Day 1 – Donegal
Begin your Irish adventure with a ferry crossing to the Emerald Isle. Travel to Donegal where you will stay for the duration of your trip enjoying the rugged and wild coastline of the Wild Atlantic Way. Arriving at your hotel to a warm Irish welcome, a delicious 3 course meal.
Day 2 - Slieve League Sea Cliff & Ardara
Today we drive though the Gaeltacht area & admire traditional Ireland and its scenery. Arriving at Slieve League, where there are terrific views of the Atlantic Ocean, the Sligo Mountains and Donegal Bay, the cliff face rises over 600m above the raging ocean. We make our way to Ardara voted one of Ireland’s prettiest towns, enjoy some free time here to explore the craft shops, local tweed makers or stop into Nancy’s Family run Irish pub for a bite to eat or a lunch time pint.
Day 3 - Glenveagh Nation Park & Letterkenny
Starting our day at Glenveagh Castle, a 19th Century castellated mansion built between 1867 and 1873. Surrounded by the famous Glenveagh Gardens, its construction in a remote mountain setting was inspired by the Victorian idyll of a romantic highland retreat. Bus transfer & entrance to the Castle included. We leave Glenveagh mid-afternoon and head back towards Donegal. Along the way we stop at Letterkenny, a busy town with plenty of cafes for lunch & shopping for loved ones. We arrive back to our hotel with some time to relax before our dinner & night time sing along in the local bar.
Day 4 - Free Day to Explore
A relaxed day to unwind and explore, Donegal is a bustling town full of charm and history. Take a walk down to the old Abbey, through the woods along the bank walk or over to the old Famine workhouse. Just off the town centre visit the Castle and learn its wonderful history or take a cruise out on the Donegal Bay Water bus and see the Seal Colony while learning Donegal’s beautiful history. There is certainly plenty of things to do in this beautiful Irish town.