The Haunt

Real Ghost Hunting Tour in Old Solvang

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Recommended by 98% of Travellers


Experience the supernatural with a local storyteller-ghost hunter on a nighttime adventure that’s perfect for believers and skeptics alike

$15 off all of September with code DANISH at checkout

At a Glance


from $49, plus tax
$15 off with code DANISH

Meeting & Ending 

Meets in central Solvang
Ends 1 block away 

What’s Included

  • EMF meter for Ghost Hunter tickets
  • The Haunt sticker
  • Post-tour recommendations

What’s Not Included

Gratuities for your guide


1.5 hours

Departure Times

Nightly at 8pm
See calendar for current schedule


Suitable for children
Paid ticket req’d for ages 4+

Max Group Size 

25 people

What to Bring

  • Comfortable shoes and a jacket — it can get chilly at night


  • Haunted 1900’s Danish architecture in historic Solvang
  • Seek out the paranormal using professional ghost hunting tools
  • Gripping stories of documented hauntings and true crimes 

Book With Confidence

The Lowest Price. Period.

Book directly on or call our office to get the best price on our tours. Find it cheaper? We’ll refund the difference!

Free Cancellations

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a FULL REFUND. We know that plans can change, that’s why we offer one of the most generous cancellation policies in the tour industry.

Frequently Asked Questions

We regularly stir up energies and interact with spirits.

The tour ventures through some of the oldest and most haunted streets of Solvang, where residual ghost impressions are felt, poltergeists heard, and after death after consciousnesses are witnessed.

Using our ghost hunting tools, this tour attempts to contact spirits and invite apparitions.

We’ve had guests report strange sensations (dizziness, feeling pinched, tapped or grabbed), hear shrill sounds and voices, see apparitions, and document unexplainable images in photographs from the tour.

  • Generally no — our tours are led even in rain, unless it is unsafe to do so.

    We will cancel if the air is unhealthy according to the air quality index, due to California wildfire smoke.

Absolutely! We run tours for corporate teams, friends, family, weddings and funerals. Email to learn more

We think so! The tour does include some talk of violence and the macabre, but is generally considered family-friendly.

There are no shock/scare moments.

Babies in strollers may join for free, but children ages 4 and older must have a paid ticket.

Yes, we allow well-behaved dogs on leashes 🙂

Sure! Have them book for the same date/time, you’ll be in the same group! We only run one tour at a time.

Explore the neighborhood! Ask your tour guide for recommendations for bars and restaurants.

The tour is entirely outdoors, and you are encouraged to socially-distance to your level of comfort.

You are not required to wear a mask if you are fully vaccinated.

Tour guide will carry hand sanitizer for your use after touching our ghost hunting tools.

In short, yes!

We joke that the most dangerous part of the tour is crossing the street. Please pay attention to your surroundings 🙂

We’ll end with a ceremony to ensure that no evil ghosts/spirits follow you after our tour concludes.

Yes, the tour is wheelchair- and stroller-friendly.

  • Refunds must be requested at least 24 hours before the tour.

    If you didn’t have a great time on the tour, email us at and we’ll make it right.

  • Are there bathrooms? Nope, please do this before the tour.
  • Can we drink? This ain’t New Orleans! We will remove guests who are noticeably drunk and disruptive.
  • Is this the best ghost tour ever? Probably.

Learn more if you dare…

Welcome to The Haunt, Solvang’s premiere ghost tour experience, inviting you on a mystical journey into the village’s otherworldly past.

  • Join an atmospheric exploration of Solvang’s eeriest locations and learn about the village’s haunted history
  • Walk through the streets and witness the ghostly energy around the historic Danish-style structures
  • Uncover chilling tales surrounding a haunted inn and the ghostly entities reportedly dwelling there
  • Feel the pulsating history of the old windmills, Solvang’s iconic landmark
  • Investigate a historical tragedy using ghost-hunting tools and learn about different forms of hauntings in Solvang
  • Join a closing ritual for a safe departure, ensuring nothing follow you home from the tour

Why you’ll love this tour…

Escape The Mortal World

Break free from the monotony of everyday life with an immersive ghostly experience that will leave you wide-eyed and wondrous.

Real Paranormal Experiences 

Feel your heart race as we seek to communicate with the city’s otherworldly residents, open our minds and open the portal to the other side.

See Solvang Like Never Before

Explore the lesser-known, macabre side of Solvang’s past, as we reveal chilling tales of tragedy and mystery beneath the city’s beautiful surface.

Hauntingly Unforgettable Memories 

Share the thrill of exploring the city’s most mysterious sites with your loved ones, while conquering your fears and reveling in the excitement of the supernatural.

Group-Friendly Fun 

Unite your group with an unforgettable experience, as The Haunt creates a captivating, mysterious, and entertaining adventure that caters to everyone’s interests, leaving lasting memories for all.

Award-Winning Guides 

Your tour guide, a skilled storyteller and friendly host, is a wealth of knowledge, able to answer any questions you have throughout the tour.

Armed With Ghost Hunting Tools

Enhance your supernatural adventure with cutting-edge paranormal investigation equipment, as you seek out spirits and mysterious energies throughout the tour.

Safe Nighttime Exploration 

The Haunt ensures the safety and well-being of our guests, providing a carefully planned journey through the eerie streets. Put your mind at ease knowing that your safety is our top priority.


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