Not known to a lot of people who don’t play golf, Scotland is famous for this sport. Thousands of people visit Scotland year after year just to play golf. In fact, the tourist board of Scotland has already encouraged tourist packages that include golf activities with their castle and tavern visiting packages.
Over the years, a lot of golf courses have been developed throughout Scotland. These developers have taken advantage of the breathtaking views around the country and built golf courses around these. But so far, the best and most talked about is the St. Andrews course which is described as the golf Mecca in Fife.
St. Andrews course is the perfect destination for someone who enjoys both travelling and golf. It is like giving the travelling golfer the best of both worlds. A golf vacation at St. Andrews would give anyone the best amalgamation of these two interests.
There are a whole lot of golf vacation and tour packages that fit all budget and specifications. A lot of these packages offer the opportunity to both relax and enjoy the vast and majestic backdrop of nature all around St. Andrews. One will truly take pleasure in relaxing while benefiting from the essence of this place.
Itineraries prepared for golf enthusiast and travelers comprise of packages ranging from 2 nights to even 7 nights. The prices range also varies depending on the other add on activities you want to take aside from castle and tavern tours plus of course playing golf. But these packages already include bed and breakfast. There are a lot of comfortable accommodations to choose from. From single suites to twin sharing or double rooms, they have it available for the guest’s comfort.
When you select an itinerary, most packages also include local information, course direction and maps all for your convenience. Some even go the extra mile of including restaurant information and other tourist attractions. Some have spa privilege for the wives of golfers who are not really into the sport but tags along for the traveling bit. And aside from the usual free breakfast, hotels within the golfing area also offer airport pick up and course transfers. You can also choose to drive yourself around with rental vans or cars also used for the sightseeing tours.
It would truly be an awesome experience to both travel to St. Andrews to play golf and visit the castles and taverns around it. Coming to Fife for this vacation will leave one not only enjoying the game of gold but also absorbing the many beauty and wonders that Scotland offers.