Edinburgh Festival & The Military Tattoo

Overview

Selected Highlights

  • Tickets to the 2017 Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo - the greatest show on Earth!
  • Experience the incredible Edinburgh Festival - the world's largest arts festival (4th - 28th August 2017)
  • Explore Edinburgh's Old Town - a UNESCO World Heritage Site home to Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile & Holyrood Palace
  • Enjoy the Edinburgh City Bus Tour & visit St Giles’ Cathedral, The National Gallery, The Royal Yacht Britannia and the Scottish Parliament

This self-guided itinerary visits Edinburgh, Scotland’s majestic capital and one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. In August the city plays host to the thrilling Edinburgh Festival, with over 50,000 performances of theatre, comedy, dance, physical theatre, circus, cabaret, musicals, opera, spoken word, exhibitions & events.

Tickets are included for the wonderful Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo. In 2017 The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo embraces a colourful theme; Splash of Tartan, and plays host to a stunning array of performers from all over the world. In a Royal Navy lead year, set sail with the Massed Bands of Her Majesty's Royal Marines as we celebrates the history, heritage and colour of Scotland's global family - both near and far. 

Music, dance, cultural troupes, singers and the poignant refrain of the Lone Bagpiper against the stunning backdrop of Edinburgh Castle make the 2017 Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo the most spectacular show in the world.