Embark on a thrilling adventure through San Diego’s historic Gaslamp District with our Gaslamp Haunted Walking Tour. This captivating experience delves into the area’s dark past, blending spine-chilling ghost stories with true crime and rich history. Our engaging guides will lead you on a 1.5-mile walk, visiting over 30 locations where you’ll uncover tales of voodoo queens, shadow people, and the terrifying DEADZONE.
As you stroll through the hallowed grounds of the Gaslamp Quarter, you’ll hear legends and rumors of death, tragedy, and historic landmarks, all intertwined with the colorful characters that once roamed the infamous Stingaree. This two-hour journey unearths the sordid secrets of San Diego’s ill-forgotten past and reveals how these terrifying tales continue to haunt the city to this day.
Welcome to our Gaslamp Haunted Walking Tour, a mature and thrilling adventure through San Diego’s historic Gaslamp District. As a port town, San Diego attracted sailors, and with sailors came brothels. This tour delves into the city’s dark past, featuring 70% ghost stories and 30% true crime tales, including serial killers, murders, and bizarre history.
As we navigate the streets, you’ll be introduced to the colorful characters and notorious figures that once called these streets home. From the infamous Stingaree red-light district to the haunted halls of the Horton Grand Hotel, we’ll explore over 30 locations, each with its own unique tale of terror and intrigue.
Throughout this three-hour walking tour, our knowledgeable guides will provide fascinating insights into the history and architecture of the Gaslamp Quarter. You’ll discover how this once-seedy neighborhood has transformed into a bustling entertainment hub while retaining its haunted past. From Victorian-era buildings to hidden underground tunnels, you’ll uncover the stories that lie beneath the surface of this vibrant district. You’ll also learn about the tragic events that have left their mark on the city, such as unsolved murders and devastating fires.
In addition to the ghostly tales and historical anecdotes, our Gaslamp Haunted Walking Tour offers plenty of opportunities for paranormal investigation. Armed with your camera and a keen sense of curiosity, you’ll have the chance to capture evidence of the supernatural as you explore some of San Diego’s most haunted locations. Who knows what spirits may be lurking in the shadows? Just remember, experiences aren’t guaranteed – we can’t employ ghosts, so you’ll have to get lucky.
Whether you’re a seasoned ghost hunter or simply looking for an unforgettable night out, our Gaslamp Haunted Walking Tour promises a thrilling and spine-chilling experience for all. This tour is perfect for locals and visitors alike, offering a unique perspective on the city’s history and its lingering spirits. So, gather your courage, lace up your walking shoes, and join us as we venture into the eerie depths of San Diego’s Gaslamp District.
Please note that this tour covers approximately 1.5 miles of walking and may not be suitable for guests with mobility issues. We recommend wearing comfortable shoes and bringing a jacket, as the evenings can be cool. Parental discretion is advised for younger children due to the spooky nature of the stories shared and the vibe of some of the locations. Don’t forget your camera, as you never know what ghostly apparitions might appear during your adventure!
May 23, 2023 - ongoing
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
We normally have tour at 7pm and 9pm. Contact me for more info please.
Recurs every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
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To reach the Gaslamp Haunted Walking Tour, head to the meeting location at the Gaslamp Quarter Arch, which is situated at 209 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101.
If you prefer public transportation, you can take the trolley and exit at the 5th Ave Gaslamp Exit. The trolley will drop you off right at the starting location near the Gaslamp Quarter Arch.
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