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The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo was first performed in 1950 as the Army’s contribution to the Edinburgh Music Festival. Today with its captivating blend of music, ceremony, entertainment and theatre, set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, it is without doubt one of the world’s greatest shows. A glittering cast of performers from all points of the compass, showcase a breath-taking array of military and civilian performances with massed pipes, drums, bands, display teams and dancers all making this a truly spectacular event.




The AC Marriott Hotel Glasgow is a brand new, contemporary hotel situated in the Heart of Glasgow City Centre next to iconic George Square. Facilities include restaurant and bar plus fitness centre. All bedrooms feature air conditioning, television, Wi-Fi, iron / ironing board, safe, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift to all floors.




  • Accommodation with breakfast

  • Reserved seats for The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

  • Excursions as described in the tour itinerary

  • Return coach travel from your local pick up point

Day One

We head north through the Scottish Border Region and on to the city of Glasgow where we stay for the next two nights.

Day Two

After a leisurely breakfast we travel to the city of Edinburgh where there will be some free time for shopping or sightseeing. Edinburgh is a wonderfully atmospheric city dominated by its majestic castle perched on top an extinct volcano. The National Museum houses some of Scotland’s most precious artefacts, and for shopping enthusiasts Princess Street is home to a number of department stores. The historic Royal Mile is truly bustling and is home to the Scotch Whisky Experience amongst many other attractions. Enjoy a meal in one of the city’s numerous bars or restaurants then take your seats for the evening performance of the Military Tattoo. After the show we board the coach and return to Glasgow.


Day Three

Some free time in Glasgow this morning, a city that is renowned for its outstanding Victorian architecture. Savour the splendour of Scotland's best known architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh, whose style adorns many unique attractions throughout the city. Galleries and museums are in abundance here including the renowned Burrell Collection and most with free admission. We begin our homeward journey mid-afternoon.


B=Breakfast Included

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address
Abergele Abergele, Bowling Green Bus Stop
Bangor, Nelson Pub Bangor, Bus Stop Opposite Nelson Pub
Bontnewydd Bontnewydd, Bus Stop Near Chip Shop
Bryngwran Bryngwran, School Entrance
Caergeiliog Caergeiliog, Outside Sportsmans Pub
Chester Chester, Holiday Inn South Hotel Bus Stop
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station Bus Stop
Criccieth, Medical Centre Criccieth, Medical Centre Bus Stop
Ewloe Ewloe, Outside St David's Park Hotel
Gaerwen Gaerwen, Stermat Car Park
Gwalchmai Gwalchmai, Opposite Clock
Holyhead Holyhead, Bus Stop Outside Ferry Terminal Entrance
Llandudno Jct. Station Llandudno Junction, Station Hotel Bus Stop
Llandygai Llandygai, Penrhyn Castle Entrance
Llanfairpwll Llanfairpwll, Pringles Car Park
(Parking not permitted at Pringles car park)
Llanfairpwll Park & Ride Llanfairpwll, Park & Ride
Llangefni Llangefni, Church Street Bus Stop
Llanrug Llanrug, Arvonia Garage
Penygroes Penygroes, Crossroads (Outside Victoria Hotel)
Porthmadog Porthmadog, Tesco Bus Stop
Pwllheli Pwllheli, Bus Station
St. Asaph St. Asaph, Bus Stop Outside Petrol Station
Valley Valley, Opposite Valley Hotel
Wrexham, Northbound Wrexham, Taxi Stand King Street
(Taxi Feeder Service)

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