MCU: 5 Most Stunning Movie Locations

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The Marvel Cinematic Universe has given fans a lot of stunning visual effects and breathtaking cinematography, from the very first Iron Man movie to the epic Avengers: Endgame. Each time, these films transport us into the fantastic world of our beloved superheroes. Wouldn’t it be nice to spend a day inside these wonderful realms?


There are lots of amazing places and attractions to see within the Marvel universe. There’s the beautiful Stark tower in New York, the retro-inspired Westview town, and the mystical Kamar-Taj, to name a few. Check out these beautiful locations found in the MCU films:


Wakanda MCU


There is no doubt that Wakanda is the place to be. A force field protects the entire surroundings which keeps the people safe from harm. Their advanced technology and rich heritage merge into one unified identity, making Wakanda a nation built upon the very roots of their culture.

The place has been a battleground for many MCU movies such as Black Panther and Avengers: Infinity War. It has also appeared in the Disney+ show Falcon and the Winter Soldier where Bucky stayed for his recovery.


Asgard MCU


One of the first magical locations to ever grace the MCU franchise is the magnificent Asgard, home of Thor and Loki. It is based on Norse mythology and to which their king is Odin. The place seems to make time stand still, and many forces gather around and within it.

Unfortunately, Asgard has perished and is now relocated on Earth. The New Asgard is ruled by none other than Valkyrie Brunnhilde. Although it has lost its magic, the true spirit of Asgard remains to be the people themselves.

Quantum Realm

Quantum Realm Ant-Man


This is one of the most significant locations in MCU, especially for Ant-Man and Avengers: Endgame. The Quantum Realm is a dimension that can only be penetrated by compressing the human body into smaller atoms. It is extremely dangerous as it can trap a person inside forever.

Despite so, this world is an uncharted one, and it holds so many possibilities. It is an essential element of time travel and other similar phenomena. Time flows differently here, making it either run faster or slower.

Sanctum Sanctorum

Sanctum Sanctorum MCU


Doctor Strange uses the sanctum as base for all of his operations. The mystical house is also known as New York Sanctum and is protected by Strange and his fellow wizard, Wong. A lot of amazing scenes happened inside the sanctum, including the famous spell in Spider-Man: No Way Home.

Fans will be seeing more of the site, and the consequences of the spell, in the upcoming Doctor Strange: Multiverse of Madness.

Ta Lo



Ta Lo is a new MCU location from the movie Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. This is hidden from the world as it is one of the God Realms and the birthplace of Shang-Chi’s mother.

The place is one of the most essential parts of the protagonist’s life for it contains his family’s heritage. It also served as the battleground against the Dweller-in-Darkness and Xu Wenwu.


Written by Ariane Cruz

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Ariane Cruz, Senior Content Writer. She has been contributing articles for FandomWire since 2021, mostly covering stories about geek pop culture. With a degree in Communication Arts, she has an in-depth knowledge of print and broadcast journalism. Her other works can also be seen on Screen Rant and CBR.