If you enjoy feeling the hairs on the back of your neck tingling and want to learn about the history of a city at the same time, perhaps you would enjoy one of the spine-chilling ghost tours in Cambridge? The people offering such tours do so by combining excellent story telling with excellent local knowledge. Here are our favourite ghost tours in Cambridge.
Cambridge is a city steeped with ghostly tales of the past residents and eerie events and Haunted Cambridge share these stories with you fabulously. Put yourself in the hands of the scary storytellers of Haunted Cambridge who run their ghost tours every Friday and Saturday at 18:30. Prepare to be spooked! Prices start at just over £16.
Terrible tours of Cambridge:
Terrible tours share the history of the city and combine it with plenty of fun. An energetic way to learn about the landmarks, famous residents of the past, and the resident ghosts too! Suitable for children and adults. Terrible tours close for the winter period but reopen early in the year. Priced at around £15.
Rutherford Punting Ghost Tour:
What could be scarier than a ghost tour on the eerily-still Cambridge rivers? Rutherford Punting offer just this with their 45 spooky minutes on the river Stix. Hear the city’s creepiest tales and tour the haunted University backs. Priced from £120 for 6 people.
Guide & Peek Cambridge:
The Ghosts of Cambridge tour by eco tour agency Guide and Peek promises to deliver plenty of local tales that will have your hair standing on end. Tour ghostly bookshops, haunted colleges, pubs and more during this hour long walk around the city. Priced from £22 per person.
Cambridge Tour Guide:
Every day at 6pm you can join the eerie tour of Cambridge led by Cambridge Tour Guides. Meeting at Rose Crescent, the tour lasts for an hour and might just convince non-believers to believe in ghosts. Plenty of local knowledge and lots of spooky fun. Prices start at £15 per person. Private ghost tours are also available, as are gift certificates.
More ways to see the city of Cambridge here.