Spooky season is here and it’s time to make plans to venture out into the unknown! A new survey finds that 21 per cent of Canadians would “absolutely” want to stay in a haunted hotel and nearly half of Canadians (46 per cent) believe in supernatural beings! In that (severed) vein, kick-off this year’s Halloween celebrations with a truly hair-raising experience: a haunted ghost tour! To help make the most of the Halloween season, we’ve highlighted five ghost tours and paired them with ideal hotel accommodations, certain to bring you comfort as you prepare for a night of fearful encounters. —Vita Daily
ghost & mystery trolley, kingston, ontario. An infamous jail, renowned cemeteries and a haunted ghost walk—for those looking for a scary adventure what could be better than a trip to Kington? Check in at the Holiday Inn Kingston-Waterfront and get the Ghost Mystery Trolley Tour rate! This 90-minute evening tour takes you to notoriously ghostly parts of Kingston’s past from the Rockwood Asylum to the Kingston Penitentiary.
traditional ghost walk, montreal, quebec. Old Montreal has a dark past that will leave you shaking in your boots. Rest up at the InterContinental Montreal before experiencing a ghost tour filled with stories about the city’s past that it wished it left behind! Explore a different side of Old Montreal on the Traditional Ghost Walk.
niagara-on-the-lake ghost walk tour, niagara, ontario. Who would have thought that a trip to Niagara Falls could satisfy your spookiest desires this Halloween? Stay at the Staybridge Suites Niagara-On-The-Lake and venture on a ghost walk of “Canada’s Most Haunted Town”! Get your thrill on with a “ghostly” theatre and a mansion that makes cameras go wild.
ghostly vancouver tours, vancouver, british columbia. Turns out ghosts are also attracted to good weather and breathtaking scenery! While you’re enjoying the lack of snow in Vancouver as the rest of the country preps for winter, visit the Holiday Inn & Suites Vancouver Downtown during your stay in a city ripe with haunted history. Enjoy a night of spooky storytelling with a ghostly walking tour of Gastown and Downtown Vancouver led by guides who have an extensive knowledge of history, the paranormal and may have dabbled in ghost hunting.
the halifax ghost walk, halifax, nova scotia. Did you know that Halifax is home of the oldest ghost walk in North America? Relax at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford while you prepare to experience Halifax in its scariest style with The Halifax Ghost Walk. Take a trip along Halifax’s historic streets and listen to spinning tales of ghosts, pirates, hauntings and buried treasure while you experience the creepiest side of Nova Scotia.