Top 10 haunted places of Delhi

People never go there after dark.

Haunted places in Delhi, what could be more exciting place to travel and feel the rush of adrenaline to actually see a ghost (or at least feel the presence of). The heart of India which is one of the populated and busiest metropolitan cities of India even has a side which is isolated and dark.
If you are an avid traveler and never want to miss a place then let us dare you to go to the most haunted places in India. Spooky, right Haunted places in India, what could be more exciting place to travel and feel the rush of adrenaline to actually see a ghost (or at least feel the presence of).

10 Most Haunted Places In Delhi

Here is a list of some of the most haunted places in Delhi that will scare you from head to toe and leave you thinking about such things. Take a look.

1. Delhi Cantonment

The Delhi Cantonment area — One of the most haunted places in Delhi

It is rated as the most haunted place in Delhi. Many people have claimed to see a ghastly woman wrapped in a white saree. According to the believed stories, people have witnessed the scariest kind of ghost or spirit in this area. The alleged spirit appears to be that of a woman standing on the roadside, asking the drivers for a lift around midnight. When it is denied, for obvious reasons the spirit is said to run beside the car with matching speed. Lots of accidents and deaths have been reported there.

2. Lothian Cemetery

The hauntingly eerie night at Lothian Cemetery

Even the site of a cemetery is enough to give creeps and add to it a beheaded ghost, will make you run. Hey! it’s not a film but a true situation of this cemetery — typical of a haunted place in Delhi. Many of who saw the beheaded ghost standing with his head in hand, are not alive to tell the tales and those of whom are alive, are disturbed. Locals can often hear haunting laughs and cries coming from this creepy haunted spot of Delhi.

3. Sanjay Van

The dark and wierdly still trail of Sanjay Van — One of the most haunted places to visit in Delhi

This forest is a haven for children and nature lovers during the day. But it, totally different at night. An old woman in white and children with shrill evil laughs may follow you into the darkness and haunt you till life. Sudden pushes, hard slaps, the appearance and disappearance, fog in summers may sound amusing but not when it happens because of a non living entity.

4. Agrasen Ki Baoli

The most haunted place of Delhi-Agrasen ki Baoli

Creepiest of all the haunted places in Delhi, this Baoli is known to be the residence of a devil. It was once filled with black magical water which somehow made people commit suicide in it by drowning, it is a 104 level step-well with no water now. But you still fell some presence and screams though not often.

5. Firoz Shah Kotla Fort

There are many tales about the presence of jinns in this 14th Century Fort. Otherwise a silent place, people come on Thursday evenings to please the jinns of this real haunted place. Where some have met with episodes of being suddenly pushed & smell some fragrance. Sometimes the jinns may follow them home and not leave them for ever and turn their life into hell.

6. Khooni Darwaza

The ruins of spooky Khooni Darwaza  Deadly screams and cries can be heard around this historical monument. There are many different versions of the reasons behind this ghostly presence in this monument, like killing of three princes and hanging of Indian freedom fighters by Britishers. People experience the sudden drop in temperature and apparitions through walls of this gate can give you chills.

7. Delhi Ridge Area

The hauntings in Delhi Ridge with low mobile reception Numerous eyewitnesses have stated appearance of ghost of a British gentleman carrying an old rifle around in this haunted area in Delhi. Feeling of being watched, Low mobile network, no natural sounds of chirping birds or any form of life, sudden sweet fragrances; all in this creepy area. The scariest thing about this area is the number of unjustified and unexplained disappearances.

8. The Haunted Tree Of Dwarka Sector 9


There are numerous spine-chilling tales associated with this tree found near sector 9 metro station. This tree is responsible for some really nasty bike and car accidents in that curve where it’s located, even in the day time. Apart from this the tree has  an adjoining Hindu temple where people pray by joining there hand when even passing by as they believe that could save them from any  mishappening or some ghostly incidents.

9. Chor Minar

Hauz Khas Village in the capital which is known for its night parties and clubs but it is also known for being one of the top haunted places in Delhi. With an archaeological complex too which keeps its old charm, it is a mixture of medieval and modern culture. The upper walls of the minar has holes which is said to have been created with spears. It is believed that these holes bore heads of thieves who were punished during the rule of Ala-ud-din Khalji and that the spirit of these thieves haunt the fort and its surroundings at night.

10. The Karkardooma Delhi Court


Karkardooma Court Complex which is not an isolated but a very busy place for lawyers and judges all around. But still many have accounted paranormal activities around them. Banging, Shutting and opening of doors, files being thrown off drawers, blinking lights, appearance of shadows through walls all of these things have also been caught on vigilance camera installed in The Court which makes the non-believers to also believe in it. Videos are even available online.