Tampa Ghost Tour
Cigar City Chills
Did you know Tampa is said to be haunted by the ghostly presence of a former pirate? Legend has it that the spirit of José Gaspar, a notorious pirate who supposedly terrorized the bay, lingers in the city, where sightings of his ghostly form have been reported by many.
Nestled on the coastline of the Gulf of Mexico, the vibrant city of Tampa celebrates its holiday atmosphere under the bright Florida sun, but as twilight descends, it reveals a darker and more mysterious side. Prepare to be immersed in a spine-chilling experience as Tampa unveils its eerie secrets.
With a history stained by mass atrocities during a series of wars to a historic district that has witnessed the presence of a colorful cast of criminals, Tampa reveals a haunting past characterized by conflict and bloodshed.
“What an amazing tour! I captured some really eerie pics at several of the stops!”
What is the Tampa Ghost Tour About?
Embark on an electrifying journey with Tampa Terrors as we guide you through a captivating exploration of chilling locales that will unveil the hidden underbelly of Tampa’s most idyllic streets. Encounter the spirits of victims of the yellow fever epidemic and experience chills at the story of frozen corpses hidden at a local inn.
The echoes of Tampa’s tumultuous history persist, as the lingering souls of those consumed by vice and avarice during their earthly existence continue their spectral affairs undeterred. Brace yourself for an adventure that will leave you with a newfound appreciation for the haunting tales of terror that lie beneath the surface of Tampa's present-day façade.
What You Will See On This Tour:
Enter a captivating realm where Tampa's enigmatic and haunting history converges with the present day, as you explore a selection of eerie locations steeped in mystery. You will be introduced to:
- The phantom parties at the Floridian Palace Hotel
- The mysterious blood at the Old Tampa Book Company
- The lingering spirit of the Tampa Theatre
- The ghostly gangster of the Old Federal Courthouse
- And so much more…
Delve into Tampa's haunting history and allow our experienced guides to transport you into the realm of the shadow world. Prepare to be captivated by spine-tingling tales of ghostly apparitions, unexplained phenomena, and chilling specters that have been woven into the fabric of the city's past. With each step you take alongside your expert local guide, the dimly lit streets come alive with a spectral presence as if the whispers of restless spirits and the echoes of forgotten tragedies permeate the air.
Brace yourself for an immersive journey that will leave you both enthralled and unnerved as you unravel the mysteries that lie within Cigar City's enigmatic past.
“What terrified me will terrify others; and I need only describe the spectre which had haunted my midnight pillow.”
Meeting point address: 711 N Franklin St
Duration: 1 Hour
Parking: There are paid parking lots and meters around the meeting area
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Please arrive to the designated meeting location before your tour’s start time, or they may leave without you! Your email confirmation will verify map and meeting location.
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This tour is a walking tour.