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Address: Whitby YO21 1LB, England
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A Personal Ghost Walk

Just finished a ghost walk with Dr Crank and must say it was fantastic. The weather was atrocious. Hailing so hard it hurt my head! But luckily as the walk started it stopped and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kieran W
Dudley, England, United Kingdom
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Dudley, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Just finished a ghost walk with Dr Crank and must say it was fantastic. The weather was atrocious. Hailing so hard it hurt my head! But luckily as the walk started it stopped and there were only 2 of us waiting with Crank. He asked if we were still wanting to do the walk (we did) and off we went.... More 

Thank Kieran W
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got back from one of Dr. Crank's walks and we've had a brilliant time. Having missed the Dracula walk last night, I was pleased to see another one for tonight. The walk itself was a great mix of spooky stories and cheeky comedy. The guy is a natural born story teller and we also picked up a bit of... More 

Thank masonandmason
Rugby, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the ghost walk on Saturday night and our guide was Claire. We went to the whale bones at 7:30 as instructed not really knowing what to expect but were very intrigued. Claire was dressed the part and we liked her instantly - we were part of a large group but she spoke well to the crowd and... More 

Thank Kim S
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Turn up at the Whale Bones at 7.30 - (check website) for an hour in the company of the mysterious Dr Crank - who will entertain you with stories of Whitby's past and strange going on's - great fun made all the more enjoyable as the Saturday night was damp, wet and dark around the alley's and back streets of... More 

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16 reviews
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

My husband, 12-year old son, sister-in-law and I went on this walk last night - and what a fantastic time we had. Dr Krank is a true raconteur who draws in his audience and truly leaves you wanting more at the end of the tour. The stories were incredibly interesting and entertaining. If you are visiting Whitby then you really... More 

Thank ElaineKendal
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A friend and I spent a weekend in Whitby and decided to take a ghost tour. The weather was quite miserable and not many of us showed up, but Dr. Crank did the tour anyway. Stormy weather set a great mood for the spooky stories but he always ended the stories with a joke to keep things light, which my... More 

Thank archaeo-tourist
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic hour spent in the company of Dr Crank...a polished and informative stroll through the less seen parts of this beautiful town. Worth every penny, and would highly recommend. Our daughter is 7, and hasn't stopped talking about the various ghosts and stories we learned about tonight. Wait...did anyone else hear that howl.....?

Thank Tom D
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83 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

We really enjoyed the ghost walk. We loved the tales about the various ghost stories. The tour guide was entertaining and it made Christmas Eve this year great fun.

Thank HenKenn
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We were the only couple to turn up! Dr Crank took us anyway, we totally enjoyed it and will go again with the kids ! Great night👻👻👻👻👻👻👻👻👻👻

Thank AdamGarfoot
Downham Market, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We turned up at the Whale Bones on West Cliff at 7.30pm on Sunday 6th November. It was a dark night and blowing a fair hoolie, and so bitter cold it made you wish you'd got a fisherman's gansie on. We looked in anticipation to see if anyone was there, and out of the shadows walked a gentleman who said,... More 

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