Magical London: Harry Potter Guided Walking Tour
- Duration: 2.5 hours
Walk in the footsteps of your favorite wizards (and witches) around Muggle London. Your Harry Potter enthusiast guide will be armed with weird and wonderful trivia all along the way. Meet your guide and start your adventure by finding out which Hogwarts’ House you belong in. Compete against other Houses in an interactive quiz as you see the sites that inspired J.K. Rowling, from Shakespeare's Globe to the London alleys that inspired Knockturn Alley.
Highlights include passing The Leaky Cauldron, the secret wizarding inn. Explore the real Diagon Alley, where Harry buys his first wand. Even see the bridge destroyed by the Death Eaters in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince". For part of your guided tour, choose either a short boat trip down the Thames or take the world-famous London Underground. Both the boat and Underground options follow this itinerary: 1...
I took my 8 year old son, who is a huge Harry Potter fan, and we both throughly enjoyed it. Some of the filming locations were as good as the inspirational sights.
The Harry Potter books and film series have captivated the world and now you can follow in the footsteps of the world’s most famous wizard on a magical 2.5-hour journey through London. An expert guide will take you on a spellbinding walking tour of the city to show you the exact locations where key scenes of this epic tale were filmed. Starting at Westminster, you’ll make your way to the Ministry of Magic. Find the entrance to the Leaky Cauldron before taking a walk down the real Diagon Alley, and then stand in the very spot where the Death Eaters destroyed the famous Millennium Bridge. Not only will you see the shooting locations, you’ll discover the magic behind sites such as Cecil and Goodwin Courts, and hear how the locations provided the inspiration for this wizarding adventure to unfold. Your tour concludes at Platform 9-3/4, where you can try to make your own way to Hogwarts!
Very interesting and funny tour with Monica who was really a Harry Potter specialist. Also the time between one film location and the other was filled with many interesting details she told us. And to see the photos of the film exactly where the scenes were filmed was really great. So really recommendable!
Start with a walking tour of the history, culture, and legends of one of Europe’s best-loved cities. Head through Green Park to Buckingham Palace to watch the world-famous Changing of the Guard ceremony. Move on through Westminster and see Downing Street, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, and the Houses of Parliament. After your walking tour, head over to St Paul's Cathedral, one of the oldest cathedral sites on the planet, and explore this relic. Finish your walking tour by heading to The Clink. See 20 sights in 1 day, including:
Discover the most important spots in London on this exciting day excursion, perfect for getting to know the city in depth. Enjoy its history, culture, gastronomy, and local life, as well as hidden gems that only a local can show you. Visit Roman Ruins and discover the incredible St Paul's Cathedral, get to know why its dome is so famous. Cross the Thames River through its wonderful bridges, an unforgettable experience. Feel like a local taking the classic red double-decker bus that takes you to the oldest part of the city. Admire the Shakespeare Globe Theatre where the prestigious writer performed his plays. Get to know the daily life of the locals by visiting two of the most fascinating markets. Walk through one specialized food market, and a beautiful Victorian-style market, famous for being part of the Harry Potter saga. Admire how modern architecture blends in with the old as you ...
Start your day of discovery at your hotel or at the tube station, depending on your preference. Here, you will meet your friendly and informative guide. Together you will exchange a pleasant meet and greet with one another before setting off to your first location. On this tour, you will visit the home of John Wesley and the adjoining chapel as well as visiting other key historic sites related to the Methodist church during your 3-hour tour. Your informative guide will also take you to locations where Wesley would preach in the open air, where he went to school and the location of his conversion at the home of John Bray. The tour also visits a number of beautiful old churches, parks and, ruins as well as other places of religious significance, perfect for any history buff. You don’t have to be a Methodist to appreciate this tour, anyone who wants to get away from the busy sights and ...
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Loved the Harry Potter guided tour with our guide John. There was only myself and my daughter on the tour and John went out of his way to make the tour fun and even threw in a couple of detours, he was full of info. Would definitely do another tour next time we're in London.
Amazing, fun and exciting! It was a brilliant birthday present for my sister. Jack was a fantastic host and made the experience really enjoyable! Would definitely recommend!
Really enjoyed the tour, saw lots of locations you wouldn’t know about! Anais was very knowledgable and lots of fun! Thank you for a fab morning :)
very fun and interesting, get too see loads of filming locations and filming inspirations
Tour was great fun. The guide did a great job. Very entertaining.