Things to See & Do in

Kirkcudbright and Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland.

Escape from traffic jammed roads to Kirkcudbright.  From England turn left at Gretna and enter Dumfries and Galloway, the jewel of South West Scotland . Drive at a leisurely pace. Relax and enjoy the scenery. Feel the benefit of our tranquil lochs and glens. Stroll by the sea and in the forests. Recharge your batteries and explore the many activities and attractions on offer in Kirkcudbright and Southern Scotland.

With Eileen’s help “Use Fuel Economically” in you exploration of Dumfries and Galloway.

Choose from 4 unique whole day tours devised and resourced by Eileen



  • walking
  • hill walking
  • driving
  • cycling
  • horse riding
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • beaches
  • bowling
  • tennis
  • bird watching
  • squash
  • golf courses
  • golf lessons
  • golf driving range
  • curling


  • MacLellan Castle
  • Stewartry Museum
  • Historic buildings
  • Broughton House
  • Marina
  • River trips
  • Scallop fishing fleet
  • Art galleries
  • Craft shops
  • Gardens
  • Threave Castle
  • Gem Rock Museum
  • David Coulthard racing driving Museum


Festivals and Festivities

Among the various annual Summer events taking place in Kirkcudbright from June until the end of August are:


Sources of information on local activities and attractions