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Alnwick Castle as Featured in Harry Potter and Scottish Borders Day Trip from Edinburgh provided by Highland Explorer Tours

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You'll start at
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
    Coldstream
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll end at
Highland Explorer Tours
60 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, UK
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Departure Point
Highland Explorer Tours, 60 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, UK
Duration
9h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board coach
Exclusions
  • 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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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Beverly M wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
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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Date of experience: August 2019
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kris j wrote a review Sep 2019
Burlington, Canada41 contributions11 helpful votes
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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Chris T wrote a review Sep 2019
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom126 contributions55 helpful votes
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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Date of experience: August 2019
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juttamonika wrote a review May 2019
Townsville, Australia17 contributions
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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Date of experience: May 2019
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Mark wrote a review May 2019
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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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Date of experience: May 2019
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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 29 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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reidanns
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The single best Highland tour you can take from Edinburgh. Period.
This was easily the highlight of my trip to Scotland. Myself and two friends were college students abroad, and we d
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nats-dk
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Fab trip, lovely people, simply awesome
Highly recommended, amazing fairytale-like tour. Would do it again in a heart beat! Wish we stayed longer!
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michaelpR6672IK
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Excellent one day tour
I was on the one day tour from Edinburgh to Loch Ness and it was a fantastic experience. I highly recommend this fo
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MBeee1
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Lovely Highland Experience
Absolutely beautiful. Every moment was breathtaking. Every location was grand and our tour guide was so packed with
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Annisa2020
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3 day Highlands Tour
Stevie P was a great guide and made the tour fun and entertaining the whole way through. Highly recommended!! Thank
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paulinekelly1518
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Visit to the Highlands
The trip from Edinburgh was very well organised from start to finish and as pensioners this is very important. Stev
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KatalinR63
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Wonderful experience
We wend on a full day trip to explore the Highlands and Loch Ness. The landscape was breathtakingly beautiful. We w
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Devashis B
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Best way around Scotland.
Well, we chose this tour as it was taking us to most of the interesting places around Scotland. In fact we took 2 o
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MarieClaudeForest
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Grrreat Times in the Highlands! :)
We absolutely loved this tour that brought us to some of the most beautiful and iconic sceneries of the Scottish la
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Nat90ascha
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Fantastic!!!
Our bus driver + guide was John S. Absolute pleasure listening to the historical facts, myths and sayings about Sco
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Maps652900
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Make the most out of a day tour!!
If you want to make the most out of a day tour, choose Highland Expreience Tours. Loch Ness&Glencoe tour was absolu
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gyorgykiss
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Highlands and Loch Ness Explorer tour with Stevie P.
Thank you for the fantastic tour at the Highlands and Loch Ness. Stevie P. is a great driver and a super knowledgea
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ghamerli
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Definitely something you should do!
Went on a the trip today, had a wonderful time with our driver Callum! Lots of stories and fun facts. Definitely so
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Eldadozz
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Great tour, great driver Stevie P.
Took the one day tour to the Loch Ness. Had a great time. The driver was very knowledgeable about Scottish history
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ERICMAU22
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Suggestions
There's no opportunity to take a picture on the way and we lost so many beautiful stuff. I hope i can have more cha
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