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Kingsbarns to St Andrews - Fife Coastal Path
Introduction to Walk 1560

Photo from the walk - Kingsbarns to St Andrews - Fife Coastal Path

County/Area - Fife

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 400 feet / 121 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This linear walk follows the Fife Coastal Path northwest from Kingsbarns to historic St Andrews. The route is straightforward with a regular bus service running parallel to the walk.  

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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