Where is Mamma Mia filmed in Croatia?

island of Vis
Following shows including The Durrells and Game of Thrones, production for the film moved to Croatia, particularly the island of Vis. The filming was centred on the village of Komiza to the west, including Barjoska Bay, where they actually built a new road to bring the production to the rocky coast.

Where was the movie Mamma Mia filmed in Greece?

island of Skopelos
The location in question, known as Kalokairi in the film, was the Greek island of Skopelos. One of the Sporades, it sits pretty off the eastern shore of the mainland and was largely known for its abundance of plums until, in summer 2007, Hollywood arrived.

Where in Oxford was Mamma Mia filmed?

Scenes for Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again were shot in the picturesque village of Wytham near Oxford in 2018.

Why did they film Mamma Mia 2 in Croatia?

The island was cut off to foreign visitors from the 1950s up until 1989, and it also served as a military base for the Yugoslav National Army so many of the locals fled the area. This, essentially, is why the island is a popular destination today.

Is the island in Mamma Mia real?

In the original “Mamma Mia,” the Greek island of Skopelos played the fictional island of Kalokairi. But to shoot “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again,” filmmakers turned to the island of Vis, off the coast of Croatia. Although Vis has changed as it’s become a tourist destination, it has remained fairly secluded.

Can you visit Mamma Mia Island?

Most of the outdoor scenes in “Mamma Mia!” were filmed on-location at various beaches and towns on the island of Skopelos, which is located off the coast of Greece in the Aegean Sea. You can’t fly directly to the island, but you can book a flight to the nearby Skiathos Island and then take a ferry.

What island is Mamma Mia 2 filmed on?

The original 2008 film was filmed on the Greek island of Skopelos. However, on this occasion, the production is not going again to the Hellenic country. Mamma Mia 2 was filmed on the splendid island of Vis, off Croatia’s Dalmatian coast.

Where is hotel Bella Donna?

In the movie, Meryl Streep’s character Donna runs the dreamy Hotel Bella Donna, perched at the top of a cliff on the Greek island of Skopelos. Unfortunately there is no “real” Hotel Bella Donna as it was just a set, though there is the “Hotel Pyros” located nearby, where Meryl Streep would rest between filming.

Is Mamma Mia hotel real?

The answer is no—and yes. Unfortunately, the Villa Donna on Skopelos was a movie set and that exact hotel does not exist. While some exterior sets were built on-site on Skopelos, these were removed after filming was completed. Only a gateway is said to still remain.