Newcastleton is a popular place to head to while you are exploring Scottish Borders as many of the city’s most popular attractions are close. Two sights that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Hermitage Castle and the much-loved Kielder Castle. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Kielder Water and the Hawick Museum & Scott Art Gallery.
Savvy travelers in Newcastleton, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will love the cultural attractions nearby. There are plenty of excellent destinations to take the family for a few hours such as the Roman Army Museum in Brampton.
Sports fans should get tickets for Brunton Park, Carlisle to see the Carlisle United FC doing battle with visiting teams. On match days the stadium is filled with blue and white, as crowds flock together to support their beloved team.
After seeing the sights around Newcastleton, get a good nights sleep at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. For a good night’s sleep be sure to check out the Days Inn Gretna Green, the Smiths At Gretna Green Classic, and the Solway Lodge Hotel, Gretna Green.