25 things to do on a holiday in the East Neuk of Fife

Here are 25 things we have done as a family whilst on holiday at Sandcastle Cottage. There is definitely something for everyone on a holiday in the East Neuk of Fife and St Andrews.  As seasoned holidaymakers in the area, there are of course some glaring omissions but we thought the selection might inspire you if you’re considering a break here.

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25 things we did on a holiday in Crail

  1. Elie Watersports – Kayaking
  2. Walked Fife Coastal Path Largo – Elie
  3. Ate Crepes at the Cocoa Tree, Pittenweem
  4. Photographed rhinos in Crail High Street! (East Neuk Festival Sand Sculptures)
  5. Listened to the Scottish Chamber Orchestra play in a potato barn25 things east neuk holidays
  6. Lunch at the Honeypot, Crail
  7. Shopped at Crail Pottery
  8. Crabbing at Crail Harbour
  9. Went to the cinema: New Picture House, St Andrews
  10. Played golf at Crail Balcomie Links 25-things-11-to-15-eastneuk-sm
  11. Night Market at Balgove Farm
  12. Barbecue on Roome Bay Beach
  13. Visited Kellie Castle Gardens
  14. Meal at Forgan’s, St Andrews
  15. Walked the Fife Coastal Path Crail – St Andrews25-things-16-to-20-eastneuk-sm
  16. Walked to the Lighthouse and Lady’s Tower at Elie
  17. Picked strawberries and went to the children’s play park at Cairnie Fruit Farm, Cupar
  18. Visited Craigtoun Country Park
  19. Bought fresh local produce at Ardross Farm Shop
  20. Putting at The Himalayas, St Andrews25-things-21-to-25-eastneuk-sm
  21. Visited the Museum of the University of St Andrews for great views from the roof terrace
  22. Did a 2-minute beach clean on Roome Bay Beach #2minutebeachclean
  23. Putting at Crail Putting Green
  24. Cycling round Crail
  25. Made vegetarian curry with ingredients from Smoke Fired Wholefoods

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