Welcome to Galloway Holidays in South West Scotland

How to Get Here?

At Galloway Holidays we use our extensive knowledge of the region to arrange and tailor activity and special interest holiday packages to help our customers enjoy a holiday break in South West Scotland.

With over 10 years of arranging walking holidays and cycling holidays in Scotland, we use the same skills and contacts to offer a holiday break in Dumfries and Galloway.

  • Holiday Accommodation - B&B's, hotels or self-catering cottages with character in an area to suit your activity / interests
  • Activities – to suit your schedule, budget and interests - see Cycling, Walking and extensive list of other activites by clicking the green Holidays and Prices button.
  • Transport or other assistance - With our minibus transport, we can pickup from local train stations, do luggage transfer and drop off's and pickups for our walks and other activities.

For our overseas customers, we can also advise regarding the remainder of your holiday with a Scottish City break or Scottish Highlands tour.

Please contact us to discuss your holiday requirements.

We wanted to thank you for the excellent stay in Castle Douglas, superb hiking/biking trail/tour planning, and overall fine stay we had with Galloway Holidays. - Don and Nan Marquardt, Iowa, USA, 2011

I have been around the world many times and I can honestly say that this holiday in Scotland was one of the best, most friendly, most fulfilling that I have ever been on. - Tina Watkins, Bexhill on Sea, England, 2011.

Thank you for a wonderful walking holiday. I hope to come back for more in the future. - Pat Schmitz, Germany, 2010.

The scenery was spectacular and the majority of the miles were on tiny traffic-free back roads with plenty of optional historical and cultural diversions. - Lori and Dave, Connecticut, USA, 2011.

Thank you so much for all of your help planning this wonderful cycling tour. We could not have seen Scotland in a better way, and your hospitality during our stay was absolutely wonderful. - Sara Douglass and Rob, USA. August 2011.

Thank you for your hospitality and for organizing a weekend biking trip with such short notice. It was the perfect mix of relaxation and adventure. I'm convinced that I have to return to see more of your beautiful country. - Carrie DuMars, USA 2010.

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Website Facelift

Our web developer is busy doing some more modification work on the site and should be ready for early 2015. Meantime just email us to enquire if there are holidays that interest you.

2015 Tours

We are updating our Cycling and Walking Holidays websites with some new tours for 2015.  Several new tours are planned as well as a guided tour programme.

Mountain Biking Breaks

Our base in Castle Douglas is central to Dalbeattie, Kirroughtree, Glentrool, Mabie and Ae - five of the 7 Stanes Trails - also Drumlanrig Castle and Galloway Forest Park forestry road trails. A 4 star weekend break with swim spa! Checkout this break.

A new Cycling and Walking Combined Tour of both coast, countryside and hills in centrral Galloway, or the North Solway Coast Cycliong Tour from Gretna Green to the Mull of Galloway. Please contact us.

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