During this lockdown period , we all are staying home and following the protocol as directed by the government .
But the part we all are missing the most, is hanging around with friends, those walkovers without any reason, street-food, shopping and last but not the least watching our favorite movie at the theatre. Movies are idols and inspiration for many and the locations, they are shot at, becomes special or shall we say popular too.
Today, we have brought to you the list of some locations which became hit vis-a-vis hit movies .
1. DC-3 Plane Wreck, Iceland
Iceland has this one of the best spot known as DC-3 Plane Wreck . It attracts a lot of tourists. Song Gerua from the movie Dilwale was shot there. It has become a much talked about location and is visited by many people.
2. Doraha Fort, Ludhiana
Doraha Fort is one of the best to have that vast view of the beautiful historic location. The song of the movie Rang De Basanti , Tu bin bataye was shot at this peaceful location .
3. Chittorgarh Fort, Mewar
The stunningly beautiful Chittorgarh Fort , Mewar is worth watching and has a great view. Movie Yeh Jawani hai Deewani beautifully chronicled travelling sequences, spanning from one spectacular location to other.
However, the audience went crazy, when Bunty and Naina captured an enthralling sunset, speaking their hearts out on the top of Chittorgarh Fort, Mewar.
Another historical movie Padmavat witnessed the epic location as Rani Padmini committed the Jauhar here and ended her life instead of being a slave .
4. Waddeson Manor, England
Everyone must be knowing about this place , where the shooting of parts of The Raichand House in Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham was none other than the Waddeson Manor in Buckinghamshire. It is a major tourist attraction in England and stands royally against the backdrop of natural beauty.
5. Hadi Rani ki Baori, Rajasthan
Hadi Rani ki Baori is another vast location and it is said to be a real haunting place . Movie Paheli found itself flying through this historic location, flaunting its regal muscles, where Rani Mukherjee met a spectre.
6. Chain Bridge, Budapest
One of the wonderful location at Budapest is the chain bridge . The spectacular view ,especially at night is amazing to watch , which director Sanjay Leela Bhansali used as a backdrop for movie Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. Including the climax, there were a couple of scenes shot in this iconic location, drawing Indians to the spot.
7. Pangong Lake, Ladakh
The panoramic view of Pangong Lake is just mesmerizing . This location has been utilised for the 2 superhit movies. Movie 3 Idiots being the first ,where Kareena and Amir kissed for the first time and the movie ends up at a happy note . The second being Jab Tak hai Jaan, as Anushka Sharma took a skinny dip in this very lake before kick-starting proceedings.
8. Agrasen ki Baoli, Delhi
The location known as Agrasen Ki Baoli has grabbed a lot of attention as it has been utilised by the blockbuster movies like : Sultan and PK . The location was used as Sultan’s training ground and PK’s lonely carrot-eating scene. This place is tagged as a haunted one.
9. Fort Chapora, Goa
One of the happening place for anyone is none other than Goa. Apart from the clubs and beaches , which are much popular , one of the spot for shooting film scenes is Chapora Fort . Movie Dil Chahta Hai witnessed the exclusive location for shooting , to create the iconic scene of bonding of three best friends.
10. Nahargarh Fort, Jaipur
The very famous Nahargarh Fort has been welcoming not only the Indian but the foreign tourists too. The scene of movie Rang De Basanti , where beer contest between Amir Khan and Sharman Joshi held ,was shooted at this famous place.