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Scottish Highlands and Hogwarts Express Tour from Edinburgh

Highland Explorer Tours Ltd

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Escape the city for the day by coach and follow in the footsteps of the world’s most famous wizard, Harry Potter. Scotland has played a huge part in the story of Harry Potter, from the scenic filming locations and inspiring architecture to the coffee shop where J.K. Rowling is said to have written the first novel.

Riding the Jacobite Steam Train is a bucket-list experience for any traveller, but even more so for Harry Potter fans who know that they are in fact boarding the Hogwarts’ Express! Our passionate guides will immerse you in all the magic of Harry Potter, plus the real-life beauty and history of Scotland.

Disclaimer: This Tour is an unlicensed and unauthorised tour of sites related to the Harry Potter franchise. This tour does not have any association with, connection to, sponsorship by or endorsement of, the Harry Potter franchise nor the author J.K. Rowling.

About This Deal

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Pass By: Forth Bridge, North Queensferry KY11 1HP Scotland

Depart the city and journey north towards the Highlands, past the magnificent Forth Bridge

Stop At: Spean Bridge, Spean Bridge, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, Scotland

Stop in the Highland town of Spean Bridge and view the Commando Memorial which overlooks the Nevis Mountain range.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Mallaig, Mallaig, Lochaber, Scottish Highlands, Scotland

Spend some time exploring this quaint fishing town, maybe even sample some seafood for lunch, before boarding the Jacobite Steam Train

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Glenfinnan Viaduct, Glenfinnan Lodge A830 Rd, Glenfinnan PH37 4LT Scotland

Riding the Jacobite Steam Train is a bucket-list experience for any traveller, but even more so for Harry Potter fans who know that they are in fact boarding the Hogwarts’ Express!

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Glencoe, Glencoe, Scottish Highlands, Scotland

Visit Scotland’s most dramatic landscape, Glencoe, which was used as the backdrop for some much-loved scenes in Harry Potter. Your guide will also regale you with the real, heart-breaking history of the glen.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: The Green Welly Stop, Main Street, Tyndrum, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park Scotland

One last stop in the Highlands - make sure to take this chance to stock up on souvenirs and tasty treats!

Duration: 30 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Most travelers can participate
  • We are unable to carry children under 5 on our tours
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • Jacobite Steam Train one-way ticket (Mallaig to Fort William)
  • Local Scottish Guide
  • Entry/Admission - Glenfinnan Viaduct

  • Food and drink
  • Hotel pick-up or drop off

Departure Point
Highland Explorer Tours, 60 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1TB, UK

Departure Time
7:15 AM

13 hours 30 minutes

Return Details
Waterloo Place, Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh, UK

Voucher Info
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Fine Print

14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.