JK Rowling’s Edinburgh and the Writing of Harry Potter 4hrs

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4 hours 5 minutes
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Take your travel experience in Scotland to the next level with the memorable JK Rowling’s Edinburgh and the Writing of Harry Potter 4hrs.

The entire activity lasts approximately 4 hours 5 minutes.

During your adventure, you’ll see top attractions like McEwan Hall, Greyfriars Kirkyard, George Heriot's School, Mercat Cross, and Edinburgh City Chambers. You'll find some of the best local sights in Edinburgh nearby.

This experience is offered in English.

The group size for this experience will not exceed 15 travelers.

The cancellation policy for this experience is as follows: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

This tour also has taken the following health and safety measures: hand sanitizer will be available to all travelers and staff during this experience, social distancing is enforced throughout the experience, any equipment used in this experience is sanitized after each tour, guides are required to regularly wash their hands, and this operator offers a paid stay-at-home policy for staff who are currently showing symptoms.

Make your day in Edinburgh special by booking the unique JK Rowling’s Edinburgh and the Writing of Harry Potter 4hrs.

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Resurrection stone. To revive the magic
4 HOURS of Edinburgh’s world heritage site, the Hogwartian half, the Old Town
Spoilers, it explores JK’s themes so is terrible for whetting appetites
A peek inside JK Rowling’s head. It’s fairly big but leave only footprints
All day parking cost £10, please contact me
Escort back to Edinburgh's 'Harry Potter' street at the end if you wish

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Many children have enjoyed the tour, however it’s based on Rowling’s rags to riches story & so is dark. The more difficulties a person has overcome, the more you can learn from them. This tour has darker stories from Rowling’s instructive biography, which I hope will inspire those ready to achieve more
The tour is also based on the books, the books have some adult themes which I give credit too, because 'they're just children's books' annoys me. People who have just seen the movies may not be aware of these darker themes
5 km+ of up and down walking through Edinburgh’s hilly old town
4 HOURS is a long time so BREAKFAST. Think everybody’s favourite Gameskeeper: if your feet haven’t swollen to baby Dolphins - keep shovelling!
Not recommended for people requiring mobility aids, e.g. a stick, 6km of hilly walking is demanding. Contact me for a private 2⅓ hour broom or book my 5¼ hour “The Genius of Harry Potter” if you’re a pedagog
NCP car park discount requires downloading & registering their ‘ParkPass’ app from a UK app store before entry
Public transportation options are available nearby


Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
15 adults per tour, *in accordance with our law*. Masks on request. Some Edinburgh walking tours run by foreign multinationals are breaching our laws & proliferating COVID. Genocide. I'm local, I work for fans & myself, I care & mine's law-abiding. If you want me, I'll ❤️ you & so will Scotland

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