Neil Forbes

St. Andrews Tour

A luxury tour to St. Andrews and the fishing villages of Fife offers a unique and unforgettable experience of Fife’s rich cultural heritage and scenic beauty.

 Your chauffeured transfer will collect you from your hotel in Edinburgh, heading over The Queensferry Crossing, stopping in Dunfermline, visiting the abbey, the burial place of many ancient kings of Scotland and taking in Andrew Carnegie’s birthplace.

We then drive to the village of Falkland, the home of the fine Renaissance palace, before heading onwards to St. Andrews, a picturesque coastal town famous for its golf course, medieval ruins, and sandy beaches. Along the way, you’ll pass through rolling hills, quaint villages, and verdant farmland that give you a glimpse of the region’s rural charm.

In St. Andrews, you can visit the historic university and cathedral, learning about the town’s role in Scottish history and its long-standing reputation as a centre of education and religious devotion. Stopping for lunch, you’ll have time to visit the world-renowned Old Course, which has hosted countless golfing legends and continues to attract enthusiasts worldwide.

After exploring St. Andrews, your tour will take you to the fishing villages of Fife, a string of picturesque towns along the coast that offer a glimpse of Scotland’s seafaring traditions and culinary delights. Among the highlights of the tour are the villages of Anstruther, Pittenweem, and Crail, which offer a mix of quaint harbours, cobbled streets, and seafood restaurants serving fresh catches from the North Sea.

Throughout the tour, we will provide insights into the region’s history, culture, and natural beauty. 

Overall, a luxury tour to St. Andrews and the fishing villages of Fife is an ideal way to experience Scotland’s unique blend of history, culture, and natural beauty in a style that befits its rich heritage and refined tastes.

Neil Forbes

Neil is the founder of Saltire Executive Travel, offering the finest in Holidays and day tours throughout Scotland, including Golf, whisky and castles with History.