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St Andrews castles, cathedrals and Kings

Availability: Sundays
Duration: 9 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Explore the beautiful city of St Andrews
  • Visit the Falkland Palace or visit Outlander filming locations
  • Meander the stunning East Neuk fishing villages
What to expect

Crossing the infamous Forth Railway Bridge, you head into Fife which is where all the action takes place. This tour allows you to visit off-the-beaten-track parts of Fife, including gorgeous East Neuk, filled with historic fishing villages and stunning coastal scenery which some of which you'll get a chance to explore.

You'll then head on to the namesake of the tour: St Andrews. Here you'll get a chance to explore at your leisure, taking in the beautiful Cathedral, discovering the stunning Castle, or perhaps just enjoying a stroll down the beach. If you recognize it, it's with good reason, it was used as a set in the film Chariots of Fire. Perhaps if you love golf you'll play a hole or two, it would be rude not to, given that St Andrews is the spiritual home of the game.

Heading next to Falkland, you'll be seemingly transported back in time, as it has remained a very traditional village. If you're a fan, you may recognize it as post-war Inverness as shown on Outlander. Here there are plenty of opportunities to potter around, window shopping, royal palace visiting or coffee drinking, before heading home.

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What's included
  • Professional driver-guide
  • Transportation on a mini-coach with air-conditioning
What's not included
  • Entrance to St Andrews Cathedral, St. Andrews Castle or Falkland Palace and gardens
Reduced price
  • Children (3-15 years): reduced
  • Adults (65+ years): reduced
  • Students (with valid ID): reduced
Where

1 Parliament Square
Royal Mile/High Street
Edinburgh EH1 1RE

Meeting point:

Please meet your tour in front of Caffè Nero in Parliament Square.

What to remember
  • Entrance to St Andrews Cathedral and Castle can be purchased on their official website
  • Entrance to Falkland Palace and Gardens can be purchased on their official website
  • As you will travel in mini-coaches, luggage space is limited. You can bring one cabin sized piece of luggage, 55cm x 40cm x 20cm, which cannot exceed 15kg, to be stored in the boot of the bus and one small handbag or rucksack to have on the bus with you
  • This tour does not accept children under the age of 3
  • If you have any mobility requirements, please notify us of this at the point of booking
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When
  • Every Sunday
  • Departs from meeting point at 9.00am (check in 8.45am)
  • Return to meeting point around 6.00pm
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Provider
Highland Experience Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the activity begins. If you cancel up to 2 days before, you can still receive a 50 % refund.

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