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Itinerary
This Harry Potter walking tour in London meets in Leicester Square. Once you’ve met your guide and fellow Potter fans, head out through the streets.

Your guide takes you to places that inspired the fictional places made up by J.K. Rowling, including Diagon Alley, the Leaky Cauldron, and Platform 9 3/4. You’ll also stop by coffee shops and other spots where the author sat to write some of the book series. Plus, walk across Millennium Bridge, the site of Lord Voldemort’s brutal muggle attack in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.

As you walk, your guide tells you entertaining behind-the-scenes information and also has props and photos to make your experience even more memorable.

Your magical adventure ends at King’s Cross Station.
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Overview
There are numerous places in London that inspired the Harry Potter book series—you just have to know where to look for them. This guided Harry Potter tour takes you through the city to see the sights that provided inspiration for Diagon Alley, the Leaky Cauldron, and Platform 9 3/4. You’ll explore the city with fellow Potter fans, and hear fun, behind-the-scenes info from your guide along the way.
Highlights
  • Visit the real-life places that inspired J.K. Rowling on this tour
  • Your guide brings the magic of the book to life with little-known facts 
  • Trek through London as a guide points out key spots, such as Platform 9 3/4
  • Easy-to-find meeting spot in Leicester Square
  • Choose between two tour times to fit a busy London sightseeing schedule
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Could have been better

The previous reviews had me looking forward to this tour, so perhaps expectations were high and it didn’t quite deliver. Main issue is that the group was too big. There were more than 40 people to one guide. It was difficult to hear and see...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Magical

Alan was awesome and super funny. He was very knowledgeable and entertaining throughout the tour. You do have to get on the underground 3 times so make sure you have an Oyster card when you go. The guide will help you get one if you...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018
London Harry Potter Walking Tour - A Must for Harry Potter Fans :)

John Robertson was an excellent tour guide. We highly recommend this Harry Potter London Walking Tour. They show you famous locations that inspired the books or locations where they filmed the movies. They also point out other useful information along the way. Any Harry Potter...More

1  Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 29 June 2018
Great Tour!

Had to do this tour for the love of Harry Potter (tour date 6-9-18). My daughters and I loved it! Our tour guide was just fantastic with so much knowledge about Harry Potter and history of London. My husband missed the tour because there was...More

Thank W W
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile
Best Tour!!!

Tour guide was very knowledgeable and humorous. It was nice to see the sites that inspired JK Rowling. Highly recommend this tour, especially on a nice day!

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Cassie M
17 July 2018|
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Response from Cathy M | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was an hour in a half (maybe two hours) it was so much fun - so much good info - a must for Harry Potter fans 😎 I hope that helps
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30 April 2018|
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Response from Sarah D | Reviewed this property |
Its about 3 hours, and you need to be able to pay for the Tube, but it doesn't have to be an Oyster Card. You can buy a ticket or use Apple Pay.
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