10 Real-life Star Wars Locations That Actually Exist


It’s now been 40 years since the first Star Wars film hit the big screen and changed pop culture forever. Sure it’s super nerdy but there’s no denying that many of us have fond memories of growing up with these films or playing with all the related toys. Yes, there was Jar-Jar, but we’ll just put him down as a lapse in judgement. Nothing to see here – move along, move along! In all seriousness, what pulls many fans into this franchise isn’t just the characters and action, but the worlds of the Star Wars galaxy. They cover a broad range, from dark and terrifying to colorful and fun. Interestingly, George Lucas and Disney didn’t just dream these places up. No, they were actually inspired by real life locations which you can actually visit to this very day. Don’t believe us, just stick around and see what sorts of fantastic Star Wars landscapes you can actually visit in person.