St Andrews is set in a spectacular position on the edge of the wooded hills of the Fife countryside, looking out over a rocky headland to the dramatic waters of the North Sea.

St Andrews

For more than a thousand years, this historic town has been a focal point for bishops and kings, saints and martyrs, students and holidaymakers, and of course some of the greatest golfers in the world.

St Andrews is a magical place to visit and boasts a rich and colourful history, which you are reminded of whenever you walk along the three main streets at the heart of this historic town.

Add in the wide variety of bars and restaurants set amongst the ruins and ancient University buildings, and the beautiful beaches that blend in with the world famous links golf courses, and you have a destination that is truly unique.

The Visit St Andrews website provides more information to visitors about the town and the surrounding Fife countryside.