Edinburgh & Scottish Borders: Interactive Guidebook

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Explore Scotland's charm: Edinburgh's historic sites—Castle, Holyroodhouse, Royal Mile—and scenic Borders with towns like Melrose and Jedburgh.


  • Access online interactive guidebook with links / maps on 2 devices (for 12 mths)
  • Fully-flexible to create your perfect itinerary from 5 nights to 14 nights
  • Maps, destinations, attractions, campsites, hotels etc, hidden gems, viewpoints
  • All in one place, with embedded links for the most up-to-date information
  • Saves hours of searching so you won't miss a thing, before and during your break


This online travel guidebook helps you create a bespoke road trip to help with planning your break before you travel and when you are on your break. Experience a diverse journey: scenic coast, untamed countryside, city culture, and rich history. Explore historic homes, and ancient abbeys, plus trace Sir Walter Scott's path on a captivating road trip through Scotland's breathtaking landscapes. - Edinburgh Heritage & Culture: Dive into Edinburgh's rich history at landmarks like Edinburgh Castle, Holyroodhouse, and the National Museum of Scotland. - Beyond Edinburgh: Explore surrounding hills, parks, and gardens beyond the city's limits. - Festival Delight: Plan your visit during festivals like Edinburgh International, Fringe, or Hogmanay for a vibrant experience. - Romantic Borders: Discover the picturesque Scottish Borders, known for rolling hills and serene countryside, perfect for romantic moments. - Inspiring Landscape: Artists and writers like Walter Scott found inspiration in the Borders' beauty and history. - Ancient Sites: Explore historic abbeys like Melrose and castles such as Abbotsford House for tales of old. - Scenic Walks: Traverse scenic paths through forests, riversides, and villages, ideal for romantic strolls. - Local Delicacies: Relish fresh produce and local whisky, savouring the region's finest food and drink offerings. Edinburgh & Scottish Borders Highlights: • The suggested mapped route on the online guidebook is fully flexible meaning it will help you plan your trip with places to go and things to see and do, whether from 3 to 14 days • Circular Route: Begins and ends in Edinburgh, adaptable starting points, spanning 153 miles (247km) with a 5-hour drive time. • Recommended duration: 5 to 8 days, allowing exploration in Edinburgh, Abbey visits, country estates, and ruins en route. • Cultural Immersion: Delve into Scottish culture, exploring coastal towns, nature reserves, and Gothic architecture. • Borders Exploration: Traverse countryside, discovering the heart of Scottish Borders, royal footsteps, and historic chapels. • Historical Journey: Unveil Scottish Borders' history, highlighting dramatic scenery and heritage sites. • Comprehensive Guide: Covers 13 destinations with visitor info, numerous links, local experiences, and activities for booking. • Stay Options: Tailored for motorhomes, campervans, caravans, featuring campsites. Options for car travellers include B&Bs or hotels. Online & Interactive Destinations Guidebook: - Guides you through 13 destinations. - Overnight Stays: Discover hotels, B&Bs, campsites, etc - Over 100 attractions, activities, and experiences through embedded links and references. Uncover More Edinburgh & Scottish Borders map: 25+ Scottish Borders Viewpoints 60+ Places of interest 20+ Borders Hidden gems 10 Wild swim spots Overnight Stays map: 45 campsites 20+ motorhome stops, pub stops & almost wild spots 50+ Borders hotels 65+ B&Bs, guesthouses and lodges


Choose the earliest available date so you can access quickly and get planning in advance – you have 12 months access! Access online on 2 devices (smart phone, tablet or desktop) to take with you on your break too (nothing to download) Suggested fully flexible mapped route Excellent value for an online, interactive guidebook to access for 12 months Adjust to suit between 3 and 14 nights 14 destination location guides Map pinpoints for: Viewpoints, Places of interest, Hidden gems, Wild swim spots and On-screen spots Map pinpoints for: Campsites, Motorhome stops & almost wild spots, Hotels, B&Bs, guesthouses and lodges

Important Information

  • This is not a guided tour! Access a fully comprehensive online digital guidebook with loads of links and references so you can go on your break without the need of a tour guide Use the online digital guidebook planning in advance and whilst you are on your break Access on 2 devices (for 12 months) You will be sent an email with a link and need to crate an account with password. If you do not receive prior to the activity, check your spam and if it has still not arrived, email us via your booking confirmation for a prompt reply. As this is a self-guided guidebook with several destinations, you pick and choose where you choose to start and end. (We do not meet you at any beginning or end) You will need your own transport and drive yourself to your chosen destinations Choose 1 x group ticket option to access on 2 devices with one login for a group of up to 4

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