If you think London rush-hour is a nightmare you’ve seen nothing yet. The night of ghouls and zombies is lurking just around the corner - so we’ve put together the ultimate guide to 6 of London’s spookiest spots to visit this Halloween. From haunted streets, theme parks to London’s best party, where are you going to get your chills this October?
1) THE LONDON TOMBS
2-4 Tooley St, London SE1 2SY
The ultimate Halloween event in London - not for the faint hearted. Fortune favours the brave. Step into London’s most famed and award-winning horror attraction if you dare, offering an experience that’ll haunt your nightmares to come. That’s right, this October the winner of ‘The Top Horror Attraction in the World’ is back with a vengeance at the London Tombs, housing some of the most terrifying residents in town. Take this theatrical tour through London's haunted tombs in London Bridge and learn about the city's gruesome history on the way: try to keep your eyes open...
Will you step up and face your fears? Standard entry from GBP 27.95.
Not feeling so brave? Come and settle your nerves with some great BOO-zy Halloween deals at our Belushi’s Bar lurking just around the corner!
2) THE TOWER OF LONDON
St Katharine's & Wapping, London EC3N 4AB
With its historic ghosts wandering the halls it’s no surprise that The Tower of London has earned the reputation of being one of the UK’s most haunted places - this is one location you won’t want to miss off our trick or treat route. Take the Tower of London Twilight Tour where you will be led through the tower at night and through spiral staircases. Hear some spooky stories and witness some greusome sights.
Fun Fact: Henry III used to keep many of his beasts in the tower, including three leopards, a polar bear and an African elephant!
3) GREENWICH FOOT TUNNEL
Greenwich Foot Tunnel, London
Running 50 feet deep and 370 metres long, the Greenwich Foot Tunnel is a spooktacular way to cross the river this Halloween. Here in the underbelly of London you’ll find an unsettling chill in the air with leaky ceilings and echoing footsteps - you won’t be the only one down there. It's really spoooooky. Whilst you’re at it why not make your way over to our Belushi’s in Greenwich! With killer Halloween deals like ours you’d be a ghoul not to!
4) JACK THE RIPPER TOUR WITH RIPPER-VISION
77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX
Voted the No.1 Ripper Tour , London’s darkest secrets just got creepier! Using the latest handheld projectors you’ll find yourself revisiting the murder sites and dissecting the suspects to uncover the truth! Have you got what it takes to solve one of the most elusive crimes in history?...
5) THORPE PARK SCAREFEST
Chertsey, Surrey, England
And for those willing to travel that little bit further to the outskirts of London, Thorpe Park’s Scarefest won’t disappoint! With terrifying rides, harrowing escape rooms and the most heart-poundingly realistic horror scenes that’ll leave you shaking, make this your final destination this Halloween. Make sure you get your scares on Derren Brown's Ghost Train where you'll face some of your worst nightmares - and there's no escaping on this train...
6) LONDON BELUSHI’S HALLOWEEN PARTY
Looking to party hard in London on Halloween weekend? If you’re looking for an epic venue in London to celebrate this Halloween then we have got you covered. Belushi's bars is going all out this season with a spooky Catacombs theme. Expect live DJs, thrilling entertainment, Halloween drinks specials serving up a killer mix of £1 ‘blood’ syringe shots and delicious bloody punch! If you wanna dress up, this is perfect for those who love to go above and beyond as well as those who aren't into the whole fancy dress thing. Check out the London locations below...