Some people love to get scared and they simply love the creepy crime scenes, the voodoo stories and the thick, dense forests. To cash in on this weird interest, there are lots of places in the world where you will come across some of the most frightening and bloodcurdling tours. You need to be really brave to sign up for any of these programs. We have shortlisted the 5 most haunted places in the world.
1) Underground Vaults, Edinburgh
The Underground Vaults were discovered less than 30 years ago beneath the capital city of Scotland. Today it is regarded as one of the most haunted places in the world. The vaults were largely untouched for more than 200 years and it is believed that the ghostly apparitions were trapped inside. A number of companies conducts tours of the Underground Vaults and they cost around £7.00 per person.
2) The LaLaurie Mansion, New Orleans
The city of New Orleans has the tag of the Most Haunted City in America”. The most famous haunted house is located in Royal Street in the French Quarter. It is believed that the husband of Madame LaLaurie, the owner of the house, purchased slaves and conducted medical experiments on them. The house was raided by investigators after a fire but the LaLauries fled New Orleans. The tour of the mansion costs around $20.00 per person.
3) Aokigahara Forest, Japan
The Aokigahara Forest, on the borders of Mount Fuji, is better known as the suicide forest in Japan. There have been many instances when hikers have stumbled upon bodies and experts have no doubt that there is a profound evidence of paranormal existence in these forests. Visitors can enter the forest at will.
4) Whitechapel, London
Whitechapel is the crime scene for one of the most notorious serial killers in the world – Jack the Ripper. There is a fee of £10.00 and travelers will be taken through the cobblestone streets of East End in London. People say that this area is haunted by the victims of the famous serial killer.
5) Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, New York
You will get everything here – ghosts, goblins, haunted bridges and a headless horseman. Sleepy Hollow is regarded as one of the most haunted towns in the world. There have been reported sightings of the headless horseman and Patriot’s Park is said to be really haunted. The tours cost around $15.00 and they should be booked in advance.