Attractions

Top Choice Beach in Glencolumbcille

Malinbeg Beach

At Malinbeg you'll find this sheltered bay bitten out of low cliffs, with 60 steps descending to a gorgeous little sandy beach. It's 6km past the folk village. You may find it deserted.
Top Choice Beach in Glencolumbcille

Doonalt Beach

This lovely sandy beach with brisk waves is in Doonalt, immediately west of the village; access is from the car park opposite the folk museum.
Museum in Glencolumbcille

Glencolmcille Folk Village

A museum with a mission, this folk centre was established by the forward-thinking Father James McDyer in 1967 to freeze-frame traditional folk life for posterity. It's housed in a huddle of thatched white cottages r…