5 days in County Donegal Itinerary

5 days in County Donegal Itinerary

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5 days in County Donegal Itinerary

Start: Malmo
Drive:  15​h 45​min
1
Buncrana
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Dungloe
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Donegal Town
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Malmo

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Buncrana

Buncrana ©
Buncrana is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. On the 6th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Amazing Grace Viewing Platform, Walk and Park! and then contemplate the long history of Grianan Of Aileach.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Buncrana trip itinerary planning app .

Malmo, Sweden to Buncrana is an approximately 25.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Malmo to Buncrana. Traveling from Malmo in August, expect nights in Buncrana to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are little chillier, around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Dungloe.

Things to do in Buncrana

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

County Donegal
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Doagh Famine village ©
Doagh Famine village
Fort Dunree Military Museum ©
Fort Dunree Military Museum
Swan Park ©
Swan Park

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Dungloe

Dungloe ©
An Clochán Liath is a Gaeltacht town in County Donegal in Ulster, Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Crohy Head Sea Arch, get your game on at An Club Beag, then make a trip to St. Mura's Cross, Fahan, and finally see the interesting displays at Daniel O'Donnell Visitor Centre.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Dungloe travel route site .

Drive from Buncrana to Dungloe in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Dungloe are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Donegal Town.

Things to do in Dungloe

Fun & Games Museums Nature

Side Trips

St. Mura's Cross, Fahan, Crohy Head Sea Arch
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An Club Beag ©
An Club Beag
St. Mura's Cross, Fahan ©
St. Mura's Cross, Fahan
Crohy Head Sea Arch ©
Crohy Head Sea Arch

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Donegal Town

Donegal Town ©
Its rugged setting and friendly locals make Donegal a popular destination along Ireland's coast.
On the 9th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Donegal Castle.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Donegal Town travel planner.

You can drive from Dungloe to Donegal Town in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Donegal Town can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Donegal Town

Historic Sites
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Donegal Castle ©
Donegal Castle

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