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Old South Tour Company - Ghost Walk Tour

Southport, NC 28461
+1 910-713-2072
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Disappointing!

This ghost tour was so disappointing. The tour guide, Katie, only told a total of 3 ghost stories... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jennifer C
A must do experience!

This is the best ghost walk tour I have experienced and I have taken quite a few. Southport is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ld28170
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Wadesboro, North Carolina
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Southport, NC 28461
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This ghost tour was so disappointing. The tour guide, Katie, only told a total of 3 ghost stories. She spent most of the time talking about strange happenings during other tours. She described people on the tours getting sick and passing out. She spoke very...More

1  Thank Jennifer C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best ghost walk tour I have experienced and I have taken quite a few. Southport is full of history and lore and this tour guide is extremely knowledgeable. She also employs excellent story telling skills to make these stories come alive. If...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

According to the website she does tours on Sunday evenings at 8pm. We planned our evening around this. At 8:15 pm nobody showed up. I attempted to contact the number listed but it just rang and rang. Very disappointed. Our group could have done something...More

Thank Cheyenna C
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

I didn't read any of the reviews prior to our supposed "Ghost Walk". So reading any negative reviews (not the no-shows) I understand the complaints. So there was: Lots of talking about her/her family/what spooky thing she saw last night or last week (not tonight!)/not...More

Thank Leslie T
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Writing this review from the perspective of someone who will not be taking the tour strictly because of the rude staff personell who answers the phone. I called several times this morning and only got a voice recording that told me to leave a message,...More

3  Thank StormOtto
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Tonight we went on the ghost walk with our visitors to Southport. We see the ghost walkers frequently and highly recommend this tour. Very informative and a bit scary.

Thank BobPhiladelphiaPA
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

I'd been on a couple of ghost tours previously in Charleston and Gettysburg and this just didn't compare. It really didn't seem very "ghostly" at all - more "historical." Only a couple of tales had to do with ghosts. Instead, Katie attempted to make sure...More

Thank Vicki C
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Have been wanting to go out on Katie's tour for a long time and was so glad we were able to get there tonight. Katie has a great wealth of knowledge of local lore and does a terrific job incorporating legends with history. Anyone visiting...More

2  Thank drjonesmvb
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

I hate to write negative reviews but my wife and I heard this was a great tour. We had reservations, and 8 pm came and went. No tour guide, no email, no call cancelling, nothing. It would be different if the tour guide would simply...More

6  Thank JakeThomas2
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

Knowing long in advance that I would be in charge of a group visiting Southport for the Wooden Boat Show, I contacted Katie to make sure she could take as many of our group who wanted to attend the Ghost Walk that night. We had...More

2  Thank James H
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