ALNWICK TOUR - A Wizard's tale
PRIVATE ALNWICK TOUR - ALNWICK CASTLE
A private Alnwick tour experience taking you from/to Newcastle upon Tyne city centre or the Port of Tyne cruise terminal in chauffeured driven transportation.
Experience the stunning castle of Alnwick – home to the Percy’s and also location for several movies. Your guide will show you some of the main hot-spots for movies/TV within the castle grounds. Also enjoy a walk-through the grand interior with your knowledgeable guide.
On return, travel along the beautiful Northumberland coastline back to Newcastle or your cruise port.
At Newcastle Tour Company, the safety & health of our guests are always of paramount importance to us. This Alnwick tour has been optimised for post Covid-19 tours & follows our health protocols.
A WIZARD'S TALE TOUR - ITINERARY
START YOUR ALNWICK TOUR
Experience a fantastic day towards the Northern fringes of England discovering the magic of Alnwick Castle - home to that famous wizard (Harry Potter) and Hogwarts!
HOME TO THE PERCY'S
Of course, the real purpose of the castle is being the home to the Percy family - Duke of Northumberland. It is the largest inhabited castle in England after Windsor. Enjoy a walk through the stunning state rooms...
MOVIES & TV AT ALNWICK
Being the location for several movies & TV series, your guide will be able to show you the main filming locations for the Harry Potter (our wizard) series, Robin Hood - Prince of Thieves, Transformers and Downton Abbey within the grounds.
Round off your tour today with a beautiful drive along the Northumberland coast with a photo stop at the impressive ruins of Warkworth Castle. If time allows, why not stop off at Amble Marina for a short stroll through this picturesque town.
DETAILS ABOUT YOUR TOUR
Professional local tour guide
Choose your start/end points
Transport to/from Alnwick
Guaranteed return to ship on-time (if cruise tour)
Water provided onboard
Entry to Alnwick Castle
Discover film locations of Harry Potter & other blockbusters (& TV highlights)
The Alnwick Garden
Food & drink
GOOD TO KNOW
Consider bringing layers of clothing / rain jacket
Don't forget your camera
We will provide you with a map
Public transport nearby - ask us for details
Consider comfortable shoes suitable for your tour
We can alter routes to make your tour wheelchair / stroller accessible
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