Looking for something a little bit different to do during your stay in Dumfries and Galloway? There’s plenty of interesting and diverse things in the region to open your mind and create lasting memories that will stay with you forever.
Please be aware that due to Covid-19 restrictions some of the below companies may be working on restricted hours or may be closed. Please check with each business prior to visiting to ensure you are not disappointed.
Private cinema hire at Robert Burns Film Theatre. Situated in a converted 18th-century mill on the grassy banks of the River Nith. RBFT boasts state of the art projection facilities providing the perfect setting for any event you wish to host.
Art Classes at The Art Room. Try your hand at some new crafts, or have a go at a favourite class. Calligraphy, Crochet, Needlefelting, Painting, drawing, fused glass, there’s definitely something for everyone..
Photography Workshops with Morag Paterson and Ted Leeming. Internationally recognised for their groundbreaking impressionist ICM techniques, you can join them to learn about new techniques in photography using their combined knowledge to bring out your inner creativity and unique style.
Kippford Classic Car Hire Imagine driving along the dramatic coastline and rolling hills of Dumfries & Galloway in one of our beautiful classic vehicles. You’ll enjoy life in the slow lane as you take in the breathtaking scenery of Dumfries and Galloway.
Private Falconry Display for groups of up to six people. The centre will organise morning refreshments, lunch and activities to last for a full or half day.
Senwick Alpaca Trekking. Nestled alongside the beautiful Solway Coast in the South West corner of Scotland. You can experience the wonder and warmth of their adorable alpacas who are waiting to join you on a guided trek on their 320-acre family-run farm.
Nocturnal Wildlife Tours gives you the chance to see all types of wildlife going about their nightly business. With their specially designed tour vehicles they give a truly unique and unforgettable experience.
Solway Tours is a great experience for those looking to learn more about the history and culture of the region. With the option of individually designed day tours, this is a great way of seeing the best of the region.