7 days in County Donegal Itinerary

7 days in County Donegal Itinerary

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7 days in County Donegal Itinerary

New York City
Fly:  9​h 30​min
Buncrana
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Dungloe
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Bundoran
— 1 night
Fly:  22​h 30​min
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2
days
Buncrana

Buncrana ©
Buncrana is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): cruise along Mamore Gap, then take in the dramatic scenery at Glenevin Waterfall, and then don't miss a visit to Malin Head. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Swan Park, then brush up on your military savvy at Fort Dunree Military Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Grianan Of Aileach.

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September in Buncrana sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 53°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Dungloe.

Things to do in Buncrana

Parks Museums Scenic Drive

Side Trips

County Donegal, Clonmany
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Glenevin Waterfall ©
Glenevin Waterfall
Grianan Of Aileach ©
Grianan Of Aileach
Fort Dunree Military Museum ©
Fort Dunree Military Museum

2
days
Dungloe

Dungloe ©
An Clochán Liath is a Gaeltacht town in County Donegal, Ireland. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Glenveagh National Park. On the next day, play a few rounds at Cruit Island Golf Club and then contemplate the long history of Glencolmcille Folk Village.

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Explore your travel options from Buncrana to Dungloe with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in September, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bundoran.

Things to do in Dungloe

Nature Parks Golf

Side Trips

Cruit Island Golf Club, Glencolmcille Folk Village, Glenveagh National Park
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Glenveagh National Park ©
Glenveagh National Park
Cruit Island Golf Club ©
Cruit Island Golf Club
Glencolmcille Folk Village ©
Glencolmcille Folk Village

1
day
Bundoran

Bundoran ©
Bundoran is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Sea Arch, then hit the tides with a taste of the best surfing spots, then don't miss a visit to Lough Eske, and finally step into the grandiose world of Donegal Castle.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Dungloe to Bundoran. In September, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 53°F.

Things to do in Bundoran

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Donegal Town, Great Pollet Sea Arch
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Donegal Castle ©
Donegal Castle
Great Pollet Sea Arch ©
Great Pollet Sea Arch