Deadly Destinations Around the World

We’re days away from Halloween. In keeping with the spooky spirit of the season, we’ve traveled to some of the deadliest destinations around the world—places not for the faint of heart. If jumping into an active volcano, swinging over a cliff, and kayaking off a waterfall sound like a good time, then read on. Hundreds of brave souls flock to these attractions yearlong for the thrills and chills they offer. See what these deadly destinations have in store for you, and reconsider your Halloween plans for next year, below.


Take a ride on Swing at the End of the World in Baños, Ecuador at La Casa del Árbol for a gorgeous view of the lush landscape—including the Tungurahua Volcano. There are no safety devices for the swing that flies over a steep hill (8,530 feet above seal level). Just some rope and metal attached to an old treehouse.