North Berwick is a charming seaside town with sandy beaches, a picturesque harbour and a bustling high street surrounded by beautiful countryside. The area provides some of the best golf courses in Scotland. Muirfield, North Berwick, Dunbar and Gullane are only some of the twenty-plus courses within a twenty minute drive, all offering a different challenge and attracting golfers from around the world.
North Berwick has so much to offer - it's a great place to share a visit with family and friends. You might enjoy a lunch of fish and chips sitting on the soft sands of the beach, followed by an ice-cream. The main beach has a boating/paddling pool at low tide, with rocks and pools for the children to explore.
The quaint High Street has sweet and souvenir shops, as well as tea shops, pubs and restaurants. If you feel energetic, you might consider a climb up the North Berwick Law which, at over 600 feet in height, offers stunning views across the Firth of Forth and the surrounding countryside.
Local visitor attractions include The Scottish Seabird Centre, Glenkinchie Distillery, John Muir House, Myreton Motor Museum and East Fortune Museum of Flight. The area also boasts a variety of historic houses and castles including Lennoxlove House, Dirleton Castle and Tantallon Castle with its spectacular views to the nearby Bass Rock.
Other popular activities in the area include - scuba diving, fishing, hill-walking and bird watching.
With the recent opening of the award-winning Scottish Seabird Centre in North Berwick, this is the ideal location for the enthusiastic bird watcher or nature lover.
You will love North Berwick and we guarantee you will want to visit the town again!