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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Historic Site
“Falkland Palace is a truly fascinating place to visit, and only a few minutes drive from Freuchie. It has one of the world's oldest tennis courts, a chapel, gorgeous furnished rooms to wander and lovely gardens.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Store
“Gift shop with wonderful selection of fair trade products - crafts/gifts/cards and homeware. Elizabeth serves fab coffee with a seat overlooking the village square where you can watch the comings and goings of locals and visitors. This shop gets a new frontage every so often when it appears in the hit tv series Outlander!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Premise
“Gorgeous castle and grounds wish it was open all year! There are lovely walks all around all year so it’s still worth a visit”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“The Stag Inn is just across the road, and is an excellent place to eat and drink, and they often have live music.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Lodging
“The Covenanter Hotel, famous for being Mrs Bairds B&B in Outlander has an excellent restaurant and bar.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“The Lomond Tavern, a popular eatery for locals and visitors is also nearby.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“Bar and restaurant directly opposite the gates to Falkland Palace. Lunch and evening meals, open all year, beer garden. 01337 857226”
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“Falkland is 5 minutes drive from Freuchie, and is a historic and very attractive old town to wander round, with restaurants, pubs and lovely gift shops, and nearby walks through beautiful countryside to the waterfall at Mapsie Den, and to Pillars of Hercules health food restaurant and shop.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Clothing Store
“Fabulous selection of vintage clothes, accessories and homeware run by the lovely Lisa.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Store
“Wide range of crafts and gifts. You'll always find something interesting as gifts or memories of Falkland.”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
“Trust maintains the Falkland Estate which is open and free to the public. visit their website details of amenities and events. www.centreforstewardship.org.uk ”
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
“Beautiful walk. Maspie Den holds the Yad Waterfall and, above it, the imposing Tyndall Bruce Monument which offers extensive views over Fife and beyond.”
  • 1 local recommends