If you love all things ghostly and ghoulish why not try one of Whitby's award-winning ghost walks and tours? Here's all you need to know about Whitby's ghost walks.
Anyone who visits Whitby will immediately notice its unique ghostly atmosphere after all it's one of the most haunted hotspots in the entire UK. This historic seaside town isn’t short of ghostly sightings from visitors and locals. Here's all you need to know about Whitby's ghost walks.
Whitby Ghost Walks With Dr Crank
Whitby walks with Dr Crank are extremely popular, he invites you to join him on a 75-minute tour to discover strange and supernatural tales of murder, mystery, and suspense.
Price: Adults £7, Children (under 12) £4
The Ghost Walk starts from the Whale Bone Arch opposite The Royal Hotel on Whitby's West Cliff.
No need to book – just turn up. Tour departs at 7.30 pm
For dates please visit the website here – www.whitbywalks.com/diary
Rose Rylands – The Whitby Story Teller, Ghost Walks & Tours
Choose the walk for you and enjoy a unique experience in ancient and storied surroundings. Enter the world of the strange and supernatural on a Whitby ghost walk with Rose. Step into a bygone age on a smuggler's walk, or discover extraordinary facts and legends about Whitby on a guided walking tour. You can also book a storytelling evening and hear all of these stories indoors by lamplight, with local folklore and legends.
Guided Walking Tours of Whitby
Currently gaining five-star reviews on Trip Advisor and winner of the 2017 Luxury Travel Guide Award – Tour Guide of the Year. This is a leisurely tour around Whitby where you will hear curious stories, folklore, and local history.
Rich in local anecdote and legend, this guided walk brings to life this fascinating, ancient town and the surrounding area. These walks are available as privately booked events and are perfect for couples, families, schools and educational groups, wedding parties, and other gatherings.
The Robin Hood's Bay Ghost Walk
Rose has regular Robin Hood's Bay ghost walks scheduled throughout the year. Take a unique tour through streets and alleyways as you listen to tales of the strange and supernatural.
This walk is designed to amuse, entertain, be thought-provoking, informative, and inclusive, regardless of age. Well-behaved dogs are also welcome.
The Whitby Ghost Walk
Starting at the top of the 199 Steps and taking in St Mary’s Church Graveyard then descending to the yards and alleyways of the old town. The Whitby Ghost Walk is rich with an extraordinary history, stories of the magical and mysterious, of shipwrecks, sailors, superstitions, and the supernatural, of wild adventure and impossible facts about this most ancient place.
The Whitby Ghost Walk lasts around 75 minutes.
All walks and events can be found on her website at www.whitbystoryteller.co.uk
Have you ever tried one of these ghost walks? Let us know your experiences in the comments below…the spookier the better!