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Canterbury Ghost Tour

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Address: 38 St. Margarets Street | Outside Alberrys Wine Bar, Canterbury CT1 2TY, England
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+44 845 519 0267
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 23:00
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A darkly entertaining blend of history, humour and haunting on the streets...

A darkly entertaining blend of history, humour and haunting on the streets of Canterbury, suitable for all ages , conducted by your jovial host John Hippisley - Kent's Premier Award Winning Ghost Hunter. Join a tour to discover some chilling tales that will haunt your dreams and leave you hair tingling. No harm can come as long as you travel with the Ghost Hunter! Book now online!

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John is extremely personable.. he reads his audience well.. his knowledge is unquestionable.. he is funny and scary!! This is the third tour we have done with John and every time... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Claire N
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

John is extremely personable.. he reads his audience well.. his knowledge is unquestionable.. he is funny and scary!! This is the third tour we have done with John and every time it has been different! Don't miss this tour! Burn the witch!

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Thank Claire N
Wakefield
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want a tour with the guide telling you random bits of information interspersed with the incoherent babblings of an eccentric then this is the tour for you, if, like me you expect a ghost walk then go to Waterstones, buy this man's book, Haunted Canterbury and take yourself around the streets. The book is great, why oh why... More 

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1 Thank WakefieldMadHatter
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this review

So Sorry to read your review, still it's your opinion that improves the experience for others I take all feedback on board, good or not so good, and will continue to strive to please more over time. Kind Regards John Hiippisley More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Really great experience, the tour guide was so funny, but at the same time was very informative on a very interesting history of the city. Highly recommended!

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Thank Sandrė R
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this review

What a lovely review to read, so glad you enjoyed the tour and more importantly shared your views with other visitors that's "the spirit of TripAdvisor", glad I am at the top of my game. Please do recommend me to your friends and you are most welcome to come back anytime. Kind Regards John Hippisley More 

Ashford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I love history, but this gentleman tells it in a way that will keep you hooked and thoroughly entertained, regardless of your interests. I would recommend this tour to anyone wanting an evenings entertainment.

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Thank Maybelline1970
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this review

What a lovely review to read, so glad you enjoyed the tour and more importantly shared your views with other visitors that's "the spirit of TripAdvisor", glad I am at the top of my game. Please do recommend me to your friends and you are most welcome to come back anytime. Kind Regards John Hippisley More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I am a big fan of ghost tours, not because I believe in the supernatural much, but because they usually come with great historical and social stories that I find interesting. They’re usually quite entertaining too.  When we took a trip to Canterbury, I found the Canterbury Ghost Tour, which was highly recommended. Little did we know what we were in... More 

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Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this review

What a lovely review to read, so glad you enjoyed the tour and more importantly shared your views with other visitors that's "the spirit of TripAdvisor", glad I am at the top of my game. Please do recommend me to your friends and you are most welcome to come back anytime. Kind Regards John Hippisley More 

Woking, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

My partner and I went on the Canterbury Ghost Tour on Saturday 11th March and we both thoroughly enjoyed it. It was very interesting and extremely entertaining. It was worth every penny of the £10.

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Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this review

What a lovely review to read, so glad you enjoyed the tour and more importantly shared your views with other visitors that's "the spirit of TripAdvisor", glad I am at the top of my game. Please do recommend me to your friends and you are most welcome to come back anytime. Kind Regards John Hippisley More 

England
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28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

If you're expecting a haunting, serious and eerie tour of Canterbury, this is not for you. If, like us, you thrive on the comedy of priests, fart jokes, Brexit banter, hilariously poor French, awkward group participation and angering the locals, this is definitely for you ('evening Dennis, evening Margaret!' outside the Conservative Club - haha). We loved it and this... More 

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Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this review

What a lovely review to read, so glad you enjoyed the tour and more importantly shared your views with other visitors that's "the spirit of TripAdvisor", glad I am at the top of my game. Please do recommend me to your friends and you are most welcome to come back anytime. Kind Regards John Hippisley More 

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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Took part in the ghost tour today with a few friends of mine. For £10 we weren't expecting to much. But wow. The tour takes you to multiple hunted places around canterbury city center. The tour guide is both informative and funny. We are already thinking about booking again!

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Thank Abigayle H
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this review

What a lovely review to read, so glad you enjoyed the tour and more importantly shared your views with other visitors that's "the spirit of TripAdvisor", glad I am at the top of my game. Please do recommend me to your friends and you are most welcome to come back anytime. Kind Regards John Hippisley More 

Canterbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

For a long long time I can remember seeing John out & about on his ghost tour. It has always been one of those "we must do that" things and on the 17/02/17 we finally went along. My son and I really really enjoyed it. John was very informative & I liked the way he got people involved. Very enjoyable... More 

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Thank Minxykar
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this review

What a lovely review to read, so glad you enjoyed the tour and more importantly shared your views with other visitors that's "the spirit of TripAdvisor", glad I am at the top of my game. Please do recommend me to your friends and you are most welcome to come back anytime. Kind Regards John Hippisley More 

Kent, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We had a tour on Saturday with John. He was entertaining and full of interesting knowledge. We have lived in Kent for over a decade and can't believe we hadn't done this! Would recommend to anyone.

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Thank kerrygreene2017
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this review

What a lovely review to read, so glad you enjoyed the tour and more importantly shared your views with other visitors that's "the spirit of TripAdvisor", glad I am at the top of my game. Please do recommend me to your friends and you are most welcome to come back anytime. Kind Regards John Hippisley More 

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