For this Bollywood directors often seem hunting for new locations to film their movies. And in this India plays an important role. The mesmerizing locations of the country not only hold a prominent place in India Tourism but also make perfect location for movies. In the series, Uttarakhand is an important location which is boon with numerous of spectacular locations that makes a perfect movie destination.
Here are the names and brief about the best locations in Uttarakhand for Film Shooting –
- Jageshwar Temple
- New Tehri
Mukteshwar is a popular Shiva temple and it is located on the top of the Nanital. This glorious temple dates back to 350 years. Films like Bahubali and more can be filmed here where you can see place perfect for adventure activities such as trekking and rappelling. People can indulge in meditations for the purification of soul.
Famous as the gateway to famous hill stations of Haridwar and Rishikesh, Dehradun is an ideal place for all those who wish to spend time among spiritual and divine aura. Listed among the most developed hilly region Dehradun makes a perfect gateway for summer destination. The hill town is having two prestigious rivers – Ganaga and Yamuna – on its both sides. Boarding school of Dehradun is famous for imparting quality education.
Attractions – Guchhi Pani, Tapkeshwar, Asan Barrage, Buddha Temple, Lachhiwala
An idol place for making a perfect romantic saga, Kausani is a beautiful place that is having its own charm. The promising place is generally can be seen in the romancing tales from master of romance and producer director Yash Chopra. Heroin in her silk chiffon sari and hero in his leather jacket and jeans romancing and getting cozy amidst the fascinating view of Himalaya create magic.
Attractions – Sumitranandan Pant Gallery, Bajinath, Ranikhet, Anasakti Ashram, Kausani Tea Estate
The enchanting kaleidoscopic hill town is boasted with such beauty where travellers can make their imagination turns into the reality. The presence of majestic Himalayas and thick woods makes it an ideal destination for filming a suspense thriller flick. The gorgeous views of Nanda Devi, Nanda Kot and Panchachuli peaks make it more attractive.
Attractions – Nag Devta Temple
The place is famous for its rich wildlife and lush scenic beauty. Binsar makes an ideal destination in Wildlife tourism in India. This beautiful tour is about 33 km north of Almora. This hidden gem of Uttarakhand is something worth experiencing. With its spectacular flora and fauna the region of Binsar is also famous for Shiva Temple.
Attractions – Bineshwar Mahadev Temple, Binsar Sanctuary Museum, Binsar Zoo Point, Mary Budden Estate
6. Jageshwar Temple
Holding an important place in pilgrim tourism in India, Jageshwar temple is listed among the best tourist attractions in Uttarakhand. It is visited by several of tourists round the year. The dense deodar forest with scenic beauty the location is perfect for the film based on religious values and many more.
Attractions –Maha Mrityunjay Temple, Dandeshwar Temple, Mirtola Ashram, Jageshwar Mahadev, Lakulisha
Huge ranges of hills, lush greenery and charismatic surrounding is how the beauty of Khirsu can be described. This place is beautiful and enigmatic. Film story of a village, a miser lala, an old mother with her children can be a perfect choice for the place. Thriller, drama, action and enchanting surrounding will prove as a perfect place for Khirsu.
Attractions –Ghandiyal Devi Temple, nature walk, village excursion
8. New Tehri
Amazing hills all around, flourishing green landscape and abundance of natural beauty is embraced by all the nature lovers. Do you remember the title song of Taal, where is Aishwarya was dancing in rain, visiting here would give you the feeling of the same feeling. Tehri means 3 types of sins which are born out of Man (thinking), Vacahan (speaking) and Karma (actions).
Attractions – Ghansali, Tehri Dam, Chandrabadni Temple, Kirti Nagar
For all those who loves snow fall, Dhanaulti is just a place for you. This place is beautiful and could be director’s first choice if he is thinking of making a movie with based on hilly backdrop. With dense forest the place can be a perfect choice for filming horror flick. With lots of fresh air, fragrant flowers and apple orchids this place could also be used as a fine destination for kid’s story also.
Attractions – Dhanaulti Eco Park, Surkanda Devi Temple, Kanatal and Aaloo Khet
The story if revolves around a populated village, a dacoit and his terror then Pauri is just a place for director. The region is also quite popular among the people who are onto their pilgrim tourism in India. Dotted with numerous of temples, this place also captures the majestic panorama of snow capped Khirsu and Chaukhamba mountain peaks.
Attractions – Nag Dev Temple, Ransi Stadium, Satpuli, Danda Nagraja Temple, Kandoliya Temple and Jwalpa Devi Temple.