Visit the spectacular highlands of Donegal, one of Irelands most desolate yet spectacular regions.
The journey begins with a visit to Grianan fort, former base of the northern O’Neill clan which offers spectacular views of north Donegal.Journey through Letterkenny, Donegal’s biggest town into the rugged Donegal highlands (once connected to the Scottish Caledonians). Visit the fabulous Glenveagh National Park and enjoy the fabulous gardens and walks (where red deer and a myriad of wildlife can be viewed) and pay a visit to Glenveagh castle with guided tours available on request.
Depart Glenveagh for the breathtaking Poison Glen, home of the wonderful Dunlewey centre offering boat trips, weaving demonstrations and an open farm in the shadow of Mount Errigal , Donegal’s highest peak. Learn of the continuing development of the Irish language in the gaeltacht areas of Gweedore and Falcarragh and visit one of Donegal’s myriad of sensational beaches before returning to Derry along the coast. Prices are available on request.