Frequently Asked Questions

Waterfront Station Vancouver
Shadow Figure captured in Blood Alley during Ghostly Gastown Tour

Photo Credit: Chris Angeconeb

Where do you meet?

Gastown Tour: We meet at the Angel of Mercy Statue in front of Waterfront Station. It is at the north foot of Seymour St. at Cordova. The Statue is located at the southeast corner of the building in front of Rogue Kitchen.

 

Downtown Tour: we meet at Christ Church Cathedral at Georgia and Burrard streets.

What time do the tours start?

Our Gastown Tours start at 7:30pm. Our Downtown Tours start at 8:00pm.

How long are the tours?

The walking tours run Around 90 mins. All participants must be able to walk for 90 minutes, approximately 2 kms.

 

Accessibility:

Our tours are wheelchair accessible but due to the heritage nature of some of the areas we visit, can be difficult to navigate. Certified assistance dogs are welcome on all tours. 

I don't have a credit card, can I pay in cash at the time of the tour? 

Yes, we do accept walk-up guests based on availability. Our tours do sell out and we would hate for you to be disappointed. Our ticketing does also accept debit card and PayPal if those are better options for you. Walk-up rate is $25 (same as the online total) per person, please have exact change. For more information please contact us at ghostlyvancouvertours@gmail.com.

Is this tour suitable for children ?

We welcome everyone over the age of 12 on our tour, however be advised that subjects such as prostitution, crime, murder and other unpleasantness are discussed. All minors must be accompanied by an adult. The attendance of any children on the tour is up to parental discretion.

 

Will I see any ghosts?

We sure hope so! But if you do it will be the real thing. We don't have anyone jumping out at you. We are all about storytelling... not gimmicks.

Can I bring my Dog?

We cannot welcome dogs on our Gastown tour due to interior stops. Our Downtown Tour welcomes dogs! Certified assistance dogs are welcome everywhere. ​

What safety precautions are you taking?

Our maximum tour size is 13 guests to facilitate social distancing. Masks are mandatory during indoor stops. 

Are you checking for Proof of Vaccination?

We are not required to check for the Ghostly Downtown Tour. However, we end the Ghostly Gastown Tour inside a haunted pub so we will be required to check. If you do not have a valid vaccine passport, you will not allowed to enter the final stop, but you will still be able to experience the other 95% of the tour.