These nine areas of Scotland are absolute 'must do's' for Harry Potter.

Harry Potter in Scotland: 9 Scottish locations Harry Potter fans will love

It may have been a decade since the release of the last Harry Potter movie, but the popular franchise continues to captivate fans young and old, with the the films still watched back-to-back and the books read cover-to-cover.

Wednesday, 28th April 2021, 6:34 pm
Updated Thursday, 29th April 2021, 12:41 pm

The recent explosion of TikTok has seen numerous fans of the franchise lauding over some popular Scottish locations, proclaiming the sights to ‘be straight out of a Harry Potter movie’.

Many of the most well-known scenes from the movies were actually filmed across the country. In fact, you can even buy a flat ‘located in’ Diagon Alley nowadays.

And while you can’t actually play Quidditch, drink butterbeer or jump on the back of a Hippogriff, you can certainly still take in the magic of Harry Potter by visiting these breathtaking Scottish sights.

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