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97 Movies Shot In Rajasthan

Rajasthan has often been used as a site for filming movies and TV serials. The Rajasthan has served as the backdrop for many Bollywood as well as Hollywood movies.

Rajasthan state is the hotspot for movie shootings owing to its beauty, culture, amazing historical places, forts, and heritage sites. Many movies have been filmed in the Udaipur, Jodhpur, desert state and quite a lot of them became super hits. Here is the list of movies that were shot in Rajasthan and its different cities so that you can include them in your itinerary on your next trip to the Rajasthan state.


Till now Rajasthan has the witnessed of the 97 Movies /Film were shot In Rajasthan

Famous Movies/films shot in Rajasthan include:

  1. Movie Rang De Basanti: The award-winning film Rang De Basanti is also among the most popular Bollywood movies shot in Rajasthan. The famous song from the movie, ‘Masti ki Pathshala’ was shot at the Nahargarh Fort of Jaipur.Famous films shot in Rajasthan
  2. Bajirao Mastani: Bajirao Mastani is an award-winning Bollywood film appreciated for its wonderful cinematography. Many people don’t know that the famous song from the movie ‘Mohe Rang Do Laal’ was shot in Amer Palace, Jaipur. In fact, the war sequences were also shot in the desert of Rajasthan & later completed in Film City. This and a lot more from the frames of Rajasthan.Famous films shot in Rajasthan
  3. Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya: The romantic comedy movie Badrinath ki Dulhaniya has several sequences shot in Kota, which include Ghatotkach Circle, Kishor Sagar Lake & the Seven Wonders Park. In fact, it was the first movie that had the full support of the department post the revision of the film policy.
  4. Parmanu: The historical action drama film was based on the nuclear bomb test explosions conducted by the Indian army at Pokhran. Major portions from this movie have been shot in Pokhran Fort, Aada Bazaar, Gandhi Chowk Main Market, and the Gomat Railway Station.
  5. PK: Aamir Khan’s blockbuster PK was shot extensively in Rajasthan. The scene where the actor is running on the railway track was shot in the Sambhar region of Rajasthan. Other scenes included shots from Jaipur and Mandawa as well.movies shot in Rajasthan
  6. Bajrangi Bhaijaan: Salman Khan starrer Bajrangi Bhaijaan has several scenes shot at Mandawa and Jhunjhunu. The village in the Shekhawati region was used to film the project, as one of the Havelis was turned into a Pakistani jail.
  7. Shudh Desi Romance: A major part of the film Shudh Desi Romance was shot in Rajasthan. You can spot the view of the majestic Mehrangarh Fort along with other palaces in Jodhpur in the title song of the movie.Famous films shot in Rajasthan
  8. Mughal-E-Azam: A great classical movie, Mughal-E-Azam owes some of its beauty to Sheesh Mahal in the Amber Fort, Jaipur. Jaipur’s Amber Fort houses a grand Palace of Mirrors and you must have seen Madhubala in each of the mirrors while dancing to the song- Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya. The movie was black and white but the song was shot in color! Some other shots of the movie were also taken at the other forts of Jaipur.
  9. Paheli: Set in Rajasthan, Paheli showed the colors of the state beautifully. The ghost scene at Chand Baori in Abhaneri made India’s largest step-well even more popular. Jaipur’s Hotel Narain Niwas Palace was a part of the Paheli movie. Some parts of the Shahrukh Khan movie were shot in Thar Desert Jaisalmer as well.
  10. Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani: Udaipur’s Five Star property Oberoi Udaivilas Hotel was where the wedding of Kalki Koechlin’s character was shot. Deepika and Ranbeer Kapoor Movies Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani were shot here. The film also showed many other locations of the Lake City Udaipur as well as Chittorgarh Fort.Movies shot in Rajasthan
  11. Jodha Akbar: The Jodha Akbar movie was about the beautiful Amer fort and a large part of it was shot in Rajasthan state. but many of the scenes were shot at Amber Fort in Jaipur.list of Movies shot in Rajasthan
  12. Prem Ratan Dhan Payo: The awe-inspiring Kumbhalgarh Fort was the backdrop for a few shots in the family drama of Royal Family of Prem Ratan Dhan Payo Movie which was starrer Salman Khan and Sonam. Few shots were also taken at Udaipur City.List of Movies shot in Rajasthan
  13. Khoobsurat: Lallgarh Palace, Jaipur was shown as the royal residence in this light comedy movie. Khoobsurat was also shot in the majestic Junagarh Fort, Bikaner City. The palace that Fawad Khan’s character buys was Amber Palace.
  14. Octopussy: Hollywood also couldn’t stay away from the Beauty and grandeur of Rajasthan. Udaipur’s lakes and palaces came alive in this 1983 James Bond movie. Lake Palace, The Monsoon Palace, Jag Mandir, and Shiv Niwas Palace were part of this movie.
  15. Dhanak: Shot extensively in Udaipur (at Ahar Royal Centopahs, Lake Pichola, Jag Mandir Palace, Jag Mandir Palace) Jaipur (at Sisodia Rani Gardens, Vidhyadhar Garden of Rani villas, Panna Meena ka Kund) and Kolkata, it is the old-world charm of Rajasthan in Dhadak trailer that has caught everyone’s attention. From the exquisite Pink City Jaipur to the city of lakes Udaipur, every scene of the trailer glorifies the history and culture of Rajasthan.
  16. Angrezi Medium: Filming Angrezi Medium began in Lake City Udaipur on 5 April 2019 and was completed by July in London. This was Irrfan’s last film to be released before his death on 29 April 2020. Multiple scenes were filmed at Nearby Jagdish Temple, Lake Pichola, Chandpole Bridge, Jheel’s Ginger Coffee, St. Paul’s School.
    Movies shot in Udaipur Rajasthan

    Movies shot in Rajasthan


  17. Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam: Now one can forget the song “Tadap Tadap Ke Is Dil Se” from the movie Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam that soon became the anthem of all heartbroken lovers of India! The song was shot amidst the beautiful great Indian Thar Desert in Jaisalmer, and best captured the beauty of burning heart and heated sand.
  18. Dor: Dor movie was completed in just 37 days in myriad districts of Rajasthan, but most crucial parts were shot inside the renowned Mehrangarh Fort and Umaidnagar Garh in Jodhpur, Pokhran Palace in Pokharan, and Sethrawar Village, Jaisalmer.
  19. Dhanak(2016) at Jaisalmer
  20. Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya at Bidasar
  21. Mard, at Jaigarh Fort And Bamanwas, Sawai Madhopur
  22. Anamika (2008 film) at Gajner Palace, Bikaner
  23. Autobiography of a Princess, at Jodhpur
  24. Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, at City Palace, Jaipur
  25. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
  26. Bol Bachchan, at Chomu Palace, Jaipur, Rajasthan
  27. Border
  28. Chalo Dilli, at Jhunjhunu
  29. Chaar Din Ki Chandni, at Khimsar, (at jaipur)
  30. Chor Machaaye Shor, at Mubarak Mahal, Jaipur
  31. The Darjeeling Limited, at Jodhpur
  32. Das Wilde Leben, at Jaipur
  33. The Deceivers
  34. Delhi 6, at Sambhar, Jaipur
  35. Ek Paheli Leela, at Jodhpur, Nagaur and Bikaner
  36. Eklavya: The Royal Guard
  37. The Fall, at Jaipur and Jodhpur
  38. The Far Pavilions
  39. Gadar: Ek Prem Katha
  40. Ghulami, at Fatehpur, Rajasthan and Jhunjhunu
  41. Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela, at Udaipur
  42. Guide, at Udaipur, Chittorgarh
  43. Gulaal
  44. Highway, at Bikaner
  45. Holy Smoke!, at Jaipur
  46. Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, at Bada Bagh, Jaisalmer
  47. Hum Saath-Saath Hain: We Stand United, at Jodhpur
  48. Humraaz (Bobby Deol), at Jaigadh Fort, Jaipur
  49. Jai Ho Beimaan Ki, at Udaipur
  50. Jab We Met, at Mandawa
  51. The Jewel in the Crown, at Udaipur
  52. The Jungle Book (1994), at Mehrangarh Fort
  53. Kaalo, at Jodhpur, Jaisalmer
  54. Karan Arjun, at Sariska Palace, Alwar
  55. Khoobsurat (Sonam Kapoor), at Laxmi Niwas, Bikaner
  56. Lamhe, at Kanak Vrindavan and Shishodia Garden, Jaipur
  57. Lekin
  58. Main Tulsi Tere Aangan Ki, at Udaipur
  59. Manorama Six Feet Under at Jhunjhunu
  60. Meera
  61. Mera Saaya, at Udaipur
  62. Mughal-e-Azam, at Jaipur
  63. I Am Kalam, at Bikaner
  64. Namastey London, at Ajmer Dargah
  65. Nanhe Jaisalmer
  66. Nayak, at Junagarh, Bikaner
  67. Om-Dar-Ba-Dar, at Pushkar
  68. One Water
  69. Road, Movie (2010), at Jaisalmer
  70. Rudaali
  71. Saajan Chale Sasural, at Sariska Palace
  72. Shakespeare Wallah, at City Palace, Alwar
  73. Shakti: The Power, Kkhejadala Fort, Jodhpur
  74. Sher, at Jaipur, Rajasthan
  75. Siddhartha, at Deeg, Shri Mahaveer Ji
  76. Soldier
  77. Sonar Kella, at Jaisalmer
  78. Sooper Se Ooper, at Mandawa, Jhunjhunu
  79. Shuddh Desi Romance, at Jodhpur, Mehrangarh Fort, Johari Bazar, Jaipur
  80. Sultnat
  81. Trishna, at Jaipur
  82. Veer, at Jodhpur, Jaipur
  83. Yaadein, at Udaipur
  84. Beta, at Kanak Vrindavan, Jaipur
  85. Sabse Bada Khiladi, at Birla Mandir, Jaipur
  86. Lal Badshah, at Jaipur
  87. Mrityudata Gaurav Towers, Jaipur
  88. Bhool Bhulaiya, at City Palace, Jaipur
  89. Zubeida, at Narain Niwas Palace, Jaipur
  90. Taawdo The Sunlight (Rajasthani Film), at Bikaner
  91. Baadshaho, at Bikaner
  92. Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 3, at Bikaner
  93. Firangi, at Bikaner
  94. Koi Laut Ke Aaya Hai, at Bikaner
  95. Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, at Bikaner
  96. Qarib Qarib Single, at Bikaner
  97. The Dark Knight Rises, at Mehrangarh, Jodhpur

These above-mentioned 97 movies were shot in Rajasthan. 


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