The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is an annual series of Military tattoos performed by British Armed Forces, Commonwealth and International military bands, and display teams on the esplanade of Edinburgh Castle in the Scottish capital of Edinburgh. 2020 Event cancelled due to Covid-19.

Scotland’s famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is known as the “greatest show on earth”. Set against the stunning backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, the Tattoo is always a sell-out and has been watched by millions over its 65 year history.

Featuring a cast of over 1000 incredible performers, witness this magnificent spectacle of music, dance and precision display. The traditional Celtic Massed Pipes and Drums, Military Bands and Highland Dancers are joined by a selection of the best cultural and military performers from around the world.

Including performances from Top Secret (Switzerland), Royal Marine Band, Royal Air Force Band, Welsh Guards Army Band, The Republic of Fiji Military Forces Band, HM The King of Norway’s Guards Band and Drill Team, New Zealand Army Band, Auckland Police Pipe Band, Lochiel Marching Drill Team and more to be announced…

Show dates: 2020 Event cancelled due to Covid-19.

Show times: Monday – Friday 9:00pm | Saturday: 7:15pm & 10:30pm

Price clarification:
Special Offer Prices apply for stays on a Sunday & Monday Night ONLY.
Midweek Package Prices apply for completed stays Sunday to Thursday.
Weekend Package Prices apply for a stays Friday & Saturday nights.

Package Inclusions:

2 Nights accommodation
Breakfast Daily (except at Haymarket Hub, Mode Aparthotel & Eden Locke where breakfast is NOT included)
Standard Ticket in Section 16

Hotel Options & Prices:

★★★ Haymarket Hub (Budget) – on a ROOM ONLY Basis
Distance to Tattoo: 1 mile
2021 dates &prices available soon.
2021 dates &prices available soon.

★★★ Mode Aparthotel – on a ROOM ONLY Basis
Distance to Tattoo: 1 mile
2021 dates &prices available soon.
2021 dates &prices available soon.

★★★ Ibis South Bridge – with daily breakfast
Distance to Tattoo: 0.5 miles
2021 dates &prices available soon.
2021 dates &prices available soon.

★★★★ The Inn Place – with daily breakfast
Distance to Tattoo: 0.3 miles 
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2021 dates &prices available soon.

★★★ ibis Styles – with daily breakfast
Distance to Tattoo: 0.7 mile 
2021 dates &prices available soon.
2021 dates &prices available soon.
2021 dates &prices available soon.

★★★★ Eden Locke – on a ROOM ONLY basis in a Studio
Distance to Tattoo: 0.7 miles 
2021 dates &prices available soon.
2021 dates &prices available soon.
2021 dates &prices available soon.

★★★ Motel One, Royal – with daily breakfast
Distance to Tattoo: 0.3 miles
2021 dates &prices available soon.

★★★★ Courtyard by Marriott – with daily breakfast
Distance to Tattoo: 0.9 miles
2021 dates &prices available soon.
2021 dates &prices available soon.
2021 dates &prices available soon.

★★★★ Radisson Blu – with daily breakfast
Distance to Tattoo: 0.4 miles
2021 dates &prices available soon.
2021 dates &prices available soon.

Ticket Upgrade Supplements:
To Section 4 from TBA
To Section 7 from TBA

* Conditions: Prices per person in NZ$ twin share in a standard room. Payment: non-refundable deposit of NZ$300pp plus any ticket upgrade supplement due at the time of booking. Balance due by 1 May 2021. Due balance is subject to exchange rate fluctuations and selling price is guaranteed only upon receiving full payment. Exchange rate used for listed prices is .47 against the GBP (as displayed on our parent company site Francis Travel Marketing). Once the booking has been paid for in full, NO refunds/amendments allowed. Distance listed are all approx. Subject to availability and AIM Holidays T&Cs.