TripAdvisor Crowns The World's Top 10 "Game of Thrones" Tours, Leading Into Season 7 Premiere
In recognition of its ranking on the list, TripAdvisor teamed up with cast member
"I love my job because every day I'm able to provide a top-rate tour experience for people just as passionate about the Game of Thrones as myself," said
TripAdvisor also analyzed annual search activity data for Game of Thrones filming locations since 2012, a year after the series began to air, to determine show's influence on tourism to those destinations. Most locations have experienced significant increases in traveler interest, as much as 2270%, after appearing on the show.
Top 10 Most Booked Game of Thrones Tours on TripAdvisor
ViatorExclusive: 'Game of Thrones' Walking Tour of Dubrovnik, Croatia(bookable on TripAdvisor with low price guarantee of $65.50)
Travelers can discover Game of Thrones (GOT) film sites of
Old Townof Dubrovnik on this guided walking tour that takes in the real-life attractions used for some of the show's fictional locations including Lovrijenac Fortress, Blackwater Bayand a trip to Trsteno Arboretum.
- 'Game of Thrones' Filming Locations Tour From Reykjavik,
Iceland(bookable on TripAdvisor with low price guarantee of $127.59)
Travelers can visit GOT filming locations on this full-day guided tour, including
Thingvellir National Park(a UNESCO World Heritage Site), Iceland'slargest geothermal power stations at Nesjavellir, Lake Thingvallavatn'spanoramic vistas as well as Thjorsárdalur valley.
- 'Game of Thrones' and Giant's Causeway Full-
Day Tourfrom Belfast, UK(bookable on TripAdvisor with low price guarantee of $45.32) Kristian Nairn, member of the ensemble cast, recently surprised and thrilled unsuspecting fans on this popular GOT tour. Travelers can see the magical locations where GOT is filmed on a full-day tour of the UNESCO-listed Giant's Causeway and Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge. Fans visit key filming locations, such as the caves and Dark Hedges road, while listening to inside gossip about popular characters.
- 'Game of Thrones' Film Location Tour from Dublin Including Giant's Causeway,
Ireland(bookable on TripAdvisor with low price guarantee of $62.66)
Travelers discover sites made famous from GOT visiting beautiful locations such as the Dark Hedges, the Cushendun Caves, Ballintoy Harbour and Larrybane. There are also photo opportunities at the iconic ruin of
Dunluce Castleand Giant's Causeway.
ViatorExclusive: 'Game of Thrones' Tour in Split, Croatia(bookable on TripAdvisor with low price guarantee of $77.47)
Travelers get an insider's view of GOT on this 3.5-hour guided walking tour in Split. A local guide provides a behind-the-scenes look, learning about spots in the fictional city of Meereen and the fortress of Klis, before ending at Diocletian's Palace.
- 'Game of Thrones' Filming Locations Tour from
Belfastincluding Giant's Causeway, UK(bookable on TripAdvisor with low price guarantee of $38.85)
Travelers embark on an epic journey through the Seven Kingdoms on this full-day tour of
Northern Ireland'sGOT filming locations, such as Dark Hedges, Cushendun Caves and Carrickfergus Castle. Along the way, marvel at natural wonders like the Giant's Causeway, see the Titanic Studiosand walk the notorious Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge.
- Game of Thrones Tour with
Karaka Cruiseand Dubrovnik Walking Tour, Croatia(bookable on TripAdvisor with low price guarantee of $48.99)
Travelers sail into the fantastical world of GOT with this action-packed 2-hour cruise and walking tour throughout King's Landing. Board the same ship that Daenerys Targaryen sailed and then walk through
Dubrovnik's Old Townto discover where other famous scenes were set.
- 'Game of Thrones' Filming Locations Tour in
Malta(bookable on TripAdvisor with low price guarantee of $67.21)
Travelers discover the Lands of Ice and Fire on this full-day tour of
Malta'sGOT filming locations. On this tour, which was designed and is led by two actors who appeared on the series, travelers get up close to the ancient forts, parkland and streets that set the scene for the Red Keep and King's Landing.
- 'Game of Thrones' Location Tour from
Belfastincluding Giant's Causeway, UK(bookable on TripAdvisor with low price guarantee of $33.04)
Travelers explore sites made famous in GOT, and explore the Causeway Coastal Route with panoramic views over the countryside. Visit top local attractions including Cushendun Caves, Ballintoy Harbour and Larrybane, Giant's Causeway and the Dark Hedges.
- 'Game of Thrones' Guided Day Trip to
Gironafrom Barcelona, Spain(bookable on TripAdvisor with low price guarantee of $112.78)
Travelers follow in the footsteps of the Lannisters and the Targaryens on this 8-hour GOT-themed tour in
Girona. Explore the medieval city through the eyes of key characters, sample King's Hand ice cream, and enjoy free time to see the city's Roman walls, Jewish district and more.
Among the most popular GOT film locations on TripAdvisor is
Country Antrim in Northern Ireland Another GOT Tourism Hotspot
An iconic GOT filming destination since Season 1, the
"Pop culture and TV can have a powerful influence on travel and TripAdvisor data reveals that the Game of Thrones phenomenon has driven a remarkable increase in tourism to numerous destinations in
TripAdvisor offers more than 56,000 bookable tours, activities and experiences in 2,500 destinations and 165 countries to help travelers unleash the full potential of their trips.
Top tours are most booked "Game of Thrones" themed tours on TripAdvisor during 2016.
Traffic increases have been calculated based on the number of unique sessions on TripAdvisor from
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