Listed as one of the biggest metropolitan of India, Chennai is the place where one can experience the richness of culture, hues of modern lifestyle and the plush greenery of Mother Nature. Being one of the modern cities of India, it is hard to believe that the place houses with many places which are haunted!!
Here in this post we are going to discuss about the most haunted places in Chennai that will make your Chennai tours filled with thrilling experience.
- De Monte Colony
- Wipro Technologies CDC5
- Broken Bridge
- Anna Flyover
- Theosophical Society
- Madras Christian College
- Valmiki Nagar
- Besant Avenue Road
- Two Lane East Coast Road
- Blue Cross Road
1. De Monte Colony
The first name that comes to mind while discussing about the haunted places in Chennai is the name of De Monte Colony. According to the stories, there was a Portuguese businessman named De Monte, after whom this colony was named. He led a trouble life as his wife was facing mental illness, with that he was also disturbed by the unexpected death of his only son. All these things make him suicide and that led to the rise of rumors near the colony. According to the sources, the ghost of De Mento has been seen roaming on the streets at night or sitting on his rocking chair. People are not allowed to enter in this area even in the day time. What’s more chill your spine, are the incident which took place over here. One of them was the missing of stray dogs to disappear after entering in here. The dilapidated house of Chennai adds more spookiness in making this area one of the scariest places in Chennai.
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2. Wipro Technologies CDC5
Generally haunted places are old and abundant where no one visits; even air of such places has something spooky in it. But what if we tell you that there is one place in Chennai, which is well-settled and well-filled with the people and yet is considered as the haunted places. The place is Wipro technologies CDC 5 for which many stories are prevailing. The building is located in Sholinganallur and is considered haunted. The office staff and the guards have claimed that they have seen some shadows and apparitions during the night hours. According to sources, the office building on which it is standing today, before its constructions, a graveyard was existed here on the very same place.
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3. Broken Bridge
If you are South Indian movies lovers, then you must have seen this Broken Bridge in Chennai in many films. This beautiful place of Chennai which seems calm and pleasant during the day time turns out to be one of the haunted areas in the night. The broken bridge will leave you nowhere and is located on the Adyar River in Chennai. The bridge was broken down due to the heavy rainfalls during the rainy season. According to locals, there are many freaky stories which are associated with this place. One such story is of a woman who has been raped her and been hurt treacherously on this very bridge. People believe that it’s the ghost of the same woman who has been molested here and ever since from that day till today the place has witnessed many deaths in this area.
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4. Anna Flyover
This is one place in Chennai which is famous for its eeire noises and freaky noises. Anna Flyover in Chennai is famous for all spooky things. There are many unnatural incidents that have taken place over this flyover. Due to these incidents the place gets famous across the country. Not only the nights here are freaky but also incidents occur here in the broad daylight and in the afternoon time. The place has witnessed numbers of suicides here at the same spot. Not only in night time but people also love to visit in the day time also.
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It was the disastrous year 2004 when huge waves of Tsunami flushed away many lives and led many people lost their lives. The hideous disaster makes early and untimely deaths of thousands of people which lead to the wandering souls and haunted spirits. Many people have claimed that the spirits of an old man and a small boy is commonly seen in here. Ghosts of both at this site have given many people a scare for life time. The place indeed is not for the faint hearted people.
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6. Theosophical Society
Theosophical Society is one of the spookiest places in Chennai. The premises of this place have seen many ghostly activities and eerie experiences. There is a big banyan tree in this place which is considered as the haunted one. Banyan tree has been a mysterious thing which is largely associated with ghosts, spirits and witches. The banyan tree in Theosophical society and numberless house in the woods are claimed to be haunted and people have experience many freakish things in here. Many people have claimed to hear the screaming and screeching of ghosts/ spirits in this place which make this place more haunted.
7. Madras Christian College
They say one sided love is always painful and sometimes it can be disastrous. The live example of this thing can be seen here at Madras Christian College. The ghost of saddest love story of the past still haunts this place. According to people there was a young man in here which once for the sake of one sided love has committed suicide here. The Herber’s Hall in the college is the exact place where that boy left his mortal adobe. Ever since after his death, many mysterious things have been reported here such as broken window glasses, falling utensils and many noises at night time. Knowing this story absolutely proves that love not only hurts but it also haunts sometime.
8. Valmiki Nagar
The story of Valmiki Nagar is something that scared the bravest of all. There is an isolated abundant house in Valmiki Nagar which is considered as the haunted place in Chennai. The house has been lying vacant from last 10 years. The house is believed to be possessed by the evil spirit of house owner’s daughter who died here several years ago. People who travel across this house have heard sobs of the young girl and some also claims that the girl cries in this house every night. The mysterious happenings in house doesn’t stop here, there have been reports that many people have heard screaming from inside the house. If one even mistakenly entered the house, the mobile signal gets lots in this place. 2 people have been reported to be possessed by the ghost of the girl when they tried to investigate the mystery behind this place. Freaky, huh!!
9. Besant Avenue Road
This beautiful place is absolutely is not what it seems. Besant Avenue truly defines the slaying of never judging anything by the cover. What looks pleasing, and calm from the above, is as dark and thrilling from inside. The place is believed to be the house of many ghosts and spirits. People have experience many paranormal activities over here who have passed through this road, not only in the cold hours of night but also in the shinning day hours also. Reports have, that many people are tortured and overthrown here in this area. Travelers and locals are advised to not visit this scary place in the in the dark hours.
10. Two Lane East Coast Road
This place in Chennai is different from others. The place is famous for its dullness and thus one can find this place filled with the aura of trauma and paranormal activities. This road is believed to be haunted by the spirit of a young girl who has lost her life in a road accident in here. It’s been said that ever since her spirit is haunting this place and people who travel through this road. Day might be normal, but the night hours of the place increase the level of scary happenings. The drivers who have driven through this road have seen sudden appearance of the girl’s figure from nowhere in between the road.
11. Blue Cross Road
Filled with dense forest and trees, the area of Blue Cross Road is one of the scariest places in Chennai. The place is also called the suicide hotspot of Chennai. There are numerous of suicidal case have been reported in this area which make this place most haunted place in Chennai and in India. The forest/ jungle are so dense that it prevents sunlight to reach on the ground. According to reports and sources, this place has been an active base for paranormal activities where one can get encountered with numerous of wandering spirits. People are advised to not to visit this place after the sunlight. There might be possibilities that you may get greeted by any spirit.
All these freaky places will surely make your South India Tourism memorable and filled it with lots of excitement. If you wish to visit these places and experience the spookiness more closely than there are a plethora of hotels in Chennai, which are available in a wide variety and May suits your budget. Have a Spooky Holiday!!