Disney films have inspired generations of children by whisking them away to far-away fairytale places too fantastic to be true.
Well, there are a few exceptions. Many of your favorite castles and countrysides from Disney films were lifted straight out of real life. We’ve collected a few of the most notable examples. You can view a few more at the Huffington Post or blogs.Disney.com. Let’s start with…
1.The castle from Sleeping Beauty, built in real life at Disneyland Resort.
Based on the Neuschwanstein Castle in southern Germany.
2. The Royal Palace in Tangled
Based on Mont Saint-Michel in Normandy
3. Paradise Falls from Up
Based on Angel Falls in Canaima National Park, Venezuela
4. The Sultan’s palace in Aladdin
Based on the Taj Mahal in Agra, India.
5. Arendelle and the castle of Arendelle from Frozen
Respectively based on the fjords of Norway and Akershus Fortress in Oslo, Norway.
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