Golfing in The Kingdom of Fife – Old Course Tour
St Andrews IS the most famous golfing destination in the world. Using St Andrews as a base for your golfing vacation will ensure that you enjoy one of the most wonderful experiences ever. St Andrews is home to the Old Course and golf has been played here for over 600 years. Fife has some of the world’s best links golf courses and so many things to see and do – whether you are interested in the history of Scotland or looking at simply enjoying the atmosphere the Mecca of golf this area has it all.
- Day 1
Arrive in Scotland where you will be met by a company representative and escorted to your vehicle. Transfer to St Andrews to the ancient and historic old town. Check into the Old Course Hotel and relax at your leisure
- Day 2
Play The New Course St Andrews – the course was designed by Old Tom Morris and was opened in 1894. A typical Scottish links golf course the New Course is said by many to be one of the best in the country.
- Day 3
Play The Old Course – golf’s Mecca. Clients tell us that their legs turn to jelly when they stand on the first tee of the Old Course for the first time. Once they have played on the most famous golf course in the world they always vow to return.
- Day 4
Play Kingsbarns is the best new links course to be built in Scotland since Turnberry. It was designed by Kyle Philips and is without doubt one of the most spectacular golf courses in Scotland with views of the North Sea from every hole.
- Day 5
Play Lundin Links – one of the classiest links courses in Scotland it is also one of the oldest. The golf course has wonderful views over the Firth of Forth towards Edinburgh and East Lothian and it is the home to many championships over the years. Brad Faxon qualified for the Open Championship over the course in 2005.
- Day 6
Play Crail Balcomie – Crail Golfing Society is the 7th oldest club in the world and the Balcomie course is one of the most charming in Scotland. It is rumoured to be home of Burningbush the golf course which featured in Michael Murphy’s Golf in the Kingdom.
- Day 7
Play Ladybank is one of the very best heath land golf courses in the country and is an Open Chapmionship qualifying course. Professional Sandy Smith along with secretary Fraser McCluskey will ensure that you receive the warmest of welcomes at this great Scottish golf course.