Leave the coast at Dunbar and to North Berwick before exploring the Pentland Hills Regional Park. Spend time taking in the attractions of Falkirk before visiting Kinross en route to the golf courses of St. Andrews. Pause at Kirkcaldy and then cross the Forth Bridge to reach Scotland’s capital, the city of Edinburgh.
Enjoy the East Lothian coastal scenery of Dunbar and explore the ruins of the castle which stand over the twin harbours of the town. The area has a great sunshine record – so relax and take in John Muir Country Park and other attractions at Foxlake and East Links Family Park.
Famous for its award winning floral displays, the seaside town of North Berwick is a great place to enjoy the beach and some traditional seaside entertainment – the fish and chips are very good! Take in the views out to the Firth of Forth, Bass Rock or nearby Tantallon Castle.
Pentland Hills Regional Park
Escape to the Pentland Hills Regional Park to enjoy the fresh air and some great views. With over 100km of trails, it is a great place to walk, run, hike, bike or go horse riding. If you fancy something less energetic then just relax and take a picnic.
Falkirk in the Forth Valley has a range of attractions for the visitor. Marvel at the Falkirk Wheel – the world’s only rotating boat lift connecting the Union and Forth & Clyde Canals and take in the awe inspiring Kelpies – towering horse head artwork. Other attractions include Bo’ness Kinneil Railway, Antonine Wall and Blackness Castle.
Nestled beside the nature reserve of Loch Leven, Kinross has a welcoming high street and a number of heritage trails to explore. Enjoy the loch and may be visit Loch Leven Castle – formerly a prison for Mary Queen of Scots.
Famous for its picturesque golf courses – particularly the Old Course - the seaside town of St. Andrews has some great views and gives visitors the opportunity to explore the British Golf Museum, the ruins of the 13th century St. Andrews Castle and 12th century cathedral.
Visit Kellie Castle on the way to Kirkcaldy famous for Europe’s longest street fair, held on the esplanade at Easter, Kirkcaldy has a number of shops, boutiques and restaurants. Explore Beveridge Park and Ravenscraig Park which leads through the Ravenscraig Castle.
Cross the Forth Bridge to Scotland’s capital and major tourist attraction, Edinburgh. Walk the Royal Mile, take in the magnificent Edinburgh Castle, explore The Edinburgh Dungeon and enjoy a whiskey tour – you’ll not be short of things to do in this cosmopolitan city.