Top Film Shoot Locations in Mumbai | Ramada Plaza Palm Grove

Top Film Shoot Locations in Mumbai

view of the path by the sea at Marine Drive

Mumbai, the City of Dreams, is the land where people come to make their desires to make it big in Tinseltown true! It is the heart of the Bollywood industry and is home to a number of famous actors. It is filled with some of the most iconic locations that have been featured in blockbuster movies. From the famous Marine Drive to Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Mumbai shooting locations are the most visited tourist spots.

The Best Places to Shoot in Mumbai

Marine Drive

One of the most popular spots for movie shoots, Marine Drive is a promenade shaped like a necklace. It is a 3 km long path that surrounds the sea. The towering palm trees that beautify the place, make the location worthy of a shoot. Apart from being an iconic Bollywood location, the landmark attracts locals and travellers alike to walk by the sea. The calming and magnificent view renders you speechless and a visit here is a must! Some of the most popular movies that were shot here include the 2003 movie Munnabhai MBBS, the 2009 movie Wake Up Sid! and the 2004 movie Dhoom.

view of the sea by the rocks at Marine Drive
the brown building of Gateway of India

The Gateway of India

One of the most sought-after film shooting locations in Mumbai, The Gateway of India is an arch-monument that dates back to the early 20th century. It has an Indo-Saracenic style that allures guests from all over the world. Its old-world charm makes the spot all the more beguiling, which does not stop tourists as well to click pictures. Due to its unique architecture, the location has been used as a backdrop for many Bollywood movies, including the 1995 movie called Bombay, the 2008 movie called Ghajini, and the 2001 film called Kalyug.

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus is a Victorian Gothic Revival architectural grandeur that is celebrated as one of the best places to shoot in Mumbai. Starting in 1878, the terminus was built over ten years. The dramatic arches, turrets and stone domes led to the creation of the marvellous terminus. The architecture is the perfect blend of British and Indian styles. Some of the most popular Hindi movies that were shot here include the 2008 Oscar-winning movie Slumdog Millionaire, the 2011 movie Ra.One, and the 2013 movie Chennai Express.

the brown building of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus during monsoon
sun setting on the horizon

Juhu Beach

From poetic sunsets to popular encounters with celebrities, Juhu Beach is the place to be if you want a calming environment. It is located in one of the most affluent corners of Mumbai and is also labelled as a favourite location to shoot for movies. The location has witnessed some very iconic scenes being shot here. The powdery beach, the mesmerising horizon and the crystal clear waters make the location an exquisite one. From Johnny Walker’s CID to Hema Malini’s Seeta Aur Geeta, Juhu Beach is always a front-runner when it comes to shooting movies and relaxing!

The Bandra-Worli Sea Link

Being one of the top 10 Trip Advisor’s Traveller’s Choice awards of 2018, the Bandra-Worli Sea Link is an architectural marvel that has successfully been a popular shoot location in Mumbai. In India, it is the first-ever cable-stay bridge that was built on open seas. During the nighttime, when the stay cables are lit up, it is truly a site to behold. Photography enthusiasts will not be disappointed here! The bridge connects Nariman Point in South Bombay to the West suburban area. The popular 2019 movie - Ok Jaanu! was filmed at this location.

view of the iconic bridge of The Bandra-Worli Sea Link during evening

As you visit these stunning locations, pamper yourself with a comfortable stay at one of the best hotels near Juhu Beach - Ramada Plaza Palm Grove, Mumbai. Offering four different types of well-appointed rooms, the hotel guarantees a comfortable stay. If you want to experience Mumbai at its finest, you can also plan the perfect holiday during one of the many vibrant festivals that are celebrated in the city.