30 Scary Snake Tattoos

It is amazing to see how some people are in love with something as petrifying as snake. Not only they love but greatly admire this dangerously mighty creature. However, snakes are also regarded as a symbol of wisdom, fertility and knowledge, thanks to the old mythology. Hence, it should be no wonder to see the popularity of snake tattoos.

Snake tattoos hold strong mythological significance. Even the other way round, the poisonous reptile inspires many tattoo enthusiasts to express their deadly instincts through it. Snake tattoo designs may take form of serpents, vipers or of intriguing traditional snake patterns. The list below contains several exotic snake tattoo designs to amuse you.

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Rattle Snake Tattoo

Killer rattle snake tattoo designed with a classic flash.

Rattle Snake Tattoo

Rattle Snake Tattoo

Cobra Snake Tattoo

A deadly cobra symbolizing the devilish temptation into sin.

Cobra Snake Tattoo

Cobra Snake Tattoo

Black Back Snake

Black cobra tattoo design for an amazing full back piece.

Black Back Snake

Black Back Snake

Snake Scar

The lethal snake emerging out of a scar near the ribcage.

Snake Scar

Snake Scar

Left Shoulder Snake Tattoo

Snake shoulder piece expressing trench in the heart caused by deception received from some unworthy people.

Left Shoulder Snake Tattoo

Left Shoulder Snake Tattoo

Mosher Snake Tattoo

Fantastic arm piece of a open-mouthed snake in the attacking mode.

Mosher Snake Tattoo

Mosher Snake Tattoo

Cool Tribal Snake Tattoo

Exotic tribal snake head with its half body appearing like sea-serpent.

Cool Tribal Snake Tattoo

Cool Tribal Snake Tattoo

Dark Rattle Snake Tattoo

Girl with the dark and dangerous rattle snake on her shoulder.

Dark Rattle Snake Tattoo

Dark Rattle Snake Tattoo

Eating Snake Tattoo

Dangerous guy after the flying-away little beautiful butterfly.

Eating Snake Tattoo

Eating Snake Tattoo

Dangerous Snake Tattoo

Unique birthday gift on turning eighteen – the red rattle snake.

Dangerous Snake Tattoo

Dangerous Snake Tattoo

Guitar Snake Rose

Awesome tattoo having a sunburst Gibson SG, the cute romantic rose, and a wrapping snake.

Guitar Snake Rose

Guitar Snake Rose

Foreleg Snake Tattoo

The sitting snake on the right calf of the foreleg.

Foreleg Snake Tattoo

Foreleg Snake Tattoo

Crazy Snake Tattoo

Colorful snake on shoulder shooting out the killer venom.

Crazy Snake Tattoo

Crazy Snake Tattoo

Warrior Snake Tattoo

Gorgeous tribal snake swirled across a warrior’s sword.

Warrior Snake Tattoo

Warrior Snake Tattoo

Snake And Scroll

The secret magical scroll in custody of the most dangerous snake.

Snake And Scroll

Snake And Scroll

Rib Snake Tattoo

Mythological snake with a tribal pattern for the ribcage.

Rib Snake Tattoo

Rib Snake Tattoo

Snake Head Tattoo

Showing out those deadly sharp teeth. Imagine it piercing through your ribs.

Snake Head Tattoo

BSnake Head Tattoo

Right Arm Snake Tattoo

The huge petrifying snake and cherry blossom flowers.

Right Arm Snake Tattoo

Right Arm Snake Tattoo

Snake Head On Shoulder

The snake eye staring at its prey, which can’t escape from its destiny.

Snake Head On Shoulder

Snake Head On Shoulder

Green Snake Tattoo

Unique concept for a snake tattoo combining it with some geeky elements.

Green Snake Tattoo

Green Snake Tattoo

Snake And Skull

The snake and skull unfinished tattoo, which I’m sure will rock once the color detailing is complete.

Snake And Skull

Snake And Skull

Snake Tattoo On The Neck

A snake head ripping out off from the scar on the neck.

Snake Tattoo On The Neck

Snake Tattoo On The Neck

Wicked Snake Tattoo

It’s quite a grunge snake piece for shoulder with that cool carbon effect.

Wicked Snake Tattoo

Wicked Snake Tattoo

Skin Rip Snake Head

Killer green snake tearing off the skin to emerge out of the human body.

Skin Rip Snake Head

Skin Rip Snake Head

Little Red Snake Tattoo

Looks like a wicked colorful antagonist character from a comic series.

Little Red Snake Tattoo

Little Red Snake Tattoo

Ripped Snake Tattoo

Ripping off the skin mercilessly to get out of the barriers.

Ripped Snake Tattoo

Ripped Snake Tattoo

Dagger Cover Up With Snake Tattoo

A tribal snake tattoo with artistic patterns on its skin.

Dagger Cover Up With Snake Tattoo

Dagger Cover Up With Snake Tattoo

Full Arm Snake Tattoo

Mystical and mythology-inspired snake with flashy tribal flowers.

Full Arm Snake Tattoo

Full Arm Snake Tattoo

Foot Snake Tattoo

Sinister adornment with a venomous snake on the foot.

Foot Snake Tattoo

Foot Snake Tattoo

Crawling Snake Tattoo

Spine-chilling garter snake tattoo on the arm crawling down till the hand.

Crolling Snake Tattoo

Crawling Snake Tattoo

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  • Joseph

    Why would one dream of having a snake tattoo. I can’t dream of having one.

    • Santo

      Why Not

  • andrew

    @Joseph. Because people love snakes :)

  • http://www.stuffblogged.wordpress.com Ben Stuart

    In the last pic, the crawling snake one, it really dose look like the snake could crawl of the hand and onto the floor at any second! I can see why some find snakes scary!

  • Prabha

    These snakes tattoos are very much scary i don’t know how peoples get such a scary tattoo inked on their body.

  • dave

    The “skin rip snake head” one is an awesome tattoo, but terribly, terribly placed. No flow it should have been on the side of the ribs maybe and it would make it look 1000 times better

  • Tarun Jaitely

    OMG. All designs are scary, the last on is the most creative one among this collection.

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