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Alnwick Castle as Featured in Harry Potter and Scottish Borders Day Trip from Edinburgh

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USD 62.55
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Highland Explorer Tours
60 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, UK
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  • 1
    Bamburgh Castle
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Alnwick Castle
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Departure Point
    Highland Explorer Tours, 60 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, UK
    Departure Time
    8:15 AM
    9h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Local guide
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • WiFi on board coach
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
    • Entrance fees to Alnwick Castle (approx £14.50 per person)
    • Entry/Admission - Bamburgh Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Alnwick Castle
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 22 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 5 years
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    The visit to Alnwick was interesting - but the timing was such that we missed some of the tours in that castle. We stopped at another castle but it was too early to go in so we walked around and walked to the beach which was nice.
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    Our driver/tour guide Caitlin was so much fun full of history and super enthusiastic with as much love for all things Harry Potter as myself and my daughter(18). With great tips on places to eat things to see & do Made are day one to remember. Everything was perfectly on time
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    Once you've purchased the entrance tickets, many of the guided toiurs are free. We took the Film and TV Tour and the Castle Historic Tour. Both about 45 mins long, both very good and held our attention. The tour guides werer very knowledgeable and engaging. There's lots of
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    For what it was promoted, it is was not all that great, there are better castles to see. Although I have to give credit to the caretaker in the library, he was very helpful giving us a bit of insight of all the books in the library.Thank you. It is a home and I appreciated that
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    Fabulous tour and bus staff. Steve, Carla and Christine kept us entertained and gave great Scottish history lessons on the way there. Definitely recommend this group tour which stops at Bamburgh Castle on the beach and the Alnwick castle experience for Harry Potter and Downton
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    Response from Highland Explor... T, Guest Relations Manager at Alnwick Castle as Featured in Harry Potter and Scottish Borders Day Trip from Edinburgh
    Responded 28 May 2019
    Hi there, thank you for leaving such a positive review of your tour to Alnwick. Unfortunately we do not have any guides called Carla or Christine (we do have a Steve!) but nonetheless, we are happy you enjoyed your holiday. All the best, Jemma
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    About the operator
    By: Highland Explorer Tours
    3,624 reviews
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    Negombo, Sri Lanka
    A truly amazing and unforgettable tour experience !
    This was our first time visiting Scotland and we were searching for a one day tour and then we found out an info
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    Chuck W
    Salisbury, Maryland
    Gillian is Awesome
    Toured Loch Lomond, Stirling Castle, Kelpies, National Wallace Monument with a group of American college students
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    Oakland, California
    Wonderful tour with Kirsty
    Highly recommend the Isle of Skye and Highland Tour with Kirsty! This is the way to see the highlands, listening
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    Gillian, our guide was fantastic. Amazing experience with beautiful scenery and fun, Scottish music and stories
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    Highlands Tour
    This was a great way to see a lot of Scotland in just a few days. The accommodation was good, and our tour guide
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    Houston, Texas
    Best Way to Experience the Highlands
    Amazing! Travel through the most beautiful landscape. Frequent stops to take pictures and explore. We never felt
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    Good not Great
    This tour was good. The guide was knowledgeable and engaging and shared a ton of information about the towns and
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    Excellent day trip
    I've got no complaints. It was on time. Coach condition was excellent. The tour guide and driver are both
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    Chicago, IL
    Great excursion
    Lovely trip o take us outside Edinburgh. Funny guide Kari. Worth your time to see William Wallace monument, the
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    Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Michael is a very professional tour guide
    We were enjoying the Ness tour today under our professional tour guide and driver Michael. The only pity is that
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    Mike Y
    Catch the view of the Hogwart Train for sure
    It runs pretty much on time, so go early to find a parking place to view the bridge and smoking train. One kid and
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    Auckland Central, New Zealand
    Awesome Tour
    Amazing day up in the Scottish highlands! Even with a bit of rain on the way up and at the first stop it was still
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    Singapore, Singapore
    Excellent Tour with Calum
    Took this tour on 13 December 2019 with Calum (Driver cum Guide) and it was a really great tour! :) He told us
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    London, United Kingdom
    Wonderful tour
    Absolutely amazing, Yvonne was really knowledgeable and the trip was fun and insightful. Nice structure to the day
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    Alexa H
    We took the off-peak 3-Day Isle of Skye tour with our AMAZING tour guide Yvonne! This was my first tour (my
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 9h 30m
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    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
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