Private tour

London: Private Harry Potter Walking Tour

4.1 / 5

43 reviews

London: Private Harry Potter Walking Tour

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From US$ 172.20 per group up to 20

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Embark on a private Harry Potter-themed walking tour around central London with an expert guide where you will visit film locations and places that inspired JK Rowling.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
Duration options: 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, German, Russian, Italian, Spanish
Private group
Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Umbrella
  • Snacks
  • Drinks

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Experience a private Harry Potter-themed walking tour across London
  • Discover amazing facts about the Harry Potter books and films
  • See the real-life filming location used in many of the movies
  • Visit the Ministry of Magic and the entrance to the Leaky Cauldron
  • Cross the bridge destroyed by the Death Eaters in Half-Blood Prince
Full description
Walk in the footsteps of your favorite wizards (and witches) around Muggle London. Your private Harry Potter enthusiast guide will be armed with wonderful trivia as you visit many of the iconic real-life locations that inspired the book and were featured in the movies. Learn about London’s rich muggle and wizarding history. Discover amazing facts about the books and films, and see many of the film locations used in London, including the Ministry of Magic and the entrance to the Leaky Cauldron. The tour includes familiar Harry Potter film locations as well as iconic London landmarks, such as St Paul’s Cathedral, Millennium Bridge, Tate Modern, Borough Market, and Leadenhall Market. Along the route of this magical Harry Potter walking tour, you’ll have plenty of chances to take pictures and see the film locations up-close as well as places that inspired JK Rowling in her writings.
  • Trafalgar Square visit
  • Borough Market visit
  • Leadenhall Market visit
  • King's Cross Station visit
  • Live tour guide

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide at the bottom of the steps leading up to the Parcel Yard. The steps are located opposite the Potter shop (The shop is called Platform 9 3/4).

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    Overall rating

    4.1 /5

    based on 43 reviews

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    The tour was just great! Sonja not only knew a lot about Harry Potter, but also took us to places that we would otherwise never have discovered. In between, she also liked to tell us something about London itself, so there's something for everyone who is dragged along by a Harry Potter fan.

    December 16, 2018

    Pleasant visit but absolutely not suitable for an 8 year old child. The Harry Potter dream is shattered.

    August 8, 2020

    The tour guide was very nice and friendly. In any case, thanks to her! None of my writing is to be taken personally upon them. But the money we paid for the tour is definitely too high. Value for money is not there. We didn't have very high expectations, but you have to adapt the organization and, above all, the tour labeling! As you can read from their description, you almost think you're seeing Harry Potter in person. We had way too long to walk. The tour guide even had to look for places themselves. Sometimes there were up to 20 minutes without words and we had to run after her all over London. My recommendation: let someone guide who has seen the films and has not memorized places or only knows the books. I'm really sorry for paying so much money for a tour like this. We as a family of 4 and Harry Potter fans are pretty disappointed.

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    October 8, 2019

    Product ID: 390510

    VA ID: 390510