Kagyu Samye Ling Tibetan Buddhist Monastery & Centre for World Peace and Health

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Eskdalemuir, Dumfries & Galloway, DG13 0QL

    Samye Ling is a large Tibetan Buddhist temple and monastic community located in a quiet rural setting.

    The temple offers a programme of weekend courses and teachings in Buddhist philosophy and meditation with accommodation available in a peaceful and tranquil setting.

    2 Visitor Attraction
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    9AM TO 5PM


    • Tea & Coffee Available in the Tibetan Tea Rooms


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Rural Location

    Special Requirements

    • Groups Welcome
    • No Pets Allowed


    • Payphones Available
    • Public Toilet Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • Gift Shop selling a wide range of authentic Tibetan Buddhist products

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • Diners Card
    • Electron
    • JCB Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Free Parking On-Site

    Public Transport Directions

    By Plane:- From Edinburgh Airport take the shuttle bus to Edinburgh Waverley Train Station, then take a train to Lockerbie. Take the local bus service No112 from Lockerbie Bridge Street to Samye Ling Monastery.

    By Train - For train timetables visit www.trainline.com . From Lockerbie Railway Station walk up into the Town Square and take the first Road on the left. (Bridge Street) The bus stop is about half way up on the left hand side. The local bus service No 112 runs from Lockerbie to Samye Ling everyday except Sunday. For current timetables please phone 01576 203 874 or visit www.travelinescotland.com and click on 'Timetables'. 

    By Bus - for National Express Coaches phone 08717 818 178 or www.nationalexpress.com . For the local 112 bus times phone 01576 203 874 or visit www.travelinescotland.com and click on 'Timetables'. 

    By Taxi -  use either MY Taxis 01576 202491 or Station Taxis 01576 205968


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