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See Your City

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See Your City boasts the UK's finest selection of cultural tours, both pop and historical - sampling for you the most entertaining guides at great prices. Our walking tours are suitable for all ages, and will have you marvel at the cities you...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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The Mound | Outside the Museum on the Mound, Edinburgh EH1 1YZ, Scotland
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All reviews harry potter tour jk rowling great tour tour guide sorting hat book series information provided knew her stuff fun facts lots of fun two hours walking tour old town monique inspiration hp hufflepuff
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very interesting walk around the sights of Edinburgh which have a Harry Potter and JKRowling connection

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank annapho2graphy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Tour Guide was Monique, Who was very informative and friendly. I went with my 14 year old daughter, we both enjoyed the tour. I would definitely recommend this tour, was very interesting and fun.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CarolM5165
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the Harry Potter tour with Jenny! She was great! Informative, friendly and fun but not over enthusiastic and pushy like some tour guides can be! Don’t know much about Harry Potter, but my sister loves it, but that did not matter! Still found...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kate g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Jenny, whom was a very informative and friendly guide. My family loved it, definitely a family friendly tour. My only fault would be the meeting point was no where near the first POl, adding a bit of unnecessary walking that bothered...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank These_are_my_reviews
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Very informative & interesting tour round Edinburgh’s old town learning about what inspired JK Rowling to write the Harry Potter series of books. Guide Monique was very knowledgeable & informative & really good with my son. Not really a Harry Potter fan, purely went for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank martymcd25
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Tour was great, going around lovely parts of Old Town. Lots of great info about JK Rowling and Monique was really knowledgeable about the the topics she covered. Really loved the mini trivia sections and photo opportunities. Really enjoyed it, nice way to spend an...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Emi U
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon walking round Edinburgh with Monique hearing all about how JK Rowling was inspired by the local sights. Monique was informative and friendly and my daughter particularly enjoyed the sorting hat quiz (especially when she was in the winning house!)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank aileeno787
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Tour guide Monique was brilliant. Knew everything . Great experience kids loved the quiz. I even enjoyed it and found it interesting having only went cos kids like HP. Well done

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Seaside802225
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Great, we had Monique and she was great she done great at describing where and what happened to do with the spot. (You’re welcome for the magnet)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank aarontolan
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

This tour was great! Monique did such a great job and really made it enjoyable!! Definitely do this tour!

Date of experience: September 2018
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labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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