It's Illegal to Visit These 11 Places in the World, and Here's Why

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Social Content Editor15 August 2017

From former insane asylums to snake-infested islands and restricted holy places, visit any of the places on this list and you could either end up in prison, or even worse, dead.

1. Bohemian Grove (Monte Rio, California)…

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An illegal grove? ‘Why?’ you are wondering… well, some of the world’s richest, most powerful and famous people descend on this Californian beauty to get absolutely drunk and have debauched, wild parties. Anyone who tries to get in uninvited ends up in prison.

2. Lascaux Caves (France)

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3. Surtsey (Icelandic island)