The south west corner of Scotland known as Dumfries & Galloway holidays are tranquil and beautiful. Galloway Forest Park is over 300 square miles of majestic scenery and lush forest. It is also a designated “Dark Sky Region” for those that enjoy stargazing or catching the odd Aurora.
The first thing to remember is this is a region to relax, and for those that love being outdoors and exploring. After all, it has so much to offer. Dumfries & Galloway holidays are all about taking things at your own pace.
Take time to visit Kirkcudbrightshire, Wigtownshire, or Dumfriesshire. Visit lighthouses, parks, gardens, beaches, pretty fishing villages, distillery or adventure park. Go play golf, or try your hand at fishing, horse riding, water ski-school, or visit castles & country parks. When you visit Dumfries & Galloway, you will definitely not be short of ideas to entertain.
If you like walking, Rigg Bay to Cruggleton Coastal Walk is a beautiful but not over strenuous walk which takes around two hours. Visit Dumfries & Galloway holidays also are perfect for young families. Visit Dino Park, Scotland’s best dinosaur experience.
There are many towns and villages to visit also. Gretna Green, Moffat, Portpartrick, Castle Douglas, Newton Stewart, Dumfries, Gatehouse of Fleet, Lockerbie and Kirkcudbright to name a few. Enjoy exciting adventures, but similarly at a nice relaxing pace. So get ready to explore the South West of Scotland.