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Canterbury Ghost Tour

38 St. Margarets Street | outside Alberrys Wine Bar, Canterbury CT1 2TY, England
+44 845 519 0267
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Great fun

An extremely entertaining tour. John has a great line in humour and history combined. Highly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adam T
Horrid History Tour

My husband and I had a brilliant time. We learnt a lot and John brought Canterbury's history alive... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
simonblancmange
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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!
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“sense of humour” (34 reviews)
“thanks john” (7 reviews)
“a great evening” (13 reviews)
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38 St. Margarets Street | outside Alberrys Wine Bar, Canterbury CT1 2TY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An extremely entertaining tour. John has a great line in humour and history combined. Highly recommended.

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had a brilliant time. We learnt a lot and John brought Canterbury's history alive. The tour was made even my enjoyable because of John's humour and knowledge. Would recommend this tour to anyone who enjoys history Sue & Simon Williams

Thank simonblancmange
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not sure what to expect but the tour turned out to be a really great evening led by John in his top hat and cape. He kept us entertained for the whole 1 1/2 hours and even my 16 year old son and his girlfriend...More

1  Thank Jace59
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We met at the Butter Market, John identified himself by wearing a black top hat. From the moment we met it was full on information, wonderful and sometimes grim things we would never have known about a city we have visited often. The two 15...More

Thank GeorginaMcKinnon
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

So please to read your review, and thank you so much for taking the time to post here, I look forward to welcoming ou on the ghost tour soon, and anyone else reading this please note this was a review of my new "Day time...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

John was very funny and informative, really interesting, we all had such a great evening, perfect for Halloween and great value for money!! Highly recommend!!More

Thank Louise B
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

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...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

My partner and I took part in the ghost tour last Friday and had a brilliant experience. This tour is perfect for any paranormal and history nerds. John narrates the terrifying tales so vividly and humorously and we were immersed the whole way.More

Thank Jadine I
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

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...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

John delivered a highly detailed account of local history in an entertaining manner, he caught a few people off guard who were not even with us on our tour, thanks to his booming voice, which came out at exactly the right moments! Very witty. Very...More

Thank funkyfairy24
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

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...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

We did not know what to expect from the tour (though in truth you don't tour far) but our host was obviously well travelled and a man of some life experience as he regaled us with stories of ghosts within the Canterbury area and snippets...More

Thank Chris P
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

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...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN. Inappropriate. Uncomfortable. Crude. Generally offensive. My partner and I left after 30 minutes as we could not face anymore unimaginative ramblings and offensive behaviour, and we are both 30 year olds who like to have fun and don't mind a bit...More

5  Thank KlemmieBreadcrumbs
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

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. If you send me your details I would...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

I attended the tour yesterday 18 August and I agree in that the guide was very knowledgeable whilst trying to liven up the tour all along. However, the jokes started with what I call "lavatory humour" followed by a constant "mockery" aimed at all foreigners....More

5  Thank Dhw201
Ghosthunter1, Owner at Canterbury Ghost Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

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. If you send me your details I would...More

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