4 days in County Donegal Itinerary

4 days in County Donegal Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dublin
Drive:  2 h 45 min
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Donegal Town
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Dunfanaghy
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Buncrana
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
End: Dublin

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Donegal Town

Donegal Town ©
Its rugged setting and friendly locals make Donegal a popular destination along Ireland's coast.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): experience rural life at Castle Adventure Open Farm and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rossnowlagh Beach.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Donegal Town trip planner.

Dublin to Donegal Town is an approximately 3- hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. Traveling from Dublin in February, Donegal Town is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Dunfanaghy.

Things to do in Donegal Town

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Castle Adventure Open Farm, Rossnowlagh Beach
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Rossnowlagh Beach ©
Rossnowlagh Beach
Castle Adventure Open Farm ©
Castle Adventure Open Farm

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Dunfanaghy

Dunfanaghy ©
Dunfanaghy is a small town, former fishing port, and commercial centre in County Donegal, Ireland. On the 17th (Mon), view the masterpieces at The Art House Art Gallery, go for a walk through Marble Hill Strand, then walk around Ards Forest Park, and finally step into the grandiose world of Glenveagh Castle.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Dunfanaghy trip planner.

Traveling by car from Donegal Town to Dunfanaghy takes 1.5 hours. In February in Dunfanaghy, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Buncrana.

Things to do in Dunfanaghy

Parks Beaches Historic Sites

Side Trips

Glenveagh Castle, Ards Forest Park
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Glenveagh Castle ©
Glenveagh Castle
Ards Forest Park ©
Ards Forest Park
Marble Hill Strand ©
Marble Hill Strand

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Buncrana

Buncrana ©
Buncrana is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. On the 18th (Tue), stroll through Pollan Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Five Fingers Strand, then enjoy the sand and surf at Culdaff Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloncha Church & St Buadan'S Cross. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Dunree Bay, then stroll through Lisfannon Strand, then enjoy the sand and surf at Porthaw Beach, and finally contemplate the long history of Amazing Grace Viewing Platform, Walk and Park!.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Buncrana driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Dunfanaghy to Buncrana in 1.5 hours. In February in Buncrana, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Buncrana

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Culdaff, Pollan Beach, Five Fingers Strand
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Five Fingers Strand ©
Five Fingers Strand
Cloncha Church & St Buadan'S Cross ©
Cloncha Church & St Buadan'S Cross