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Mull of Galloway Lighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
Mull of Galloway Lighthouse

Scotland, UK

Built on Scotland’s most southerly point with views, on a clear day, of England, Ireland, the Isle of Man and even Wales,...

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    New England Bay

    Kirkmaiden, Scotland, UK

    A beautiful sandy beach with rock pools.

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  • Museum of Leadmining
    Museum of Leadmining

    Wanlockhead Village, Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway, ML12 6UT

    Visit our award winning museum, situated in Scotland's highest village.

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    • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 4 stars
    © Dorothy Carse
    Castle of St John Visitor Centre

    Stranraer, DG9 7EJ

    A medieval tower house in the centre of Stranraer. A 17th century government base and later a town jail.

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    Port Logan Bay

    Port Logan, Scotland, UK

    A delightful beach of white sand next to the historic harbour of Port Logan.

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  • Caerlaverock Castle © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Caerlaverock Castle (HS)

    Dumfries, DG1 4RU

    One of the finest castles in Scotland, surrounded by moats it has stood guard over the Solway Firth for more than 400 years.

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    • Visit Scotland Reviews Available 5 stars
    Threave Garden and Estate (NTS)
    Threave Garden and Estate (NTS)

    Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 1RX

    A garden for all seasons, with a wildfowl refuge, waymarked trails and bird hide.

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    Morton Castle © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Morton Castle (HS)

    Dumfries, Scotland, UK

    A fine late 13th century hall house, once a stronghold of the Douglases.

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    Mull of Galloway (RSPB)

    Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 3AP

    The most southerly point of Scotland. The cliffs are home to thousands of breeding seabirds including guillemots,...

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  • Larbrax Beach
    Larbrax Beach

    Portpatrick, Scotland, UK

    A wild and spectacular beach – well off the beaten to track.

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  • Drumcoltran Tower © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Drumcoltran Tower (HS)

    Dalbeatie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, UK

    A well-preserved tower from the mid-1500s that now sits in a busy farmland.

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  • Powfoot Beach
    Powfoot Beach

    Annan, Scotland, UK

    A small beach of sand and shingle with great views across the Solway.

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  • Whithorn Priory © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Whithorn Priory (HS)

    Whithorn, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK

    Where some of Scotland's earliest Christians worshipped about 1,500 years ago.

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  • Threave Estate (NTS)
    Threave Estate (NTS)

    By Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 1RY

    An attractive area of farmland and marshes beside the River Dee, excellent for wildfowl, with a good network of trails and…

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    Carrick Shore

    Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland, UK

    An attractive group of beaches at the mouth of Fleet Bay.

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  • 1 Mull of Galloway Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    2 New England Bay Kirkmaiden, Scotland, UK
    3 Museum of Leadmining Wanlockhead Village, Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway, ML12 6UT 4 stars
    4 Castle of St John Visitor Centre Stranraer, DG9 7EJ
    5 Port Logan Bay Port Logan, Scotland, UK
    6 Caerlaverock Castle (HS) Dumfries, DG1 4RU 5 stars
    7 Threave Garden and Estate (NTS) Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 1RX 4 stars
    8 Morton Castle (HS) Dumfries, Scotland, UK
    9 Mull of Galloway (RSPB) Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 3AP
    10 Larbrax Beach Portpatrick, Scotland, UK
    11 Drumcoltran Tower (HS) Dalbeatie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, UK
    12 Powfoot Beach Annan, Scotland, UK
    13 Whithorn Priory (HS) Whithorn, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
    14 Threave Estate (NTS) By Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 1RY
    15 Carrick Shore Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland, UK

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