Filming location in The Witcher Series

Filming Location
The Tower of the Gull (or Tor Lara)

Yennefer, a central character in “The Witcher,” is introduced to Aretuza, the esteemed magic academy of the Brotherhood of Sorcerers. This mesmerizing location was filmed in Spain, near the town of Garafía, on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands. For those eager to see this mystical site firsthand, use the map pin icon for detailed navigation.

“Tor Lara, the Tower of the Gull. The most potent place on the continent. Off-limits, except to the Brotherhood of Sorcerers.”

Tissaia de Vries

Where was The Tower of the Gull filmed?

Yennefer’s initial experience with the world of magic, set against the backdrop of Aretuza. Aretuza digital edited exteriors were filmed at Roque de Santo Domingo in Garafía, situated on the island of La Palma, part of Spain’s Canary Islands.

More about Roque de Santo Domingo in Garafía

The Roque de Santo Domingo, a natural monument in Garafía, is one of the breathtaking sights on the island of La Palma. Known for its unique geological formations, it offers visitors not just an experience into the world of “The Witcher,” but also a dive into the island’s rich natural beauty and history.

Scenes filmed at Roque de Santo Domingo in Garafía

Yennefer’s Introduction to Aretuza
(Season 1 Episode 2: Four Marks)
Within the grandeur of Roque de Santo Domingo, Yennefer finds herself at Aretuza, where her journey into mastering the arcane arts begins.

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