Cycling in the East Neuk of Fife

Fife has one of the UK’s most comprehensive cycle routes. Explore 300 miles (500 km) of cycle route along quiet country lane, coastal villages, disused railway lines, forest tracks and commuter routes in towns.

You can cycle safely around Balmerino, but if you wish to explore the “East Neuk” (eastern peninsula) of Fife please view the Fife Cycleways Map. You can view a full list of cycle routes so you can decide on the most appropriate route for you. (Double click on any route on the list to view a detailed route map).

In September 2008, an article on the ‘Top 10 Day Ride Cycle Routes in Britain rated St Andrews, Fife, as number 2 in Britain, more specifically the area known as the “East Neuk” route, which takes in lovely natural harbours, picturesque fishing villages, and the most wonderful sea views.

There are several places for cycle hire in Fife as follows: -

  • East Neuk Outdoors, Cellardyke Park, Anstruther, hire from April - Sept. Group bookings welcome in winter months (by arrangement). Enquiries: +44 (0)1333 311929.
  • Keith Davies Store, 99 Bonnygate, Cupar. All year hire. Enquiries: +44 (0)1334 652596.
  • Spokes of St Andrews, 37 South Street, St Andrews. All year hire. Enquiries: +44 (0)1334 477835.

Cycling in Fife