Located just off the A76 from Dumfries, Darna Tighe is perfectly situated for visiting south-west Scotland to historic Edinburgh and culturally rich Glasgow or the seaside town of Ayr.

Dumfries House is 12 miles away, book to visit the restored mansion set in 2000 acres, or take a leisurely walk around the fantastic gardens and wall garden. There is plenty for children too, a maze, adventure play area and engineering play area. The Courtyard cafe has a lovely selection of refreshments, or take a picnic.

The Crawick Multiverse is only a few miles away. Wander around this fantastic land renovation and art project with stunning views over the countryside.

The stunning Drumlanrig Castle is just 15 minutes away by car, which offers tours of the Castle and beautiful gardens and fishing, mountain biking, hiking and an Adventure playground all available on the 90,000 acre Queensberry estate.

The Forest of Ae is nearby which is perfect for a woodland walk, wildlife spotting or some of the best mountain biking in Scotland

The Robert Burns Birthplace Museum is just 45 minutes down the road in Ayr and offers a fantastic collection of Burn’s artefacts, the chance to see the cottage that was his family home and they often hold Burn’s Suppers!

This is just a small selection of activities and attractions on offer locally, so please don’t hesitate to ask us for any more ideas or information!


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