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  • Location: London, United Kingdom
  • Duration:  2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
Immerse yourself in the magical world of Harry Potter on this 2.5-hour walking tour around the muggle capital of London. Follow in the footsteps of one of the world's most famous fictional wizards as you step into the real Diagon Alley, catch a glimpse of the Leaky Cauldron, pose by the mythical Platform 9¾, and visit other fantastical locations featured in the Harry Potter movies. Hear insider gossip and see some of the city's most famous landmarks as you tour London with an expert guide.

Highlights

  • 2.5-hour Harry Potter walking tour in London
  • See locations used in the Harry Potter movies including the entrance to the Leaky Cauldron and Diagon Alley
  • Pose for a photo at the mythical Platform 9¾, where Harry Potter caught the Hogwarts Express train
  • Hear insider gossip from a highly knowledgeable guide

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What You Can Expect

London Harry Potter Walking Tour

Harry Potter Walking Tour of London

Marvel in recognition at the sites of the Harry Potter movies’ famous scenes on your Harry Potter walking tour. Take a walk down the fictional Diagon Alley, hidden from the Muggle world that lurks nearby, and see the entrance to the Leaky Cauldron featured in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Stand on the bridge which was destroyed in the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and shudder as you imagine Lord Voldemort’s Death Eaters swooping towards you.

After a short tube ride (make sure to have a valid Travelcard for Zone 1) to King's Cross, there's a great photo opportunity before your tour ends on the mythical Platform 9¾, where Harry caught the Hogwarts Express to school. Make sure you bring a camera. Packed with Harry Potter trivia and anecdotes throughout, you’ll see all these sights and more on your 2.5 hour walking tour!

View the city sights from the Thames River bank, walk from Embankment to the famous Tate Modern Museum. Let your expert guide give you the inside scoop on the London attractions which inspired J.K. Rowling’s vision, and see how real-life London sneaks into the magical world she invented. A magical tour for Harry Potter fans of all ages, and a great activity for family vacations in London.

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Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

This tour was outstanding. Everything Harry Potter and so much interesting information. Our guide, Denny I think, was very engaging, knowledgeable and kept our group comfortably on pace to maximize the experience. The quality of Viator's tours are consistently excellent. We will always look here first when traveling.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Loved it! great guides too :

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

We got to see some places that were referenced in the books and movies. It was fun and exciting.
From, Olivia, age 10

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Tour was very good and guide very knowledgeable.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

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5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

This was a fantastic tour! My 2 daughters13 and 10 loved it! Our guide was wonderful! Even my mom who really isn't a Harry Potter fan enjoyed it because we saw parts of London that you wouldn't normally see. It is a ton of walking so if you have someone who isn't very fast they may have trouble keeping up. I would definitely recommend buying a full day train ticket before you start the tour as you do ride a few trains while on the tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Great tour, and very informative guides. A lot of information not only about Harry Potter, but London in general. A great way to start a vacation in London, and get a good overview of the city. But be warned - when they say walking tour, they mean it - there is a lot of walking. I think the guide said about 5 miles total.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Fun and informative. Be prepared to do a lot of walking and jump on the tube a couple of times.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

This was fun and informative, my daughter was excited to see the places that were in the Harry Potter movie. Make sure you have a transit card as we rode the tube twice on our tour. It is a walking tour and we definitely walked - for those who are not accustomed to walking they were tired at the end.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

We loved it, the Scotish guy was a great guide! We learned a lot about the film location ideas and also about London. We recommend it!

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