Sample Scottish Food at The Masonic Arms
Charming Pub and Restaurant with surprisingly delicious food and friendly staff. They serve a great range of fresh, locally sourced food and quality Real Ales, beers and Scottish whiskies.
Visit Dalkeith Palace
Completed in early 18th century for the 1st Duchess of Buccleuch. The palace hosted Bonnie Prince Charlie, King George IV and Queen Victoria. The palace is surrounded by beautiful grounds, ideal for picnic or a lovely time with family.
Go back in time at Preston Mill
Outlander fans will recognise this picturesque Dutch-style mill, and it won't disappoint. Keep your eye out for kingfishers, otters, and herons along the walk to Phantassie Doocot.
Tee off at Newbattle Golf Course
Enjoy a 18 hole parkland course with tree lined fairways and strategically placed bunkers. Visitors can play from Monday to Friday & Sundays.
Visit the Scottish National Portrait Gallery
There is no excuse not to pop inside this Gothic beauty. Find yourself amidst portraits of famous Scots and many other captivating pieces of art.
Embark on a journey to the Threave Castle
Only reachable by boat, the castle is situated on an island in the middle of the River Dee. A truly magical experience as you reach the small jetty and a brass bell with a rope pull. Ring the bell and the boatman will take you to the castle.
Wander through cobbled streets of Dean Village
Take a stroll along the to the bucolic Dean Village, with its beautiful 19th century yellow houses (once mills or stables), gardens, cobbled streets and tranquil stream cutting through the village.
Join the Highland Safaris
Experience Scottish wilderness, learn about wildlife, the surrounding environment, the rich heritage and fascinating culture. Join the Land Rover Safari, or explore Mountains and Forests.
RSPB Scotland Loch of Kinnordy
A shallow loch surrounded by farmland attracts seasonal and year-long wildlife residents to bask in its beauty.