haunted places in europe

Buda Labyrinth: Haunted Tunnels Below Budapest

The Buda Labyrinth A series of dark, winding tunnels network directly below Budapest. Filled with mystery and dark history, the Buda Labyrinth is rumored to be one of the most haunted places in Budapest. The Buda Labyrinth is a naturally formed tunnel system that spans directly beneath the grandiose Buda Castle. The tunnel and cave […]


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5 Most Haunted Places in Prague

Most Haunted Places in Prague Prague is the stunning capital city of the Czech Republic. It’s aged streets pop with color from the baroque buildings which line them, as pockets of gothic architecture create stark contrasts throughout the city. Whilst Prague is beautiful and eye pleasing to look at, it certainly possesses a darker side. […]


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Cachtice Castle: Ghost of Elizabeth Bathory

Čachtice Castle Deep in a remote region of Slovakia hides a ruined castle with a particularly bloody past. Čachtice Castle stands upon the steep side of a mountain top, overlooking quint villages below. It has been ruined for some time. Remaining as a crumbling stone edifice linked to dark history and a supposed murderous torturer, Elizabeth Bathory. Čachtice […]


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Cemetery of the Nameless Ghosts: Freidhof der Namenlosen

The Cemetery of the Nameless, Austria A small forgotten cemetery filled with unknown souls rests peacefully just outside of Vienna, Austria. Known locally as the Freidhof der Namenlosen. This translates to the Cemetery of the Nameless. Though created out of respect for the dead, the cemetery has a grim past and is almost certainly haunted. History […]


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Sedlec Ossuary: Bone Church in the Czech Republic

The Sedlec Ossuary Bone Church The Sedlec Ossuary resides within a small church in the town of Kutna Hora, just outside of Prague in the Czech Republic. The church looks seemingly ordinary from the outside. Just a small, simple chapel, surrounded by a well-maintained cemetery. Very typical of most other churches in the area.  The […]


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Where Is the Best Place to See a Ghost in Stratford-Upon-Avon?

Stratford-Upon-Avon Stratford-upon-Avon, the birthplace of William Shakespeare, and arguably one of the most haunted towns in the United Kingdom. Visitors to this charming riverside town cannot help but be transported back in time. With its Tudor-fronted buildings, winding streets and flower-gorged frontages, Stratford-upon-Avon is quintessential historic England. And, as with any place that oozes tales […]


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Hoia Baciu Forest: World’s Most Haunted Forest

Hoia Baciu Forest A short distance from the modern Romanian city of Cluj Napoca exists what many believe to be the world’s most haunted forest. Known as Hoia Baciu, this dense forest is surrounded by legends and conceals many secrets. Tales of ghosts, UFO’s, inter-dimensional portals and other unnatural phenomena have made Hoia Baciu Forest […]


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Banffy Castle: Haunted Romania

Banffy Castle, Romania Banffy Castle is one of Romania’s hidden gems. It isn’t easily accessible and isn’t one of the country’s most stunning places visually. Yet, Banffy Castle has an interesting and spooky history that certainly makes up for this. Banffy Castle is located in the small town of Bontida in Transylvania. It was built […]


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Spooky Sighisoara: Birthplace of Dracula

Sighisoara Sighisoara is a medieval town in Transylvania, Romania. It is a stunning sight for those who make the trip to visit the small remote town. It exists on raised cobblestone streets and has retained many of its medieval buildings and charm. Though Sighisoara is a pristine and beautiful place, it does have a darker […]


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Poenari Castle: The Real Castle Dracula and Ghost Stories

Poenari Castle Poenari Castle is a little-known ruin that was once an important stronghold. It is best known for its ties to Vlad Tepes, better known as Vlad the Impaler or the real-life inspiration for Dracula. The crumbling Poenari Fortress exists high in the Făgăraș Mountains. It is accessible to the few tourists willing to […]


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Bran Castle: Ghosts and Dracula Legends

Bran Castle  Bran Castle is one of the most stunning castles in Romania and possibly the world. It is heavily marketed to tourists as being ‘Dracula’s Castle.’ Interestingly, this couldn’t be further from the truth. Nonetheless, it has propelled Bran Castle into stardom and it remains what is likely the most visited tourist attraction in […]


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Snagov Monastery: Dracula’s Grave

Snagov Monastery In a small peaceful village, just a short distance from Romania’s capital city, Bucharest, lies a small island monastery. Famed for holding the remains of the world’s most infamous warlord. The Snagov Monastery has existed on Snagov Island for a long time. It was originally founded in the 14th century and more than […]


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Corvin Castle: Dracula, Ghosts and Legends in Romania

Corvin Castle Corvin Castle, also called Hunyadi Castle, is one of Europe’s true fairytale locations. Residing upon a hill in Hunedoara, Romania the 15th-century castle is only accessible by a long drawbridge. Its stunning exterior and well-preserved interior make it one of the most visited tourist attractions in the country. However, its dark past lends […]


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