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St Margaret's Way

98 km / 61 miles

Edinburgh, Fife
St Margaret’s Way starts from the St Mary's cathedral in the centre of Edinburgh, taking you on bike paths and quiet roads to the Forth Road Bridge, then spectacular scenic coastal tracks and former pilgrim trails through local communities, to the famous ancient town of St Andrews, with a total distance of about 100kms.

A separate pilgrimage route, the Saint Andrew's Way, also links these cities on an inland route.


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Average Gradients; Coastal; Pilgrimage
NT260743 - St Mary's Cathedral, Leith Walk, Edinburgh
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NO514167 - St Andrews, Fife
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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Route Profile:

98.3 Km (61.1 miles)
1,238 m (4,062 ft) ascent
209 m (686 ft)  maximum height