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Enjoy a wide range of cycle & walking tours for all interests including for example our popular daily Harry Potter film sites or Inspector Morse tours. High quality tours in small groups (average under 5 persons) with humorous, experienced guides...more
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15-16 Broad St | Meet Guide OUTSIDE Oxford Visitor Info Centre, Oxford OX1 3AS, England
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

If you want a great guide who loves his city, his university, and everything Harry Potter, with extensive knowledge of the books, films, actor trivia, and scene-sites, as well as Oxford history generally, and other important related Oxford authors and important sites, this is the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank Rebecca G
VisitOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hi Rebecca, Thanks for leaving us such a great tripadvisor review for the Oxford Harry Potter tour.

Reviewed 26 September 2018

Well, what can we say? Tom held our attention for the whole of the tour. His breadth of knowledge of Morse, Potter and Oxford is amazing and he can translate this knowledge perfectly. It was extremely good to learn not only about Morse (Endeavour and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Paulene G
VisitOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Hi Paulene, Thanks for sharing your review for your Inspector Morse Oxford film sites walking tour. This is really appreciated. Sincerely, Alasdair

Reviewed 26 September 2018

Thoughtful and amusing commentary from Linda who has decades of local knowledge. Interaction of the episodes and real Oxford colleges is fascinating.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Mike S
VisitOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Hi Mike Thanks for sharing your review for your Inspector Morse Oxford film sites walking tour. Sincerely, Alasdair

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Tom was a great guide that not only showed us the behind the scenes places of the show but also dove deep into the history of the city. The tour was easy to find, well run, and very informative. I would recommend

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank joeschanno
VisitOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Hi Joe, Thanks for sharing your review for your Inspector Morse Oxford film sites walking tour. Sincerely, Alasdair

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Tour was informative, fun, and entertaining. Price was reasonable and had our entrance fee to one of the locations refunded since we weren't able to enter at the time. Peter, our tour guide, is highly knowledgable about Oxford and Harry Potter which made for a...More

5  Thank Michael R
VisitOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Hi Michael, Thanks for sharing your review for your Harry Potter Oxford film sites walking tour. This is really appreciated. Sincerely, Alasdair

Reviewed 22 September 2018

We had a spellbindingly good day out in Oxford last Wednesday. We went on the Harry Potter tour courtesy of ActivitySuperStore, and were provided with a very entertaining and wizardly enthralling narrative from our tour guides Tanaya and Peter. Two guides for the price of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank malbern
VisitOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Hi. Thanks for sharing your review for your Harry Potter Oxford film sites walking tour led by Tanaya, who is an Oxford university Sciences Phd student. This is really appreciated. Sincerely, Alasdair

Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to be the only two on the Tour the day we went on our Morse trip around Oxford with Tom. What a fabulous tour, Tom knew so much about Morse, Lewis and Endeavour, but also favoured the stories by telling us about...More

4  Thank heathermQ8139AR
VisitOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Hi Heather, Many thanks!

Reviewed 13 September 2018

We had a lovely time with Paul´s Tour. He showed us filmscenes at his ipad and then the filming locations. He told us a lot interesting about the history of oxford, the students, buildings, Alice in wonderland and Narnia. Some in our group who were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
7  Thank Alexandra G
VisitOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

HI Alexandra, Thanks for sharing your positive feedback of your Oxford Harry Potter film sites tour on Sep 5th, led by Paul. I am grateful for your posting your recommendation here and for your feedback by email too...which came about as response to my seeing...More

Reviewed 12 September 2018

The tour guide was absolutely not interested in Harry Potter, he was babbling and refused talk about Harry Potter. He insisted talking about Oxford history, which is not bad by itself, but I purchased Harry Potter tour and was expecting to hear about that. Guide...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alena S
VisitOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

HI Alena, I am sorry to hear that you didn't appreciate your tour experience with us. Upon seeing your awful review of our tour, I proactively immediately messaged Alexandra and Heike and Nelly who also were on the same tour as you on Sep 5th....More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Anyone who is given an Activity Superstore voucher should pick this tour! Peter is simply brilliant, leading you on a journey packed with so much information through various locations, including New College. His passion and knowledge of Harry Potter and Oxford makes this tour a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank lockiej509
VisitOxfordTours, Owner at Visit Oxford Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hi Carol, James and Janet, Thanks for recommending your Harry Potter Oxford tour with us, as led by Peter.

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4 July 2017|
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Response from VisitOxfordTours | Property representative |
Hi. I could arrange a taxi transfer for you to Highclere but we don't currently offer our own guided tours there. It is a project we are looking at doing. Two of my guides are also taxi drivers. So if you wanted me to check... More
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Excellent question! To be frank, I was marketing literary tours, eccentric Oxford tours, Mad Hatter Alice themed tours for 5 years before I decided to advertise 'Harry Potter' tours. I actually am much more interested in... More
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