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Haunted Sydney Ghost Tour. Venture back to historic Sydney. A time when prisoners were the law, public executions were commonplace and the Rocks Push ruled the street. Discover slums overrun with mass burial pits, sly grog haunts, opium dens and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Observer Hotel 69 George St | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My cousin who was visiting from overseas is a flight attendant and she does a ghost tour in every city she visits. We were running a little late and sprinted from Wynyard station to the meeting spot in The Rocks. We got there at 7:30...More

Thank JustineN40
Reviewed 9 September 2018

I think the host or guide of your tour sets the mood for your tour. Our guide was dreadful. He berated 4 women who were less than 5 minutes late. Then did it again to 1 woman who was less than 10 minutes late. Isolated...More

Thank Global123292
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The walk itself was OK with a quick -paced stroll around the upper area of The Rocks. Not a good idea for those using a cane or slow walkers as there were a lot of steps. Guide was boring, stories were delivered in monotone with...More

Thank Teresa Z
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

I went on this tour with 4 friends. Two were from overseas. The tour said to meet at 8pm. At 8:03 there were 4 people who were late. Well didn’t the tour guide ream them out. Highly unnecessary. Then another poor girl by herself was...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Great walk and wonderful views! The stories were scary enough to creep me out but not so much to keep me up at night. Fun!

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I asked if I could reschedule my tour I had prepaid. They repeatedly said no due to the “costs to provide the tour”. It’s a walking tour. There are no differences in costs if an extra person joins the tour to walk around in the...More

Thank deekircher21
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

I find it difficult to review this tour as i haven't entirely made up my mind on it.. but we'll try. I went on this tour with my partner as a "something different to do on a Saturday" and we both like horror movies and...More

Thank Ophélie S
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Sean was a great tour guide, really kept your heart racing. Interesting stories and information for every place we went during the tour. It was hard not to pay attention to all the thrilling words said and you don’t even mind walking to all the...More

Thank jess31101
Lantern G, Front Office Manager at Lantern Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Hi Jess, thank you for adding your review on the Haunted Sydney ghost tour. It's great to hear you enjoyed your evening with Lantern Tours and you enjoyed learning the stories of Hidden Sydney. I will pass on your kind words to your ghost host...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

A well worthwhile activity to gain an understanding of the history of Sydney and The Rocks area in particular. Groups are of a reasonable size and the guides are well informed and entertaining.More

Thank Bill G
Lantern G, Front Office Manager at Lantern Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi William, thank you for your review on Lantern Tours Haunted Sydney ghost tour. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the learning the dark side of Hidden Sydney's history provided throughout this tour , Hope to see you again on another Lantern Ghost Tour,...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018

I attended the 8pm tour on Saturday the 5th of May and was extremely disappointed. Our tour guide, for starters, did not tell us his name. At every single stop along the way, he spoke as though he was reading a poorly written script, pausing...More

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Lantern G, Front Office Manager at Lantern Ghost Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write your review on the Haunted Sydney ghost tour. We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy this ghost tour or the history provided throughout the tour. Maybe a paranormal investigation would be more suited...More

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