Top 5 Filming Locations Where Your Favorite Movies Were Filmed
Let us start with the movie, The Beach. Many people know that this was shot in the beautiful place of Thailand; some even thought that it is on Phi Phi island which is near Phuket. But the exact location of The Beach is on the Maya Bay, which is the main beach on the Phi Phi. If you want to reach this place, there is a daily ferry ride that you can take, which takes about 90 minutes and cost 600 baht. There are literally thousands of tourists who go to this place just to marvel on the beauty of the island. You can check out sites like 5401olympics.com to know more about the Maya Bay.
For the Jurassic Park, the movie was initially filmed at Kauai, Hawaii. Among the most famous scene from the movie wherein they encountered a brachiosaurus was shot at the Puu Ka Pele Forest Reserve found at the northern part of the island. Several of the scenes were also shot at the National Tropical Botanical Garden, which is also one of the filming locations for the movie, Pirates of the Caribbean: on Stranger Tides.
Now, the filming locations of the movie Saving Private Ryan was at the coast of Normandy, about 70 miles of Dublin. The machine guns were deliberately built on location. The whole setting cost around $12 million and it took 11 weeks. After shooting the film, the beach was restored to its original look that there’s no single evidence that a film was shot there.