Things To Do Around Tarskavaig B&B

The East Nuek

This lovely stretch of coastline was described as the "fringe of gold" by King James VI.

Visit its quaint little towns and fishing villages with their cobbled streets and houses with red pan tiles that nestle along the coastline, such as Pittenweem, Crail, St. Monans and Anstruther with its fishing museum and arguably, even more famous fish and chip shop!

The Fife Coastal Path

Tarskavaig is ideally situated for visitors walking the Coastal Path - one of Scotlands Great Trails.  Further information can be found at

The Royal Burgh of St Andrews

St. Andrews is Scotland's oldest university town and, of course, its also known as the home of golf, but this unique town has many charms - historic buildings, beautiful beaches, a huge variety of eating places, from cosy cafes with home made cakes to Michelin starred restaurants.

Its a wonderful place to shop and not just for golfing supplies and souvenirs. Explore the town centre with its cornucopia of boutiques, bookshops, antique shops, delicatessens and specialist bakeries, or just enjoy a refreshing drink in a pavement cafe and watch the world go by.

For more information of what St. Andrews has to offer check out Trip Adviser

Popular attractions to visit when you're in St Andrews

St Andrews University

St Andrews University is a British public research university in St Andrews. It's the oldest of the four ancient universities of Scotland founded between 1410 and 1413. Former students are Prince William Duke of Cambridge and Catherine Duchess of Cambridge.

Kingsbarns distillery and visitor centre

Lindores Abbey distillery for the whiskey lovers and tasters

Eden Mill Distillery and Brewery

The British Golf Museum

The five-star British golf Museum sits at the heart of the home of golf, just yards from the famous old course. Exhibitions and displays are to be enjoyed at the Heritage Centre for golf.

St Andrews Cathedral and St Andrews Castle

St Andrews Cathedral was Scotland's largest cathedral. The museum has a collection of relics and mediaeval sculptures that were found on the site.

St Andrews West Sands Beach and the Swilken Bridge

This Swilken bridge is the very famous Stonebridge on the old course at St Andrews. The bridge spans over this Swilken burn between the first and 18th fairways on the old course. The bridges over 700 years old and is another popular attraction in St Andrews.

St Andrews ghost tours

You can explore the historic locations in the old part of St Andrews on this 90 min walking tour. You can find out why St Andrews is one of the most haunted locations in the world.