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Royal Yacht Britannia tickets

Availability: Every day
Duration: 2 hours
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  • Scotland’s highest rated visitor attraction for the past 10 years
  • Explore a unique Royal residence
What to expect

The Royal Yacht Britannia was home to Her Majesty The Queen and the British Royal Family for over 40 years, sailing over a million miles around the world. Now an award winning five-star visitor attraction and permanently-berthed in Edinburgh, visitors can follow in the footsteps of Royalty to discover the heart and soul of this most unique of Royal residences.

The tour of Britannia covers five decks of the ship and is done by means of an audio guide which is included in the price of admission. Beginning at the command center for the ship (the Bridge) visitors will see the areas of the ship in which Her Majesty the Queen and her family lived as well as the areas where the 240 officers and crew lived and worked. You will see the State Dining Room where the Queen entertained many of the world’s heads of state over a 40-year period and the tour ends at the magnificent engine room, providing a fascinating insight into life aboard the United Kingdom’s last Royal yacht.

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What's included
  • Entrance to the Royal Yacht Britannia
  • Audioguide
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  • Children (ages 5-17)
  • Seniors (ages 60 and up)

Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh EH6 6JH, UK

Meeting point:

Bring a printed copy of your voucher to the entrance. Arriving by bus: Lothian bus services from Edinburgh city center - 11, 22 or 35. Alternatively, Majestic Tour buses depart regularly from Waverley Bridge in Edinburgh city center.

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  • Audioguides are available in 30 languages: English, French, Dutch, German, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, Greek, Turkish, Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Russian, Czech, Polish, Hungarian, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Cantonese, Mandarin, South Korean, Thai, Scottish Gaelic, Romanian and Welsh
  • British Sign Language tablets and Braille script are also available for deaf and blind visitors
  • Bell photo copyright Helen Pugh. Other photos copyright Marc Millar
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  • Britannia is open every day
  • January to March
    • Open 10.00am
    • Last admission at 3.30 pm
  • April to October
    • Open 9.30 am
    • Last admission at 4.30 pm
  • November to December
    • Open 10.00am
    • Last admission at 3.30 pm
  • Britannia is open daily with the exception of Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. Last admission on Christmas Eve is 2:30 pm and New Year’s Eve is 3:00 pm
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