This evening, I am providing information and images consequent upon a recent visit to Portpatrick.

 Portpatrick, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.

Summary facts and information on Portpatrick:

  • Located on West Coast of Scotland, about one hundred miles south of Glasgow, close to the ferry port of Stranraer.
  • Population about 960 persons.
  • A seaside town featuring pastel-coloured houses set in a small bay with cliffs as backdrop.
  • A good location for hiking and sea fishing.

Sunset at Portpatrick

Flora at Portpatrick

Harbour at Portpatrick

Lighthouse at Portpatrick

Portpatrick Hotel

Horse with braided main

Coastal trail to Dunskey Castle

More information for the visitor

The publication Visitors’ Guide to Scotland contains a section on southern Scotland plus a vast array of additional information on Scotland in general and it’s islands. The ISBN is 978-1-9161332-0-4. This is also available via Kindle.


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