Last Updated on October 16, 2020 by VDiscovery

For many people, going on a tour is the preferred way to unwind while enjoying the atmosphere in the place they have come to. In addition to public tourist spots such as beaches or waterfalls, in fact, there are tourists who try to try new experiences by visiting disaster locations which in fact can carry the risk of death.

There are several places that are considered too dangerous and can be life threatening. Some of them are very dangerous because they become a habitat for wild animals, unfavorable temperatures, the influence of chemical substances, and other natural factors.

Running of the Bulls, Pamplona – Spain.

Running of the bulls is an annual activity that is part of the summer festival in Pamplona. Running of the bulls involves running in front of a group of bulls that are released on the streets of the city.

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Running of the Bulls


In recent years, running of the bulls has come under heavy criticism from animal activists who say the activities exploit animals. Even so, thousands of people take to the streets of Pamplona each year in July to flee from the creatures.Since 1910, when the records for the event began, there have been 15 deaths, most of them from being stabbed, and thousands injured.

Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park – USA.

In Wyoming, you can find Yellowstone National Park. The park is home to hydrochloric acid geothermal pools and geysers that shoot boiling water.

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Hot Springs & Pools Yellowstone

Luckily, there are some parts of the garden that don’t try to kill you, so when you’re there, don’t be adventurous and don’t go where it’s not permitted. In fact, a man died in June 2016 when he fell into one hot spring Norris Geyser Basin – He melted. This case is a lesson not to be a naughty tourist.

Poisonous Gas – Danakil Desert.

Located in Eritrea, the Danakil Desert is located 100 meters below sea level. It can be one of the most beautiful sights, but it has countless geysers that release toxic gases due to active volcanoes, which are usually around 120 ° F.

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Danakil Desert

If you want to explore the area, you need an experienced guide, but to be honest, it is best to avoid going there at all costs. This guide will not be able to save you when the geyser suddenly releases gas, which can quickly end your life.

Lightning Tourism – Venezuela.

Lightning is an example of a natural phenomenon that looks beautiful at once scary. The reason is that even though the light and the form of thunder looks stunning, the lightning is always accompanied by a thunderous sound. Lightning can also kill humans to scorch because lightning contains a very large amount of electric charge.

In Venezuela, there is a location that is often dubbed the capital world lightning due to a flash of lightning appearing in a distant intensity more frequently compared to other places. The location referred to is the part of the Catatumbo River, which empties into Lake Maracaibo.

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Lightning – Venezuela

The tourists who visit the lake at night were treated to a spectacular sight of lightning, which seemed like pillars of the sky. Apart from lightning, tourists can also visit the villages around the lake while watching various exotic animals such as alligators, snakes, and birds.

The amount of lightning striking above Lake Maracaibo is indeed fantastic. Every minute, the city of Maracaibo is reported to receive 1,000 strikes of lightning. However, lightning is not the only dangerous natural phenomenon that appears in that place. It is not uncommon for the appearance of lightning to be followed by storms and whirlwinds.

Extreme Tornado Tours, Oklahoma – USA.

Tornadoes will always be a scourge for local residents. The reason is that once a tornado appears, it will destroy everything in its path. Fallen trees and felt roofs are common sights after a tornado in a city.

However, this did not discourage a number of people from witnessing the tornado up close. Each year, tornado enthusiasts flock to the Tornado Trail located in the central US to witness the tornado raging.

The Tornado Alley is the name for an area in the central US that is often hit by tornadoes. The frequent tornadoes that hit these locations are caused by the meeting of cold air coming from the Gulf of Mexico and hot air coming from mainland Canada and the Mexican Highlands.

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Tornado in Oklahoma

As people are increasingly interested in seeing tornadoes up close, many tour companies are deliberately offering specialized tornado tours. On this tour, guides and tourists will get into a special car and then drive to the location of the tornado to see it from a safe distance.

Although tour companies that open tornado tourism services always prioritize the safety of their customers, tourists who are desperate to join this tour still have to be prepared to face every risk. For example, a tornado can change direction at any time. Then the emergence of tornadoes is also often accompanied by the appearance of lightning, and chunks of ice from hail.

Crocodile Farm, Elephant Kingdom Chonburi – Thailand.

In Elephant Kingdom, Thailand there is a Crocodile farm, the owner of which rents out a semi closed raft space for visitors to ride, see and find crocodiles! The raft is a thin wood balanced with a plastic barrel.

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Crocodile Farm Chonburi – Thailand.

The raft hut has a roof and people are given fishing rods to feed the crocodiles. They use beef cuts. The reptiles then jump out of the water to catch the meat. There are tourists who also tease the crocodile by hanging the meat in front of them and then pulling it up when the hungry crocodile is about to grab it.

Hawaii Lava Tours.

Lava is hot liquid that comes out of the crater of a mountain fiery. Lahore is a very dangerous element and should not be approached because as a result of its high temperature, lava can melt whatever is in its path. But on the other hand, movement the slow lava and its bright, bright color cause this natural phenomenon to still attract awe from humans.

On this basis, a number of people are desperate to go on tour just so you can see the lava up close. In Hawaii, there is even a number of ships that open services to transport passengers, so they can see volcanic lava up close.

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Hawaii Volcano Tours

Hawaii itself is known to have many active volcanoes protruding at sea level. In this kind of tour, tourists can see volcanic lava flowing slowly into the sea before cooling off and making a hissing sound.

At first glance, this kind of tour seems to have a low risk. But in fact, this kind of tour still has its dangers. Sometimes a nearby volcano erupts and throws its lava upwards so that it can hit tour participants who happen to be nearby.

An incident like that happened in July 2018. As a result of being hit by lava flakes, the roof of the ship was damaged and 23 people had to be injured. Even so, this lava tourism was continued after the coastal security agency issued new safety procedures.

Snake Island, ilha da Queimada Grande – Brazil.

Hidden somewhere off the coast of Brazil, this island is widely known to be the most dangerous of all. The reason is because this place is full of one of the most poisonous snakes in the world, namely the snake Bothrops. Researchers estimate that about five snakes per square meter live on the island.

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Snake Island (Ilha de Queimada Grande)

Hidden somewhere off the coast of Brazil, this island is widely known to be the most dangerous of all. The reason is because this place is full of one of the most poisonous snakes in the world, namely the snake Bothrops. Researchers estimate that about five snakes per square meter live on the island.



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There are several stories of people who breathed their breath on the island. One of these stories is that a lighthouse keeper is attacked by a snake and dies. The Brazilian government forbids visitors to set foot there.

Lowest Temperature on Earth, Oymyakon – Russia.

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Oymyakon – Russia -55°C (-70°F)

Oymyakon is a rural area in the interior of Siberia, Russia, which has the lowest temperature on earth. The lowest temperature ever recorded in Oymyakon is -71.2 ° C with around 500 inhabitants. No plants can live in Oymyakon, nor can electronic equipment such as smartphones and televisions be found because the temperature is too cold.

Malaria island, Comoros – East Africa.

Located in East Africa, Comoros is one amazing location that people want to go to, but they are too scared. The islands are infected with mosquitoes that carry malaria, which is a life-threatening disease.

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Comoros – Malaria

Hotels and all over the Comoros have mosquito nets and people never go out without wearing their masks, and according to the World Travel Guide, water needs to be boiled or sterilized before drinking or even brushing because it can become contaminated.

The Battlefield Tours.

Do you like watching war movies? Have you ever imagined what it feels like to be in the middle of a battlefield? If so, then maybe this kind of tour is the right tour for you.

War zone tourism is a type of tour in which participants will be taken to areas that are currently experiencing war. There, tourists can witness firsthand the effects of the damage caused by the war. It is not uncommon for gunshots and explosions to be heard when tourists are at the location.

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War Zone Tours

This kind of tourism takes place in countries that are still hit by armed conflict such as Iraq, Afghanistan, Mexico, and others so. There is even a special company called War Zone Tours (WZT) that offers war zone tour services for those who are interested.

WZT was first established in 1993 and now has branches in more than 50 countries. According to their official explanation, the tourists will always be accompanied by professional officers who are experienced in the security sector.

But still, war often does not choose victims. In 2016, as many as 8 tourists almost lost their lives when the bus they were in was hit by a missile.

Thor Peak – Canada.

In Nunavut, Canada, there are mountains that nature has created to blow our minds, inspire us, and also endanger our lives.

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Thor Peak

At 1675 meters, Mount Thor has an inner angle of 105 ° which makes the cliff look very scary. Many adventure seekers attempt to climb it, but the majority choose to retreat. You can enjoy the amazing view from the safe ground, take the picture and post it.

Death Valley National Park (U.S. National Park Service).

Located in California, Death Valley has been the hottest location ever. Basically, it is planet Earth’s oven and holds the record for the highest temperature ever recorded, which is 134 ° F. If the average healthy person were to sit there without water, he wouldn’t last more than 14 hours.

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Death Valley

If you are interested in going somewhere similar to Death Valley but with less chance of dying, then you can go to Phoenix, Arizona during the summer.

Tour of the Nuclear Zone, Chernobyl – Ukraine.

April 26, 1986 was the date of one of the greatest nuclear disasters in human history. On that date, the Soviet Union’s nuclear reactor at Chernobyl (now located in Ukraine) leaked and exploded. As a result of this disaster, civilians in the vicinity of the disaster had to be moved so that they were not exposed to radiation.

Decades have passed, Chernobyl, which was once inhabited by humans, is now a dead city. But on the other hand, the situation is attracting people’s attention to make direct visits to the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. They want to see and experience first hand what conditions were like on the former site of a nuclear disaster.

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Pripyat amusement park

This zone initially had high radiation levels and cannot be entered by just anyone. But over time, radiation levels in the Zone gradually decreased so that now the Ukrainian government allows tourists to visit there as long as they are accompanied by a professional guide.

Strict regulations are also imposed on tourists visiting the Zone. They are not allowed to eat, drink, or smoke in the open. Tourists are also advised to wear clothes that are as close as possible and are prohibited from touching buildings and plants carelessly.

According to the tourist site Chernobyl Tours, radiation levels in the Zone are in the safe category, so that people can visit there without worrying about the dangers of radiation. Even so, tourists who visit there still have the risk of being exposed to radiation. Especially if the tourist does not comply with the conditions set by the tour guide.

A two-day guided tour costs US $ 200 to US $ 300 per person for groups of 12. The cost includes a night’s stay in a modest hotel such as a hostel in the city of Chernobyl, about 12 miles from the reactor. Day tours are also available. Dozens of companies traveled to the area.

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.” (Lao Tzu)

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