London Movie Tours for TV and Film Fans

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London movies location tours can be a great day out for the whole family. If you have seen the London eye, been up the Tower of London, seen Big Ben, been to Buckingham Palace, visited Madame Tussauds, done the open top bus tour you might thing you have seen it all in London. Well there is more to this great capital than the usual famous attractions mentioned above.

Movie and film lovers will find there is plenty to do as there are dedicated tours for many top TV shows and films. Harry Potter is a worldwide phenomenon thanks to Joanne Rowling’s imagination and creation of Harry Potter, the famous boy wizard. There are many tours available from bus or walking tours including a trip on a boat down the Thames. Some tours are just a few hours, others are a couple of days. Some of the tours highlights include pushing a trolley through the wall at Platform 9 ¾, see the home of the horrible Dursleys at 4 Privet Drive, head to Gloucester to see the ancient Cathedral where some of the scenes were shot, get up and close with Owls at an Owlery and visit the most famous university in the world Oxford.


Doctor Who which is back on our screens is a must see tour for diehard fans. Some of the recent series was filmed in Cardiff so there are tours which take you to all the location in London and then up the motorway to Wales. Highlights include visiting the home of Rose Tyler, getting your picture in front of the door featured as 10 Downing Street in Aliens of London, drive pas the site where the two Dalek factions have a battle in ‘Remembrance of the Daleks’, spot were the body was fished out of the river by police in ‘Talons of Weng Chiang’. On the tours you get the chance to dress up as your favourite doctor any of the other characters if you want. You can go on private or group tours and there can even be a celebrity from doctor who which can feature as part of the tour at extra cost obviously.

Notting Hill was made famous by the lovely Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant. Taking a Notting Hill tour will take you to see the famous Portobello Road which is famous for its annual street carnival. The main market days are Friday and Saturday where you will be able to see buskers, spice shops, cafes, recording studios, and taste delicious international cuisine cooked fresh on market stalls. The tour also takes you to ten film locations from the film including the real Travel bookshop, the actual front door (now blue). Also on this tour you get to see a lot of celebrity homes including the home of Richard Branson, Elle MacPherson and Richard Curtis.


Other movie location tours which you can see in London include the Bridget Jones tour, Beatles tour, Da Vinci Code tour, Sherlock holmes tour, Gavin and Stacy tour, Inspector Mouse tour and Jack the Ripper tour and much more. London is just not for the main famous attractions, there is plenty more for you to do and see.


For more information on the Doctor Who Locations including the London Movies or other Movie tours such as Harry Potter tours, Gavin and Stacy Tours, James Bond and much more check out Brit Movie Tours.

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