In the southernmost region of Scotland you’ll discover the idyllic landscape of Dumfries and Galloway, whose quaint market towns and traditional hotels, rolling green hills, forest parks, and seascape make it one of the country’s most beautiful places to visit. Whether you’re someone who seeks outdoor adventure such as boating, mountain biking, trekking and bird watching, or simply want to relax and visit shops, restaurants, and historical sites such as Sweetheart Abbey, and MacLellan’s Castle, you’ll find that Dumfries and Galloway makes for a great vacation destination.
Visit Loch Ken in Parton
In the hills of Dumfries and Galloway you’ll find the waters of Loch Ken and the Galloway Activity Centre, whose visitors can take advantage of numerous activities such as kayaking, sailing, windsurfing, a climbing tower, archery, mountain biking, and a waterpark. For those interested in learning a new sport, there are taster sessions available that are 1.5 hours long and led by certified instructors. The site also features a waterfront café, perfect for relaxing after a long day of fun activities.
If you’re considering a trip to the Dumfries and Galloway region then be sure to use the Expedia search tool to research and book your hotel, B&B, or guesthouse, and you’ll soon find yourself enjoying all the beauty and fun southern Scotland has to offer.