Do this because
Discover the city that inspired JK Rowling’s famous books
Earn points for your house and test your Harry Potter trivia
See the real grave of Tom Riddle in Greyfriars Kirkyard
What to expect
Join this Harry Potter themed walking tour through Edinburgh. Discover the city that inspired JK Rowling for Hogwarts and the characters.
Your guide will show you around the city and take you to the place where JK Rowling wrote the famous books. You will see the grave of Tom Riddle in Greyfriars Kirkyars and finish the tour at JK Rowling's golden handprints outside City Chambers.
During the tour, your guide will test your Harry Potter knowledge tested with an audio-visual quiz. You can also find out which Hogwarts House you’re in, and whether you’re a pureblood, a muggle, or a squib. A truly magical tour!
COVID-19 informationThe following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
The experience complies with government regulations
Social distancing is enforced
Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
2-hour walking tour
- The Mound, Edinburgh EH1 1YZ, United Kingdom
Meet your guide in front of the entrance of Museum on the Mound.
- Daily at 10.30 am
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.
Important to know
- The walking tour finishes at City Chambers
- Please note, no Harry Potter film locations are included in this tour as no filming took place in Edinburgh
- Please remember to wear weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes on the day of the tour