When in Westeros - Spain
Have you always wondered about the wonderful filming set in Game of Thrones the TV show? And where these sets were based? Look no further! In this new series, we will tell you all about the filming sets and show you a little behind the scenes.

- From : River Elswood


Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome back to the World of Thrones blog!

Today’s blog will be the part of our series When in Westeros which will be looking into the filming locations of the Game of Thrones TV show. The week’s set of locations we are looking at are in Spain! Below is a list of the locations and what they were used for so read carefully and enjoy!




  • Alcázar of Seville - Water Gardens, Sunspear (seat of House Martell in Dorne)

  • Plaza de Toros, Osuna - main fighting pit in Meereen

  • Roman Ruins of Italica - Dragonpit

  • Seville Royal Dockyards


  • Roman bridge of Córdoba - long bridge of Volantis

  • Castillo de Almodóvar del Rio - Highgarden


  • Alcazaba of Almeria - parts of Water Gardens

  • El Chorrillo Sierra Alhamilla - Vaes Dothrak

  • Mesa Roldán - outside Meereen

  • Sorbas - outside Meereen

  • Tabernas Desert - Dothraki Sea


  • Castillo de Zafra - Tower of Joy, Dorne


  • Peniscola - Meereen

  • Portal Fosc - Red Priest preached here

  • Calle Mayor - Tyrion and Varys give money to woman with baby

  • Parque de la Artilleria - Tyrion, Missandei and Grey Worm discuss offer from Good Masters of Astapor and Wise Master of Yunkai

  • Plaza de Santa Maria - Square in Meereen


  • Bardenas Reales - Dothraki Sea


  • Girona - Oldtown, King’s Landing, Braavos

  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of Girona - exterior of Sept of Baelor in King’s Landing

  • Sant Pere de Galligants - Abbey’s exterior for confrontation on Braavos Bridge

  • Streets of Ferran el Catòlic, Sant Marti and l’Escola Pia - Braavosi Street Markets

  • Plaça dels Jurats - Braavosi Theater Stage


  • Castell de Santa Florentina - Horn Hill (House Tarly’s castle)


  • San Juan de Gaztelugatxe - Dragonstone castle


  • Itzurun Beach


  • Cáceres - Oldtown

  • Malpartida



Well that’s it for today’s When in Westeros! We hope you’ve enjoyed learning about this as much as we have and look forward to next instalment. If you have any suggestions of what you what you want us to look at next leave a comment!

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Raena Blackheart

Raena Blackheart I want to visit all these places they look so beautiful!

Fargarth Magicforger

Fargarth Magicforger Nice, I didn't know some of these were in Spain, cooool

Jorvan Sadelyn

Jorvan Sadelyn I wanna go theeere :O

Lysandra Damora

Lysandra Damora Love this! <3

Elwen Whitetower

Elwen Whitetower Good post :) Very interesting :)

White Walker

White Walker Coolllllll

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