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St Andrews and Fife Small Group Day Trip from Edinburgh
"Your day trip takes you across the famous Forth Road Bridge giving you a great view of the spectacular Forth Rail Bridge until recently the longest cantilever bridge in the world.Once over the bridge you'll enter the Kingdom of Fife an isolated peninsula surrounded by the waters of the Firth of Forth the Firth of Tay and the North Sea. The highlight is the area known as East Neuk. The small fishing villages hugging the coastline here were infamous as a paradise for smugglers.You'll then stop in Anstruther before traveling to the medieval town the capital of the Scottish Church for almost 1000 years and home to the oldest university in Scotland (600 years)
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Aberfeldy Distillery Tour
"Your visit will start with a short film in the auditorium followed by a chance to explore the heritage centre and discover more about the remarkable history of John Dewar & Sons. This part of your visit is self guided with the aid of audio guides/ipads available in various languages. Your experienced tour guide will then take you on a tour of the Aberfeldy Distillery and warehouse so you can learn more about the whisky making magic! The tour ends with a wee dram in the whisky lounge for adults / senior nestled on the banks of the River Tay 20 mins from the A9 in Highland Perthshire 90 minutes from Edinburgh. Free parking. Additional tastings and whisky cocktails are available at the bar. You can browse the shop showcasing the full Dewar's portfolio along with exclusive limited edition single cask bottlings and fill you present your voucher on arrival. Please note
From GBP10.00
 
Day Trip to St Andrews Dunfermline and the Fife Coast in a Private Minibus from Edinburgh
"Leaving Edinburgh we travel north to South Queensferry. The town is named after the 11th century QueenMargaret who dedicated her life to the people and particularly the church earning her the name ‘Saint Margaret.’From South Queensferry we drive over the Forth Road Bridge giving us a spectacular view of one of Scotland’s greatest man-made landmarks – the Forth Rail Bridge. At over a mile and a half long the bridge was until recently the longest Cantilever bridge in the world. Once over the bridge we enter into the Kingdom of Fife.We now head towards one of Scotland’s ancient Capitals Dunfermline. Here we visit the ancient ruins of Dunfermline Abbey
From GBP425.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Perth

Loch Earn

We stopped of briefly at Loch Earn on our way from Dunfermline to thw west coast. Enjoying a coffee in a secluded layby, we were treaed to the gentle sound of lapping water, and nice views with snow...
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stevezero
May 24, 2006

Magical Grandeur at Fingask Castle

In November 2005 I attended a weekend wedding celebration at the 16th Century Fingask Castle, a place that must come under the off the beaten path tip banner as even i was not aware of it's existence...
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weewatty
Nov 28, 2005

Meikleour Beech Hedge

Often not quoted in guidebooks to the area is the Meikleour Beech Hedge, pretty well known locally though.Well its basically a big muckle hedge, infact the tallest in the world. And thats about that,...
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weewatty
Feb 25, 2005

Ancient Route Way - certainly a beaten path, once

Taking time to explore the countryside suddenly pays dividends!!!Just imagine finding this old route, cobbled and linking villages by the chilling "Gallow Hill" and Standing Stones below the hill fort...
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scotlandscotour
Jun 14, 2004

Across the River - Rodney Gardens and Sculptures

When in Perth, make sure you cross over the River Tay and walk through the Gardens there - good place for a picnic - and enjoy the sculptures. There are 3 bridges and its best to walk over the...
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scotlandscotour
Mar 22, 2004

Perth Cobbled Street in Detail

Down narrow side streets (in Perth called Vennels) you often will find beautifully lade cobbled streets, just wide enough for a cart to make its way loaded with produce to/from the harbour on the...
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Mar 22, 2004
 
 
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Perth "Old High Street"

This picture was taken as the light faded, on a wet day in early March, to avoid photographing people.The church - St Pauls - dominates this "forgotten" end of the High Street but is empty and...
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scotlandscotour
Mar 16, 2004

Blair Castle II

A rarity. The piper is one of the Atholl HIghlanders - a member of one of the few private armies still in existence in the UK. This privilege was granted to the Duke of Atholl following a visit by...
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leffe3
Aug 31, 2003

Blair Castle

Dating from 1269, Blair Castle is a couple of miles outside the village of Blair Atholl. Whitewashed, turreted, its location, in its own parkland and surrounding by the brooding Grampian...
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leffe3
Aug 31, 2003

The Hermitage (Dunkeld/Birnam)

Across the Tay from Birnam is the sister community of Birnam (and its the site of the railway station serving both).The village, although famed for the location of Macbeth's moving forest ("I will not...
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leffe3
Aug 31, 2003

Dunkeld

About 12 miles north of Perth is the small town of Dunkeld, proclaimed Scotland's ecclessiastic capital way back in 850. It flourished for more than 800 years before being ransacked by soldiers loyal...
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leffe3
Aug 31, 2003

Top Hotels in Perth

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Kinclaven By Stanley, Perth, Perth and Kinross, PH1 4QN, United Kingdom
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Tay Street, Perth, Perth and Kinross, PH1 5LD, United Kingdom
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200 Dunkeld Road, Inveralmond, Perth, Perth and Kinross, PH1 3AQ, United Kingdom
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Broxden Roundabout Service Area, Perth, Perth and Kinross, PH2 OLP, United Kingdom
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105 Leonard Street, Perthshire, Perth, Perth and Kinross, PH2 8HB, United Kingdom
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17 PItcullen Crescent, Perth, PH2 7HT, United Kingdom
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Things to Do Near Perth

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The Tay Bridge

When we arrived at Dundee, we had to cross the 1.4mile Tay river bridge which spans the estuary of the River Tay between Dundee and Newport-on-Tay. The bridge was designed by William A Fairhurst and...
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Dunfermline Abbey

We decided to take a drive around some places in Scotland and Dunfermline Abbey and Palace grounds just happened to be one of the places we stopped at. We almost didn't get into the Palace grounds,...
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The Roundel

The Roundel is a three storey house which dates from the late 16th century. In Scotland I saw many houses with staircase towers, only all were narrow and tall, this angle stair-tower was fat and...
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St. Salvator's Church

St. Salvator's chapel is part of St. Andrew's University. It was founded in 1450 as a part of Bishop James Kennedy's College of the Holy Saviour and as a Missionary as well. Built in rubble...
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Saint Andrews

Another place I always enjoy visiting is Saint Andrews. St Andrews is located on the east coast of Fife. The town is home to the University of St Andrews, the oldest university in Scotland. The...
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Gates, Arches, Doors and more

Are you like me and find old doors, door knockers, arches, decorative fixtures and fittings from medieval times interesting, then you are going to love your time in St. Andrews. As the city is very...
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"Perth Travel Tips - Perth Scotland - "Perthshire""
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"Wonderful Perthshire"
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"Perth and Kinross"
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"Perth"
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"Perth - Gateway to the Highlands"
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