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Donegal Town Walks

Quay Street | Donegal Tourist Office, Donegal Town, Ireland
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Athassel Priory is the largest priory in Ireland. The priory dates back to the late 12th century... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Lisam1577
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Great short walk

This short 1.5 hour walking tour starts from the donegal tourist centre and the male guide works in... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
barb1958
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Sawtell, Australia
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3 Oct 2017
“must see”
1 Jul 2017
“Great short walk”
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Quay Street | Donegal Tourist Office, Donegal Town, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Athassel Priory is the largest priory in Ireland. The priory dates back to the late 12th century when it was founded by the Augustinians Athassel 1221. It is nice to walk around on a sunny day you get the reflections of the sun on the...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

This short 1.5 hour walking tour starts from the donegal tourist centre and the male guide works in conjunction with the centre. The weather wasn't the best, showering rain, but this did not dampen our tour. It was very informative of the history and happenings...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2016

pop into shops and enjoy a quant stroll, walk out to the small inlet harbor and meander tru the cemetery overlooking the harbor, Serene and restfull.typical small Irish town square.

1  Thank skipperchris401
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Reviewed 25 May 2016

Nice wee town and very friendly people some good shops and pubs.pud food good also there are a couple of hotels we did not visit them this time.

Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

You really need to get out of town to do any walks. The graveyard is interesting, but the coastal walk only goes a few hundred yards before it ends in fencing for long term repairs.

1  Thank KingKongScotland
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Reviewed 3 September 2014

We walked to the castle, castle bar, and they had a food show near our hotel. The bank and pharmacy were on the same block as our hotel. Everyone was friendly and the tourist information center helped us book day tours. She also helped us...More

2  Thank Lindalee S
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Reviewed 30 June 2012

Donegal Town is a small town on the river Eske in county Donegal. I stayed there for five days and it was a very pleasant and surprising stay. It has a unique centre with close to it Donegal Castle. It is the ruine of a...More

11  Thank Trees R
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Reviewed 29 April 2012

Enjoyed shopping in Donegal Town. Magees is great and the shoe shop on the Diamond is excellent

1  Thank CLoveKillinchy
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Reviewed 21 October 2011

The town of Donegal is in the Northern most county in the Republic of Ireland. The town itself is positioned on the protected bay of Donegal. Centuries old, this gem of a town is filled with boutiques, pubs and cemeteries. Everything is within walking distance...More

9  Thank shexbends
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