London Through the Eyes of a Harry Potter Lover

Cultural & Theme Tours in England

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Discover the magical side of London with a local who’s as fanatical about Harry Potter as you are! Embark on a magical personalised adventure together and let your host reveal the enchanting side of the city, bringing the book’s characters to life and sprinkling some of their own magic along the way. Step into the spellbinding world of Harry’s London; visit the charming streets which were the inspiration for Diagon Alley and Knockturn Alley, discover an exhibition of the incredible graphic art featured in the movie and explore local spots where the iconic London scenes were filmed. Your journey will allow you to relive the magic of the movies and see London through the eyes of the witches, wizards and muggles of Harry’s world!
What you'll doStep into the spellbinding world of Harry Potter as you explore London with a like-minded local who’s as fascinated by the wizarding world as you are! Your local will tailor the experience to your interests and add a sprinkling of their own magic along the way too. Discover the iconic locations in the heart of London which inspired the books and are where scenes from the movies were filmed. See Harry’s London come to life as you explore the London only a true Harry Potter fan would know about! Visit Cecil Court, the charming narrow street which will transport you to a totally different time and place. You’ll quickly see why it was the inspiration for magical Diagon Alley. When you're ready, your local can take you to the historic laneway which inspired Knockturn Alley. Here, you can imagine the characters hurrying up and down the dimly lit street and soak up the enchanting atmosphere.Next, visit an incredible gallery and shop which houses the graphic art featured in the movies. If you fancy, you can purchase a piece of art which you’ll recognise from the films to take home with you. Of course you’ll visit the famous Platform 9 and 3/4 - if you can find it! Your local will take you to the exact spot where the iconic Hogwarts Express scenes were filmed, and you can imagine yourself about to board the Hogwarts Express too! Not far from here is Regent’s Park, where you might like to visit London Zoo and the reptile house where the snakes from Harry’s very first adventure are housed. Your local will introduce you to another side of London and you’ll discover both the famous and off the beaten path spots that Potter fans love! 

What’s included

  • 100% Private and personalised experience
  • 3 hours with a Local Host
  • Scenic walking experience
  • Unlimited local knowledge and authentic insights

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Tickets to any attractions (most museums are free)
  • Transportation costs
  • Gratuities