Embark on a spine-chilling adventure through the haunted history of San Diego with the Ghosts & Gravestones Frightseeing Tour. This thrilling excursion delves into the darker side of the city, exploring the mysteries, legends, and paranormal tales that have shrouded San Diego’s past. From notorious gunslingers to ethereal ladies of the night, join us as we journey back in time and uncover the lingering spirits that may still roam the historic buildings and neighborhoods.
Unveiling the Darker Side:
The tour commences at the picturesque Pioneer Park, known for its serene ambiance during the day. However, as the sun sets, a different aura envelopes the park, setting the stage for a truly haunting experience. Discover the hidden secrets and stories of how this idyllic park transforms when darkness falls, offering an eerie atmosphere unlike any other.
Next, we venture through Old Town, traversing the paths of history at El Campo Santo Cemetery. Here, amidst the gravestones of yesteryear, countless paranormal encounters have been reported. The air thickens with an otherworldly presence as we navigate this sacred ground, allowing visitors to witness firsthand the chilling energy that lingers in the air.
The pinnacle of the tour culminates at the renowned Whaley House, a site that has earned the title of America’s Most Haunted by the Travel Channel’s “America’s Most Haunted” series. While the claim of the house being haunted cannot be definitively proven, an overwhelming collection of documented paranormal activities surrounding the property makes a compelling case. Though the tour does not enter the Whaley House itself, the exterior and surrounding grounds provide a tantalizing glimpse into the mysteries and apparitions that haunt this iconic landmark.
To join the Ghosts & Gravestones Frightseeing Tour, visitors must gather at the Old Town Market, conveniently situated in Old Town San Diego at 4010 Twiggs Street. The tour is offered at various times, so guests can choose a schedule that suits their preference.
The duration of the tour varies depending on whether the Whaley House visit is included. With the Whaley House, expect an immersive experience lasting approximately 105 minutes. Without the house, the tour lasts approximately 90 minutes, providing a condensed but no less captivating encounter with San Diego’s haunted history.
Prospective attendees should be aware that the Ghosts & Gravestones Frightseeing Tour may not be suitable for children under 13 years of age. Due to the nature of the tour, participants should be prepared for traversing uneven grounds and exploring historic sites and buildings with limited wheelchair accessibility and dim lighting. Wearing comfortable shoes is highly recommended to ensure an enjoyable experience without becoming “dead on your feet.”
Reservations are required to secure a spot on the tour. Guests must check in with the sales representative at the ticket booth at least 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time. Late arrivals may result in the forfeiture of reserved seats. Please note that reservation-based tickets are non-refundable, but rescheduling is permitted up to 24 hours in advance by contacting (619) 298-8687.
For those seeking an exhilarating and spine-tingling adventure, the Ghosts & Gravestones Frightseeing Tour offers an immersive exploration of San Diego’s haunted past. Delve into the enigmatic stories and legends surrounding the city’s dark side as you journey through Pioneer Park, El Campo Santo Cemetery, and the infamous Whaley House. With its rich history and reported paranormal activity, San Diego unveils its secrets to those daring enough to embark on this captivating tour.
Phone – (866) 753-8064
Address – 4010 Twiggs St, San Diego, CA 92110