The Bird Gardens is home to some of the world's rarest and most endangered birds.
Lots of signed countryside walks and activities for children too
Dalkeith Country Park is a truly special place, home to Fort Douglas adventure playground and Restoration Yard Store, Cafe & Wellbeing.
Get close to magnificent ospreys at the Wild Watch viewing centre at Glentress and catch a glimpse of them on the webcam in season.
Alpaca trekking in the Scottish Borders
Wilton Lodge Park sits by Hawick and is the largest formal park in the Borders region.
Nestled in the Cheviot Hills, Beirhope offers a stunning backdrop to meet or trek with Alpacas. Great fun for all.
A beautifully set Donkey Sanctuary in an 80 acre estate
Duns Castle Nature Reserve is surrounded by mixed woodland with two man-made lochs; Hen Loch and Mill Dam.
Breath-taking coastal headland with dramatic cliffs, famed for its seabird colonies!