The Fife Coast Route in 6 days

  • Duration 6 Days / 5 Nights
  • Grade
  • Start / Finish Burntisland / St. Andrews
  • Distance 79 km / 49 miles
  • Trip Style Self Guided
  • Availability
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  • Availability
    March,
  • Price From $813

Overview

Venture for a walk amid the fascinating white sandy beaches on the Fife Coast. Discover the charms of the traditional fishing villages, visit ancient castles and delve into the prehistoric caves found in this region.

  • Enjoy the enchanting views of the coast.
  • Dare to explore the Elie Chainwalk, a path that winds along the base of a cliff.
  • Get to know the beautiful St. Andrews Castle.
  • Learn about the history and culture of these lands.
  • A wide variety of flora and fauna will accompany you throughout the tour.

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    Itinerary

    Services

    Included

    • Accommodation
    • Breakfasts
    • Transfers as specified in the itinerary
    • Baggage transfer service between stages
    • Information dossier with maps and routes
    • 24-hour telephone support
    • Taxes included

    Excluded

    • Unspecified transfers
    • Personal equipment
    • Unspecified meals
    • Snacks and drinks
    • Tourist taxes

    Extras

    • Travel insurance
    • Cancellation insurance
    • Additional nights before, during or after the tour
    • Improved hotel room upgrades (if available)

    Accomodation

    General information

    The accommodations with which we collaborate have a private bathroom and all the necessary services to ensure the best comfort available.

    Our team checks in situ the quality of all the accommodations offered, so that you have an unforgettable experience during your trip.

    The accommodation that we will book for your trip will be selected taking into account our commitment to you: guaranteeing comfort, calm and enjoyment throughout your trip.

    We work with quality hotels and country cottages with limited capacity, so we invite you to confirm your reservation as soon as possible.

    The name of each accommodation will be provided to you a few weeks before your trip begins.

    Room types

    It is possible to book this journey in single, double or triple rooms.

    All rooms have private bathrooms.

    Map

    Travel & Transfers

    To get to the starting point of this walking holiday on the Fife Coast, the best option is to take a flight to Edinburgh, and from there, a train to Burntisland (about 30 to 40 minutes).

    When you've finished your trip, you can take a bus from St. Andrews to continue your tour of Scotland or head to the city from where you're taking the flight back to your place of origin.

    FAQs

    We recommend you make this walking holiday between the end of March and October.

    In particular, between April and May, it can be a good time to travel as the weather is quite pleasant.

    We recommend that you book as soon as you are sure about your dates, as accommodation can fill up very quickly in this area. 

    This route has a medium-low difficulty level, but we have itineraries that suit your needs. It is recommended that you are in good physical condition to make the most of this walking holiday.

    Yes, this is a requirement to book with us. It's important that this insurance covers your activities, emergency evacuation, and hospital care.

    Yes, it's included. We will transfer the luggage between each accommodation according to your itinerary. Each person can take a suitcase up to 20 kg (45 lbs).

    Once you make your reservation we will send you all the detailed information about the specific equipment you need for this route, considering recommendations for shoes, boots, clothes and a day-to day backpack. 

    You can call us to arrange a private transfer for you.

    If you prefer, you can also use public transport or local taxis to get to your next accommodation.