Remote and isolated County, this rugged county is one for those looking for some space.
Donegal Tours with Great British Trips
County Donegal in Northern Ireland is characterised by winding country roads which are surrounded by remote village, fields, pastures, mountains, sea cliffs and dramatic peninsulas, streams and carpets of purple wild heather. If you're a person who's travelling to Ireland to get away from it all then this is the destination for you. Donegal Town itself is set in the Valley surrounded by Barnesmore Mountains and Donegal. The town is steeped in history and surrounded by the remains of several earthen forts.
Want to visit Donegal?
Time to spend here: 3 hours - 1 day
More Information: Tourist Information website
What's nearby? County Down, Athlone
What transport do you recommend? Donegal is a large region of North West Ireland and is best explored with a vehicle
Did you know? Tory Island off of Donegal has a King. This is a unique tradition that does not exist anywhere else in Ireland.