Halloween Special - Transylvania

The ancient Celts believed that Halloween was the time when the veil between the world of the living and world of the dead was at its thinnest. And for Zak, Nick and Aaron, it means it's a time for spirits to run free. Ghost Adventures spends this Halloween in Transylvania, a region in central Romania, on a quest to contact Dracula and the spirits associated with him. This 2-hour special features the guys’ once-in-a-lifetime journey into the heart of Romania and the birthplace of Vlad Dracula.

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Transylvania, Romania
Transylvania, Romania

Transylvania, Romania

We all know Dracula from dozens of Hollywood movies, but the man behind the character is more frightening than anything Bram Stoker could ever dream up. The GAC are on a mission to find Vlad Tepes, also known as Vlad the Impaler. 960 1280

  

Targoviste Castle

Targoviste Castle

Targoviste Castle in Wallachia, Romania, is where Vlad the Impaler ruled with an iron fist, gaining a notoriously violent reputation. 960 1280

  

Transylvania, Romania

Transylvania, Romania

Zak sets up the camera to get a shot outside the birthplace of Vlad Tepes, also known as Vlad the Impaler or Dracula. 960 1280

  

Transylvania, Romania

Transylvania, Romania

The guys explore Transylvania and learn that Romanians are a superstitious people. In fact, some people are afraid to talk about the ghosts who still lurk in the castles where Vlad Dracula left his mark. 960 1280

  

Hunedoara Castle

Hunedoara Castle

In the tunnels beneath Hunedoara Castle, an ancient hallway is filled with headstones. 960 1280

  

Transylvania, Romania

Transylvania, Romania

Nick explores one of the many Transylvania castles that the guys investigate during their trip to Romania. 960 1280

  

Transylvania, Romania

Transylvania, Romania

Comana monastery, founded by Vlad Tepes, is very beautiful ... and sometimes, very creepy. 960 1280

  

Transylvania, Romania

Transylvania, Romania

Nick films Zak as he discusses the history of Vlad the Impaler at the notorious ruler’s birthplace in Sighisoara. 960 1280

  

Targoviste Castle

Targoviste Castle

The ancient Castle of Targoviste is where Vlad practiced his brand of swift and brutal justice, leaving behind a bloody history of revenge. 960 1280

  

Transylvania, Romania

Transylvania, Romania

This investigation takes the guys through hundreds of miles of Romania, and is the biggest investigation the GAC has ever attempted. 960 1280

  

Transylvania, Romania

Transylvania, Romania

Aaron takes in the sights and sounds of Transylvania. 960 1280

  

Corvin Castle in Hunedoara

Corvin Castle in Hunedoara

The buildings surrounding Corvin Castle in Hunedoara are deteriorating. 960 1280

  

Corvin Castle in Hunedoara

Corvin Castle in Hunedoara

Corvin Castle is where Vlad Dracula was imprisoned after his capture. Corvin Castle had a reputation as a place prisoners wanted to avoid at all costs because being prisoner here usually meant death. 960 1280

  

Corvin Castle in Hunedoara

Corvin Castle in Hunedoara

This well at Corvin Castle was built by Turkish soldiers who were decapitated after their work was finished. 960 1280

  

Comana monastery

Comana monastery

Romania is a country full of superstitions and legends. It’s believed that Vlad Dracula’s tomb is located here, beneath Comana monastery. 960 1280

  

Comana monastery

Comana monastery

Zak, Aaron and Nick conduct an interview inside Comana monastery. 960 1280

  

Hunedoara Castle

Hunedoara Castle

Zak enters the dungeons of Hunedoara Castle. 960 1280

  

Comana monastery

Comana monastery

A wooden engraving of Vlad Tepes on display in the Comana monastery. 960 1280

  

Comana monastery

Comana monastery

The guys find an ancient grave. Could it be the tomb of Vlad the Impaler? 960 1280

  

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