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Best things to do in Fife

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

“Sea life aquarium with seal enclosure and shark tank with 112-metre walk-through acrylic tunnel.”
26 locals recommend
“Scone Palace is steeped in history and the family home of the Earls of Mansfield. The Palace was the ancient crowning place of Scottish kings on the stone of Scone, known as the Stone of Destiny. It is now in Edinburgh Castle. There are extensive grounds to meander through and you can admire the resident peacocks who wander the gardens freely. There is also a play-park to keep the young ones entertained and a cafe for food and refreshments. ”
37 locals recommend
Historic Site
“The Cathedral of St Andrew is a ruined Roman Catholic cathedral in St Andrews, Fife, Scotland. It was built in 1158 and became the centre of the Medieval Catholic Church in Scotland as the seat of the Archdiocese of St Andrews and the Bishops and Archbishops of St Andrews.”
18 locals recommend
“Fabulous Bar and Restaurant overlooking the golden beaches of Elie. Great Food and Atmosphere. Dogs are allowed in the main bar area!”
25 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Falkland Palace is a truly fascinating place to visit, and only a few minutes drive from Freuchie. It has one of the world's oldest tennis courts, a chapel, gorgeous furnished rooms to wander and lovely gardens.”
22 locals recommend
“Specialises in traditional Scottish food, married with traditional Scottish hospitality. Some of the best food in St Andrews in an old Golf club factory, what’s not to love.”
26 locals recommend
French Restaurant
“The Peat Inn and is one of the most celebrated dining experiences in Fife. Its remote countryside location makes it the perfect end to a day of exploring the rolling hills of Fife by foot or by car.”
29 locals recommend
“St Andrew's Castle is a ruin located in the coastal Royal Burgh of St Andrews in Fife, Scotland. The castle sits on a rocky promontory overlooking a small beach called Castle Sands and the adjoining North Sea. There has been a castle standing at the site since the times of Bishop Roger, son of the Earl of Leicester.”
17 locals recommend
Fish & Chips Shop
“Famous award winning fish shop . Eat in or take out and eat sitting by the lovely harbour . ”
26 locals recommend
History Museum
“Beautiful and definitely one to go and see. Dunfermline is rather overlooked these days but as the old capitol of Scotland it has a very rich history. ”
11 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
“Amazing ice cream in lots and lots of flavours a must have when visiting St Andrews”
15 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“A variety of events and concerts are on throughout the year, check the website out to see what's on.”
11 locals recommend
Food & Drink Shop
“Local farm shop selling local and gourmet food produce . Often have foodie nights. ”
23 locals recommend
“Some of the best food and cocktails in town. Much of the food is locally-sourced.”
16 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“This lovely local farm shop is just outside Elie. You can walk along the costal path to work up an appetite!”
16 locals recommend
History Museum
“Underground Cold War bunker museum which was kept secret for over 50 years - a relic left over from the Cold War conflict”
10 locals recommend