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“Ghostly Fun Evening, Even For Teens!”

A Ghostly Encounter
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Haunted Stroll Through Old St Augustine
Ranked #20 of 117 Tours in St. Augustine
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Join us on a Ghostly Encounter. Enter the Love Tree Cottage to hear strange and unusual stories of those who refuse to leave. We also visit two cemeteries, the city gates the grounds of the Old Fort and many of your guides favorite haunts. Tour will last approximately 90 minutes with about 35 to 40 minutes of actual walking.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Wheelchair access
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Ghostly Fun Evening, Even For Teens!”
Reviewed October 12, 2013

Our group of 10 got to enjoy the tour as a 15th Birthday Celebration. What a fun evening! Dion was our guide and he was absolutely terrific! The girls were scared, entertained, startled, and more! Not sure who had more fun, the girls or the parents watching the girls! Worth the trip and the $$.

Visited October 2013
1 Thank Laura M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Creepy, informative, and comical!”
Reviewed October 6, 2013

The ghostly encounters your with guide Dion was freakin amazing! He takes the time to get into character for the most optimum experience. The quality of the tour is multiplied when Dion verifies the stories he tells, along with providing facts about the locale and the people who inhabited it. I enjoy theatre and I appreciated the level of showmen ship Dion displayed throughout the tour whether it be through stories, history, or a well timed joke. All in all it was a wonderful experience and I highly suggest it.

Visited October 2013
1 Thank RhinoceRoyce
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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24 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Dion's Tour and "A Ghostly Encounter" is always the Best.”
Reviewed September 19, 2013

We have been on A Ghostly Encounter and toured with Dion many times in St Augustine, but in all the cities we have visited there is NO tour out there that comes close to Dion's story-telling ability and A Ghostly Encounter. Thanks Again Dion.

Visited September 2013
1 Thank WSuggs
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36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Do not miss it!”
Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

This was our 1st trip to St.Augustine. We try to do a ghost tour everywhere we go. This was by far 1 of our favorites. Our guide was Dion & he was great. All his stories were very interesting & very entertaining! Don't miss this 1!

Visited September 2013
Thank Mzmaudie
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Jacksonville, NC
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70 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Great addition to our trip...don't miss”
Reviewed September 1, 2013

We choose this tour after looking at others on the web and tripadvisor. I didn't want anything to "corny" or scripted. This was our first ghost tour and we brought along our boys (13 and 11). Initially, the boys weren't too thrilled with the idea of walking around so much, but it only took a few minutes for our guide Lee to get them mesmerized. The stories didn't scare the boys at all, but probably gave them a taste of "real history". The boys were engaged in the stories and taking pictures during the entire tour. We used St. Augustine on a stop to our trip to Orlando (Disney, Discovery Cove, etc) and the boys still bring up this one 90-minute tour and how they want to do it again. Bring something to drink, where comfortable shoes, and bring a camera.

Visited August 2013
Thank KerryC6
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