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Halloween Event, from 28 Oct 2016


A Series of Chilling Tales

A Series of Chilling Tales


Canterbury Historic River Tours



Kings Bridge,
St Peter's Street,

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Not your usual Halloween experience, Canterbury Historic River Tours presents a series of Chilling Tales. Told from the atmospheric perspective of Canterbury’s River by night, our Ferrymen will share spine tingling storytelling from folklore and Canterbury’s darker past. Not for children, these are stories to chill even the toughest of travellers. Dare you board the ferryman’s boat and cross the river?

Key Details:
- Hour long VIP night time storytelling experience, passengers welcome to bring their own bottle and (plastic) glasses
- Dark and chilling storytelling told from the river by night
- Not your usual Halloween activity
- Not a ghost tour, focus on storytelling
- Strong parental advisory! May be unsuitable for children below 12 years of age
- Price is £15 per person
- Limited spaces available, early booking strongly advised!
- Trips running 28th and 29th October, 5th November
- Book by telephone 07790534744
- Those booking are entitled to a free pint of cask Ale at the Old Buttermarket Pub, 39 Burgate, Canterbury CT1 2HW

Coach parties acceptedCurrency ExchangeDisabled accessEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesItalian signs/guidesOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 28 Oct 2016 19:30
Sat 29 Oct 2016 19:30
Sat 5 Nov 2016 19:30


Price is £15.00 per person

Warning, graphic content! Parental Guidance strongly advised for children below 12 years of age. Running at 7.30pm on the 28th and 29th of October, and the 5th of November, limited spaces are available so book early to avoid disappointment. Booking is by telephone, please contact us on 07790534744.



See location of Canterbury Historic River Tours on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TR 147579  Lat: 51.28038 Long: 1.07810

The river tours are idealy situated in the centre of Canterbury's High Street opposite the Eastbridge Hospital and a 2 minutes walk from the cathedral.

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury East/West station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Currency ExchangeCurrency Exchange
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
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