Edinburgh Harry Potter Walking Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    3pm (and also 12pm on 8th / 15th / 22nd of July)
  • Departure Details :
    By the gates of the Museum on the Mound
  • Return Details :
    Royal Mile, Old Town
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Take a 2-hour guided Harry Potter walking tour for a magical journey through all things wizarding in Edinburgh. See where JK Rowling was inspired to create her iconic characters, and visit some of the film sites and wizarding locations in the Harry Potter universe. See the entrance to Hogwarts, the original Diagon Alley, and Edinburgh Castle. Tour group size is a maximum of 35 people.


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Popular choice with kids

Know More about this tour

Meet your professional guide at 3pm near the entrance to The Museum on the Mound to begin your walking tour. A must for all Harry Potter fans, you'll walk the same streets as Harry and his friends and visit the locations that proved such an inspiration for Rowling. With your guide, take a magical journey into the wizarding world and engage on trivia and Harry Potter knowledge as you seek out film locations and other notable sites. Learn the history of the series and of Edinburgh itself as you walk these famous streets.

Marvel at the entrance to the fictional Hogwarts, invisible to the Muggle world, and wander the inspirational winding streets of Old Town Edinburgh to the spot where JK Rowling wrote the books. Arriving at Castlehill, you'll wander through Edinburgh to see the burial ground of 'he who must not be named.' Then visit the original Diagon Alley and the buildings that inspired Hogwarts itself. See all the dark corners and sunlit streets that inspired JK Rowling to create the magical world of Harry Potter. See the historic Royal Mile, the beautiful Edinburgh Castle, and the bustling shopping districts of Princes Street and Edinburgh Waverley. Your guide will be happy to provide recommendations for exploring the city further, with lots of great tips and tricks. Tour ends at approximately 1pm in Old Town's Royal Mile.

Comfortable shoes and weather appropriate clothing are recommended.


  • Professional guide
  • Walking tour


  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

There is approximately 1 and 1/4 miles (2km) walking, at an easy pace

The tour is wheelchair accessible, although there are many hills