Traveling can give you beautiful memories. But Beware! Some of the most horrific and dangerous tourist destinations in the world can give you never forgetful bad memories. Probably, this is the reason why several governments have prohibited visits to such places on Earth. Sometimes its the climate, sometimes the dangerous sites and sometimes the natural habitat which makes some places pretty dangerous to visit.
Here’s a list of some of the most horrific and dangerous tourist destinations in the world:
Mount Washington, USA- Home of the World’s Worst Weather
Who would ideally like to go or even stay in a place which witnesses a recorded wind speed of 203 miles per hour? Not just this, it also experiences freezing temperature which are as low as -40 degrees with continuous heavy snowfalls.
Iha de Queimada Grande, Snake island, Brazil- High Snake Population
Would you visit a place on Earth which is a habitat of one of the most venomous snakes in the world called the Bothrops. Researchers have estimated that about five snakes live in per square meter on this island. These snakes have also killed several people. The Brazilian government has prohibited entry of people to this place.
Death Valley, USA- Popular for Searing Heat
This place is located between Nevada and California and is famous for mysteriously vanishing cases and deaths. One of the most people dying here was Harry Potter actor Dave Legeno. This place has a temperature of 56.7 °C.
Sinabung Volcano, Indonesia- Active Volcano
One of the most unpredictable places on earth, this active volcano is situated on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. It erupted in 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015 and the recent being in 2016, February. The eruptions of this volcano makes it one of the most horrific and dangerous tourist destinations in the world.
Valley of death, Kamchatka, Russia- High Concentration of Toxic Gases
It is located near the famous Valley of Geysers. It is known for the high concentration of toxic gases which kills almost all living beings. People in this area often suffer from fever, dizzinezz and chills.
The Danakil Deser, Ethopia, Africa- Hell on Earth
Experiencing a temperature of around 50 °C, this place is a home of many active volcanoes and geysers which spit toxic gases. People have named it the literal “Hell on Earth”. Despite this condition, it still attracts a lot of adventurers from all around the world.