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.
The Mull of Galloway is the furthest south you can go and still be in Scotland. At the end of a narrow peninsula with stunning views in every direction, the Mull of Galloway Lighthouse, the Lighthouse Exhibition, the RSPB Visitor Centre and the stunning Gallie Craig Coffee House comprise the Mull of Galloway Experience. (more…)
Weekly Street Market (more…)
Thornhill, set in the picturesque Nith Valley saw the beginning of the transition of transport from legs to wheels. As you cycle the traffic free roads of Dumfries & Galloway, remember Kirkpatrick Macmillan, the man who had the vision to put the wheel and the pedal together and give us the bicycle.
Most visitors to Scotland associate the country with whisky, and tutored whisky tastings are available at BarendBar & Restaurant. (more…)
Enjoy the warm informal hospitality of our restaurant service provided in our
lounge bar where we serve a wide range of food from Light Bites to five course
The restored Control Tower of the former WWII airfield at Dumfries, Scotland is the centerpiece of the Museum and is now a listed building. (more…)
Newton Stewart Golf Course is a superb 18-hole parkland golf course with spectacular views from every hole. (more…)
One of the most attractive courses in the area, the course occupies a historic area around the attractive Kirk Loch. (more…)
Situated on the banks of the River Bladnoch, the Distillery and Visitors Centre has one of the best Gift Shops in the area with examples of local crafts, good quality Scottish woollen goods and all at attractive prices. (more…)