Borders Abbeys Way


  1. Name Borders Abbeys Way
  2. Length of trail 105 km, 65 miles
  3. Length in days 5 days
  4. Start of trail Melrose
  5. End of trail Melrose
  6. Traildino grading EW, Easy walk, nature trail

Borders Abbey Way

65 miles, 103 km

A circular walk in the heart of the Scottisch Borders, through the villages of Melrose, Selkirk, Hawick, Jedburgh and Kelso, and passing four (ruined) abbeys.

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Borders Abbeys Way, 108km


Rate 7.0 | 1 vote | No 32. in United Kingdom
  • Aaron Barnes February 2010
  • Rate 7
  • Positive Good walk visiting the historic Melrose, Dryburgh and Jeburgh Abbeys. Some excellent well waymarked walking in the Scottish Borders with a number of very rewarding sections.
  • Negative A little too much road walking in places, especially between Melrose and Kelso.
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  • Wandelgids The Borders Abbeys Ways | Cicerone
  • Guidebook to The Borders Abbeys Way, a 68 mile circuit in the Scottish Borders, taking in four of Britain's grandest ruined medieval abbeys. Beginning and ending in Tweedbank, the route, which is described over 6 stages, is as rich in history as it is pastoral charm. Relatively flat, it is suitable for people with a moderate level of fitness. Read more
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