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A very beautiful waterfall. Well worth a visit.

Assaranca Waterfall is right on the road (although the whole road is off the beaten track so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Reading, United Kingdom

Visited the waterfall on the way to Beach & caves.. Lovely.. Great place for a few Photos.. Kids... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nicola B
Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Assaranca Waterfall is right on the road (although the whole road is off the beaten track so speak). There's some limited free parking right by the waterfall just off the road with a patch of lawn/grass that sort of invites you rest a moment and/or...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the waterfall on the way to Beach & caves.. Lovely.. Great place for a few Photos.. Kids & Adults thought it was beautiful.. ❤❤

Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited the waterfall now a few times and each time it amazes us! It is very peaceful and has beautiful views.

Thank shoflo16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I posted a video of the falls on the Wild Atlantic Way facebook page and it went viral. Such is the wow factor of the waterfall. Apparently it is sometimes only a dribble depending on the weather but we visited when there hadn't been much...More

Thank Marian E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have had a wet and windy week so the waterfall was very impressive! Best part of our day. The road leads on to Maghera beach and caves but it was torrential rain at that point 😔 so we skipped that.

Thank Áine M
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This waterfall is right along the road from Maghera Beach towards N56. You pull off the road and there it is. It is beautiful and worth a stop just for the photo opportunity. It would be a great spot for a picnic.

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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

A gift on the way to Maghera Beach and Caves. If we had time would have taken a dip in after being at the beach.

Thank Maurmc2014
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We drove down the narrow road to this beautiful little waterfall with parking area on the way to the beach. We had a lovely picnic there, and very few people came while we were there.

1  Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

If you are visiting Donegal County will be ideal to visit even the waterfall as is on one side of the road. Is an amazing waterfall. After visiting the waterfall we went on the road to the sea side and we discovered an amazing road...More

Thank Romina Si Dorin G
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Everytime we are in the area we visit this waterfall, you never get tired of looking at it, peaceful in one respect, amazing in another, so beautiful and so natural.

Thank m0yramcsherry
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Stevie A
3 June 2018|
Response from Colin F | Reviewed this property |
The falls are at the side of the road so no restrictions for dogs.
29 April 2018|
Response from M-ariaAVE | Reviewed this property |
The roads are winding and overlook farmlands and a river that meets sea. ( the road is not high until one point that overlooks the water) It is not treacherous though :)
Declan D
13 October 2017|
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Response from turas_10 | Reviewed this property |
I wondered myself. Might ask in the village, maybe in the Heritage center’s little coffee shop or at Nancy’s.