5-Day Private Tour to County Donegal

Embark on a 5-day private tour from Dublin, leaving the hustle and bustle of the capital city behind. Journey through the scenic rolling green hills and charming countryside of Ireland to arrive in County Donegal.

‘Donegal Tour Guide’ will arrange all transportation for your private multi-day trip to County Donegal in the North west of Ireland.

Below is a suggested itinerary for an extended tour starting in Dublin. We can however tailor this to start from anywhere in Ireland.

Donegal Airport
Day 1: Chauffeur transfer from Dublin Airport to County Donegal

Your escorted tour of County Donegal, Ireland can begin with pick up from anywhere in Ireland.

Sliabh League, Co. Donegal
Day 2: Sliabh Liag Cliffs and Glencolumbcille

Taking the coastal route from Donegal Town, we will visit Sliabh Liag, the highest accessible sea cliffs in Europe. We will pass through many towns and villages including Killybegs, Ireland’s premier fishing harbour. Step back in time at Glencolmcille Folk Village and see how life was here a century ago.


  • Sliabh Liag Cliffs
  • Glengesh Pass
  • Glencolmcille Folk Village
  • Killybegs Port
An Grianan of Aileach, Co. Donegal
Day 3: Glenveagh National Park and Gaeltacht

Travelling through the Irish speaking Donegal Gaeltacht and vast peat boglands of rural Donegal, we will visit Fanad Lighthouse, one of the Signature points on Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way. By afternoon, we will explore Glenveagh National Park and Castle to learn about the deeds (good and bad) of its former owners.


  • Errigal Mountain
  • Fanad Lighthouse
  • Dunlewey
  • Glenveagh National Park
Malin Head, Inishowen, Co. Donegal
Day 4: Malin Head and Inishowen

Travel north through Inishowen, Ireland’s largest peninsula. Visit Grianan of Aileach, the ancient seat of power of the Ulster chieftains and Lough Swilly, the inspiration for ‘Amazing Grace’. Step back in time at Doagh Famine Village and experience how life used to be in the area. Your day culminates by reaching Malin Head, Ireland’s most Northerly point and the filming location of Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi.


  • Grianan of Aileach
  • Fort Dunree
  • Mamore Gap
  • Doagh Famine Village
  • Malin Head
Donegal Airport
Day 5: Chauffeur Transfer to your next destination

Collection from your accommodation and transfer to your next destination or airport in Ireland

Your private tour to County Donegal is completely customisable, based on your group’s interests and timeframe available. Chauffeur collection from and drop off to anywhere in Ireland means that you don’t have to worry about car hire or public transport during your Irish vacation.

Donegal Tour Guide will help you to create the perfect Donegal tour itinerary to ensure that you make the most of your time here and don’t miss any of what Donegal has to offer. The best part is that you’ll be in the relaxed company of a Donegal tour guide, touring at a pace that suits you. We are happy to suggest accommodation options.

Please note, Donegal Tour Guide does not book accommodation. It is the responsibility of the guests to choose and book their own accommodation.

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