St Abbs Head National Nature Reserve, St Abbs

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#2 of 8 in Wildlife in Scottish Borders
St Abbs Head National Nature Reserve is located in St Abbs. Make St Abbs Head National Nature Reserve a centerpiece of your St Abbs vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our St Abbs trip planner .
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  • This is really a beautiful place! We walked the longest trail up to the lighthouse, and if you are able to do this, then take the time, because it is worth every step up and down. I saw a family with ...  more »
  • Stunning views around every corner on well marked trails and paths along this coastline. We enjoyed a sunny and blustery couple of hours exploring and soaking up the scenery - a truly beautiful part o...  more »
  • Lovely walk around the point. Took the shortest circuit, very rewarding. Some steep hills and last bit over normal roads, but boring.  more »
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  • Stunning views along the coastal part of the path - not great if you suffer with vertigo though, due to some of the paths being on the edge of very high cliffs!
  • Huge numbers of seabirds, dolphins, porpoises and the rare Northern Brown Argus butterfly. What's not to love.
  • One of the nicest parts of the Scottish coastline. Completely different to the west coast, more "rolling" than "rugged". Excellent walks, friendly people and a car park nearby. Well worth a day out to visit.
  • Always loved this area, coastal walks, can be a little steep in places but manageable, views over land and sea are stunning, make sure you have a camera or binoculars to take full advantage of your experience here,Scottish nature at its best
  • This is a delightful secluded and atmospheric village built around a small bay. There are caf├ęs and lots of options for exploring the streets and coastal paths. The St Abbs Head area is stunning: wildflowers, sea birds, cliffs and bays. Highly recommended.

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