Borders Abbeys Way
Max transport gap >20km
A circuit of 103km which links four Borders abbeys.
The four great Borders abbeys are at Melrose, Dryburgh, Kelso and Jedburgh. Public transport connections (12 locations, 1 matrix) are available between towns (in places, with long gaps) and to/from the main entry-points of Edinburgh, Carlisle and Berwick-upon-Tweed. Any of the major towns in the area — Galashiels, Melrose, Kelso, Jedburgh, Hawick or Selkirk — may be used as a base station, with Selkirk probably the most convenient.
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