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The Natural Gateway to Dumfries & Galloway and Scotland
Robert Burns
A Great Starting Point   Burns Trail

This circular trail starting in the Gretna Area takes you through some of the most beautiful landscapes in Scotland.

Robert Burns lived most of his short life in Ayrshire and Dumfries & Galloway, and his work was inspired by the land he loved, as well as by the women he wooed.
The trail takes you on a journey through Burns' life, from his birthplace in Alloway to his grave in Dumfries ........
The Gretna Area is an ideal location from which to start exploring Dumfries & Galloway and Scotland.

With plenty of places to stay to suit all budgets & many miles of quiet country roads to explore any trip to Scotland wouldn't be complete without a visit to the Gretna Area.
The Galloway Tourist Route   Solway Coast Heritage Trail
The Galloway Tourist Route rescues you from the bustle of the motorway at Gretna and takes you along the scenic Solway Coast........
This 190 mile route winds through the beautiful rugged shores of the Solway Firth, taking you from Gretna right along to Scotland's most southerly point, the Mull of Galloway.
....... through villages and market towns, up along the edge of the Galloway Forest Park, with its craggy mountains and lochs and past ancient castles towards Ayr.
Touring on quiet roads, you'll take in breathtaking views of peninsulas across shimmering seas and peaceful bays.