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Royal Yacht Britannia Tickets, Edinburgh


Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?


  • Duration

    You can spend as long as you wish at the Royal Yacht Britannia

  • Start time

    Royal Yacht Britannia is open at the following times:
    1 April to 31 October: 9:30am to 4pm (Last admission) 1 November to 31 March: 10am to 3:30pm (Last admission)

  • Meeting Point
    Royal Yacht Britannia is located at Ocean Terminal, Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ, Scotland
    By rail: The nearest train station is Edinburgh Waverley
    By bus: Lothian Bus services from Edinburgh city centre are 11, 22 or 35.
  • Ending Point

    Same as the start point

Key Highlights

  • Visit one of the United Kingdom’s top attractions, the Royal Yacht Britannia
  • Explore the former floating residence of the British Royal family
  • Visit all the five decks of the yacht; the State Apartments, the Engine Room and more!
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted!!


Visit Scotland’s top attraction, the Royal Yacht Britannia which served the British Royal family for 44 years. See the Queen’s floating Royal residence which has travelled over a million miles and presently has been moored permanently in Leith, Edinburgh.

The Royal Yacht Britannia has been the place for several royal holidays, official affairs and it was on this vessel that Prince Charles and Princess Diana sailed around the Mediterranean after they got married. The yacht has also played host to famous guests such as Nelson Mandela and Winston Churchill.

See the elegant State Apartments and Royal Bedrooms, the relaxing Sun Lounge and the Royal Deck Tea Room. Your entrance ticket also lets you explore the life below decks in the Sick Bay and the Laundry. You will visit all the five decks of this glorious vessel.

On the yacht, audio guides are available in 27 languages which give insight into the private and public lives of the Royals.


  • Royal Yacht Britannia admission ticket
  • Audio Guide offered in 27 languages
  • BSL tablet for visitors with hearing impairment and Braille Script for visitors who are visually impaired


  • Hotel transfers

Please note

The Royal Yacht Britannia is wheelchair-friendly .

Audio Guide offered in the following languages: English, French, Dutch, German, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, Greek, Turkish, Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Arabic, Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi, Thai, Korean, Japanese, Cantonese, Mandarin and Brazilian Portuguese.

Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone (But if you rather print a copy- that's fine too).

Any guest booking senior rates may be asked to provide ID on the day of the activity. Senior rates are valid for those aged 60 and over.

Customer Reviews

  • 5
    Real royal experience , must see when visiting .
    02/24/2020 Amy cleverley,
  • 5
    An excellent tour.
    09/10/2017 Jan Webster,
  • 5
    06/12/2016 sandeep bhatnagar, India

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