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Carolina History & Haunts Greensboro Historical Ghost Tour

Carolina History & Haunts Greensboro Historical Ghost Tour

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This Greensboro ghost tour combines the city’s creepy tales of the past with Carolina’s rich history for a thrilling experience. Multiple night tour times are offered, so you can easily fit this tour into your busy schedule. Plus, your guide leads the way by candlelight to add an extra scare factor to the spooky stories they’ll share with you along the way.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$18.00
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$18.00
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Private Peak-to-Peak Mountain Top Guided Hiking Tour

Private Peak-to-Peak Mountain Top Guided Hiking Tour

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On these Private Mountaintop Tours, you will get to enjoy breathtaking views on top of some of the most beautiful mountains in Asheville. We specializes in taking tours to hidden gems and locally-known areas, uncluttered by foot traffic and crowds.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$100.00
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Historic Uptown Neighborhood Segway Tour of Charlotte

Historic Uptown Neighborhood Segway Tour of Charlotte

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A Segway tour of Charlotte is fun, safe and informative! Follow your knowledgeable local guide as you glide through the upbeat Uptown neighborhood. Sights on this tour include the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, the Mint Museum, and the Gantt Center. Choose a 1.5-hour ride, or add an extra 30 minutes to see a couple of additional sights: two historic cemeteries and the stadium home of the Carolina Panthers.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.00
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Charlotte's Historical City Tour

Charlotte's Historical City Tour

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Explore Charlotte aboard a 7-person golf cart, on this small-group tour of the area. With a local guide at the wheel, visit popular landmarks like the NASCAR Hall of Fame, the Discovery Place, the Mint Museum, the Imaginon and Levine Museum of the New South, and more. Visit all of Charlotte's historical sites, as well some of the more modern, popular areas in the city. The tour concludes at a local restaurant where you can sample a popular dish (included with your tour).
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$38.00
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$38.00
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Winston-Salem Historical Ghost Tour

Winston-Salem Historical Ghost Tour

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As one of the oldest communities in North Carolina, Winston-Salem has lots of haunted history. Hear the stories and legends behind Winston-Salem sights on this historical ghost tour—it’s not too scary, so it’s appropriate for all ages. As you follow your guide through the West End Historic District by candlelight, you learn about the original settlement, Revolutionary War history, and the occasional ghost story that make Winston-Salem one of the most-visited destinations in North Carolina.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$18.00
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Charlotte Beyond the Grave Haunted History Walking Ghost Tour

Charlotte Beyond the Grave Haunted History Walking Ghost Tour

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See Charlotte’s most historic and haunted places with a 1.5-hour walking tour through the Fourth Ward. Follow your experienced guide to the city’s most infamous landmarks, where locals have spotted ghosts for centuries. Hear about Charlotte’s ancient Indian trading path and revolutionary battles, and learn the secrets behind uptown’s spookiest mansions. Watch for theatrical ghosts, medical ghosts, famous ghosts and unknown ghosts as you explore Charlotte’s best preserved historical neighborhood.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$18.00
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Charlotte Ghost Walking Tour

Charlotte Ghost Walking Tour

Hear stories of the bizarre and unexplained in Uptown Charlotte. From the Civil War and prohibition to tragic lift shaft accidents. We offer the finest haunts and the most riveting ghost tours in the South. Our ghost tour is created to be scary and creepy but is still family-friendly and available to all ages. We bring history to life through death. You will all be talking about this exciting tour for years to come!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$23.45
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"Love Stories of Asheville" Guided Walking Tour

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An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. Is it true that Secret tunnels are rumored to lie beneath Asheville’s downtown area? You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. Or did you know that there are 15 wineries within 15 miles of Asheville? What is the most famous historical couple of Asheville? Michael C. Hall and Morgan Macgregor. This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$502.00
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The Best of Asheville Guided Walking Tour

The Best of Asheville Guided Walking Tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Is it true that Secret tunnels are rumored to lie beneath Asheville’s downtown area? Or did you know that there are 15 wineries within 15 miles of Asheville? You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Shevillians invented the Bellyak, aka the world’s first prone kayak.You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Asheville. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$502.00
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Downtown Asheville Tip-Based Sightseeing Walking Tour with Tastings

Downtown Asheville Tip-Based Sightseeing Walking Tour with Tastings

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Discover the best of Asheville on this 2-Hour Public or Private Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour with Local Guide. As you take in some of the historical city sites, make your way over to a few local cafes, breweries, and distilleries for some bonus tastings. This insider tour will provide you with tips and local secrets about the best way to experience Asheville on a budget, and learn how Asheville became the unique, quirky city you see now and what we are doing to "Keep Asheville Weird." Your Local Guide will lead you along the Urban Trail, passing by top sites such as the Flatiron Building, Basilica of St Lawrence, Vance Memorial, and Grove Arcade. Stop along the way to sample a free donut at Underground Cafe, spirits at Cultivated Cocktails Distillery, and a beer at Twin Leaf Brewery (known to locals as one of the best local breweries in South Slope). At the brewery, you may also be able to participate in a free raffle for the chance to win gifts donated by local businesses!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Haunted Charlotte Ghost and Pub Walking Tour

Haunted Charlotte Ghost and Pub Walking Tour

Combine the mystery of a haunted tour with fun of a pub crawl for a great night out. A guide will lead the group on a 2.5-hour walking tour through historic Charlotte. Stop at several bars along the way, each housed in historic buildings with their own unique ghosts and stories. Guests will have time to enjoy a delicious libation as the guide tells them all about the fascinating history of Charlotte and some of its most famous and creepy haunted stories! *Please note that due to COVID, we cannot guarantee bars will be available. All stories remain the same and we have added haunted landmarks.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.50
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Asheville Literary Tour

Asheville Literary Tour

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In addition to the sights and sounds of bustling Downtown Asheville, the AVL Lit Tour includes multimedia elements. Enjoy photographs and recorded readings inspired by Asheville’s literary scene.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.00
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Asheville Insider Guided Walking Tour

Asheville Insider Guided Walking Tour

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Asheville by Foot’s remarkable guided walking tours will help you make the most of your Asheville experience. Whether you’re visiting Asheville for the first time or the tenth, with Asheville by Foot you’ll develop a deep appreciation for Asheville’s rich history, stunning architecture and unique culture. This is Asheville’s definitive tour, walking or otherwise, and is led by the most knowledgeable guides in the city. Have an amazing experience becoming an Asheville insider as you explore the city’s rich history, stunning architecture and unique culture. Enjoy an insider’s access to a number of hidden gems reachable only by foot as you tour one of the country’s most unique cities.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.00
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2-Hour Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour of Historic Asheville (Small-Group)

2-Hour Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour of Historic Asheville (Small-Group)

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Explore historic Asheville on this 2-Hour Guided Sightseeing & History Walking Tour of the city. Groups are reduced to a maximum of 10 people for a more personalized experience, as well to allow for social distancing throughout the tour. Meet your Local Guide downtown, and start with a brief look at some of the art-deco architecture while listening to your guide offer an in-depth history of Asheville. Stop at several historic sites during your walk downtown and delve into the intriguing history of many of Asheville's past literary and notable residents including William Sydney Porter (aka O'Henry), Thomas Wolfe & his family, the "Founding Fathers" of Asheville and Asheville's connection to the cursed Hope Diamond. We will walk for approximately 2 miles at a comfortable pace over 2 hours. This tour is a great introduction to the city, and for history and architecture buffs.
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.00
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Asheville Historic Downtown Guided Electric Bike Tour with Scenic Views

Asheville Historic Downtown Guided Electric Bike Tour with Scenic Views

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Discover Asheville’s noteworthy landmarks and architectural gems while covering plenty of ground. This 2.5-hour tour by electric bike lets you safely navigate Asheville’s hilly terrain. Follow your guide through city streets, greenways, and picturesque neighborhoods. At carefully chosen viewpoints, you’ll stop to hear the stories behind historical sites. Numbers are limited to seven riders per tour to ensure personalized attention.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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River Arts District Tip-Based Sightseeing Walking Tour

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River Arts District Tip-Based Sightseeing Walking Tour

For years, the River Arts District or "RAD," has been a popular spot for visitors; however, many guests arrive with the question: "What do we do once we arrive?" In response, I created a tour that would hit the highlights and provide my guests with a hands-on RAD experience they would not forget! We will start at the Magnetic Theatre, where they will perform a brief act! Next, we will walk down Depot Street to learn about the history of the RAD, the artists, and their galleries. We will stop at the Grind Coffee for a taste of local brews, a live demonstration of clay sculpting at ClayWorks, a private tour of the historical Grey Eagle Music Venue and a glass blowing demonstration at the NC Glasswork Center. Then we will walk alongside the river, learning stories about the legends of the French Broad and what activities you can do on the river post-tour! We will finish on Foundy Street to learn all about the graffiti that covers the walls and the creative local businesses.
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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