Great Day Trips To Take From St Andrews, Scotland

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Tori Chalmers

St Andrews is this wonderful nexus of history, golf, quaint streets, brilliant restaurants and academia, making it a bubble of perpetual inspiration. It also happens to be a great launch pad for perfect day trips! Here are some worth considering.

1. Loch Lomond And Trossachs National Park

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Suited to outdoor enthusiasts, adventure seekers, wildlife lovers and fitness fanatics alike, Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park is give or take an hour-and-a-half drive from St Andrews. Whether up for a long-haul expedition or gentle meander, the scenery that ensues, as well as the awe-inspiring sights, are snapshots straight from a dream. The place is punctuated with a network of lochs, mountains and hiking trails. Be sure to soak up the iconic bonnie banks of Loch Lomond herself and hop onto the portion of the famous West Highland Way.

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