A Short Break In Edinburgh – The Festival City!16 June 2008
Superbreak promotes Edinburgh Tattoo and Festival Packages
The Edinburgh Tattoo and Festival takes place this August against the stunning backdrop of Edinburgh Castle and what better time to spend a weekend in the Scottish Capital. Each year, thousands of people flock to Edinburgh to participate in the biggest arts festival in the world and enjoy the traditional pageantry as 600 musicians and horses take part in the Military Tattoo.
This year, short break specialist Superbreak (www.superbreak.com) has launched a range of two and three night packages at a range of hotels which allow visitors to make the most of a stay in the city. Alongside tickets to the Tattoo, the package also includes the ‘Royal Edinburgh Ticket’ which allows admission to Edinburgh Castle, The Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Royal Yacht Britannia plus two days unlimited travel on all City Tour buses and the Majestic Tour.
The International and Fringe festivals also run throughout August and it’s possible to experience a wide range of shows around the city from comedy to opera. There are still packages available and with so much include this is a great way to get the most out of a visit to Edinburgh.
Sample packages still available include:
Four Star, Three Night Weekend Package - £375 per person - Prices start from £375 per person to include three night’s bed and full breakfast accommodation starting on 1, 8, 15 or 23 August at the four star Holiday Inn Edinburgh, a second price reserved seat in the East Stand to the Edinburgh Military Tattoo on the Saturday evening and the Royal Edinburgh Ticket as above. Based on two sharing.
Four Star, Two Night Mid-Week Package £309 per person - Prices start from £309 per person to include two night’s bed and full breakfast accommodation starting on 5, 7, 12, 14, 19 or 21 August at the four star The George Hotel on George Street, a second price reserved seat in the East Stand to the Edinburgh Military Tattoo on the Tuesday (for Monday arrivals) or Thursday (for Wednesday arrivals) evening and the Royal Edinburgh Ticket as above. Based on two sharing.
A range of other central Edinburgh hotels are also available. In addition, those who wish to leave their car behind and take the train, Superbreak can arrange rail travel as part of the package.
For more information or to book call Superbreak on 0871 222 3055 or visit www.superbreak.com