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 mostly cycling and walking holidays, we use the same skills and contacts to offer a holiday break in Scotland to rival any other.

  • 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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2014 Tours

Have a look at our South of Scotland Coast to Coast Tour, and also our North Solway Coast Tour from the Mull of Galloway lighthouse, Scotland's most southerly point.

Mountain Biking Breaks

Our base in Castle Douglas is central to Ae, Mabie, Dalbeattie, Kirroughtree and Glentrool 7 Stanes Trails - also Drumlanrig Castle and Galloway Forest Park forestry road trails. Checkout this break.

Holiday Homes Bike Hire

We offer a new service to self-catering accommodation providers or guests to include bike hire (min. 4 days for 2 bikes) including delivery along with a local cycle routes map from the individual premises, which we explain on delivery.  Please contact us.

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