Monifieth dates back to the 9th Century at least and was a small village until the start of the 19th century when the local textile industry expanded. Stones discovered at the burgh’s historic St Rule’s Church indicate that it was a Pictish centre of some importance.

Monifieth is steeped in heritage and you can follow the trail to discover the town’s fascinating past. The trail provides a glimpse into the towns’s past with artefacts and memorabilia on display.

Monifieth has two stunning golf courses, one of which is an Open qualifying course.

Not far from Monifieth, visit Crombie and Monikie Country Parks where you will find scenic walking and cycling trails as well as a range of watersports at Monikie.

Close to Dundee, this is a perfect destination for exploring rural Angus and the bustling city.

Take at look at our suggestions for things to see and do during a Day Out in Monifieth.