Against the magnificent backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, join us again to experience the Edinburgh Tattoo’s unique blend of music, ceremony, entertainment and theatre. This is a chance to witness the enthralling spectacle which draws thousands of people year after year with its magical atmosphere, featuring the world famous massed pipes and drums, military bands, highland dancers and the haunting sound of the lone piper, once seen never forgotten. There will be free time in Glasgow and Edinburgh.
The 3 star Mercure Livingston Hotel offers ideal accommodation for this short break just 16 miles from Edinburgh. All en suite bedrooms have TV, Wi-Fi, telephone, hairdryer and tea making facilities. There is a restaurant and bar, indoor swimming pool with sauna, steam room and gym. There is no lift but ground floor rooms are available.
We journey north to Glasgow with opportunity to visit the museums at Kelvingrove or enjoy shopping in George Square. We depart Glasgow and continue to Livingston for 2 nights half board accommodation at the Mercure Livingston Hotel.
After breakfast we visit Edinburgh City Centre before returning to the hotel for an early dinner. We transfer to Edinburgh Castle for the 9.00 pm performance of the Tattoo.
PLEASE NOTE: When this information was published Tattoo Tickets were not on sale, there is huge demands so please note, tickets are subject to availability. Also the itinerary may have to be changed to accommodate ticket allocations. From the coach set down point there is a steep cobbled incline to the castle area, and also steps to climb to the seating area.
After breakfast we head south and take a break in Moffat. We continue our journey arriving home early evening.
2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver, Tattoo Ticket.
DEPOSIT: £20.00 per person
Single supplement: £50.00