Edinburgh Tattoo Tarbet

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2 Included Excursions
  • Ticket for the Edinburgh Military Tattoo – one of the world’s greatest shows!
  • Free time in capital Edinburgh
  • Discover fascinating Inveraray Jail

Join us for the spectacular mix of music, pomp and ceremony of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, staying in Tarbet on the peaceful shores of Loch Lomond. This incredible annual event in Edinburgh is famous for its music, dance and fantastic displays from around the world, and makes for the experience of a lifetime.
During our holiday, we’ll also enjoy a trip to the white-walled town of Inveraray, situated on the shores of Loch Fyne. While here, we’ll explore the Inveraray Jail Museum, sure to make for a fascinating excursion.

This Holiday is Great For

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Day One:
From home to Tarbet

Day Two-Four:

In and around Tarbet

Day Five:

From Tarbet to home

Tarbet Hotel


  • A Bay Preferred hotel – find out more here
  • Situated in the pretty village of Tarbet between scenic Loch Lomond and Loch Long
  • Enjoy stunning views of Loch Lomond as well as a modern restaurant and evening entertainment in the hotel
  • Explore Scotland’s largest national park and easily reach historic Stirling and cosmopolitan Glasgow

Stay on the shores of legendary Loch Lomond in the village of Tarbet surrounded by forests and magnificent mountains.

The hotel is less than a five minute walk from Tarbet Pier from where you can take a cruise over the loch to Rowardennan during which you can enjoy insurmountable views of Ben Lomond. Tarbet has a number of quaint tearooms which are a great place to enjoy a relaxing cup of tea while enjoying views over the loch.

Heading further out you can experience the stunning scenery of the Duke’s Pass on the other side of the national park, on the drive over you will have the chance to see the southern end of Loch Lohmond and the many islands that dot its surface. From Tarbet it is possible to take a day trip out to the historic city of Stirling which for many years was Scotland’s capital and one of its most important cities. Glasgow is less than an hour away by car and has a great range of architecture harking back to its glory days as a Victorian industrial city.

In the hotel’s restaurant you can enjoy fabulous sights over the surrounding countryside while eating tasty breakfast and evening meals daily. Sit down in the bar during the evening to take in great entertainment and enjoy the views over the loch from some of the hotel’s rooms. In your room for added space and comfort upgrade to a superior or premier room, for even greater relaxation during your stay.

Rooms at this hotel

Hotel Gallery

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The Local Area

Included Excursions

Full day: Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Today we visit historical Edinburgh and in the stunning setting of the floodlit castle to enjoy the spectacle that is the Edinburgh Military Tattoo!

Please note: Lunch will be included instead of evening meal on this day


Half Day: Inveraray and Inveraray Jail

Join our jaunt to the pretty white-walled town of Inveraray, located on the shores of Loch Fyne home to the fascinating Inveraray Jail Museum to which we include a visit.