Top movie songs locations
We keep humming songs that keep coming to our minds. The amazing location mapped to a song is one of the main reasons that songs echoes in our memory. The song’s unique location also helps you shortlist a new location for a future vacation. Hence, without much ado, here is the

list of top movie songs and their unforgettable locations


Athirapally, Kerala,

Movies: Bahubali and Guru

The popular Tollywood movie, Bahubali, has broken many box office records. The key poster in which Bahubali carried a Shivling stone on his shoulders against the backdrop of the mighty waterfalls was filmed in Kerala. ‘Barso Re Megha’ from the movie Guru is another song where the beauty of this imposing waterfall in captured in its entire splendour. You feel the romance in the air as the movie captures this song’s essence and elegance. The gorgeous Aishwarya Rai Bachchan danced, creating a sensation against this fascinating backdrop.

People who have watched these movies flock to the popular Athirappally falls to witness the breathtaking views of nature. So get ready to be spellbound by the captivating upstream and downstream of the waterfall.

Cape Town, South Africa

Movie: Cocktail

Cape Town

You may have heard this number – ‘Tum Hi Bandhu’ plenty of times in hip hop parties and on the dance floor. The beautiful Deepika Padukone and Diana Penty are the main casts in this song, as the gorgeous surroundings of Cape Town, compliments their beauty exceptionally. The Maidens Cove Beach provides a gorgeous view of Table Mountain and the crystal-clear blue waters behind it. Show off some groovy dance moves as you dance in the sun. Don’t forget your shades and a bottle of sunscreen along.

Doraha, Ludhiana

Movie: Rang De Basanti

This picnic destination near Ludhiana is the destination where R. Madhavan proposes to Soha Ali Khan in the movie Rang De Basanti. The youth and the younger generation find this movie a great inspiration. This song, ‘Tu Bin Bulaye,’ still echoes in the memory of many people, such is the popularity of this epic number.

Darjeeling, India

Movie: Barfi


Darjeeling is a beautiful place that has been featured in multiple films. But this song, ‘Main Kya Karoon’ in Barfi, has caught the attention of all the movie fans with the breakfast at Keventers, a ride on the toy train, a walk near the clock tower, and a glimpse of the tea plantations. So enjoy a cup of Darjeeling chai as you feel the music in the air.

Goa, India

Movie: Dil Chahta Hai


Not that Goa needed an introduction, but the title song of this movie song has enhanced Goa’s reputation further. Goa appears in all its glory and mighty in this song, starting from the white sandy beaches and the adventure sports to the Arabian Sea waters, and the popular wall at Chapora Fort. You may recollect this song if you are here.

Iceland, Europe

Movie: Dilwale


Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol’s sizzling chemistry has been running for decades. This popular number, ‘Geruva’ from Dilwale, will make you fall in love with this song and its beautiful portrait of the concept of love. The romance of the iconic duo is perfectly matched and further enhanced by the exquisiteness of Iceland.

Ladakh, India

Movie: Dil Se


Witness the sizzling chemistry between two popular Bollywood actors, Shah Rukh Khan and the beautiful Manisha Koirala, as they are filmed at the picturesque locales of Ladakh. The iconic Pangong Lake, Basgo Gompa, and the Thiksey Monastery are all featured in this popular number, ‘Satrangi Re’ in Dil Se.

Liverpool, England

Music Band: The Beatles


Any hardcore Beatles fan will never forget the iconic ’Penny Lane’ number. Many suggest that the Penny in this song is a girl; others suggest that the Penny is a road or an inconspicuous street where Paul McCartney and John Lennon meet to catch a bus downtown. But, if you ever land in Liverpool in England, you will never forget this song.

Lake Lungerer, Switzerland

Movie: DDLJ

Lake Lungerer

This was a hot favorite, or it continues to be a hot favorite. With Shah Rukh Khan posing his signature step in Switzerland, it can’t get any better. Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol Devgan dance around Lake Lungerer and Saanen to fall in love again in this iconic song, ‘Tujhe Dekha Toh Ye Jaana Sanam’, in DDLJ.

New York City, the USA

Album: Solitude Standing

New York CityThe popularity of the iconic song ‘Tom’s Diner’ recounts Suzanne Vega’s experience of watching life unfold around her as she enjoys her morning coffee. The popular number was filmed in New York City, highlighting many popular landmarks. In addition, there were exterior shots of the diner, and this song has been a hot favorite among students who studied nearby Columbia University.

Seville, Spain

Movie: Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Seville Spain

This movie is about three friends discovering their inner selves and what they want to do going forward. This film was shot all over Spain, and its songs are not an exception. The soothing background music and the beautiful lyrics of ‘Khaabon Ke Parinday’ go well with the audience as they hum along the road that leads to the ancient city of Seville.

The Pyramids of Giza, Egypt

Movie: Singh Is King

The Pyramids of Giza

Placed on the outskirts of Cairo, the 4th dynasty Pyramids of Giza, placed on the west bank of the iconic Nile River, provided the perfect backdrop as the beautiful Katrina Kaif danced to this romantic song, ‘Teri Ore,’ in Singh Is King.

Tulip Garden, Netherlands

Movie: Silsila Tulip Garden

Amitabh Bachchan and Rekha’s pair produced many popular numbers. Check out this popular number, ‘Dekha Toh Ek Khwaab’ from Silsila, as both show their sizzling chemistry by gazing into each other’s eyes and walking around the Tulip Gardens. This song made everyone head to the Netherlands to spend quality time with each other after a big fat wedding in India.

Windslow, Arizona

Band: The Eagles

The iconic corner in Winslow, Arizona, is etched in our memories, all thanks to one song – Take it Easy by the Eagles. Winslow built “Standin” on the Corner” Park stretching along Route 66. This mesmeric song is on every music lover’s bucket list. Try portraying yourself in the cowboy character with a hat and guitar as you snap a pic at this classic destination.

Priya is an avid travel blogger and writer. My passion for travel has to lead me to meet amazing new friends and discover new cultures all around the world.

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