You don't have to have local knowledge to discover the true essence of Melrose, but you should know a few basic facts before you head off.
From this city, the nation's capital Edinburgh is located 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northwest. Some intriguing areas nearby include Galashiels, which is 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the northwest.
Enjoy meeting the locals while on vacation? This area of Scottish Borders boasts a population of around 2,000 people.
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You'll have to book in advance if you'd like to stay as close as you can to Melrose. The Dryburgh Abbey Hotel is the only property within close reach of the center.
Luggage and passport ready to go? Awesome — board the aircraft to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). Once the wheels hit the tarmac, you'll be just 35 miles (56 kilometers) from the middle of Melrose.
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Head over to Melrose Abbey and experience monastic life at this Christian house of prayer.
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Go on a tour of Dryburgh Abbey, a significant historic residence.
But that's not all.
Enjoy the great outdoors with a stroll up Scott's View, a popular attraction that both locals and tourists enjoy.
So you're in a new destination — what's next? How about you kick back, bide your time and see what incredible experiences and epic adventures roll your way? After all, isn't that what travel's about?
Planning a visit to Melrose? Why don't you secure a Small-Group Rosslyn Chapel & the Scottish Borders Full-Day Tour? After all, travel is all about trying your hand at new things!
Once you've spent some time exploring the best of Melrose, renowned attractions are on offer right around the corner! People from near and far head to Edinburgh Castle. It's easily accessible from Edinburgh, 35 miles (56 kilometers) away.
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