South Donegal Private Tour

'Step On' Tour Guide

A South Donegal tour is a jam packed day rewarded with experiences and memories to last a lifetime. Immerse yourself in the traditional Irish culture at Glencolmcille Folk Village and visit the heritage town of Ardara.

Enjoy views of views of the Atlantic Ocean, Donegal Bay and the Sligo Mountains from over 600m high at Sliabh Liag sea cliffs.
All South Donegal tours are custom built to suit the interests of the tourist, their location and timeframe available. The following is a suggestion of some of the attractions to include while on a day trip of South Donegal.

Sliabh Liag, Co. Donegal

Sliabh Liag

Sliabh Liag (Slieve League) translates in English to ‘Mountain of Stones’. This area is home to the highest sea cliffs in Europe, almost three times higher than the Cliffs of Moher in Co. Clare. The journey to the top offers exciting breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, Donegal Bay and the Sligo mountains.

Ardara, Co. Donegal

Ardara Heritage Town

Home to the best Donegal tweed makers in the county, Ardara heritage town is a must for any visitor looking for a true authentic Irish experience. This town is the best souvenir shopping spot on your Donegal tour!

Coming mid 2022: Sliabh Liag Distillery tours

Glengesh Pass

Leaving Sliabh Liag, the winding Glengesh Pass links Ardara heritage town and Glencolmcille. The scenic glacial valley is dotted with old cottages and farmsteads.

Glencolmcille Folk Village, Co. Donegal

Glencolmcille Folk Village

Entrance fee not included | Subject to seasonal opening hours
This replica of an Irish village offers a glimpse into daily life as it was in the 1700’s, 1800’s and 1900’s. Travel back in time to see how our ancestors lived in rural Ireland.

Killybegs Harbour, Co. Donegal

Killybegs Fishing Harbour

Killybegs is the largest fishing port in Ireland with some of the most modern fishing vessels to be seen daily. The area originally gets it’s names from the Gaelic ‘Na Cealla Beaga’, meaning ‘small cells’. This relates to the beehive shape cells in a local early monastic settlement.

Muckross Head, Co. Donegal

Muckross Head

Muckross Head is a narrow peninsula nestled against the slopes of a small mountain range. From the Wild Atlantic Way drive, there are breathtaking views of the headland and expansive beach.

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