Top things to do

Viewpoint in Killybegs

Largy Viewpoint

Pull your car in here for excellent, serene and sublime views over the sea. It's west of Killybegs along the R263. On a clear day, you can see four counties from here – Donegal, Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim. Sunsets from…
Modern Irish in Killybegs

Kitty Kelly's

Dining at this restaurant in a 200-year-old farmhouse feels more like attending an intimate dinner party. The menu is a modern take on Irish favourites with an emphasis on seafood. It's on the coast road, 5km west o…
Cafe in Killybegs

The Pod

Enterprising Nuala serves up some fine coffee and baked goodies from her super-shiny, tear-drop-shaped mobile Pod that pulls into the Largy Viewpoint in between Killybegs and Kilcar. Have a shot of caffeine to go wi…
Beach in Killybegs

Fintragh Bay

The best beach in the Killybegs area is at secluded Fintragh Bay, about 3km west of town, a gorgeous stunner of a beach and a must-see. Go down the steps from the car park and head round to the right to find a lovel…
Museum in Killybegs

Killybegs International Carpet Making & Fishing Centre

The former factory of Donegal Carpets provides a good overview of the town's history. The fun wheelhouse simulator lets you 'steer' a fishing trawler into the harbour. Don't expect to see any carpets being made as t…
Cafe in Killybegs

Ahoy Cafe

This new cafe slightly out of the centre of things along Shore Rd does, among other things, a fine seafood chowder, fish pie, blueberry scones and excellent coffee, as well as plus tasty pancakes and breakfasts.
Cafe in Killybegs

Mrs B's Coffee House

Mrs B's is a bright and welcoming cafe with comfy sofas, local art on the walls, and a menu of homemade and locally sourced food, extending from hearty breakfasts and sandwiches to drool-worthy baked goods; portions…