What makes a good movie? A lot of elements are involved in making a picture that looks great on the screen. Our city and its beauty have added a lot of drama, glam and aesthetic to some amazing blockbusters and upcoming hits. Check out 10 movies shot that was shot in Udaipur

1. GUIDE

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Devanand was portraying the character of a guide who takes around tourists for the cityscape. And a love story develops over the duration of the movie. You can see the old infrastructure near the Fatehsagar Lake clearly. It is a Tale of Times people.

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The OLD lanes of the OLD city make us feel so nostalgic. We sure can do with a Guide like him to sing the verses of The Venice Of East.

2. OCTOPUSSY

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“Pistols at dawn; it’s a little old-fashioned, isn’t it?” – Mr. Moore had us here. We thought Udaipur got famous now, but Mr. Bond was a die-hard fan of the city since 1983.

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Well, he sure had fun shooting. The key locations included Jag Mandir and Taj Lake Palace.

3. YAADEIN

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The most fun song of the movie was shot at the Jagmandir Palace and it was grand.

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We can observe a lot of royal touches that was given to the whole set-up. A few clips are of boats, heritage rooms and the walkway to the deck. Yaadein is stored in our memories Forever.

4. THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL

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We are just not the favorite spot for Bollywood but we are the first choice for Hollywood as well. Hello World!

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This movie was shot at an old property with the open backyard, gardens, and beautiful domes. The property (a Royal Palace – Ravla Khempur)  has become so famous that the owners have put a signboard with the Film’s name and turned it into a tourist destination.

Also Read: Visit these Instagram Worthy Places in Udaipur to get that Perfect Click!

5. YEH JAAWANI HAI DEEWANI

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We cannot even count the locations for this one. The movie featured all the colors that Udaipur holds. The sunset, the Palace, the mountain tops….. The directors missed out on nothing.

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The famous big fat destination wedding happened out our Beautiful The Oberoi Udaivilas. Each and every part of the hotel was paid homage and we appreciated watching it on screen.

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Now we all have our dream wedding venue thanks to, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani!

6. PREM RATAN DHAN PAYO

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The “Satrangi” personality of Prem Dilwala was given shape at our Kumbhalgarh fort. Rajshri Productions chose this destination to complement the Royal Status that the script demanded.

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We are totally digging their looks that blend extremely well with the backdrop of the fort.

7. GOLIYON KI RASLEELA, RAMLEELA

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This overwhelmingly romantic yet tragic movie was mostly shot in Gujrat but a song sequence was shot for around 45 minutes in ice cold water.

Ranveer Singh is the Ultimate man for us to endure that temperature in our chilly Udaipur winters.

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Also, now we know why he made that face!

8. DHADAK

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The entire first half of this iconic debutant of Janhavi Kapoor and Ishaan Khattar is shot in Udaipur.

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Lake Pichola, Ahar Cenotaphs, Some parts of the Heritage hotels and lakeside hotels in the old city; all of them were seen in the film. Well, we fell in love with Udaipur all over again along with Parthavi and Madhu!

9. LOVE AAJ KAL 2

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We are desperately waiting for this one to come out. Firstly we are awe-struck by the duo and cannot wait to watch the chemistry between Kartik Aaryan and Sara Ali Khan to uncover in Udaipur.

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Recently Udaipur has turned out to be the ultimate destination for movie shoots and we are happy to welcome more and more…… and more!

10. ANGREZI MEDIUM

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This is the sequel of Hindi Medium and the lead is played by Irrfan Khan. The shoot began in early April this year in the old streets of Udaipur.

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Let’s hope our city turns out to be the lucky charm for this film to hit a blockbuster.

We are ready to welcome more of such buzz in the city. Are you?

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