Fanad Head Lighthouse, Stooey

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#5 of 40 in Historic Sites in County Donegal
Must see · Lighthouse · Landmark
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  • Words can't express how amazing this place is. We booked for our first year anniversary and we were not disappointed. The views are breathtaking, accommodation spotless and best of all pet friendly...  more »
  • The drive from Portsalon to Fanad Head is spectacular with highlight being the views across Ballymastocker Bay. The lighthouse at Fanad Head was actually close when I arrived (7pm) so I only got to....  more »
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  • We had a lovely family day out here. We brought a picnic and sat and watched the sea. Afterward we did a tour of the lighthouse. Its €3 to walk around the grounds and €10 for the tour and to go up to the light. They will do a very good group rate if you ask. The tour was very informative and the guide was fantastic. My young nephew start asking questions about sharks which had nothing to do with the lighthouse however the guide happy chatted with my nephew about sharks. It was great going up the tower. Would not recommend to anyone with a fear of heights or small places.
  • Great interesting tour of lighthouse. We had great guide who answered all the questions. Good parking good views. Great photo location. Visitor centre nearby with coffee shop. Also nearby pub for drink and food and relaxing.
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