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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Edinburgh Tattoo Weekend

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2T15751

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

3 days

3 Days Away - 2023

Witness the spectacular Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on this memorable weekend break. Enjoy the magic of this world-famous event, set against the impressive backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Along with inclusive admission to the show, there’s also plenty of time to enjoy the wonderful attractions of Scotland’s capital city.

PRICE FROM ? £259 per person
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What's Included?

  • Return coach travel
  • 2 nights at the 3-star Watermill Hotel, Paisley with dinner* & breakfast
  • Admission to the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
  • Free excursion to Edinburgh

*Please note: lunch may replace dinner on the day of the Edinburgh Tattoo.

The Edinburgh Tattoo

The Edinburgh Tattoo

Set against the breath-taking illuminated backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is the biggest military show of its type which has been wowing audiences for over 60 years. Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance at the Edinburgh Military Tattoo with National Holidays.

Staged every August as part of the internationally renowned Edinburgh Festival, the Tattoo has become an iconic institution, a celebration of pipes, pageantry and pomp which brings together an eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary performances from all four corners of the world. Every year the event’s 25 shows attract over 220,000 people and a worldwide TV audience of over 100 million.

As always, the programme highlights will include the opening procession from the Massed Pipes and Drums and the Massed Military Bands, as well as the famous Lone Piper, who will play the haunting lament high on the castle turrets to end proceedings. Sandwiched in between, the exhilarating 100-minute spectacle is filled with show stopping performances from cultural groups and display teams who bring a kaleidoscope of colour, action and music to the show.

Expect anything and everything - from Highland dancers, fiddle players and steel bands, to martial art performers and daredevil motorbike acrobatic displays. Not to forget a grand finale featuring a rendition of Auld Lang Syne and a spectacular fireworks display. It’s a stunning event that gets bigger and better every year!

Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Edinburgh is the truly delightful capital city of Scotland, from the atmospheric cobbled streets of the old town and the Royal Mile to the beautiful Georgian avenues of the new town. Edinburgh is a city of contrasts from shopping on renowned Princes Street to its many historic attractions including the world-famous Edinburgh Castle.

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Accommodation

Watermill Hotel, Paisley

A well-appointed, comfortable hotel with original rustic features, positioned alongside a peaceful river.

Hotel Features: Bedrooms with en-suite facilities, telephone, hairdryer and tea/coffee-making facilities • Lounge • Bar • Restaurant

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