Fall in Love with the Dark Sky
Discover the Dark Skies of South West Scotland
If you want to see the sights of South West Scotland, stargazing under our spectacular dark skies should definitely be on your list! South West Scotland has some of the lowest levels of light pollution in the UK, so wherever you choose to go, you’ll never be far from a great stargazing location.
Galloway Forest Park was designated by the International Dark-Sky Association as the first Dark Sky Park in the UK and only the fourth worldwide. South West Scotland is also home to Europe’s very first Dark Sky town, Moffat.
And of course there are so many wonderful places to visit during the day as well. From fascinating history and culture to spectacular scenery and landscapes, you’ll be spoiled for choice.