GetYourGuide uses cookies to give you the best possible service. If you continue browsing, you agree to the use of cookies. More details can be found in our privacy policy.

Close
  1. United Kingdom
  2. Scotland
  3. Edinburgh
  4. Edinburgh Old Town

Edinburgh: Harry Potter Walking Tour

Product ID: 162984
See gallery
Experience the more magical side of Edinburgh on a 2-hour guided walking tour and visit the sites that inspired J.K. Rowling's best-selling Harry Potter books.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish, German
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants, date and language:

Loading...

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the inspiration for Diagon Alley and Quidditch
  • Discover where Lord Voldemort is buried and the origins of Harry Potter
  • See the original Hogwarts School
  • Visit the cafés and hotel where J.K. Rowling wrote her books
Full description
Experience a little magic on a 2-hour walking tour of Edinburgh that is perfect for all fans of Harry Potter. Learn all the stories and secrets behind the best selling books by J.K. Rowling in the city where she wrote them.

Visit the original sites that provided the inspiration for Hogwarts and the characters who dwelled within its magical walls. Stroll along the High Street to see where Diagon Alley came to life and where Lord Voldemort is buried. See the original Hogwarts School, and look at a virtual school assembly of its characters!

Learn how Edinburgh’s own dark history of witches and wizards played a role in inspiring J.K. Rowling along the way. 
Includes
  • Local guide
  • Walking tour
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet by the Tron Kirk, in front of Frankie & Benny's on 130 High Street. Look for the guides with the red t-shirts and red umbrellas.

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information
Know before you go
• Children under 5 years old who are accompanied by an adult can join this tour for free
• Unfortunately, guests in wheelchairs are not advised to join the Harry Potter tour, due to the narrow stairways and steep hills involved. The local tour operator apologizes for any inconvenience or disappointment caused
• While the tour usually includes the sites and stories mentioned and lasts about 2 hours, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.6 / 5
based on 746 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.7/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.5/5
Safety
4.7/5

Organized by

Sandemans New Europe - Britain

Product ID: 162984