The Ghost Adventures Crew’s Transylvania Photos

Check out the guys’ personal photos from their trip to Romania for one of Ghost Adventures’ biggest lockdowns ever to uncover the history behind Dracula’s castle.

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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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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

  

Zak, Nick & Aaron are in Kent, England, just southeast of London, to investigate the former World War II site Fort Horsted. 960 1280

  

The guys learn that locals are petrified of a demonic force originating over 1,500 years ago. 960 1280

  

Despite being a military establishment during World War II, current manager Paul Coutts-Smith ties the demonic activity to a time when Anglo-Saxons occupied the surrounding lands. 960 1280

  

Paul confesses to Zak that he personally has experienced a demon during his time spent at Fort Horsted. 960 1280

  

Ancient warriors conducted blood sacrifices and slaughtered many innocent people at the site where the fort resides. 960 1280

  

Several locals claim they were physically harmed or felt a demonic presence alter their demeanor while inside the building. 960 1280

  

Upon hearing this Nick, Zak & Aaron ask the locals to conduct a séance during the lockdown of Fort Horsted in order to provoke the demonic force once again. 960 1280

  

The guys capture a loud boom during the lockdown. Could it have come from one of the WWII cannons that remain at the fort? 960 1280

  

Billy poses in front of the fort pre-equipment check. 960 1280

  

Zak jots down some notes during the daytime walkthrough. 960 1280

  

Actors film an Anglo-Saxon blood sacrifice. 960 1280

  

Zak believes they may have woken up an evil spirit during their lockdown. 960 1280

  

Aaron wonders off with a local during the lockdown and then witnesses a spirit call him out by name. 960 1280

  

Aaron Goodwin in the Hellfire Caves

Aaron Goodwin in the Hellfire Caves

In 1790, a secret society known as the Hellfire Club would meet in the caves. Rumored to indulge in pagan rituals and orgies, its members included many of Great Britain's leaders and politicians, led by Sir Francis Dashwood. 960 1280

  

Sir Edward Dashwood

Sir Edward Dashwood

Sir Edward Dashwood, a relative of Sir Francis Dashwood, shares more about the storied history of the Hellfire Club. 960 1280

  

Zak and Lady Snake

Zak and Lady Snake

With a little help from "Lady Snake," Zak and the guys carry out a pagan ritual deep in the caves. 960 1280

  

Hellfire Caves

Hellfire Caves

Another famous member was Paul Whitehead, who served as secretary to the Hellfire Club. After his death, he left his heart in an urn to Sir Francis Dashwood who put it in the caves. 960 1280

  

Zak Bagans in London

Zak Bagans in London

Zak learns that former and present employees of the caves swear they've seen the spirit of Paul Whitehead wander around in the catacombs. 960 1280

  

St. Lawrence Church

St. Lawrence Church

The tunnels bury directly below the St. Lawrence Church. 960 1280

  

Pagan ritual

Pagan ritual

Pagan rituals where believed to include sacrifices and animal head masks. 960 1280

  

Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin in London

Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin in London

The guys toured London's Whitechapel neighborhood, the place where Jack the Ripper committed his murders. 960 1280

  

Walls of the Hellfire Caves

Walls of the Hellfire Caves

People have claimed to hear demonic growls while inside the caves. 960 1280

  

Tunnels in the Hellfire Caves

Tunnels in the Hellfire Caves

Some think the caves were meant to be "tunnels to hell." 960 1280

  

The guys interview a local bar patron. 960 1280

  

Nick Groff filming the Hellfire Caves

Nick Groff filming the Hellfire Caves

Nick and the guys learn of a girl named Sukie who was murdered in the caves. 960 1280

  

Some people claim to see a woman in a white dress roam the caves, and they believe it's Sukie's spirit. 960 1280

  

Pagan monument

Pagan monument

There are pagan monuments throughout the cave, including its Inner Temple. 960 1280

  

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