Frequently Asked Questions

We recommend emailing or texting a least a week or more in advance for Private and Group Tours

Most weeknights we begin at 7:30 p.m., 8:00 p.m., or 8:30 p.m.

Our tours have different lengths, so make sure you check out the specific one you’re interested in. Just a heads up, the tour doesn’t start and finish at the same spot, so remember to give yourself about 15 minutes to walk back to your vehicle.

The short answer is: YES! More importantly, there are risks involved in walking around an old town which will soon celebrate its 300th birthday, as it was founded in 1749. Cobblestones and uneven walking surfaces can present a trip hazard.

Our tours cover about six to eighteen walking blocks.

We offer Pub Crawls on Wednesday through Saturday. Sometimes we will offer a Sunday evening Pub Crawl. Please call ahead to verify. 

Expect to spend 2 to 3 hours on average. 

All Guests Must be 21+ with a valid photo ID This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 guests/travelers.

Our tour is more about thrilling experiences rather than the jump scare. We love to keep things spooky and exciting, and our team knows all the stories and places to get you on the edge of your “seat.” We guarantee you’ll have an amazing time on our tour and leave with some unforgettable memories.

Every guest may encounter different perceptions and experiences. We do not guarantee or expect most guests to experience or be scared by ghostly or other spirit encounters. However, we do not guarantee a direct ghost or spirit encounter or an absence of one.

Pictures are allowed and often encouraged (without flash photography). Video and audio recordings are always prohibited. You may share your pictures via text and email with our phone and email listed on this website. We collect our guest’s pictures of spooky ghosts and other images that may not be explainable and appreciate the ability to share these with future guests. Pictures of the groups with flash photography may occur at the beginning or end of the tours and may be allowed within the various pubs and taverns we may visit as well. Ask your guide for additional assistance.

We love pets! Each pet is unique and we treat Pet-friendly Tours as Private Tours. Therefore, we do require scheduling at least one week in advance.

Service animals are allowed. Please notify us in advance.

While a gratuity is completely optional, most guests are happy to show their appreciation to our Tour Guides for a remarkable experience.

Please call and text the phone number on the website. We will do our best to help you meet up with the tour. The expectations and recommendation are to plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early and be on time to ensure you can enjoy the entire tour experience. With advanced notice, we may be able to reschedule your tour for a different date on a case-by-case basis.

Unfortunately, our tours are not wheelchair accessible.

You can believe our professionally trained ghost host tours guides will give you the best folklore, legends, and history, with a passion as big as America. For many years, our team of experts have been honing our craft, to ensure the best quality information and entertainment possible. Diligent research and dedication is what has made our Ghost Tour able to give the very best information, education, and history possible with research and skills to back them.  6 Star Tours is not just our name, it is reflective of our guest experiences and reviews. Our guides and staff work hard to provide an exceptional experience for our guests, year after year. So come and see for yourself why our talented storytellers and guides are the best in the area!

The taverns, pubs, restaurants, and hotels included in the tour have public restroom facilities, as well as opportunities to purchase drinks and, depending on the location and time, food such as small appetizers for our short visits at these fine establishments.

The tours are rain or shine in most types of weather, including snow and weather below 32 degrees. Please dress appropriately for the weather conditions and wear comfortable, weather and season-appropriate clothing and shoes for the old sidewalks and streets and their expected conditions. For additional questions or concerns please email or text us.

Things To Know

Get ready for an exciting historical ghost tour adventure, as we offer a 10%  discount on public tours in Old Town Alexandria for the entire months of July and August. Use the code “July4thBday” at checkout. 

Tours will be running Wednesday through Sunday nights. Bring your coworkers, friends, and family for a fun-filled ghost tour experience led by an expert Ghost Host Tour Guide using their candle lit latern to guide you where they ghosts reside.

We provide discounts for teachers, military active and retired veterans, union members, law enforcement, first responders to include fire fighters, EMTs, doctors, nurses, and nurse practitioners.

The historic port city of Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, is famous for its cobblestone streets and centuries-old architecture. Once part of the nation’s capital city, 6 Star Tours Haunted Pub Crawl will show you the darker side of the early American history which lurks around every corner. We have Ghost Hosts who have been haunting since 1799. Where know where the skeletons lie and where the most ghosts reside.

Must be 21+

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