Bollywood has always captured some of the most exotic locations from every part of the globe for its film shoots. We bring to you some travel moments from Bollywood that inspired us to visit these amazing places after watching these movies. Come, take a tour:
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara- Spain
A truly inspirational flick, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara made us fall in love with the stunning Spain. Thanks to the movie, ardent travellers have added road trips, adventure sports and the famous La Tomatina festival to their travel bucket list for that complete experience.
Queen- Amsterdam and Paris
In the movie, the lead protagonist decided to visit Paris and Amsterdam alone as her fiancee called off the wedding at the last moment. And oh, what a journey it was! The movie was not only about exploring places like a local, it was also about finding her inner self as she took the journey all alone. The gorgeous cities played the perfect host and instantly made us fall in love with them.
Dil Chahta Hai- Goa
The Party Capital of India, Goa, played an important part in this Bollywood classic about friendship and love. From the bustling flea markets to the magnificent Chapora Fort, from the pristine beaches to the colourful Fountains Street, the movie has all the quintessential Goa elements. Book cheap flight tickets to Goa if you want to relive the Dil Chahta Hai magic!
Jab We Met- Himachal Pradesh
Who can forget the talkative yet lovable Geet and the calm, composed Aditya from the movie Jab We Met. The movie beautifully captured places like Manali, Shimla and the famous Kalka-Shimla Toy Train.
Bachna Ae Haseeno- Italy
From the Golden City of India to Capri in Italy, our lovable Ranbir Kapoor travelled to different countries for his love interests. The movie was extensively shot in Australia and Switzerland and brilliantly captured the essence of these destinations.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge- London, Europe and Punjab
One of the most lovable romantic Bollywood movies, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (DDLJ) has wonderful travel moments. The iconic train scene at London, the Europe trip and the glorious Punjab landscape are beautifully captured throughout the movie.. The movie surely redefined love and travelling for us!
Chennai Express- Karnataka and Kerala
The bollywood blockbuster starring Shahrukh Khan took us to places like Munnar, Rameshwaram and the magical Dudhsagar Waterfalls in Karnataka. Remember the famous train scene where the gorgeous waterfall formed a picture perfect backdrop?
Highway- Kalpa and Leh
Highway was more than just a movie! It was an emotional story of self discovery through travel. Shot in some of the most exotic locations like Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan and Kashmir, the movie really inspired many of us to travel to these destinations. Cities like Kalpa and Leh were captured beautifully in Highway.
These are surely some of the amazing travel moments in Bollywood. I am sure you are going to add these destinations in your list of “must visit destinations” to relive the magic and charm of your favourite movie! Happy travels 🙂