10 days in Donegal Town & County Sligo Itinerary

10 days in Donegal Town & County Sligo Itinerary

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10 days in Donegal Town & County Sligo Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
Fly + Drive:  17 h 30 min
1
Donegal Town
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Collooney
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  17 h 45 min
End: Minneapolis

6
nights
Donegal Town

Donegal Town ©
Its rugged setting and friendly locals make Donegal a popular destination along Ireland's coast.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Barnesmore Gap and Mamore Gap. Venture out of the city with trips to Atlantic Sheepdogs (in Grange), Poison Glen (in Gweedore) and Swan Park (in Buncrana). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Mullaghmore Coast, tour the pleasant surroundings at Silver Strand Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Maghera Beach and Caves, and shop like a local with The Art House Art Gallery.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Donegal Town vacation site .

Minneapolis, USA to Donegal Town is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Minneapolis to Donegal Town. Traveling from Minneapolis in May, you will find days in Donegal Town are a bit cooler (57°F), and nights are about the same (51°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Collooney.

Things to do in Donegal Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ardara, Malin Beg, Dunfanaghy, Ballyshannon, Swan Park
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Mullaghmore Coast ©
Mullaghmore Coast
Mamore Gap
Mamore Gap
Atlantic Sheepdogs ©
Atlantic Sheepdogs

2
nights
Collooney

Collooney ©
Collooney or Coloony is a town in County Sligo, Ireland.TransportCollooney is located just off the N4 (Dublin to Sligo) and N17 (Sligo to Galway) roads, having been bypassed twice, by the N4 in 1998, and the N17 in 1992, and is the meeting point of both roads. You've now added Markree RIding Stables to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): look for gifts at Celtic Gift Shop, then get outside with Adventure Gently, and then ride a horse along Markree RIding Stables.

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Traveling by car from Donegal Town to Collooney takes 1.5 hours. May in Collooney sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 50°F at night. You'll set off for home on the 27th (Wed).

Things to do in Collooney

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Adventure Gently, Celtic Gift Shop
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Markree RIding Stables ©
Markree RIding Stables

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