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note: deposit is NON-REFUNDABLE
The tour is scheduled for September 20-27, 2020. The tour will be based in Melrose. Arrival will be on the Sunday and check out on the following Sunday. This will give you a free day to just enjoy the area. The hotel is in historic Melrose. The Abbey is next door and Sir Walter Scott is buried there. Melrose Abbey is the burial place of Robert the Bruce's heart. Abbotsford House was the home of Sir Walter Scott. Trimontium Museum tells the story and history of Roman Scotland. They host guided walking tours of medieval Melrose for a nominal fee.
The tour fees are $2945 canadian. This includes:
*each person is responsible for getting to and from Melrose on their own. Airfare and transport between the airport and hotel are not included.
**Non researching companions/spouses/family members are welcome to join us for $1245 Canadian.
Part of the logistics of a tour to the borders is the difficulty getting around. We will be traveling to the archives and family history society by large passenger van that I will drive. If this is not something you would be comfortable with, please do NOT register for the tour.
NEW FOR 2020 IS A GENEALOGY RESEARCH TRIP TO THE SCOTTISH BORDERS