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Chester: Haunted Self-Guided Audio Walking Tour

Activity provider: VoiceMap

Chester: Haunted Self-Guided Audio Walking Tour

Activity provider: VoiceMap

From US$ 6.99 per person

Galavant with ghouls and ghosts on a walk through Chester's dark heart on a self-guided audio tour. Enjoy the magic of GPS playback and immerse yourself in Chester's history.

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Duration 1 hour
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Experience

Highlights
  • See the old city wall, still guarded by ghostly Roman soldiers
  • Hear from producer David Atkinson, a local writer
  • Do it all in an hour or linger at stops along the way
  • Get unlimited use before and after your booking date
  • Use the virtual tour option at home
Full description
If you like ghostly goings-on and spooky stories, then this walking tour around the centre of the historic city of Chester offers tantalising tales of the supernatural. We’ll visit some familiar landmarks — but don't expect a dry history lecture. I know my home city well and will be highlighting some of the hidden corners that you don't find on typical tours. After all, I'm a local boy and I’ll be sharing my insider knowledge. On this tour, you’ll hear about: • Roman soldiers still guarding their historic garrison • The grisly tale of Chester's last public execution • The ghostly monk that haunts the city's spookiest passageway • Chester's only official exorcism Allow one hour for this walk. There are plenty of cafes and bars along the route for a quick coffee stop. Whether it’s your first time in the city or you’re a local keen to learn more about your home, Haunted Chester is the perfect way to see it in a different light.
Includes
  • Lifetime access to this tour in English
  • VoiceMap App for Android and iOS
  • Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
  • Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route
  • Smartphone and headphones
  • Transportation
  • Food and drink

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Please start outside the Tourist Information Centre (TIC) next to the Tow Hall on Town Hall Square. Before arrival, please install the VoiceMap mobile app and use the code provided on your confirmation ticket. This is a self-guided audio tour that you can start, pause, or restart at any time and complete at your own pace. Detailed starting point instructions are available after downloading.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Headphones
  • Charged Smartphone

Know before you go

  • The tour uses a mobile app. You will need to download the app and then use the voucher code provided to download the tour
  • It is a self-guided audio tour that you can start, pause, or restart at any time and complete at your own pace
  • You can download the tour at any time, before or after your booking date. It is best to download the tour before you set off for the starting point
  • When the download is complete, you will see a screen with a photo of the starting point and directions to it. The redstart button will become active when you are at the starting point
  • The tour follows a set route and includes turn-by-turn directions. It works best if you start it in the right place and follow the directions from one location to the next
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July 26, 2022

Product ID: 420821