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Filming location of the film Shamshera | travel time in india

There is a new entrant in the world of period action films and it is none other than the stars of Ranbir Kapoor, Vaani Kapoor and Sanjay Dutt,
Shamshera. Make no mistake, this is the hottest conversation in town right now, with the release date fast approaching. And, we are thrilled!





This beautiful place is where the real Kaza of Shamshera is!

ShamsheraThe story of is set in the 1800s, just as the British were seeking to expand their control over India, one province at a time. One of these provinces or cities was Kaza. A fictional town as far as the story of the film is concerned, but portrayed by a real location. We are talking about the Nubra Valley in Ladakh, the actual place which has been portrayed as the city of Kaza.

This beautiful place is where the real Kaza of Shamshera is!

The action-packed film has Robin Hood-ish protagonist Shamshera, played by Ranbir Kapoor, in a one-on-one clash with antagonist Daroga Shudh Singh, played by Sanjay Dutt. This thrilling duo tell their stories of hatred for each other across the beautiful Nubra Valley in Ladakh. The phrase “less is more” must have been created with the Nubra Valley in mind. The sparse landscape most effectively added drama to the film’s turbulent story.

This beautiful place is where the real Kaza of Shamshera is!

A dacoit protagonist leading his team of dacoits on horseback through the cold desert valley of Nubra in a high-action sequence, which is what we’re here for. Although the film was also shot at Film City – Goregaon, Mumbai, our eyes are all on the stark but beautiful landscape of Nubra Valley, Ladakh.

For the curious, the Nubra Valley is located in Ladakh, between the Karakoram and Ladakh ranges in the Himalayas. Located at an elevation of approximately 10,000 feet above sea level, Nubra is a high altitude cold desert. The famous Hunder village is located here in Nubra.

  1. Where was the movie Shamshera shot?
    Shamshera was shot primarily in Nubra Valley, Ladakh. Parts of the film were also shot at Film City, Goregaon.
  2. Is the movie Shamshera based on real events?
    No, this is not the case. The film is a work of fiction.
  3. Where is the Nubra Valley?
    Nubra Valley is located in northern Ladakh. It is a cold desert region.