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Withlocals Safe & PRIVATE Tour: The Spooky Side of Melbourne with a Local Expert

Please be aware that this tour is adapted to the local regulations post Covid-19. Our hosts will deliver this experience with the required equipment always keeping the distance suggested by local authorities. It will be safe and entertaining!

On this spooky city tour, you’ll join a brave local host to visit some of the spots to be said are haunted – along the way, you’ll hear terrifying tales galore, learn about the characters that still roam in the afterlife… and maybe even meet one or two of them?

Visit the Young and Jackson hotel, home to a mysterious ghost for 200 years, and the smart Windsor Hotel, where the ghouls spend the afterlife in five-star comfort. Your host will tell the harrowing tales of the women and babies that still roam in the area around the old hospital, and the dark deeds of the criminals.

A train station, a shopping center, a theater… There are spooky goings-on all over Melbourne! Hear how those hoping to rest in peace were awoken again.


2 hours


Mobile ticket

  • What's included :
    • Private Tour
    • Local Guide
    • Due to post Covid-19 policy this tour has a limited amount of participants
    • Tips and tricks about the local way and information on Covid-19 regulations from our local guide
    • Your local host will reach you to make sure all precautionary measures are taken
    • Private experience only for you and your family/friends with social distance involved
    • Entry/Admission - Queen Victoria Market
    • Entry/Admission - Former Melbourne Magistrates Court
    • Entry/Admission - Princess Theatre
    What's excluded :
    • Hotel pick-up and drop off
    • Entry/Admission - Old Treasury Building
    • Entry/Admission - Forum Melbourne
    • Entry/Admission - Federation Square
    • Entry/Admission - Flinders Street Station
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Queen Victoria Market, Victoria Street Corner of Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia

    It would probably be no surprise that this location would be sprawling with paranormal activity, an uncountable number of people have witnessed this. It is your tour to experience this!

    Duration: 13 minutes

    Stop At: Former Melbourne Magistrates Court, 325-343 Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia

    In the near area of this Court, the Old Melbourne Gaol is located. Visit a building that many people were killed.

    Duration: 13 minutes

    Stop At: Swanston Street, Swanston St, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia

    Down the road, near the State Victoria Library, 20 ghosts were spotted. This is the same location where nowadays a shopping centre is located.

    Duration: 13 minutes

    Stop At: Princess Theatre, 163 Spring St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia

    There is word that in this theatre a spirit haunts, it has even been spotted many times by staff and audience.

    Duration: 13 minutes

    Stop At: Old Treasury Building, 20 Spring St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia

    Around the Old Treasury Building and mainly Hotel Windsor up the road the ghost of Frederick Federici has been spotted

    Duration: 13 minutes

    Stop At: Pink Alley, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia

    Many guests to Pink Alley have experienced seeing the ghost of a young girl. Two have even fainted from the sight of her, both in the same spot, both in the spot where Alma’s body was discovered

    Duration: 13 minutes

    Stop At: Forum Melbourne, 154 Flinders St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia

    The lane behind this amazing building is well-known for it's street art. Pay a visit and see for yourself why this road is so special

    Duration: 13 minutes

    Stop At: Federation Square, Corner Swanston and Flinders Streets, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia

    Ever want to spot a ghost that has been around forever? This is your chance! Potentially spot a ghost that is around from the 1800's on the site near Federation Square

    Duration: 13 minutes

    Stop At: Flinders Street Station, Cnr Flinders & Swanston Sts, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia

    When you say goodbye to your host, keep an eye on platform 6 or 7 of Flinders street station. Many people have spotted a ghost here.

    Duration: 13 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Phancy Cafe & Catering, 408 Queen St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
    Return Detail :
    Flinders Street Railway Station, Flinders St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Post Covid-19 regulations are applied to this product with regards to the number of participants, delivery methods of the tour and content of the tour.
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Activity ID: V-24380P1266

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