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Students and non-students are welcome to join Student Tours in Scotland.
Stonehaven and Aberdeen Day Tour

A beautiful journey to Hogwarts, School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

About the Tour

Immerse yourself in magic, and embark on the path of Harry Potter and his friends to see Alnwick Castle– famously known as Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! This is your chance to step inside the famous wizard's magical world, with the castle and grounds prominently featured in the films, "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" and "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets". Inside the castle you will experience an amazing Grounds Tour, lots of Harry Potter themed activities such as broomstick training, archery and you will also have the opportunity to try on medieval costumes, both awesome and tonnes of fun for all Harry Potter fans. Behind these iconic and history rich walls, the castle also boasts of the sumptuous State Rooms, home to one of the country's finest private art collections. Be intrigued as there is just so much to see and do in the castle, as well as in Alnwick Village. Be excited for an awesome, magical adventure where you will have plenty of time to visit everything you wish! This day trip also includes a stop at Dunbar to enjoy some incredible coastal sceneries. 


Tour Highlights

  • Hogwarts (Harry Potter Castle)

  • Alnwick, Aln River and Lion Bridge

  • Harry Potter themed activities including the followings: 
  1. Flying Lesson / Broomstick Training by a Wizardry Professor

  2. Dressing Up Medieval Costumes (So much fun!!)

  3. Medieval Crafts  

  4. Archery

  5. Ground Tours of the Harry Potter Castle

  6. Crafts with the Company of Artisans

  7. Battleaxe to Broomsticks Tour

  8. Medieval alchemist

  9. State Rooms Tours

  10. Jesting with Zooted

  • Bamburgh, Bamburgh Castle and Bamburgh Beach

  • Dunbar, Dunbar Castle and Coastal Scenery

Interesting Facts

  • Alnwick Castle was filmed in Harry Potter, Transformer 2 and Downton Abbey.

  • Bamburgh and Dunbar both offer spectacular coastal scenery.



  • Return Journey

  • Map and Itinerary 

  • Free time for sights, shops & attractions

  • Visitig Alnwick, Harry Potter Castle, Bamburgh and Dunbar


  • You must bring £13 cash with you on the day for entry to Harry Potter Castle. (It is usually about £15, but it will be only £13 with ISUK Tours).


  • You will have plenty of time in Alnwick to have lunch in bars and restaurants. However, you can have your own packed lunch. if you wish so.


Bring with you

  • Smile, a camera, warm clothes and proper walking shoes.

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Pick Ups and Departure Info

Contact Us

Tickets are limited. First come, First served
Pick Up & Drop Off Points

We offer 3 Pick Up & Drop Off Points:

  • 07:30 Glasgow University, West End 

  • 07:20 Strathclyde University, City Centre

  • 07:00 UWS Paisley



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