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St Andrews & the Fishing Villages of Fife Small-Group Day Tour from Edinburgh provided by Rabbie's

St Andrews & the Fishing Villages of Fife Small-Group Day Tour from Edinburgh

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 20/07/24 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from St Andrews & the Fishing Villages of Fife Small-Group Day Tour from Edinburgh
• Face coverings are mandatory and must always be worn. • Infrared thermometer temperature check during check-in for tour. Passengers with temperature readings above 38 degrees will not be able to travel for health and safety reasons. • Simple Covid-19 health questionnaire upon arrival.
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Updated 20/07/24 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Plan a stress-free visit to Scotland’s oldest university on this full-day tour with transport from Edinburgh. In addition to navigating, your guide offers local tales about each stop on the itinerary, from hidden gem fishing villages often overlooked by visitors to the frame-worthy University of St. Andrews campus. Enjoy the comfort of a small group size and the convenience of a discount card at St. Andrews cafes, shops, and attractions.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
Rabbie's Cafe Bar
6 Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh EH1 3EG, UK
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  • 1
    Forth Bridge
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 2
    Anstruther Harbour
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 3
    St Andrews Links
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Falkland Palace & Garden
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll end at
Rabbie's Cafe Bar
6 Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh EH1 3EG, UK
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Highlights
  • Guide offers local stories about the area’s history and landmarks
  • Make stops in small villages often missed by visitors
  • Discount card provided for restaurants, boutiques, and attractions
  • Small group size ensures a personal experience
Important Information
Departure Point
Rabbie's Cafe Bar, 6 Waterloo Pl, Edinburgh EH1 3EG, UK
Duration
8h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional driver/guide
  • Transport by top of the range Mercedes mini-coach
  • Small Group (max 16 people) for a more personal experience
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Admission fees
  • Entry/Admission - St Andrews Links
  • Entry/Admission - Falkland Palace & Garden
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Additional Info
  • Min. age 5 years old. We do not accept children under the age of 5 years.
  • Please note that tours stops and timings are flexible and for reference purposes only.
  • Luggage Allowance: You're restricted to 14kg (31lbs) of luggage per person on our tours. This should be one piece of luggage similar to an airline carry-on bag (approximately 55cm x 45cm x 25cm / 22in x 17in x 10in) plus a small bag for onboard personal items.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Check in closes 15 minutes prior to departure
  • In order to retain the integrity of the tour and try to ensure that all our customers have the best possible experience, we do cap bookings from any one party to 8 passengers.
  • For your optional St. Andrews Castle and St. Andrews Cathedral tickets, please book in advance, using the link printed on your voucher.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Falkland Palace - due to Covid19 restrictions, Falkland Palace is currently closed, but you will be able to take photos and explore the town.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Boyd F wrote a review Mar 2020
Houston, Texas159 contributions40 helpful votes
Unlike our visit to the Highlands on the previous day, this day trip to St Andrews was truly wonderful. Our driver, John, was very informative and also very respectful of our group and our desires along the way. We absolutely enjoyed this day trip and would do it again and
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Date of experience: March 2020
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suzanne a wrote a review Mar 2020
Melbourne, Australia7 contributions
Great day trip. Loved every minute. I did 4 trips with Rabbies over a two week visit to Edinburgh and Inverness and had no complaints. Lovely, knowledgeable and eager to please guides. Highly recommend Rabbies. Thanks Rabbies, love you work. From female solo traveller. March
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Tiina46 wrote a review Feb 2020
Brantford, Canada7 contributions3 helpful votes
Catty was an absolutely perfect tour guide and we loved the tour. She was very knowledgeable and accommodating.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Rabbies_Aimee, Guest Relations Manager at St Andrews & the Fishing Villages of Fife Small-Group Day Tour from Edinburgh
Responded 28 Feb 2020
Thanks so much, we're glad you enjoyed it and that Catty looked after you so well. Best wishes, Aimee
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Tina S wrote a review Feb 2020
Sibenik, Croatia6 contributions
We went to this trip with high expectations and our guide totally fulfill it. Villages are beautiful. Weather was sunny, atmosphere more than relaxed. In one word "great". Thank you Ashleigh!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Alexander C wrote a review Feb 2020
12 contributions3 helpful votes
We enjoyed our experience, although the weather wasn't really pleasant: four seasons in an hour. We found a nice bakery in the village of Anstruther (our first stop) just in front of the harbour, and also spent great time in St Andrews, being particularly happy for having 3
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Rabbies_Aimee, Guest Relations Manager at St Andrews & the Fishing Villages of Fife Small-Group Day Tour from Edinburgh
Responded 28 Feb 2020
It was a pleasure to welcome you back on tour again, thanks so much for joining us. We're glad you enjoyed the itinerary and having plenty of time to see the sights in St. Andrews. We look forward to seeing you again, All the best, Aimee
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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