20 Bollywood Songs That Will Give You Feels of Wanderlust
Bollywood is known worldwide for its songs, right from those foots tapping numbers to the soulful renditions that help us introspect. Our playlist always has songs for every mood and occasion, so why not a playlist that can accompany us to that much revered and awaited trip? So we bring to you some of choicest favorite numbers, that will immediately make you want to pack your bags and leave for a backpacking trip.
Ilahi, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
The song which shows how Bunny fulfilled his dream of travelling the world and capturing it is bewitching to behold.
Kabira, Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani
Shot at various locations of Rajasthan, mainly Udaipur Fort, this one will make you want to pack your bags immediately and leave for the place.
Hairat, Anjaana Anjaani
Two strangers, who have got nothing to lose, set out to explore all the places they wanted to see. Be it the Jean Dry Lake, or other scenic European locations, this one is a traveller’s paradise.
The latest offering to the playlist is an A.R.Rahman creation for Ranbir & Deepika’s latest, Tamasha. The streets of Corsica and the carefree lead stars dancing their way is just too good to be true.
Hawa Hawa, Rockstar
The dance on Charles Bridge, Prague. Gorgeous beyond words.
Challa, Jab Tak Hai Jaan
As Shahrukh Khan saunters around streets of Canary Wharf, we get a beautiful view of London.
Jiya Re, Jab Tak Hai Jaan
Gulmerg, Kashmir, never felt so alive. The rolling meadows mesh perfectly with this peppy number and the locations come alive in our hearts and souls.
Yun Hi Chal Chal Rahi, Swades
Driving through rural and remote areas, this song perfectly describes the thoughts of a traveller.
Aao Milo Chalen, Jab We Met
Thank god Geet missed her train. Or else we would not have had this wonderful road trip straight to Bhatinda.
Title Track, Dil Chahta Hai
Goa and friends, a terrific combination that comes alive when you plug this song in and listen to the beats.
Dil Dhadakne Do, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
The building anticipation of a long awaited trip, and the excitement of meeting the most wonderful companions, your besties. This song has it all.
Khwabon Ke Parinday, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
The whole movie was a bachelor’s trip, and this song is no less than a dream sequence. The whole process of falling slowly in love, amongst picturesque locations, finding yourself there.
Taake Jhanke, Queen
Embarking on your honeymoon alone is no easy feat. But it’s a dream come true when you make new friends, and get to know yourself better.
Gubbare, Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu
Shot mainly in USA, we love how the colours come alive in this song. The festive streets, the balloons, and Nikhil D’Souza crooning in the background is nothing short of being magical.
Patakha Guddi, Highway
Come to think of it. This is actually a movie on a kidnapping and Stockholm’s syndrome. But the journey from chaotic Delhi to serene and calm Himalayas is portrayed beautifully in this song.
Zara Sa Jhoom Lun Main, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jaynge
The whole first half of DDLJ treats us with the gorgeous place that Europe is. And when Simran misses her train and she and Raj embark on a new adventure, this song takes us from the pastel meadows to the alps, and the streets of Switzerland.
Zara Gunguna Le Chalo, Laaga Chunari Mein Daag
Shot at Lucerne, Switzerland, with the locals singing along traditional song in their language, this song too gives us strong travel vibes though it is not that popular.
Titli, Chennai Express
This movie gave us quite picturesque view of South. When Meena dances around the village declaring that she is in love, it is a beautiful scene to behold.
Kashmir Main Tu Kanyakumari, Chennai Express
Shot in Munnar, located in the Idukki district of Kerela, this song shows mix of cultures, combined with green meadows and beautiful locales.
Mera Dil, Salaam-E-Ishq
Though not essentially a travel movie, but when Raju takes Stephanie from Delhi to Agra to further places in India, to make her find her true love, we get to see magnificent Indian locations, and feel it in the vibes of this song too.
We are definitely having some strong wanderlust feels here after this, are you?