19 Most Scary Places On Earth. #13 Will Give You Goose Bumps

Would you be brave enough to visit a snake infested island or venture into an endless dark maze of underground tunnels filled with human remains? If not, take this virtual tour instead and visit some of the most scary places on earth!

 

1. Door to Hell, Derweze, Turkmenistan

While drilling in 1971, Soviet geologists tapped into a cavern filled with natural gas. The ground beneath the drilling rig collapsed, leaving a large hole with a diameter of 70 metres. The decided to burn off the natural gas to help quickly dissipate it, assuming the fire would use all the fuel in a matter of days, but the gas is still burning today. Locals have dubbed the cavern “The Door to Hell”.

2. The death zone, Mt. Everest, Nepal

The top section of Mt Everest is called Death Zone due to its lack of oxygen. Climbers that succumb to fatigue or injury in the death zone are typically left behind to die. About 150 bodies have never been recovered and it’s not uncommon to find corpses near the standard climbing routes.

3. The killing fields, Cambodia

The killing fields, Cambodia are a number of site where at least a million people were slaughtered at the end of Cambodian Civil War. Human bones can still be seen sticking out of the dirt path and remain as a monument to the horrifying part of human history.