Top things to do

Church in Rathmelton

Tullyaughnish Church

This church on the hill is special because of the Romanesque carvings in the eastern wall, taken from a far older church on nearby Aughnish Island, on the River Lennon. Coming from Letterkenny, turn right at the riv…
Irish in Rathmelton

Bridge Bar

The Bridge Bar is one of those lovely old country pubs you specifically came to Ireland to seek out. Its cosy 1st-floor restaurant has classic Irish steak and seafood dishes: be sure to try the excellent beers from …
Market in Rathmelton

Rathmelton Country Market

The limited hours means there's a real scrum to get the best produce, prepared foods, baked treats and more at one of Donegal's best farmers markets. It's in a car park just by the river.