Scotland's Golf Courses

Scotland is home to some of the world's best golf courses.

Many are internationally recognised, with five Scottish golf courses being current venues for the British Open Championship.

Moss Golf Tours has selected courses from across Scotland for our golfing tours. They provide a range of golfing experiences, from traditional links to stunning parkland settings and require more than just the ability to hit a ball a long way.

To find out more about the golf courses and our suggested tours in each region, select from the list below, or use the map on the right to highlight the area of interest to you.

The golf courses may also be viewed as an A-Z listing.


Central Scotland

Across the scenic heart of Scotland in Perthshire are some wonderful inland golf courses from the Gleneagles King's course to the lesser known Pitlochry and Dunkeld and Birnam. Further east on the coast past Dundee is the challenge of the Carnoustie Championship course, venue of the 2007 British Open Championship.


East Lothian - Edinburgh's golfing coast

The golfing region of East Lothian is known as the Cradle of Golf and is just a short drive from Edinburgh and Edinburgh airport. Here you will find excellent links golf at courses such as Gullane, North Berwick West Links and Dunbar, as well as the Open Championship venue of Muirfield.


Fife and St Andrews

The area of Fife on the east coast of Scotland includes St Andrews, the very home of golf in Scotland. Choose from traditional links golf at Crail and Elie as well as the Old course at St Andrews, or from new championship courses such as Kingbarns Links.


North East Scotland

Enjoy scenic inland and coastal golf in some of the most picturesque settings in Scotland playing at Royal Dornoch, Tain or Boat of Garten golf courses.


West of Scotland

The west coast is home to the famous golf courses of Prestwick, Turnberry and Troon and is where the British Open Championship began. Alongside the championship courses are excellent links courses such as Kilmarnock Barassie and Glasgow Gailes, or the long parkland course of Belleisle in Ayr.

Budget flights to Glasgow Prestwick airport make this a very accessible area for golf tours from all across Europe.


If you would like ideas for your golfing trip, just some of the golf tour packages that we can create for you across Scotland are suggested in our golf tours section.

Visit our enquiries section for more information on a custom golf tour to suit your specific requirements.

We want to introduce you to courses you may not have considered and show you the breadth of golfing experiences available here in Scotland. There's a lot more to Scottish golf than the 'old faithfuls'. So branch out and discover just what we have to offer.

Golf Regions

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Example Golf Tours

Browse some of the tour packages we suggest in our Golf Tours section