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10 haunted places in Rajasthan that will scare you in 2024

Rajasthan, known for its ancient buildings and tales of the royals, is considered as a popular tourist destination among history lovers. But the real haunted stories of the most haunted places of Rajasthan will frighten your nightmares tonight. Think you have the courage to keep your body and soul together? Then you can go through the list to encounter the real ghosts at the 10 most haunted places in Rajasthan. Just a heads up, you will be frightened out because these places on a scale of 1 to 10 (1 being the least scary and 10 being the scariest) find themselves at the top list.

Top 10 haunted places to visit in Rajasthan

  • Bhangarh Fort
  • Kuldhara Village
  • Nahargarh Fort
  • Rana Kumbha Palace
  • NH-79 Dudu Village
  • Brij Raj Bhavan
  • Jagatpura
  • Sudhabay
  • Jal Mahal
  • Delhi-Jaipur Highway

Are you planning a trip to the state full of history and architecture? Make sure to visit these 10 haunted places in Rajasthan where it’s claimed that supernatural occurring are common. People might appear just like they would in a normal place but make sure that you do not get deceived by the looks. Below are the top 10 haunted places to visit in Rajasthan. So, Brace yourselves!

1. Bhangarh Fort

Bhangarh Fort
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Bhangarh Fort, which literally screams horror in Rajasthan, does not need any introduction. Reckoned among the most top haunted places in Rajasthan, Bhangarh Fort is a famous tourist place which will frighten the hell out of you! While the nearby places are some great places for camping in Rajasthan, you should be cautious! A popular story behind the frightening of the fort claims that a tantric wanted to marry the queen of the fort. After knowing about his evil thoughts, the queen got a tantric who use to perform black magic at her palace.

Also read: 10 Best Forts in Rajasthan to Visit in 2024

2. Kuldhara Village

Kuldhara Village
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This impressive and one of the most haunted villages in Rajasthan has an unusual story that nobody believes in. Kuldhara village is a deserted land because of the curse that a corrupt minister had got in his time. Spend a night and tell us how it feels to be on the ‘land of visitant.’ Beware, this place is truly haunted!

3. Nahargarh Fort

Nahargarh Fort stands at the edge of the Aravalli hills, overlooking the pinkish city of Jaipur. The walls of the fort were built sky-high to divide the royals from the world. The beauty of the palace cannot hide the spook of one of the scariest places in Rajasthan. The fort was built by Sawai Raja Man Singh along with Amer Fort and Jaigarh Fort. The king was so excited about this particular fort that he built for his queens, that even after his passing, the Nahargarh Fort is haunted by his ghost.

Also read: Neemrana Fort Palace: Ultimate Guide 2024

4. Rana Kumbha Palace

Rana Kumbha Palace
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The Rana Kumbha Palace of Chittorgarh is a place where you will surely meet a ghost. A haunted fort in Rajasthan, which is considered to be one of the scariest places in the state, the secret chambers and the scream of the ladies here will haunt the hell out of you.

Also read: Chittorgarh Fort – Revisit the Times of Elegant Rani Padmavati

5. NH-79 Dudu Village

Famed as the road that demands for blood, the Ajmer-Udaipur highway is one of the most haunted places in Rajasthan. Dudu village located close by has numerous frightening stories associated with it.

While driving in the Ajmer-Udaipur highway, three friends encountered the ghost of a lady carrying a baby in her arms. She sat at the back seat and led them out of the village. Thinking it might be a nightmare, the friends took it easy but the incident lasted for more than 20 minutes which still haunts them!

6. Brij Raj Bhavan

Next is the Brij Raj Bhavan. The majestic mansion, now a heritage hotel is haunted by the ghost of an English soldier. As much as it looks beautiful on the outside, the place is considered to be one of the many haunted places in Rajasthan. History says that Major Burton, an employee of the East India Co. was killed along with his family by Indian militants at the Brij Raj Bhavan. The locals say that the spirit of Major Burton meanders in this spooky place.

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7. Jagatpura

Beyond the beautiful castles of Rajasthan, this tourist place has a haunted sense attached to it. This is mainly because the mysterious place is a residential area where people actually live with the witches. This is one of the most spooky places in Jaipur, Rajasthan. History says that the king of this haunted place in Rajasthan was greedy and arrogant. Many villagers cursed him while dying of hunger. The spirits of those villagers still ask for help from the tourists.

Also read: Top 22 places to visit and historic places in Rajasthan

8. Sudhabay

Sudhabay, situated on the Pushkar bypass in Rajasthan is not really a haunted place. But if you come here on a specific day in the year, this place is surely going to give you the chills. A ‘Ghost Fair’ is held here, when people from different parts of the land come to get relieved of the evil spirits that have possessed them. It is believed that the evil spirits will forgive you if you take a bath in the holy well.

Also read: 20 Scintillating Places To Visit In Pushkar

9. Jal Mahal

Jal Mahal
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Jal Mahal, the beautiful water palace in Jaipur, has always been a topic of wonder and awe. Built-in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake, this palace has 4-stories submerged in the water. This 300-year old beauty was once a summer resort for the Maharaja that stands abandoned in the lake. Known as one of the best places to visit in Rajasthan, Jal Mahal’s 5th floor emphasises amazing architectural style and still attracts tourists and locals who visit the palace from the edge of the lake. A report claims that screams of people are heard from this place and hence one of the haunted places in Rajasthan.

10. Delhi-Jaipur Highway

Highways have always been popular for ghost stories. The commonly accessed Delhi-Jaipur Highway is no resistant to this. It is said that the highway gets haunted at night while people passing through this highway have had some similar experiences. Also, it is believed that the spirit of a woman who died in the car at a particular stretch still appears to the travellers.

Also read: A Journey from Jaipur to the temple town of Rajasthan, Pushkar

Thrill-seekers planning a trip to Rajasthan? Then, these places have the potential to scare the living daylights of you and your friends. So, book your vacation with Pickyourtrail right away and visit these haunted places in Rajasthan!

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