In Dumfries & Galloway we like to have fun. And why not? We want you to feel good about, well, everything. So, whether it is high art or walking, food or jazz or books or kids or country and western or poetry or sailing or singing or Robert Burns or biking or running or rallying or mining or weaving or gardening or cycling or tree-felling or baking or growing or dancing or star-gazing or bird watching … there’s always something fun to do for everyone of any age.
Beautiful extensive grounds, 34 hectares, landscaped – mature rhododendrons, azaleas and many specimen trees. (more…)
Picnic by the Otter Pool, Wood of Cree Nature Reserve.
The Wood of Cree is the largest ancient wood in southern Scotland and an
ideal spot for a picnic. (more…)
Galloway is a foragers paradise. Its mild, damp climate and wide variety of habitats offer the perfect growing conditions for all manner of delicious flora, fauna and fungi. (more…)
Small friendly nursery, beautifully located in the Annandale valley of Dumfries & Galloway, specialising in herbaceous perennials and shrubs. By appointment only. (more…)
This up to date twin screen cinema features stadium seating, air-conditioning, Dolby Stereo SR sound systems, full disabled facilities and free car parking.
The cinemas are open every evening, with afternoon screenings at weekends and during school holidays. (more…)
The Glenisle Inn at Palnackie where Sam and Victoria are waiting to welcome you is a friendly family run Inn and Restaurant. (more…)
The restaurant caters to a wide variety of tastes including local beef, lamb, seafood and vegetarian dishes. (more…)
Sawney Bean was believed to have been the last known cannibal in Britain and is understood to have lived with his family in a cave in South West Scotland. (more…)
Lifeboat Week is one of the highlights in Portpatrick. For 2014 it starts on Sunday 27 July.
The week long celebrations provide ideal entertainment for holiday makers and villagers alike. (more…)
The Ryan Centre is a 4-Star Leisure Centre under the Scottish Tourist Board’s Visitor Attraction Scheme. (more…)