Saturday, January 11, 2014

At Game of Thrones Filming Locations in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Viewers (worshippers) of the TV series Game of Thrones will understand the thrill of visiting real-world filming locations of its sets in Dubrovnik, Croatia. 

While the city blew us away with its war-struck orange terracotta tiles, impressive stone and wild seas, it seemed perfect posing as King's Landing and parts of Qarth with high-rising cliffs and a stunning ancient city wall overlooking the Adriatic sea (i.e Blackwater Bay in the series).

With the help of screenshots from Game of Thrones Season 1, Season 2, Season 3 handy, we set out looking for exact locations to reconstruct scenes. We didn't bump into King Joffrey, Daenerys or Tyrion Lannister but surely walked where they did!

Scene: King Joffrey causes a riot in public when returning from Marcela's send off (Location: Pile Gate)

Scene: Tyrion Lannister and Varys talking like "intelligent" human beings (Location: City Wall overlooking Fort Lovrijenak)

Scene: King Joffrey's naming ceremony (Location: Fort Lovrijenak)

Scene: Cersie Lannister speaking with Peter Baylish - Power is Power (Location: Fort Lovrijenak)

Scene: Spice King refusing ships to Daenerys Targaryen (Location: Rector's Palace)

Scene: Marcela being sent off to Dom (Location: Through Park from Pile Gate) 

Scene: Shae and Sansa with Peter Baelish (At the quay)

Scene: Gold cloaks killing babies (Location: At the bay to the left of Fort Lovrijenak)

Scene: Anti-Joffrey sentiments brewing in the streets during Tyrion's investigation of wild fire (Location: Placa Street as seen from City Walls)

Scene: Daenerys Targeryn at House of Undying (Location: Minceta Tower)


  1. wow,,,th poses r sooooo much similar

  2. I'm no Game of Thrones fan (BJ is though) but I loved the photos!!! It's awesome how you managed to capture them from the same angle - and sometimes struck a pose similar to the TV stars!!! ;-)

    1. Thank you all !! Raf - I have more to show you when I'm back lol

  3. Wow this town is gorgeous. Must visit on my next eurotrip!

  4. Thanks for this! Really enjoyed finding the locations with your page as a guide!

  5. Nice to know this post has been useful !! I would go back to Dubrovnik in a heartbeat

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