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Toronto: Haunted Night Walking Tours

1. Toronto: Haunted Night Walking Tours

Ghosts, graveyards, hangings, and haunts. Hear some of the most spine-tingling ghost stories from the earliest days of Toronto. You will never look at the city in the same way again.  Choose between 4 unique tour options. After hearing about the ghostly encounters that took place in the area, your cloaked guide can walk you back to the start location, or leave you to enjoy a sleepless night in the city.  The Original Haunted Walk of Toronto (75-Minutes) Depart from the courtyard in front of the Hockey Hall of Fame to walk from the heart of the financial district into the old town. Listen to chilling tales and see a darker side to Toronto's history including haunted theaters, unsolved mysteries, and the terrifying encounters at Mackenzie House. The entrance fee to Mackenzie House is not included.  Campus Secrets and Spectres (75-Minutes) Discover the grand architecture and tree-lined paths of the University of Toronto downtown campus filled with a dark history and ghostly tales. Your tour guide will lead you through the haunted campus and the Ontario Legislative Assembly.  Spirits of the Distillery (75-Minutes) With tales of gruesome accidents, the world of whiskey-making, and War of 1812, you’ll quickly see why this is the area known as one of Toronto’s most haunted spots. Black Creek Pioneer Village (90-Minutes) Explore the supernatural side of Toronto’s historic pioneer village in the dark. Featuring some of the oldest buildings in the city, Black Creek Pioneer Village is the perfect, creepy backdrop for a night of spine-tingling ghost stories.

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Toronto: Heart of Downtown 3.5-Hour Bike Tour

2. Toronto: Heart of Downtown 3.5-Hour Bike Tour

Explore Downtown Toronto on 2 wheels! On this bike tour you’ll see some of Downtown Toronto’s key sights, including must-see cultural and historical landmarks. Explore areas that aren’t easily reached in a car or bus, and experience unique scenic views. The tour is suitable for beginners and advanced riders, as it moves at an easy pace and makes plenty of stops to chat and take in the sights. Your guides are expert city riders and know their way around Toronto. What you'll explore: • CN Tower • Royal York Hotel • Union Station • Chinatown • Kensington Market • Eaton’s Centre • Dundas Square • Harbourfront and Lake • Financial district • Queen Street West • Art Gallery of Ontario • College of Art and Design • Hockey Hall of Fame • Massey Hall • Rogers Centre • Round House Park • City Hall • St. Lawrence Market • Flatiron building • St. James Cathedral and Square • Sherbourne Common • Corus Quay • Sugar Beach • Entertainment District

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Ottawa: Haunted Night Walking Tour

3. Ottawa: Haunted Night Walking Tour

Experience Ottawa like never before on a 75-minute Original Haunted Walk. Spend an evening with fascinating tour guides who are chosen from the best local storytellers and have a passion for sharing the unexpected side of Canada's capital city.  On the Original Haunted Walk, your expert cloaked guide will reveal to you their favorite ghost stories from the Downtown Ottawa area and lead you by lantern light to some of the city's most well-known haunted spots. Visit locations such as the Fairmont Château Laurier, Grant House, and Ottawa’s haunted high school. A favorite stop is the haunted Bytown Museum where many of the guides have had their own experiences to share. You’ll never look at the city and these buildings the same again.  After being led through the streets of Downtown Ottawa, your guide can walk you back to the start location or leave you to enjoy a (sleepless) night in the city.

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Toronto: Scenic 3-Hour Guided Bicycle Tour

4. Toronto: Scenic 3-Hour Guided Bicycle Tour

Discover Toronto like a local by bike and relax under the expert care of your passionate guide who loves cycling through their city. The green spaces, bike paths, and local artwork is a great way to start your visit to Toronto. Choose between 2 unique 3-hour bike tour options that will help you see more and make the most of your visit to Toronto.  Check-in at the bike shop and be kitted out with a bicycle and helmet. Set off with your guide who will help you skip the traffic to make the most of Toronto's bike paths and beautiful parks. Benefit from the local insights of your guides and enjoy stops for photo opportunities. Get to know where things are and how the city is laid out so that you can explore further on your own. The tour concludes with your return to the starting point. Harbour Views, the Island and the Historic Distillery District Tour This afternoon tour offers a break from the bigger city and gives you a taste of Toronto’s small-town charm. Ride along the waterfront, enjoy beach visits, and a ferry ride. Re-enter the city via the historic Distillery District, where you will step back in time. Includes ferry transport to and from Toronto Island.  Midtown, Brickworks and Distillery Tour This morning tour offers a fantastic cross-section of life in Toronto, satisfying both your urban cravings and love of nature. Zip along city streets then detour through forested parks. From the smells of street vendors’ carts to the cool breezes and chirping birds in the forest, you'll discover that Toronto is a city within a park. 

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Kingston: Haunted Night Walking Tour

5. Kingston: Haunted Night Walking Tour

Experience Kingston like never before. Go on an adventure which takes you through Kingston’s old Sydenham Ward. Hear some of the most spine-tingling ghost stories from the earliest days of Kingston including haunted hotels, hidden burial grounds, grave robbings, hangings at the old courthouse, and Kingston's haunted Bed & Breakfasts. You will never look at the city in the same way again. This 1.25-hour night tour will depart from the ticket office on Ontario Street. Your cloaked tour guide will lead you from the heart of the historic city to the oldest residential area. Listen to chilling tales and see a darker side to Kingston's history. After being led through the streets of Downtown Kingston, your guide can walk you back to the start location, or leave you to enjoy a sleepless night in the city.

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What people are saying about Ontario

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 111 reviews

A leisurely stroll, with many stops to hear the interesting ghostly stories. Our guide was excellent, told the stories well in a lovely resonant voice, and was very professional throughout. A very worthwhile and enjoyable experience!

Fantastic tour!! Our guide Tori was super knowledgeable and was able to give us both her personal and historical account of each site. She was also able to keep the group engaged throughout the tour. I highly recommend this tour!!

We had a fantastic tour of Toronto, so many explanations, info's -. Our guide was very caring, friendly and helpful. The bikes were great - new and in the best condition. Again any time! Thanks a lot !

Cycled around Toronto with tour guide Terence, past all the highlights! Seen a lot and learned a lot about the city thanks to our very enthusiastic guide Terence!

Jade, I believe was her name, was great! The entire tour was wonderful.