Ghostly Walks tours weave together Victoria’s ghosts and the stories behind them, bringing the dark history of our city to life. It’s guaranteed to be spell-binding, entertaining, memorable, and most of all spine-tingling!
Our guides have collected more than five hundred accounts of ghostly encounters in Victoria and have uncovered the sordid truth behind many of the city’s most horrible deeds and tragic accidents. Join us for an hour of hauntingly good ghost stories and grippingly gruesome tales of true crime.
Ghostly Walks run year-round
November 1, 2022 – April 30, 2023
During the Winter season Ghostly Walks take place on most Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Starting from the Visitor Centre, 812 Wharf Street. Pre-booking required.
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Here’s the questions about our tours we answer most often.
How much does a tour cost?
Here are our most current prices: Adults: $21 Seniors: $16 Students: $16 Children (6-11): $11
Where do tours start?
Many of our tours begin outside the Visitor Information Centre, 812 Wharf Street. However, some History Walks and Ghostly Walks at Halloween depart from different locations. You can find the most accurate information here.
Are tours guided?
Yes, all our tours are guided by a team of the finest storytellers in the city, led by John Adams, Victoria’s best known historian and noted paranormal author. Our guides include a range of historians and performers from a range of backgrounds, all united by their passion for creating great experiences for our guests.
How long do tours last? Is there much walking?
Ghostly Walks last 60 minutes. Our historical tours last 90 minutes. Tours generally include 2-3 kilometers of gentle walking around downtown Victoria.
Tickets & Reservations
How do I buy a ticket?
Tickets must be purchased online. Buy your tickets here.
Do I need to make a reservation?
To ensure small group sizes, reservations are necessary.