Explore Blue Flag Beaches in Scotland

Stunning scenery, from mountain to glen, remote isles to lively cities, Scotland makes for a great holiday experience. Whether it's 'bagging' a munroe or swimming in a loch, spotting red deer or bird watching, exploring the forests or whisky tasting there is so much to offer.

Aberdour Silver Sands, Fife

Aberdour Silver Sands

One of the most popular and attractive resorts on the Fife coast the beach at Aberdour Silver Sands offers all the fun of the seaside ... More

Broughty Ferry Beach, Dundee

Broughty Ferry Beach

An extensive sandy beach with lovely dunes, neatly nestled beneath a historic castle in the former fishing village of Broughty Ferry, now a suburb of ... More

Burntisland Beach, Fife

Burntisland Beach

A great sandy beach with plenty to keep the family entertained, Burntisland beach is located to the east of Burntisland overlooking the Firth of Forth. ... More

Coldingham Bay, Scottish Borders

Coldingham Bay

The sheltered sandy beach of Coldingham Sands stretches for a kilometre within the bay with rocky shore at either end. It is located within the ... More

Elie Harbour, Fife

Elie Harbour

Elie Harbour beach, to the north of the harbour, is one of many excellent beaches situated close the town. A perfect stop off point for ... More

Elie Woodhaven (Ruby Bay), Fife

Elie Woodhaven (Ruby Bay)

Away from the hustle and bustle the beautiful sheltered sandy beach of Elie Ruby bay offers the ideal spot to watch birds and wildlife while ... More

Leven East Beach, Fife

Leven East Beach

The sandy beach at Leven East beach is situated in an area of industrial heritage. It is backed by a promenade, green open space, a ... More

Pettycur Bay, Kinghorn

Pettycur Bay

Located between the seaside towns of Kinghorn and Burntisland, this charming sandy beach is excellent for walks, or simply taking in the peace and tranquility ... More

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