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Laggan Outdoor (Gatehouse of Fleet)
Ranked #1 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Sports Complexes
Owner description: Laggan Outdoor offer indoor and outdoor adventure activities for all the family. We offer something for everyone be it one... more » Owner description: Laggan Outdoor offer indoor and outdoor adventure activities for all the family. We offer something for everyone be it one of Europes longest Zip wires or Archery, Grass Sledging and Jeep driving, to the more extreme Mountain Balling, Mountain Boarding, Segway tours or Clay Pigeon Shooting. We're open all year round, but please do book in advance to avoid disappointment. « less
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Galloway Activity Centre (Castle Douglas)
Ranked #2 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Owner description: Welcome to the Galloway Activity Centre. We are situated on the banks of Loch Ken in south west Scotland. We cater for... more » Owner description: Welcome to the Galloway Activity Centre. We are situated on the banks of Loch Ken in south west Scotland. We cater for families, individuals and groups alike.Here you will find details of our services & facilities including activities, courses, equipment hire, accommodation and holiday packages.Choose from: Sailing, Windsurfing, Powerboating, Kayaking, Canoeing, Outdoor Laser Combat Games, Archery, Mountain Biking, Orienteering, Climbing and more...Our aim is to give you a memorable holiday in a safe and friendly family atmosphere. We look forward to welcoming you. « less
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Mabie Farm Park (Dumfries)
Ranked #3 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Farms
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Famous Blacksmiths Shop (Gretna Green)
Ranked #4 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: History Museums
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Threave Garden (Castle Douglas)
Ranked #5 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Gardens
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Glenwhan Gardens (Dunragit)
Ranked #6 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Gardens
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Dumfries Museum (Dumfries)
Ranked #7 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: History Museums
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Logan Botanic Garden (Port Logan)
Ranked #8 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #9 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Castles; Historic Sites
Owner description: With it's moat, twin-towered gatehouse and imposing battlements, Caerlaverock Castle is a Maxwell stronghold and the epitome... more » Owner description: With it's moat, twin-towered gatehouse and imposing battlements, Caerlaverock Castle is a Maxwell stronghold and the epitome of the medieval fortress. The castle's turbulent history owes much to its proximity to England which brought it into border conflicts.Includes siege warfare exhibition, a children's adventure park, a nature trail and a children's trail. The Castle is connected by footpath to the adjacent National Nature Reserve. Cafe open daily in summer and Sat & Sun in winter. « less
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Ranked #10 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Historic Sites
The home in which national poet Robert Burns spent his last years.
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Mull of Galloway Lighthouse (Mull of Galloway)
Ranked #11 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Lighthouses
Owner description: The Mull of Galloway is Scotland's most southerly point and is one of its least known areas, remaining an unspoiled paradise... more » Owner description: The Mull of Galloway is Scotland's most southerly point and is one of its least known areas, remaining an unspoiled paradise for visitors seeking peace and tranquility. We hope you will enjoy your visit and discover for yourself the beautiful countryside, beaches, splendid views and warm climate. Climb Scotland's most southerly lighthouse, visit our exhibition, RSPB reserve and Gallie Craig coffee house. We also have three former lighthouse keepers holiday cottages available for holidays or short breaks throughout the year. « less
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Dino Park (Dumfries)
Ranked #12 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
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Ranked #13 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Museums
Owner description: Hidden Treasures, Museum of Lead Mining, is situated in Wanlockhead, which is the highest village in Scotland, we are 1531... more » Owner description: Hidden Treasures, Museum of Lead Mining, is situated in Wanlockhead, which is the highest village in Scotland, we are 1531 feet above sea level. At the museum we have our Visitor Centre, Tour of our Lead Mine, 3 Period Cottages 1750,1850 and 1910. We also have the 2nd Oldest Subscription Library with the original collection of almost 3,000 books, which is the original Miners' collection. If you would like to sample Gold Panning you can try one of our taster sessions. After your tour you can sit and relax in our Tearoom and sample the delightful homemade treats on offer, then finally you can visit our Gift Shop which hosts Local Crafts, Minerals, and lots more. « less
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Ranked #14 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
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Ranked #15 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
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Ranked #16 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Waterfalls
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Broughton House (Kirkcudbright)
Ranked #17 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Historic Sites
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Drumlanrig Castle (Dumfries)
Ranked #18 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Art Museums; Castles; Historic Sites
Owner description: Set on the spectacular 80,000 acre Queensberry Estate complete with Country Park and Victorian Gardens, Drumlanrig Castle... more » Owner description: Set on the spectacular 80,000 acre Queensberry Estate complete with Country Park and Victorian Gardens, Drumlanrig Castle presents one of the finest examples of late 17th century Renaissance architecture in Scotland and an internationally renowned art collection. Beyond the castle are over 40 acres of enchanting gardens and a wide range of activities including walking, mountain biking, adventure playground, wildlife watching, Scottish Cycle Museum, Landrover tours, Ranger-led walks, events programme as well as shopping and catering. « less
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Ranked #19 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #20 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
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Ranked #21 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
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Ranked #22 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Historic Sites
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7stanes - Kirroughtree (Newton Stewart)
Ranked #23 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Biking Trails
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Cardoness Castle (Gatehouse of Fleet)
Ranked #24 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Castles
Owner description: Enjoy the panoramic views of Scotland, England, Ireland and The Isle of Man from this castle's rare remaining top floor... more » Owner description: Enjoy the panoramic views of Scotland, England, Ireland and The Isle of Man from this castle's rare remaining top floor viewing platform. « less
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Ranked #25 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Museums
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Mossyard Beach (Castle Douglas)
Ranked #26 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Beaches
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Galloway Forest Park (Galloway Forest Park)
Ranked #27 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Forests
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Ranked #28 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
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Threave Castle (Kirkcudbright)
Ranked #29 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Castles
This stately castle, built in 1370, is surrounded by a moat and can be reached only by ferry.
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Ranked #30 of 109 attractions in Dumfries and Galloway
Category: Specialty Museums
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