Beaufort Ghost Walk
Take a stroll through over 300 years of haunted history in “America’s Best Small Town”! The Beaufort Ghost Walk is a Guided Walking Tour through the Historic District of Beaufort, North Carolina. Founded in 1709, Beaufort is the 3rd oldest town in NC, and the 12th oldest town in North America. On the Ghost Walk, you will be entertained by your Pirate Guides, as they bring history to life when they regale you with an enjoyable assortment of chilling stories, ghost ships haunted houses and interesting histories of the Beaufort area. In addition, you will hear about some of the amazing unexplainable encounters experienced by both our guests and guides during Ghost Walks of the past. All of the stories you will hear have been extensively researched and well documented and, the folklore and legends have been carefully preserved from generations of local storytellers. Returning guests will hear new stories as well as our research uncovers the treasures of the past!
As enjoyable as it is entertaining, the Beaufort Ghost Walk is one of Beaufort’s most popular attractions and one that shouldn’t be missed!
Families and Groups have a blast on this tour. Kids love it so bring the whole family. Perfect for Couples! Don’t forget to bring your camera for ghostly pictures at the Old Burial Ground!
Details & Policies
You will rendezvous with your pirate guide at the Port City Tour Company home office located on Middle Lane.
The tour covers approximately 8-10 blocks of fairly brisk walking. The majority of the routes are handicap accessible, but not the entire route. There are places where those in a wheelchair would require assistance helping them up/down curb-sides. There are no public bathrooms at the meeting location. Please take care of your bathroom needs before arriving.
Reservations are always necessary. Please reserve your tour by booking online or giving us a call. This is a year round tour. This tour will operate year round as long as we can reach a minimum number of guest.
If you need to cancel or change your party size, you’ll need to call by 2pm on the day of your tour to guarantee that your card will be refunded. If you do not call by 2pm on the day of your tour there will be no refunds available.
Location & Directions
The Beaufort Ghost Walk meets at the Port City Tour Company home office. There is limited parking at the office, so please arrive a bit early to get your vehicle parked & unloaded, and then carefully make your way to the PCTC office to rendezvous with your guide.
GPS Address | 108 Middle Lane, Beaufort, NC 28516
From Emerald Isle, Atlantic Beach & Morehead City
You will cross the Atlantic Beach Bridge into Morehead City, take a right on Highway 70 East, follow 70 East across two bridges, one high rise bridge, and then a small drawbridge. Turn right at the 1st traffic signal which is Turner Street, then turn left just before First Citizens Bank on Middle Lane. Follow Middle Lane straight for approximately a block and the PCTC home office will be on the right.
Parking can be located directly on Front Street, Queen Street or any side street. After 6pm, there are no parking limits or restrictions on Front Street parking.
There is also a parking lot behind the BB&T bank that can be used after 5pm.
Please arrive a bit early to get your vehicle parked & unloaded, and then carefully make your way to the Inlet Inn to rendezvous with your pirate guide.