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The Deathly Dark Ghost Tour of York : Winner of 4 #LOVEYORK Awards

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The Deathly Dark Ghost Tour of York : Winner of 4 #LOVEYORK Awards

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icon1 hour 30 minutes  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English

Overview

From plague to Vikings to butchery and murder, discover York’s sinister underbelly on this family-friendly tour led by a guide known for his dark sense of humour. See sights such as York Minster, the Shambles and Whip-Ma-Whop-Ma Gate, the silliest street in England, as you hear tales of bygone days, vile crimes and things that go bump in the night.
  • Walk the streets of York with a guide on a classic ghost tour
  • Family-friendly experience, tailored to those with a wicked streak
  • Great insight into York’s long and fascinating history
  • Get a fresh perspective on tourist favorites such as York Minster
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Guide
1331 Bar , 9, 13 Grape Ln, York YO1 7HU, UK

Dorian will meet you outside 1331 Bar and Restaurant / Quacks The Printers on Grape Lane.

St Mary's Church , Castlegate, York YO1 9RN, UK

The tour ends outside St Mary's Church, Castlegate. Just across from Clifford's tower. To get back to the city centre, you can either enjoy a stroll along the bank of the River Ouse or retrace the steps the tour took - either way, if you feel a bit turned around please do ask Dorian for assistance!

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Dogs are welcome to join.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Dorian Deathly's Deathly Dark Ghost Tour of York
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during The Deathly Dark Ghost Tour of York : Winner of 4 #LOVEYORK Awards?
A:The policy on social distancing is:

  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
See all safety measures taken by The Deathly Dark Ghost Tour of York : Winner of 4 #LOVEYORK Awards.
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What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during The Deathly Dark Ghost Tour of York : Winner of 4 #LOVEYORK Awards?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
See all safety measures taken by The Deathly Dark Ghost Tour of York : Winner of 4 #LOVEYORK Awards.

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star-5
Captivating and funny
Emily_K
, Dec 2021
The best and most memorable part of our 2 day trip to York! Engaging, funny and way beyond expectation! Such a bargain and a must for anyone visiting York xx
icon Response from Host , Dec 2021
Thank you so much for your review Emily, I really appreciate it and I'm glad you enjoyed the tour.
star-5
Very good despite the weather
David_J
, Nov 2021
Really good experience as never been before. Weather was shocking but the tour detracted from this..
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
Oh David, the weather just won't stop.. I've tried and tried, but she's so persistent! Glad you enjoyed the tour despite the sky :)
star-5
Good night!
Claire_M
, Nov 2021
Great all round experience 😀 Good fun! Light hearted and funny…well done Thoroughly enjoyed the evening
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
Thanks Claire!
1 traveler found this review helpful
star-5
Scarily fun and entertaining 💜
Jayne_P
, Nov 2021
Dorian was mesmerizing and get you entertained for the whole tour. The stories drew you in. Definitely a highlight of my trip to York. Definitely worth going on.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
I don't think I've ever been called mesmerizing before.. I like it. Thank you for your review!
star-5
A fun and spooky evening
Rachel_B
, Nov 2021
Loved the whole experience. Fantastic atmosphere which is all down to Dorian. Some snippets of history which are told along with the ghost stories really make the stories come to life.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
Thank you for your very kind review!
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Deathly Ghost Tour With Dorian
David_P
, Nov 2021
Dorian Deathly was a very knowledgeable and witty tour guide. The ghost stories were interesting and we enjoyed seeing parts of York in more detail when we normally walk straight past. Recommended
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
Thank you for your review David, it's always great to hear when people have enjoyed the tour :)
star-5
Great!
Jackie_U
, Nov 2021
Great storytelling! Enjoyable evening Would recommend set the scene and told stories could have listened to more!
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
Thanks Jackie, I will always tell more stories as long as there are people to listen! :) Perhaps Mrs Deathly might get lonely if I stay out talking all night though.
star-5
Fun. Would do it again.
7hwksrng5k
, Nov 2021
The guide was funny and engaging. Great story teller who held the interest of the crowd. Great use of props.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
What a lovely review, thank you!
star-5
Absolutely brilliant!!
Julian_A
, Oct 2021
Amazing experience, loads of fun, good for families. Dorian was really informative and funny with it. Would definitely recommend.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
Thanks Julian :)
star-5
Wonderful experience
Katey_G
, Oct 2021
The tour guide, Dorian Deathly, was great fun and remained an intriguing character throughout the experience. This was a great way to spend a night.
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
I'm very glad to hear that I intrigued you, thank you for leaving me a lovely review :)

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