Sanctuary happens at a remote site in the Galloway Forest Dark Skies Park in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland. The nearest town with shops and B&B’s is Newton Stewart, 7 miles from the site.

Sanctuary’s address is:
Talnotry, A712, Nr Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway. DG8 7BL

We are
1 hr 15 mins from Dumfries
1hr 15 mins from Ayr
2 hours from Glasgow

If you have your own transport you’ll find directions from the A75 at Newton Stewart at this link
Directions from the other direction (New Galloway) are HERE and also see map below

Remember to download the sat nav route before leaving as you may loose signal as you approach the site.

If you don’t have your own transport theres a bit more planning involved. There are buses to Newton Stewart from Dumfries and Glasgow which you will find if you search online. There is a taxi firm in Newton Stewart – McLeans Tel 01671 404131

Please remember torch, warm clothes, waterproofs, sensible shoes, food, water. Good luck!

Image by Bart photography

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