Galloway Red Deer Range
Near the loch there are ranger-guided walks of the Galloway Red Deer Range . During rutting season in autumn it’s a bit like watching a...
Mill on the Fleet Museum
Back in town, Mill on the Fleet Museum , in a converted 18th-century cotton mill, traces the history of the local industry. The town was...
A Palladian mansion designed in the 1750s by the Adam brothers, Dumfries House is an architectural jewel: such is its preservation that...
Kings Arms Hotel
This traditional pub sells very traditional pub meals – and it does them pretty well. It’s recommended by locals, and there are plenty...
Lonely Planet review
The 26m-high lighthouse, at the Mull of Galloway, was built by Robert Stevenson, grandfather of the writer, in 1826. You can learn more about the Stevenson clan of lighthouse builders in the small exhibition at the lighthouse’s base.