Ballarat Ghost Tour

7 Hours

Charter Tour Price:

Adult (16+): $90 Per Person
Child (0-15): $70 Per Person

Private Tour Price:

Private Tour (1 – 3) Person = $750
Private Tour (4 – 7) Person = $900

Group Tour Price:

Small Group Tour (7-13) Person = $1100
Mid Group (14-24) Person = $1800
Large Group (25-33) Person = $2600
Extra Large Group (34-49) Person = $3500

Departure Time: Daily

Between 7:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Tour Duration: 7 Hours

Meeting point:

Anywhere in Melbourne CBD
Any Hotel in Melbourne CBD
Keilor Downs VIC 3038, Australia

Our Touring Vehicles:

4 Seat European Car
7 Seat Mercedes Van
11 Seat Luxury Van
14 Seat Standard Minibus
14 Seat Premium Minibus
24 Seat Standard Bus
24 Seat Premium Bus
33 Seat Standard Coach
33 Seat Premium Coach
49 Seat Standard Coach
49 Seat Premium Coach


Unveiling History: Ballarat Ghost Tour

Introduction: Embark on a spine-chilling journey through the eerie streets of Ballarat, where history and hauntings intertwine to create an unforgettable ghost tour experience. Departing from Melbourne, our Ballarat Ghost Tour offers a captivating blend of history, mystery, and paranormal encounters, led by knowledgeable guides and facilitated by our comfortable transportation services. Join us for a seven-hour exploration into the supernatural realms of one of Victoria’s most haunted cities.

Tour Itinerary:

  • Departure from Melbourne: Your journey begins in the heart of Melbourne, where our luxurious minibus, van, bus, or coach awaits to transport you to the historic city of Ballarat. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the scenic drive through picturesque landscapes as we make our way to our haunted destination.
  • Arrival in Ballarat: Upon arrival in Ballarat, you’ll be greeted by the haunting beauty of its historic architecture and cobblestone streets. Our experienced tour guide will provide an overview of the city’s rich history and its reputation as a hub of paranormal activity.
  • Sovereign Hill: Our first stop is the iconic Sovereign Hill, a living museum that transports visitors back in time to the 1850s gold rush era. As dusk descends upon the open-air museum, the atmosphere takes on a mysterious allure, setting the stage for ghostly encounters and eerie tales of the past.
  • Ghost Tour of Sovereign Hill: Prepare to delve into the darker side of history as we embark on a guided ghost tour of Sovereign Hill. Led by expert storytellers, you’ll wander through the shadowy alleyways and dimly lit streets, hearing chilling tales of tragic accidents, unsolved mysteries, and restless spirits that still linger among the historic buildings.
  • Haunted Hotspots: From the blood-stained floors of the Red Hill Mine to the ghostly apparitions at the Theatre Royal, our tour will take you to the most haunted hotspots in Sovereign Hill. Keep your eyes peeled for paranormal phenomena and supernatural occurrences as we explore these spine-chilling sites.
  • Dinner Break: After an evening of ghostly encounters, we’ll take a break for dinner at a local restaurant in Ballarat. Enjoy a delicious meal and share your ghostly experiences with fellow travelers, recounting the tales of the evening’s haunting adventures.
  • Nighttime Exploration: As darkness falls over the city, we’ll continue our exploration of Ballarat’s haunted history. From the haunted halls of the Old Ballarat Gaol to the ghostly presence at the Ballarat Cemetery, our tour will uncover the secrets and spirits that lurk in the shadows.
  • Return Journey to Melbourne: With hearts racing and minds filled with eerie tales, we’ll board our transportation for the return journey to Melbourne. Reflect on the supernatural encounters of the night as we travel back through the darkness, leaving the ghostly mysteries of Ballarat behind us.

Experience the thrill of the unknown and the allure of the paranormal on our Ballarat Ghost Tour from Melbourne. With expert guides, comfortable transportation, and a spine-tingling itinerary, this seven-hour adventure promises to leave you both enchanted and unsettled. Join us as we unlock the secrets of Ballarat’s haunted past and embark on a journey into the realms of the supernatural. Dare to step into the shadows and discover what lies beyond the veil of the living world.

Tour Includes

  • Pickup from your choice of Melbourne CBD location
  • Transportation by Minibus, Premium Bus and Standard Coaches
  • Roundtrip airconditioned transportation
  • Air conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water

Tour Excludes

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry Ticket
  • Personal amenities such as hat, caps, sunscreen, umbrella etc.

Frequently Asked Questions

What's included in the Ballarat Ghost Tour?

Our Ballarat Ghost Tour is a 7-hour immersive experience into the city’s spooky side. We provide a knowledgeable and entertaining tour guide who will lead you to historically significant locations known for paranormal activity. The tour includes transportation to and from various sites in Ballarat aboard a comfortable minibus, van, bus, or coach depending on the group size. Please note that lunch, snacks, refreshments, and any entry fees are not included in the tour price.

Where does the tour pick up and drop off?

We offer pick-up and drop-off at a designated central location in Melbourne for your convenience. The exact location will be confirmed in your booking confirmation email.

What type of transportation is used for the tour?

Depending on the size of your group, we utilize minibuses, vans, buses, or coaches for the Ballarat Ghost Tour. All our vehicles are well-maintained and comfortable for a relaxing journey to and from Ballarat.

Is the tour suitable for young children?

The Ballarat Ghost Tour delves into the darker historical aspects of Ballarat, which may not be suitable for very young children. We recommend this tour for ages 12 and over. Please use your discretion when deciding if this tour is appropriate for your child.

What should I wear on the tour?

Ballarat’s weather can be unpredictable. We recommend dressing in layers with comfortable shoes suitable for walking on uneven surfaces, as some of the tour locations may involve cobblestone streets or uneven terrain. Feel free to bring a jacket or raincoat in case of showers.

Are there any physical requirements for the tour?

The Ballarat Ghost Tour involves moderate walking from location to location. While there’s no strenuous activity, comfortable shoes are essential. If you have any mobility concerns, please let us know in advance so we can advise you on accessibility options at certain tour stops.

Is the tour appropriate for people who are scared of ghosts?

While the Ballarat Ghost Tour explores the city’s haunted history, our focus is on historical storytelling and interesting local legends. The tour is not designed to be a frightening experience. However, if you are particularly scared of ghosts, you may want to consider your comfort level before booking.

Can we expect to see any ghosts on the tour?

The paranormal is unpredictable! While we cannot guarantee any ghostly encounters, the tour guides will share stories and legends associated with the haunted locations we visit. You’ll get a chance to learn about Ballarat’s spooky past and use your own sense of intuition to see if you experience anything unusual.

What happens if the weather is bad?

The Ballarat Ghost Tour operates rain or shine. We will provide updates in case of severe weather conditions. Dressing appropriately for the forecast is recommended. The tour guides may have to adjust certain aspects of the tour for safety reasons in the event of extreme weather.

What is the cancellation policy for the Ballarat Ghost Tour?

We understand that plans can change. Please refer to our cancellation policy outlined in the booking confirmation for details on refunds and changes.

We hope this information helps answer your questions about the Ballarat Ghost Tour. If you have any further inquiries, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We look forward to taking you on a thrilling journey through Ballarat’s haunted past!

From $90
/ Adult
From $70
/ Child