St. Andrews, the renowned “Home of Golf,” is home to several iconic golf courses, with the Old Course standing as one of the most legendary and historic in the world. This historic links course, which dates back to the 15th century, is not only an iconic golf destination but also the birthplace of modern golf.

The Old Course offers a unique and challenging layout that includes iconic features such as the Swilcan Bridge and the famous Hell Bunker. Golfers from all over the globe pilgrimage to play on its hallowed fairways, with the course serving as the site of many prestigious tournaments, including The Open Championship.

Its stunning coastal setting, with views of St. Andrews Bay and the North Sea, adds to the allure of the Old Course. The course’s rich history and the sense of walking in the footsteps of golfing legends make it a must-visit for golf enthusiasts.

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