To help you feed your paranormal curiosity, Silvercar by Audi has put together the list of the top haunted houses to road trip to. Are you ready for a scary good Halloween?
Nothing says Halloween more than a good old haunted house. They are just perfect for feeding our paranormal curiosity. Some of the US’s best haunted houses do require a bit of a drive, but you’re in luck, because next generation premium car rental app Silvercar by Audi has pooled together their top spookiest picks in cities across the country. And don’t forget to Instagram the scariest moments!
40 min from Dallas, Texas
Get ready to be spooked in this mostly-indoors haunted house surrounded by ghouls, goblins, and monsters lurking in the dark. With over 50 acres and multiple attractions, Thrillvania attracts more than 20,000 visitors a year
2. The Haunted Hotel
15 min from San Diego, California
The Haunted Hotel is the longest running haunted house in San Diego. This year brings in an all-new Hellevator along with the “wrong turn” hillbilly swamp, Mutant Mine Shaft and a clownish surprise.
3. House of Torment
20 min from Austin, Texas
The House of Torment is Austin’s most highly anticipated attraction during the Halloween season. With three spooky attractions surrounded by scented fog and roaming creatures, the House of Torment continues to haunt guests every year.
4. Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses
90 min from New York City, New York
Take a trip out of the city and experience the 250 year-old farm which incorporates over sixty -five acres of naturally landscaped property including foreboding woods, surreal ponds, fruit orchards and more. Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses is a unique, immersive experience with a theme that changes each Halloween season.
5. 13th Floor Haunted House
20 min from Phoenix, Arizona
With 60,000 square feet of horror, the 13th Floor Haunted House is an intense, graphic, theatrical show that will take you on a gut wrenching ride of visceral thrills and psychological horror.
6. Reign of Terror Haunted House
60 min from Los Angeles, California
The Reign of Terror haunted house is one of Southern California’s scariest award winning Halloween haunted houses. Now entering its 18th-annual season, the Reign of Terror contains 100+ rooms and eight attractions in over 23,000 sq ft, making it the largest indoor haunted attraction in Southern California.
7. Reapers Hollow
30 min from Denver, Colorado
After going through cornfields and woods, visitors are welcomed by a dimly-lit shack with shadowy figures waiting for them in the window. Welcome to Reapers Hollow.Visitors can even stay at the Dead End Motel to make their stay dreadfully entertaining.
8. House of Horror Haunted Carnival
20 min from Miami, Florida
South Florida’s Largest Halloween Haunt Experience returns with 2 brand new haunted houses, BLOSSOM LN and AREA 13. After touring abandoned and haunted houses, relieve some of the built up adrenaline with unlimited carnival rides and games.
9. Basement of the Dead Haunted House
60 min from Chicago, Illinois
Basement of the Dead is one of the most popular houses in the state of Illinois, and is introducing two new side attractions this year: Zombie Carnival and “Stabbin Cabin,” a five-minute escape room experience.
10. Fear Overload
30 min from San Francisco, California
Fear Overload offers 2 ecstatic, over-the-top haunted houses rich with monsters and unsavory demons from the darkest depths of your fears.
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