the part guide very smartly dressed but the driver looked like he had just crawled out of bed and has he never heard of clutch control. All in all an okish show just a tad on the expensive side and for god sake wash the curtains they remind me of motel curtains in America and we all know what people wipe on them.
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Date of experience: June 2021
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Faye wrote a review Jun 6
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It was dead good fun, maybe have more ghouls onboard once all restrictions end? Really enjoyed it. I was worried we wouldn't find it but it's very easy to get to and decorated horrortastically.
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Date of experience: June 2021
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MissP wrote a review Jun 5
Barnsley, United Kingdom14 contributions2 helpful votes
Garbage! Waste of money. Couldn’t hear a word of what the conductor was saying when we got off the bus at the shambles either. It’s hardly a “ghost bus” Poor decoration, the bus itself needs work doing to it. I couldn’t wait to get off. Covid? What’s that. All crammed in like sardines.
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Date of experience: June 2021
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