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The Original Ghost Tours of Catalina

Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-0036
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A No Show: Closed

I tried to contact the Walking Ghost Tour twice and never heard from anyone. I went to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Oceanside, California
Fraud-didn’t show for tour & wont return emails- phone number to nowhere

Something has gone downhill with this company. Tour guide never showed up and company would not... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2017
Elizabeth P
via mobile
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A day or evening ghostly walking tour which will guide you through haunted Avalon; over the very burial ground the village was built upon. You will drop in on a variety of historic locations which are sure to raise the hair on your neck with their paranormal activity. You will become entwined with the unsolved mysteries, scandalous tales, ghostly sightings, types of ghosts and why they continue to haunt Avalon. Cameras are encouraged. Nothing is made up. It is historic, educational and crazy wild when we have an encounter. The tours last just over an hour and are “G Rated for Ghostly” and are great for families as well as for the serious paranormal investigator or amateur ghost hunter. Tours meet near the Casino and come back into town with some stairs involved. The tour ends at the opposite side of town at the most actively haunted site in town.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible20%
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Hours Today: 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I tried to contact the Walking Ghost Tour twice and never heard from anyone. I went to the visitors center and the Catalina Tour Ticket Booth and did not get anything but a phone number. I decided to go to the Casino where the Ghost...More

Thank razzwho1
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

Something has gone downhill with this company. Tour guide never showed up and company would not return our calls or emails- they are a fraud now just taking money with no services rendered- their merchant account should be taken away. There were 5 groups of...More

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed August 18, 2017

My husband and I recently went on the Ghost Tour which we found fantastic. We were guided around the spooky town by the wonderful Mason who regaled us with tales of woe and whimsy which shook us to our very core. Masons charm and style...More

Thank ryan h
Reviewed August 17, 2017

I could not believe how bad this was. The guide was like a public speaker that had nothing to say but droned on and on. It seemed he had no idea what to talk about, no ghosts, no insight, not really anything of interest ....More

Thank dougleyste
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

This tour was so underwhelming. It was not only inaccurate but down right deceitful!!! The tour guide while attentive was constantly distracted. As a long time visitor to the island it was abundantly clear these stories were fabricated. I would not anyone I care about...More

Thank Kim H
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

If you went on this tour and thought it was "hokey" or anything less than your expectations... that's on your unrealistic expectations! Haha. Josh was a great tour guide and it was nice to hear the stories as told by a local. Approach with open...More

Thank RayDotti
Reviewed July 18, 2017

We were looking for something to do with our teenagers at night on our recent visit to Catalina, and while walking home from our day at Descanso Beach Club, we saw a sign for the Original Ghost Tour of Catalina departing every night at 8...More

Thank rokkahulababy
Reviewed July 2, 2017

Mason was a lot of fun! Cool way to spent some time on the island. I did learn some history that I hadn't know before

Thank scubacindy818
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

This tour was a great way to learn more about Catalina on an hour long evening stroll. Our ghost tour host, Mason, was knowledgeable and entertaining. He spun a good tale and left it to his audience to decide if it was fact or fiction.

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed May 26, 2017

An entertaining way to spend an hour in the evening. Our guide, Josh, was very knowledgeable about the island history, and could easily answer any question presented. The stories were interesting and amusing, not too scary for little kids.

Thank Ed T
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