Attractions

Top Choice Viewpoint in Dunfanaghy

Horn Head

The towering headland of Horn Head has some of the Wild Atlantic Way's most spectacular scenery, with dramatic quartzite cliffs, topped with bog and heather, rearing over 180m high. The narrow road from Dunfanaghy (…
Top Choice Beach in Falcarragh & Gortahork

Magheraroarty Beach

A beautiful beach that curves for more than 3km. There are good walks along the shore and through the dunes. Even better are the views out to the islands, including Tory.
Wildlife Reserve in Dunfanaghy

Ards Forest Park

Anyone looking to stretch their legs will love this forested park, criss-crossed by marked nature trails varying in length from 2km to 13km. Covering 480 hectares along the northern shore of the Ards Peninsula and 5…
Beach in Dunfanaghy

Tramore Beach

Reaching Dunfanaghy's loveliest beach, Tramore, requires hiking through the grassy dunes to the west of the village for about 2km.Other local beaches include wide, sandy and empty Killahoey Beach, which leads right …
Historic Building in Dunfanaghy

Dunfanaghy Workhouse

This prominent stone building on the western edge of town was once the local workhouse, built to keep and employ the destitute. Conditions were horrible. Men, women, children and the sick were segregated, their live…
Beach in Burtonport & Kincasslagh

Carrick Finn Beach

Head north of Burtonport on the coast road to reach the picturesque village of Kincasslagh (Cionn Caslach), with ancient cottages perched on top of rocky outcrops and the stunning Blue Flag beach at Carrick Finn. Th…
Visitor Centre in Dungloe

Daniel O'Donnell Visitor Centre

Singer and local-boy-made-good Daniel O'Donnell is celebrated in this shrine-like museum ('There's his wedding suit!'). The hugely popular 'Wee Daniel' is beloved for his Irish folk and country music and his hits in…
Island in Arranmore Island

Green Island

Off the southwestern tip is Green Island, a bird sanctuary for corncrakes, snipes and a variety of seabirds; you can see it from Arranmore (but not visit).
Gallery in Tory Island

Dixon Gallery

The place to see Tory Island's famous 'naive art' plus other works.