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Itinerary
After choosing between two departure times, make your way to an easy-to-find meeting point in downtown Ottawa, where you’ll start your 90-minute ghost tour.

Follow your guide through on a walk through the city’s historic downtown, making stops at its most haunted sites. You’ll see Fairmont Château Laurier, where you’ll find out about its tragic connection to the Titanic . At the Rideau Canal (a Unesco World Heritage Site), learn about the 1,000 workers who died during its construction. Other eerie highlights include the Commissariat Building Bytown Museum and Lisgar Collegiate Institute, a reportedly haunted high school.

Your spooky trip concludes with drop-off back near your departure point.
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Haunted Walk of Ottawa
Overview
A fun alternative to typical walking tours, this nighttime haunted history tour of Ottawa takes you to the city’s spookiest sites such as Rideau Canal, the Commissariat Building, and more. Your guide, a professional storyteller, will tell you about each location’s eerie past and famous ghost sightings. A choice of two departure times means you can fit the tour into your vacation itinerary.
Highlights
  • Ottawa ghost tour brings haunted history to life
  • A fun and quirky way to explore downtown Ottawa
  • Learn about Ottawa's history from your guide along the way
  • Two departure times to best suit your schedule
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Ok tour

It was a different way to see some of the local spots. However, the tour guide seemed very rehearsed. There were long pauses between spots that could have been filled with more info.

Thank Nicole T
Reviewed 3 days ago
Ok Tour with Natasha

We took the tour with Natasha. She was very kind and spoke clearly, however, we have both been tour guides in our lives and found her tour to be very rehearsed and as a result it fell flat/short of our expectations. Therefore, I would enjoy...More

Thank Sunshine676577
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
A fun Stay-cation adventure for people from Ottawa

Your guide Camille gave us a wonder guided tour on a beautiful, cool late summer evening. A very fun and informative experience for locals and visitors. I highly recommend.

Thank MalRaddalgoda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fun way to get to know Ottawa

Tour guide Haymitch was awesome. He was full of interesting facts and was personable and easy to talk to. The tour was fun and was the right amount of walking around. Would recommend to anyone who wants to learn a little about Ottawa.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great experience! Very spooky!

Our guide, Melanie, had quite a knack for telling scary stories and knew just when pause and draw out the suspense! I was impressed by the history I learned during the tour. Very well researched!

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