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Galloway Tanks and Activity Centre

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Great day out at Galloway Tanks

Fantastic day out if you are in the area, would highly recommend. I booked this with my brother as... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Tanks for a great day!

Coming from a forces family and having a love of physical activity, a tank driving experience... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“clay shooting”(3 reviews)
“great fun”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Penkiln Farm, Garlieston DG8 8AB, Scotland
+44 1988 600639
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic day out if you are in the area, would highly recommend. I booked this with my brother as a surprise for our youngest sibling’s 21st birthday. We did Archery, Clay Shooting and Tank Driving throughout the day. Steve was our instructor for the day...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Coming from a forces family and having a love of physical activity, a tank driving experience seemed like the perfect gift for my husband – and judging by how much he loved our day at Galloway Tanks, I think it was the perfect choice. We...More

Thank L G
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Decided to organise an afternoon of tank driving, four wheel drive and clay shooting on sat afternoon and it was really good. Steve was really good and extremely patient with us. However he is the only one running the whole afternoon which meant it took...More

Thank Monkey168
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We all really enjoy the tank driving.. And learning about all the tanks and vehicles... We visited the year before as well and enjoyed it so much did it again in 2017 and also decided to try the shooting experience as well... We're doing it...More

Thank Orla D
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Driving an armoured personnel carrier was like nothing I had ever done before, but the instructor was incredibly patient and really made it a fantastic experience. My wife and I learned a lot and it was really fun - the highlight of our trip to...More

Thank Yvon T
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

I booked a session of clay pigeon shooting and a session with the Lee enfield for my boyfriend and myself. Steve was fantastic. Patient and kept us both right with a friendly professional approach. He is obviously very passionate about what he does and that...More

Thank lyndsayhjackson
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

If you're a big toy loving history buff this is the perfect day out - or even if you just like the idea of driving some big pieces of kit round woodland in Scotland. We spent four hours at the centre doing the archery, historic...More

Thank jammy
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic time. Arranged for my husband, Paul, to drive a Personnel Carrier for a birthday treat & we both had a brilliant afternoon. Paul had good instruction & was in control of the vehicle for at least 20 mins which was so exciting....More

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Bought a voucher for a friend who is a military enthusiast and he loved it! Highly recommend this experience if you’re looking for a special gift for someone. Thanks!

Thank lottiebaldwin
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We had booked archery and shooting with Steve during our weekend in Dalbeattie, but unfortunately the weather and traffic were against us and we were somewhat late in arriving, much to Steve's frustration. We assured him it couldn't be helped and eventually decided just one...More

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William R
10 July 2017|
Response from BeachboyB | Reviewed this property |
If you phone up, they will be able to tell you. I only took the tank driving and booked that about 3 months in advance.