6 days in County Donegal Itinerary

6 days in County Donegal Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Oslo, Norway
Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
1
Carrick
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Bundoran
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Buncrana
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Dunfanaghy
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Oslo, Norway

1
night
Carrick

Carrick ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Silver Strand Beach, relax in the rural setting at Away to Me Sheepdog Trial Demonstrations, and then get great views at Slieve League.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Carrick attractions planner.

Oslo, Norway to Carrick is an approximately 9.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Oslo to Carrick is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Oslo in July, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Carrick: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bundoran.

Things to do in Carrick

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Malin Beg
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Slieve League ©
Slieve League
Silver Strand Beach
Silver Strand Beach
Away to Me Sheepdog Trial Demonstrations ©
Away to Me Sheepdog Trial Demonstrations

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night
Bundoran

Bundoran ©
Bundoran is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. On the 28th (Tue), make a trip to Lough Eske, explore the historical opulence of Donegal Castle, then find something for the whole family at Bundoran Adventure Park, and finally cool off at Bundoran Waterworld.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bundoran travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Carrick to Bundoran in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Bundoran can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Buncrana.

Things to do in Bundoran

Theme Parks Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trip

Donegal Town
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Bundoran Waterworld ©
Bundoran Waterworld
Bundoran Adventure Park ©
Bundoran Adventure Park
Donegal Castle ©
Donegal Castle

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night
Buncrana

Buncrana ©
Buncrana is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take a memorable drive along Mamore Gap, then admire the sheer force of Glenevin Waterfall, and then steep yourself in history at Doagh Famine village.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, use the Buncrana trip planner.

Getting from Bundoran to Buncrana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Dunfanaghy.

Things to do in Buncrana

Historic Sites Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trips

Clonmany, Doagh Famine village
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Doagh Famine village ©
Doagh Famine village
Mamore Gap
Mamore Gap
Glenevin Waterfall ©
Glenevin Waterfall

2
nights
Dunfanaghy

Dunfanaghy ©
Dunfanaghy is a small town, former fishing port, and commercial centre in County Donegal, Ireland. On the 30th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Glenveagh National Park and then step into the grandiose world of Glenveagh Castle.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Dunfanaghy trip itinerary app.

Drive from Buncrana to Dunfanaghy in 1.5 hours. July in Dunfanaghy sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dunfanaghy

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Letterkenny, Glenveagh National Park
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Glenveagh Castle ©
Glenveagh Castle
Glenveagh National Park ©
Glenveagh National Park
Mount Errigal ©
Mount Errigal