Short walks off the City Sightseeing bus route
Old Gala House - Five minute stroll from Galashiels Interchange. Visitors can discover the story of Galashiels its inhabitants and the early development of the town. There is also a lively temporary exhibition programme, which features exhibitions on various aspects of local heritage and the visual arts. Entrance free, 30 Mar 2017 - 31 Oct 2017.
Rhymers Stone – 2 miles from Melrose in the foothills of the Eildon Hills.
Smailholm Tower – from Clintmains Village, it’s a five mile walk to Smailholm along the Borders Abbey’s Way.
Visit www.walkscottishborders.com for more information on walks in and around the Scottish Borders.