The BEST Episodes of Dark Tourist

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 29, 2019

Network: Netflix

From a nuclear lake to a haunted forest, journalist David Farrier visits unusual -- and often macabre -- tourism spots around the world.

Back in the USA

#1 - Back in the USA

Season 1 - Episode 8

Charles Manson's pen pal gets confrontational in an interview. Also, David prepares for the end of the world and visits an extreme haunted house.

star 7.78
92 votes

#2 - Africa

Season 1 - Episode 7

David attends a voodoo festival in Benin, visits an infamous area of Johannesburg and speaks with white South African separatists.

star 7.76
95 votes
South East Asia

#3 - South East Asia

Season 1 - Episode 6

In Cambodia, David is offered the chance to shoot a cow. Later, he tours Myanmar before witnessing the cleaning of a mummified corpse in Indonesia.

star 7.68
97 votes
The Stans

#4 - The Stans

Season 1 - Episode 4

In Kazakhstan, David and a fellow dark tourist swim in a lake formed by a nuclear blast. Later, David's trip to Turkmenistan doesn't go as planned.

star 7.58
118 votes

#5 - Europe

Season 1 - Episode 5

After participating in a World War II reenactment, David visits a disturbing museum. He then travels to Cyprus in hopes of seeing a forbidden city.

star 7.50
111 votes

#6 - Japan

Season 1 - Episode 2

David visits a town hit by heavy radiation, hikes through a supposedly haunted forest and explores an abandoned island with its former residents.

star 7.33
156 votes
Latin America

#7 - Latin America

Season 1 - Episode 1

David meets Pablo Escobar's enforcer in Colombia. Later, he witnesses an exorcism in Mexico and participates in a faux illegal border crossing.

star 7.16
178 votes
United States

#8 - United States

Season 1 - Episode 3

David meets a Jeffrey Dahmer enthusiast in Milwaukee, takes two tours dedicated to JFK's assassination in Dallas and dines with vampires in New Orleans.

star 7.09
126 votes