Last-minute Royal Military Tattoo city break hotel + ticket packages.


The Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo is one of Scotland’s most iconic events. Held annually in August, it is a unique blend of music and military theatre set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. 2010 marks the Diamond Jubilee Year of the Tattoo. 

It’s not too late to book your place at the 2010 Edinburgh Military Tattoo (August 6-28, 2010) - prices start at just £149 per person for an unforgettable Edinburgh Festival city break. See details at


Against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, the world’s most spectacular Tattoo will host a celebration of talent from four continents including pipers, gymnasts, singers, dancers and an amazing motorcycle display team. As always, the exciting programme will include probably its two most popular items - the music of the Massed Pipes and Drums and that of the Massed Military Bands. Among the many bands taking part are those of South African Irish Regiment along with the South Australian Pipes and Drums and the prestigious Military Band of the Coldstream Guards.

Find out more on the Tattoo website.