St Andrews West Sands Beach, St. Andrews

4.7
#1 of 10 in Beaches in Fife
Beach · Nature / Park
Used in the openings scene of the Oscar-winning film "Chariots of Fire," St Andrews West Sands Beach stretches for 3 km (2 mi), just moments away from one of the world's most famous golf courses. Popular with kite surfers, the beach is also an ideal place for bird-watching. Make St Andrews West Sands Beach a centerpiece of your St. Andrews vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our St. Andrews attractions planner.
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  • The West Sands Beach is such a great destination for any group up for some beach fun! The beach stretches quite far and can be huge during low tide meaning there is plenty of space for all to enjoy...  more »
  • Immaculate sandy beach close to the main town. Lots of parking and space for beach activities. Some interesting marine life.  more »

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